60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  21 h 30 min
1
Mykonos Town, Greece
— 6 nights
Fly + Subway:  2 h 30 min
2
Athens, Greece
— 6 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
Train:  3 h
4
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
Porto, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  5 h 30 min
7
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
8
Paris, France
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h
9
Nice, France
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
10
Venice, Italy
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
11
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h
12
Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Sydney, Australia

6
nights
Mykonos Town, Greece

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Little Venice and Aegean Maritime Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Panormos Beach and Fokos Beach. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Sostis Beach, stroll through Agios Stefanos Beach, and get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town trip builder website.

Sydney, Australia to Mykonos Town is an approximately 21.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Sydney in July, expect nights in Mykonos Town to be warmer, around 26°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos, Paradise Beach, Ornos Beach, Kalo Livadi Beach, Platis Gialos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

6
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Glyfada Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Acropolis of Athens and Archaeological Site Mycenae. Explore Athens' surroundings by going to Kantia Beach (in Kantia) and Akrokorinthos (in Corinth). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, wander the streets of Plaka, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Cycladic Art, and stop by Monastiraki.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Athens online tour planner.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Mykonos Town to Athens in 2.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Mykonos Town in July, you will find days in Athens are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Kantia Beach, Archaeological Site Mycenae, Glyfada Beach, Akrokorinthos
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

5
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Take a break from the city and head to L'illa Roja and Aigua Xelida. Family-friendly places like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Platja Port Bo will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barcelona: Playa Sa Riera (in Begur), La playa de Tamariu (in Tamariu) and Camino de Ronda (in S'Agaro). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Parc Guell, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, enjoy the sand and surf at Plaja de Sant Sebastian, and explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Barcelona online journey planner.

You can fly from Athens to Barcelona in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Athens in July, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Begur, Tamariu, Platja Port Bo, Camino de Ronda
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 19th (Sun), stroll around Parque del Retiro, then get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum of Spain, and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Casa de Campo, then steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Madrid trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in July, you will find days in Madrid are somewhat warmer (40°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

4
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Visit Quinta da Regaleira and Sintra National Palace for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museu Nacional do Azulejo and Museu Calouste Gulbenkian. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Castelo dos Mouros & Park and National Palace of Pena). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Belém Tower, observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, take a stroll through Alfama, and do a tasting at The Best Portugal.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Madrid to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Madrid to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Madrid in July, with highs in Lisbon at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
Highlights from your plan
The Best Portugal ©
The Best Portugal
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros

1
night
Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa and then steep yourself in history at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Porto road trip tool.

Getting from Lisbon to Porto by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. While traveling from Lisbon, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Porto, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 17°C. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

6
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Natural History Museum and St. Paul's Cathedral. Kids will appreciate attractions like Tate Modern and Coca-Cola London Eye. Change things up with these side-trips from London: Swinbrook (St Mary's Church & St Oswald's Church), The Cotswold Brewing Company (in Bourton-on-the-Water) and Combe Mill (in Long Hanborough). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, and steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our London online vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Porto to London in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. July in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Burford, Cotswold Falconry Centre, The Cotswold Brewing Company, Combe Mill, Cotswolds Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

6
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Bring the kids along to Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou and The Paris Catacombs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Rouen (Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen & Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, visit Montmartre, don't miss a visit to Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, and explore the galleries of Louvre Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Paris road trip planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. When traveling from London in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rouen, Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

6
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Let the collections at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain capture your imagination. Kids will appreciate attractions like Plage de Gigaro and Calanque de Maubois. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nice: Eglise de Biot (in Biot), Golfe-Juan Vallauris (Plage du Soleil & Plage du Midi) and Plage Naturiste De La Batterie (in Vallauris). Next up on the itinerary: fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage du Ponteil, stroll through Coco Beach, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice trip planner.

You can fly from Paris to Nice in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Paris in August, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Nice

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Vallauris, Saint-Raphael, La Croix-Valmer, Mandelieu-la-Napoule, Eglise de Biot
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain

5
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Kids will enjoy Doge's Palace and Ponte di Rialto. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica di San Marco and Piazza San Marco. Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Verona (Piazza delle Erbe, Arena di Verona, &more) and Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia.

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You can fly from Nice to Venice in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Nice in August since evenings lows in Venice dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Piazzale Michelangelo. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Accademia del Buon Gusto (in Panzano in Chianti), Siena (Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, &more) and Radda in Chianti (Fattoria di Montemaggio & Castello di Monterinaldi). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, learn about winemaking at Poggio al Bosco, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Campanile di Giotto.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Florence trip builder app.

You can take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Siena, Radda in Chianti, Accademia del Buon Gusto, Poggio al Bosco
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

6
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Colosseum and Trevi Fountain. Get some historical perspective at Pantheon and Palatine Hill. Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Tivoli (Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana). There's still lots to do: make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, take an in-depth tour of Musei Capitolini, explore the ancient world of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and take a stroll through Trastevere.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. August in Rome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Tivoli, Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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