60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Vancouver, Canada
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Bath, United Kingdom
— 7 nights
Fly:  7 h
4
Siena, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  10 h
5
Lindos, Greece
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
6
Rethymnon, Greece
— 6 nights
Ferry + Taxi:  3 h
7
Oia, Greece
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
8
Valletta, Malta
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h
9
Alcudia, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
10
Granada, Spain
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
11
Lagos, Portugal
— 3 nights
+3
Train + Bus + Shuttle + Fly:  9 h
12
Playa Blanca, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
13
Maspalomas, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h
End: Vancouver, Canada

4
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Appreciate the collections at National Museum of Iceland and Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Thingvellir National Park and Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Reykjavik: Strokkur (in Geysir) and Gullfoss Falls (in Blaskogabyggd). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Outdoor Activities, see Off-Road Tours, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Reykjavik driving holiday planning app.

Vancouver, Canada to Reykjavik is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Vancouver in September; daily highs in Reykjavik reach 13°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Strokkur, Thingvellir National Park, Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, Gullfoss Falls
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 14:
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Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition ©
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall

6
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. National Wallace Monument and Bamburgh Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Flanders Moss National Nature Reserve (in Kippen), Rosslyn Chapel (in Roslin) and Doune Castle (in Doune). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Lindisfarne Priory, explore the historical opulence of The Alnwick Garden, explore the activities along Pease Bay, and get to know the fascinating history of Edinburgh Old Town.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh journey maker tool.

Fly from Reykjavik to Edinburgh in 6 hours. When traveling from Reykjavik in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Edinburgh, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Bath.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stirling, Glasgow, Pease Bay, Flanders Moss National Nature Reserve, Lindisfarne Priory
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 21:
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Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

7
nights
Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Pitt Rivers Museum and Portsmouth Historic Dockyard will appeal to museum buffs. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Weymouth Beach and Bournemouth Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: HMS Victory (in Portsmouth), Corfe Castle (in Corfe Castle) and Bristol (Brunel's SS Great Britain & Clifton Suspension Bridge). There's much more to do: make a trip to Weymouth Harbour, take in nature's colorful creations at Longleat, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, and explore the galleries of The Roman Baths.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bath tour planner.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Bath in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Siena.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Portsmouth, Weymouth, Cardiff, Bristol, Blenheim Palace
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 28:
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HMS Victory ©
HMS Victory
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Pitt Rivers Museum ©
Pitt Rivers Museum

3
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Civita di Bagnoregio and Torre del Mangia. Abbazia di San Galgano and Duomo di Orvieto are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Siena: Assisi (Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, &more) and Historic Centre of San Gimignano (in San Gimignano). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena and don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Siena road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Bath to Siena takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. September in Siena sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Assisi, Civita di Bagnoregio, Historic Centre of San Gimignano, Abbazia di San Galgano, Duomo di Orvieto
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 2:
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Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia
Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano

5
nights
Lindos, Greece

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Relax by the water at Agios Pavlos Beach and Prasonisi Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Village of Lindos and Acropolis of Lindos. Venture out of the city with trips to Gennadi Beach (in Gennadi) and Alyki Beach (in Monolithos). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Vlycha Beach and enjoy the sand and surf at Kavos Beach.

To see photos and other tourist information, use the Lindos day trip planning site.

Getting from Siena to Lindos by flight takes about 10.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Siena in October, Lindos is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Lindos

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Pefkos, Stegna Beach, Gennadi Beach, Tsambika Beach, Prasonisi Beach
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 8:
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Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Stegna Beach ©
Stegna Beach
Tsambika Beach ©
Tsambika Beach

6
nights
Rethymnon, Greece

Rethymnon ©
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Escape the urban bustle at Falassarna Beach and Gerani Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Monastery of Arkadi and Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Explore Rethymnon's surroundings by going to Livadi Beach (in Bali), Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre (in Hersonissos) and Lake Kournas (in Kournas). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Kokkinos Pirgos Beach, go for a stroll along the water at Old Venetian Harbor, tour the pleasant surroundings at Geropotamos Beach, and take a stroll through Rethymnon Old Town.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rethymnon journey maker site.

Traveling by flight from Lindos to Rethymnon takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Lindos in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 19°C in Rethymnon. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Oia.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Livadi Beach, War Museum Askifou, Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Kokkinos Pirgos Beach, Falassarna Beach
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 14:
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Falassarna Beach ©
Falassarna Beach
Monastery of Arkadi ©
Monastery of Arkadi
Preveli Beach ©
Preveli Beach

5
nights
Oia, Greece

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
We've included these beaches for you: Vitsentzou Beach and Perissa Black Sand Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail and Boat Tours & Water Sports. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Oia: Ancient Thera (in Kamari) and Akrotiri (in Akrotiri). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Amoudi Bay, do a tasting at Santo Winery, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and make a trip to Sunset in Oia.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Oia trip itinerary maker tool.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Rethymnon to Oia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. October in Oia sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Oia

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Fira, Santo Winery, Ancient Thera, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Perissa Black Sand Beach
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery
Wine Tours & Tastings
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail

3
nights
Valletta, Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lascaris War Rooms and Fort St Elmo - National War Museum. Saluting Battery and Mnajdra will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: take in the waterfront at Valletta Waterfront, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mdina Old City, admire the natural beauty at Upper Barrakka Gardens, and admire the striking features of St. John's Co-Cathedral.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Valletta day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Oia to Valletta takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Oia to Valletta. In October, daytime highs in Valletta are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Alcudia.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Mdina Old City, Mnajdra
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 22:
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Saluting Battery ©
Saluting Battery
Lascaris War Rooms ©
Lascaris War Rooms
Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra

4
nights
Alcudia, Spain

Alcudia
Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Explore hidden gems such as Cap de Formentor and Parc Natural de Mondrago. Step out of the city life by going to Cala Turqueta and Cala Tuent. Change things up with these side-trips from Alcudia: Playa Arenal De Son Saura (in Ciutadella), Campos (Sa Canova Beach & Platja d'es Trenc) and Cala de Sa Calobra (in Sa Calobra). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Muro, stroll through Playa de Sant Joan, and visit Alcudia Old Town.

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You can fly from Valletta to Alcudia in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Valletta in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Alcudia, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Alcudia

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ciutadella, Campos, Sa Calobra, Cap de Formentor, Playa de Muro
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 27:
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Cala Turqueta
Cala Turqueta
Parc Natural de Mondrago ©
Parc Natural de Mondrago
Cap de Formentor ©
Cap de Formentor

2
nights
Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Carrera del Darro, thensteep yourself in history at Mirador de San Nicolas, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Albayzin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Chapel of Granada.

Make your Granada itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Alcudia to Granada takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and train. In October, daily temperatures in Granada can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 29:
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Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Carrera del Darro ©
Carrera del Darro
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada

3
nights
Lagos, Portugal

Lagos ©
The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Visiting Praia Dona Ana and Praia do Camilo will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Cape Saint Vincent and Praia dos Olhos de Água. Venture out of the city with trips to Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha), Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira) and Speed Boats Tours (in Albufeira). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade and tour the pleasant surroundings at Falesia Beach.

Find out how to plan Lagos trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Granada to Lagos by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Granada to Lagos is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Lagos when traveling from Granada in October, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Playa Blanca.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Albufeira, Praia Da Rocha, Praia da Marinha, Cape Saint Vincent
Find places to stay Oct 29 — Nov 1:
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Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha
Praia Dona Ana ©
Praia Dona Ana
Praia do Camilo ©
Praia do Camilo

1
night
Playa Blanca, Spain

Playa Blanca ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Timanfaya Nationalpark and then Head underground at Los Hervideros. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, kick back and relax at Papagayo Beach, and then take in the waterfront activity at Marina Rubicon.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Playa Blanca trip builder app.

You can do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Lagos to Playa Blanca in 11 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Lagos in November, with highs in Playa Blanca at 27°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Playa Blanca

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lanzarote
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Los Hervideros ©
Los Hervideros
Shark Diving
Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach

3
nights
Maspalomas, Spain

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Step out of the city life by going to Playa de Amadores and Las Canteras Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Playa de Mogan and Playa de Maspalomas. Step out of Maspalomas to go to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and see Vegueta, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: visit a coastal fixture at El Faro de Maspalomas, observe the fascinating underwater world at Palmitos Park, and explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Maspalomas trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Playa Blanca to Maspalomas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In November, daytime highs in Maspalomas are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 6:
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Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Vegueta ©
Vegueta
El Faro de Maspalomas ©
El Faro de Maspalomas

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