55 days in Europe, Africa & Asia Itinerary

55 days in Europe, Africa & Asia Itinerary

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Fly
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train
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Naples, Italy
— 2 nights
Bus
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Alberobello, Italy
— 1 day
Bus to Bari Centrale, Train to Ravenna
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Ravenna, Italy
— 1 night
Train
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Milan, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
Train
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Bus
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Krakow, Poland
— 1 night
Shuttle
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly
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Cairo, Egypt
— 3 nights
Train
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Luxor, Egypt
— 3 nights
Train to Aswan, Fly to Abu Simbel
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Abu Simbel, Egypt
— 1 night
Fly
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Amman, Jordan
— 1 night
Drive
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
— 3 nights
Bus to Amman Abdali Terminal, Fly to Moscow Domodedovo
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Moscow, Russia
— 4 nights
Train
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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 4 nights
Fly
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Tashkent, Uzbekistan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Turkistan, Kazakhstan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Khujand, Tajikistan
— 1 night
Drive
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Samarkand, Uzbekistan
— 2 nights
Train
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Bukhara, Uzbekistan
— 1 night
Drive
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Darvaza, Turkmenistan
— 1 night
Drive to Ashgabat International Airport, Fly to Manas International Airport
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Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy

— 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica, Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, then admire the masterpieces at Musei Capitolini, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary maker site.

La Paz, Bolivia to Rome is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Bolivia Time to Central European Standard Time is 5 hours. In April, Rome is a bit warmer than La Paz - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 6 — 9:

Naples, Italy

— 2 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Your list of things to see and do now includes Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Paestum, Duomo di Napoli, Castel dell'Ovo, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Pompeii Archaeological Park, then steep yourself in history at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Castel dell'Ovo, see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, and then delve into the distant past at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Paestum.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Naples trip builder app.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Naples are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Alberobello.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 9 — 11:

Alberobello, Italy

— 1 day
Alberobello is a small town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy. On the 11th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Trullo Sovrano and then admire the striking features of I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Alberobello tour planner.

You can drive from Naples to Alberobello in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Naples in April: high temperatures in Alberobello hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ravenna.

Things to do in Alberobello

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 12:

Ravenna, Italy

— 1 night

City of Mosaics

Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Palazzo Ducale. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): admire the striking features of Palazzo Ducale, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi), and finally make a trip to Mausoleo di Galla Placidia. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Castello Estense.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ravenna trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Alberobello to Ravenna takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 13th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Ravenna

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 12 — 13:

Milan, Italy

— 4 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
You've added Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Castello Sforzesco, Museo Poldi Pezzoli, and other attractions to your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Duomo di Milano and Piazza del Duomo. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Milan attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Ravenna to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Milan sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 13 — 17:

Vienna, Austria

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace and then examine the collection at The Hofburg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, then examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and then browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Vienna online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Milan to Vienna takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Milan in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Vienna: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 19:

Bratislava, Slovakia

— 1 night

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Devin Castle, explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle, and then visit Bratislava Old Town.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bratislava trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Bratislava takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Bratislava can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 20:

Budapest, Hungary

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Danube

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Shoes on the Danube Bank has been added to your itinerary. On the 20th (Wed), see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Danube River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), appreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, then steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Budapest takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Budapest

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 22:

Krakow, Poland

— 1 night

Slavic Rome

One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Plaszow Concentration Camp as well as Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau. On the 22nd (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle, get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, and then see the interesting displays at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and then steep yourself in history at Plaszow Concentration Camp.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Krakow route app.

Getting from Budapest to Krakow by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Budapest in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Krakow: temperatures range from 16°C by day to 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 22 — 23:

Prague, Czech Republic

— 2 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Prague Castle. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, contemplate the long history of Powder Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, then admire the landmark architecture of Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Prague online tour itinerary builder.

You can fly from Krakow to Prague in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In April in Prague, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:

Salzburg, Austria

— 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mirabell Palace as well as Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle. On the 25th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), and then admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirabell Palace.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Salzburg journey tool.

Traveling by car from Prague to Salzburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 27:

Cairo, Egypt

— 3 nights

City of a Thousand Minarets

More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Meidum Pyramid, Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids and Bab al-Futuh. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): explore the activities along Nile River, stroll around Al-Azhar Park, and then contemplate the long history of Bab al-Futuh. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids and then delve into the distant past at Meidum Pyramid.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Cairo online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Cairo takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Salzburg in April, with highs in Cairo at 34°C and lows at 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:

Luxor, Egypt

— 3 nights
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Luxor Museum, delve into the distant past at Temple of Karnak, and then appreciate the history behind Luxor Temple. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Valley of the Kings and then appreciate the history behind Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Luxor visit planning website.

Traveling by flight from Cairo to Luxor takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Cairo in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Luxor, with highs around 41°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Abu Simbel.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 3:

Abu Simbel, Egypt

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): explore the ancient world of Abu Simbel Temple Complex.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Abu Simbel online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Luxor to Abu Simbel takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May in Abu Simbel, expect temperatures between 46°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Amman.

Things to do in Abu Simbel

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 3 — 4:
Highlights from your trip

Amman, Jordan

— 1 night

White City

Jordan's capital city, Amman spreads across 19 hills and includes many distinct districts, each with their own historical and cultural marvels.
Qasr al-Kharrana has been added to your itinerary. On the 5th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins, then see the interesting displays at The Jordan Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Roman Amphitheater. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of The Citadel and then delve into the distant past at Qasr al-Kharrana.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Amman online attractions planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Abu Simbel to Amman. When traveling from Abu Simbel in May, plan for much colder days in Amman, with highs around 32°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 19°C. On the 6th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Petra - Wadi Musa.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 4 — 6:

Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan

— 3 nights
Visitors flock to Wadi Musa to witness the rose colored rock-carved temples and tombs of Petra, the famous ancient city and World Heritage Site.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Petra.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Petra - Wadi Musa trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Amman to Petra - Wadi Musa in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Moscow.

Things to do in Petra - Wadi Musa

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 6 — 9:

Moscow, Russia

— 4 nights

Third Rome

Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
You've added Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Armoury Chamber, State Tretyakov Gallery, and other attractions to your itinerary. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Red Square and Moscow Kremlin. Get some cultural insight at Saint Basil's Cathedral and Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. There's more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Lenin's Mausoleum.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Moscow trip builder tool.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Petra - Wadi Musa to Moscow in 13.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Petra - Wadi Musa to Moscow due to the time zone difference. In May in Moscow, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 9 — 13:

St. Petersburg, Russia

— 4 nights

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Kunstkamera, Saint Isaac's Cathedral, Winter Palace of Peter I, and other attractions. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The State Hermitage Museum and Palace Square. Visit Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and Neva Embankments for their historical value. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Kazan Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the St. Petersburg trip planner.

Traveling by train from Moscow to St. Petersburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Tashkent.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nightlife
Find places to stay May 13 — 17:

Tashkent, Uzbekistan

— 2 nights

City of Bread

One of the largest and oldest cities in Central Asia, Tashkent combines layers of history and a bustling modern edge.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Uzbekistan State Museum of Applied Art. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): browse the eclectic array of goods at Chorsu Bazaar, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Teleshayakh Mosque, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kukeldash Madrasah, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Minor Mosque. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Independence Square (Mustakillik Square), get engrossed in the history at Amir Timur Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Uzbekistan State Museum of Applied Art.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Tashkent trip itinerary app.

Getting from St. Petersburg to Tashkent by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from St. Petersburg to Tashkent due to the time zone difference. On the 19th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Turkistan.

Things to do in Tashkent

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay May 17 — 19:

Turkistan, Kazakhstan

— 2 nights
A small and historic city, Turkistan has become a major place of pilgrimage, with thousands of Muslims arriving each year to visit its main religious monument.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): make a trip to Hilvet Semi-Underground Mosque, then admire the striking features of The Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi, and then delve into the distant past at The Intimate Ruins of Sauran.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Turkistan trip maker site.

You can drive from Tashkent to Turkistan in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Tashkent to Turkistan is 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Khujand.

Things to do in Turkistan

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 19 — 21:

Khujand, Tajikistan

— 1 night
For many, a trip to Khujand happens en route from Uzbekistan or Kyrgyzstan to the scenic Fann Mountains or Zeravshan Valley.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Arbob Cultural Palace as well as Fortress Mug Teppe. On the 21st (Sat), don't miss a visit to Khujand Fortress, then don't miss a visit to Fortress Mug Teppe, and then stroll around Somoni park.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Khujand online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Turkistan to Khujand takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Turkistan to Khujand. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in May, and nighttime lows around 19°C. On the 22nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Samarkand.

Things to do in Khujand

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 21 — 22:

Samarkand, Uzbekistan

— 2 nights

Rome of the East

Uzbekistan’s most glorious city, Samarkand, offers a fine combination of history and modern urban life.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ulugbek Madrasah, Sher Dor Madrasah and Registan.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Samarkand road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Khujand to Samarkand takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. In May, daytime highs in Samarkand are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bukhara.

Things to do in Samarkand

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 22 — 24:

Bukhara, Uzbekistan

— 1 night

City of Museums

Inhabited for millennia, the city of Bukhara boasts a World Heritage-listed center teeming with historic mosques, madrassas, pools, and ancient ruins.
Trading Domes has been added to your itinerary. On the 24th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Ark of Bukhara, then don't miss a visit to Trading Domes, then take some stellar pictures from Great Minaret of the Kalon, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Abdulaziz-Khan Madrasah.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bukhara journey builder website.

You can take a train from Samarkand to Bukhara in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Samarkand in May: highs in Bukhara hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 19°C. You will leave for Darvaza on the 25th (Wed).

Things to do in Bukhara

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:

Darvaza, Turkmenistan

— 1 night
Darvaza Water Crater has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Darvaza Water Crater and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Darvaza Gas Crater.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Darvaza trip builder app.

You can drive from Bukhara to Darvaza in 12.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bishkek.

Things to do in Darvaza

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay May 26 — 27:

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

— 1 night
Wandering the grid-like, tree-lined streets of Bishkek, you'll discover the friendly atmosphere, vibrant nightlife, and Soviet-era architecture of the country's political center.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Monument to Those Who Died For Freedom and then steep yourself in history at Ala-Too Square.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bishkek day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Darvaza to Bishkek with the Route module. Traveling from Darvaza to Bishkek, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 12°C. On the 29th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Bishkek

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 27 — 29: