59 days in Spain, France & Italy Itinerary

59 days in Spain, France & Italy Itinerary

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Turin, Italy
— 7 nights
2
Genoa, Italy
— 5 nights
3
Nice, France
— 4 nights
4
Avignon, France
— 5 nights
5
Arles, France
— 5 nights
6
Narbonne, France
— 3 nights
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
8
Peniscola, Spain
— 3 nights
9
Valencia, Spain
— 5 nights
10
Cordoba, Spain
— 3 nights
11
Seville, Spain
— 5 nights
12
Malaga, Spain
— 9 nights

7
nights
Turin, Italy

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Musei Reali and Abbazia di Santa Maria di Staffarda. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cappella dei Banchieri e dei Mercanti and Collegiata di San Secondo. Venture out of the city with trips to Centro Storico (in Saluzzo), Cattedrale di Asti Santa Maria Assunta (in Asti) and Saint Secondo (in Cortazzone). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Fondazione Accorsi Ometto - Museo di Arti Decorative, see the interesting displays at Linea 7 Storica, appreciate the extensive heritage of Torino Centro Storico, and pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Domenico.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Turin trip itinerary planner.

Montreal, Canada to Turin is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Genoa.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Asti, Centro Storico, Saint Secondo, Abbazia di Santa Maria di Staffarda
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Cappella dei Banchieri e dei Mercanti ©
Cappella dei Banchieri e dei Mercanti
Abbazia di Santa Maria di Staffarda ©
Abbazia di Santa Maria di Staffarda
Musei Reali ©
Musei Reali

5
nights
Genoa, Italy

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at San Pietro in Banchi and Santuario della Madonna della Guardia. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chiesa di Santa Margherita d'Antiochia - Santuario di Nostra Signora della Rosa and River Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Genoa: Pluto Beach (in Spotorno), Varigotti (Bagni Gallo & Bagni Liliana) and Parrocchia Di San Martino (in Portofino). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Via Macelli di Soziglia, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria Maddalena, admire the striking features of Antica Farmacia Erboristica Sant'Anna dei Frati Carmelitani Scalzi, and explore the ancient world of Mura della Citta.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Genoa trip planning app.

You can drive from Turin to Genoa in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Turin in September, with highs in Genoa at 29°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Finale Ligure, Basilica DI Santa Maria Assunta, Chiesa di Santa Margherita d'Antiochia - Santuario di Nostra Signora della Rosa, Santuario della Madonna della Guardia, Pluto Beach
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 14:
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San Pietro in Banchi ©
San Pietro in Banchi
Basilica DI Santa Maria Assunta ©
Basilica DI Santa Maria Assunta
Pluto Beach ©
Pluto Beach

4
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews and Old Town. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance and Observatoire de la Cote d’Azur. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Chapelle de la Garoupe (in Antibes) and Eglise de Biot (in Biot). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs, don't miss a visit to Palais de la Prefecture, and take a leisurely stroll along Quai des Etats Unis.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice tour app.

You can drive from Genoa to Nice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Nice can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Antibes, Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance, Chapelle des Penitents Blancs, Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, La Cathedrale Notre-Dame de la Nativite de Vence
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 18:
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Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance ©
Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews ©
Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire ©
Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire

5
nights
Avignon, France

Avignon ©
An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Eglise Saint-Agricol and Temple Saint Martial are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Abbaye Notre-Dame d'Aiguebelle and Palais du Roure. Venture out of the city with trips to Le Poet-Laval (Commanderie de l'Ordre des Hospitaliers & Chateau des Hospitaliers) and Cavaillon (Cathedrale Saint Veran & Synagogue). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Collegiale Saint-Didier, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle des Penitents Noir, do a tasting at Chateau La Nerthe, and see the interesting displays at Silk Conditioning Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Avignon trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Nice to Avignon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Nice in September, expect little chillier with lows of 16°C in Avignon. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Arles.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Le Poet-Laval, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Cavaillon, Abbaye Notre-Dame d'Aiguebelle
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 23:
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Temple Saint Martial ©
Temple Saint Martial
Abbaye Notre-Dame d'Aiguebelle ©
Abbaye Notre-Dame d'Aiguebelle
Chateau des Hospitaliers ©
Chateau des Hospitaliers

5
nights
Arles, France

Arles ©
Remote, uneventful, but definitely not a waste of time, Arles is absolutely steeped in Provençal culture.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eglise St-Trophime and Eglise St-Vincent. Get a sense of the local culture at Moulin de Daudet and Les Alyscamps. Change things up with a short trip to Presbytère des Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer (about 34 minutes away). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Aqueduc Romain de Barbegal, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Sainte-Anne, contemplate the long history of Le Sentier des Moulins d'Alphonse Daudet, and explore the world behind art at Musee Reattu.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Arles vacation planner.

Getting from Avignon to Arles by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Arles can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Narbonne.

Things to do in Arles

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Presbytère des Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Eglise St-Vincent
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 28:
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Eglise St-Trophime ©
Eglise St-Trophime
Eglise St-Vincent ©
Eglise St-Vincent
Les Alyscamps ©
Les Alyscamps

3
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Narbonne, France

Narbonne ©
The Mediterranean city of Narbonne links to the nearby Canal du Midi and the Aude River by the Canal de la Robine, which runs through the center of town.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Palais des Archeveques and Donjon Gilles Aycelin. Step off the beaten path and head to Via Domitia of Narbonne and Le Tresor De La Cathedrale. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Narbonne: Sete (Phare Saint Louis, Cimetiere le Py, &more), Musee de site Villa-Loupian (in Loupian) and La Chapelle des Penitents (in Meze). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint-Paul, examine the collection at Musee Archeologique, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art et d'Histoire, and enjoy the sea views from Phare du Cap Leucate.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, read Narbonne journey planner.

You can drive from Arles to Narbonne in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Barcelona.

Things to do in Narbonne

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Sete, Musee de site Villa-Loupian, La Franqui Beach, La Plage du Rouet de La Palme, Phare du Cap Leucate
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 1:
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Palais des Archeveques ©
Palais des Archeveques
Donjon Gilles Aycelin ©
Donjon Gilles Aycelin
Via Domitia of Narbonne ©
Via Domitia of Narbonne

3
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.
On the 2nd (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Major Synagogue, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Plaça de Sant Felip Neri, then take in the waterfront at Port Vell, and finally see the interesting displays at Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Parochial Rectory, steep yourself in history at Modernist Cemetery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Cristina Hermitage, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of Sant Roma.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

Drive from Narbonne to Barcelona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Peniscola.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Lloret de Mar
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Plaça de Sant Felip Neri ©
Plaça de Sant Felip Neri
Parish Church of Sant Roma ©
Parish Church of Sant Roma
Santa Cristina Hermitage ©
Santa Cristina Hermitage

3
nights
Peniscola, Spain

Peniscola ©
Peníscola or Peñíscola, anglicised as Peniscola, is a municipality in the province of Castellón, Valencian Community, Spain. Step off the beaten path and head to Casco Antiguo and Faro de Peniscola. Visit Casa Aliaga and Ermita de la Virgen de la Ermitana for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Peniscola: Iglesuela del Cid (in Teruel), Morella (Ayuntamiento de Morella, Porta de Sant Miquel, &more) and Conjunto Historico De Mirambel (in Mirambel). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Porta del Papa Lluna, steep yourself in history at Bufador, enjoy the sand and surf at Cala del Pebret y Russo Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage Nord.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Peniscola sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Barcelona to Peniscola takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Valencia.

Things to do in Peniscola

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Morella, Iglesuela del Cid, Casa Aliaga, Conjunto Historico De Mirambel
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Portal Fosc ©
Portal Fosc
Puerta De La Nevera ©
Puerta De La Nevera
Convent de Sant Francesc ©
Convent de Sant Francesc

5
nights
Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
You'll get in some beach time at Cala del Moraig and Playa del Perellonet. Explore hidden gems such as Real Colegio Seminario de Corpus Christi and Santa Catalina Church (Iglesia de Santa Catalina). Venture out of the city with trips to Cala de Portixol (in Javea), Playa de Canet (in Canet de Berenguer) and Castillo de Moraira. (in Moraira). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of John's Saints, steep yourself in history at Puerta de la Mar, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa del Puerto De Sagunto, and take in the views from Assut de l'Or Bridge.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Valencia trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Peniscola to Valencia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Valencia are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Valencia

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Playa del Puerto De Sagunto, Cala de Portixol, Playa de Canet, Castillo de Moraira., Cala del Moraig
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 12:
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Cala del Moraig ©
Cala del Moraig
Real Colegio Seminario de Corpus Christi ©

3
nights
Cordoba, Spain

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Get a sense of the local culture at Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda and Casa Andalusi. Explore hidden gems such as Tiered Gardens of The Alcazaba and Puerta del Almodovar. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cordoba: Lucena (Church of San Mateo & Santuario de Nuestra Senora de Araceli). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Cairuan Street, examine the collection at Centro Flamenco Fosforito, admire the landmark architecture of Posada del Potro, and contemplate the long history of Molino de la Albolafia.

Start your trip to Cordoba by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Valencia to Cordoba by train takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Cordoba can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Lucena
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 15:
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Church of San Mateo ©
Church of San Mateo
Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda ©
Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda
Casa Andalusi ©
Casa Andalusi

5
nights
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Explore hidden gems such as Iglesia de la Magdalena and Iglesia de San Miguel. Popular historic sites such as Capilla de San Jose and Iglesia Mayor Prioral are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seville: Alcazar de la Puerta de Sevilla, Carmona (in Carmona) and Osuna (Monasterio de la Encarnacion, Colegiata de Osuna, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capilla de los Marineros, don't miss a visit to Plaza de San Francisco, step into the grandiose world of Palacio de San Telmo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de San Ildefonso.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Seville trip planning site.

Take a train from Cordoba to Seville in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Seville are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Osuna, Alcazar de la Puerta de Sevilla, Carmona, Iglesia Mayor Prioral, Iglesia de San Miguel
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 20:
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Capilla de San Jose ©
Capilla de San Jose
Colegiata de Osuna ©
Colegiata de Osuna
Capilla de los Marineros ©
Capilla de los Marineros

9
nights
Malaga, Spain

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Teatro Romano and Saint Jerome Monastery. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Alcazaba de Antequera and Basilica de San Juan de Dios. Venture out of the city with trips to Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana (in Rute), Granada (Nasrid Palaces, Abadia del Sacromonte, &more) and Guadix Cathedral (in Guadix). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sacred Heart Church (Sagrado Corazon), see the interesting displays at Revello de Toro Museum, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario de la Victoria.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Malaga route app.

Traveling by car from Seville to Malaga takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Malaga are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Granada, Mijas, Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana, Caminito del Rey, Mujeres Corriendo por la Playa
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 29:
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Teatro Romano ©
Teatro Romano
Nasrid Palaces ©
Nasrid Palaces
Court of the Lions ©
Court of the Lions

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