60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe sightseeing planner

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Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
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Andorra la Vella, Andorra
— 2 nights
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Toulouse, France
— 4 nights
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Marseille, France
— 5 nights
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Lyon, France
— 2 nights
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Tours, France
— 4 nights
Drive
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Nantes, France
— 4 nights
Drive
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Cognac, France
— 2 nights
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Bordeaux, France
— 4 nights
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Logrono, Spain
— 2 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
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Cordoba, Spain
— 5 nights
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Seville, Spain
— 5 nights
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Caceres, Spain
— 1 night
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Porto, Portugal
— 4 nights
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Barcelona, Spain

— 5 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tossa de Mar (Esglesia de Sant Vicenc, Vila Vella (Old Town), &more) and Lloret de Mar (PlayVR Lloret & Lloret Beach). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, cast your line with a fishing tour, stroll around Parc Guell, and get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip itinerary builder tool.

New York City, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. In June, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Andorra la Vella.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 1 — 6:

Andorra la Vella, Andorra

— 2 nights
Tucked high in the Pyrenees and home to fewer than 65,000 residents, Andorra La Vella seems at first an unlikely tourist hotspot.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Comapedrosa Valley National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sant Joan de Caselles, take in panoramic vistas at Mirador del Roc del Quer, examine the collection at Museu Casa d'Areny-Plandolit, then admire the verdant scenery at Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley, then trek along Rec del Sola, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sant Esteve d'Andorra la Vella.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Andorra la Vella trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Barcelona to Andorra la Vella takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Toulouse.

Things to do in Andorra la Vella

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 6 — 8:

Toulouse, France

— 4 nights

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Get out of town with these interesting Toulouse side-trips: Gouffre Geant de Cabrespine (in Cabrespine), Carcassonne Center (Eglise St. Vincent, Cité de Carcassonne, &more) and Villemoustaussou (Winemaker Workshops & O'Vineyards). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Saint-Sernin, experience rural life at La Ferme des Lamas, contemplate the long history of Church of Les Jacobins, and explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte de Niaux.

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Drive from Andorra la Vella to Toulouse in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in June, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Toulouse

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 8 — 12:

Marseille, France

— 5 nights

Gateway to Provence

The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cannes (Le Suquet, Lérins Islands, &more), Aix-en-Provence (Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, Fondation Vasarely, &more) and Avignon (Pont d'Avignon & Palais des Papes). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Musee Picasso, surround yourself with nature on Trolib, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere de la Treille, and cruise along Route des Cretes.

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Traveling by flight from Toulouse to Marseille takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June in Marseille, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 63°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Lyon.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 12 — 17:

Lyon, France

— 2 nights

Culinary Capital of France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, walk around Parc des Hauteurs, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon, then don't miss a visit to Rue Saint-Jean, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Traboules du Vieux Lyon, stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, get to know the fascinating history of Place des Celestins, then see the interesting displays at Musee Miniature et Cinema, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lyon trip itinerary maker tool.

You can take a train from Marseille to Lyon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Tours.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 19:

Tours, France

— 4 nights

Garden of France

Famous for its original medieval district, Tours is famous for its cafes that serve regional wines and interesting architectural bridges crossing the river Loire.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tours: Chateau de Chenonceau (in Chenonceaux), Chateau de Cheverny (in Cheverny) and Amboise (Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci & Chateau Royal d'Amboise). There's much more to do: indulge your senses at Le Tasting Room Wine - Day Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chateau du Rivau, contemplate the long history of Chateau de Chambord, and explore the historical opulence of Chateau of Azay-le-Rideau.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Tours travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Lyon to Tours by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Lyon in June: high temperatures in Tours hover around 74°F and lows are around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nantes.

Things to do in Tours

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 19 — 23:

Nantes, France

— 4 nights

Venice of the West

Regarded as an art and history city, Nantes is called the Venice of the West.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nantes: Vendee Evasion Parachutisme (in Chateau-d'Olonne), Marais Salants (in Talmont Saint Hilaire) and La Cave des Vignerons (in Brem Sur Mer). Pack the 27th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Puy du Fou. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Les Machines de L'ile, admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Plantes, contemplate the waterfront views at Vieux Port, and stroll around Parc de la Beaujoire.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Nantes trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tours to Nantes takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in June, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Cognac.

Things to do in Nantes

Theme Parks · Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 23 — 27:

Cognac, France

— 2 nights
Cognac is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): sample the fine beverages at Cognac Michel Forgeron, sample the fine beverages at Domaine Maine Giraud / Alfred de Vigny, get to know the resident critters at Safari Parc, sample the fine beverages at Conte & Filles, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at ABK6 Cognac Domaines Francis Abecassis, and finally sample the fine beverages at Cognac Painturaud Freres. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Braastad Cognac, contemplate the long history of Martell Cognac's Visitors Center, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at A. de Fussigny, then sample the fine beverages at Hennessy Les Visites, then stop by Roullet Fransac, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Camus Cognac.

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Getting from Nantes to Cognac by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Cognac, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Cognac

Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:

Bordeaux, France

— 4 nights

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Get out of town with these interesting Bordeaux side-trips: Chateau Lestevenie (in Gageac-et-Rouillac), Chateau Cantenac (in Saint-Emilion) and La Grande Dune du Pilat (in Pyla-sur-Mer). The adventure continues: indulge your senses at Bergerac Wine Tours, explore the world behind art at CAPC Musee d'Art Contemporain, get engrossed in the history at Basque Museum (Musee Basque), and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Andre Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bordeaux trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cognac to Bordeaux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Bordeaux are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Logrono.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Wineries · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 3:

Logrono, Spain

— 2 nights
Logroño is a city in northern Spain, on the Ebro River. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): awaken your taste buds at Thabuca Wine Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Bodegas Campo Viejo, learn about winemaking at Bodegas Tritium, admire the landmark architecture of Bodega Conde de los Andes, then learn about winemaking at Bodega La Rioja Alta S.A., and finally do a tasting at Bodega Casa Primicia.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Logrono trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bordeaux to Logrono takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Bordeaux in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Logrono, with highs around 87°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Madrid.

Things to do in Logrono

Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 3 — 5:

Madrid, Spain

— 5 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Segovia (Old City, Acueduct of Segovia, &more) and Toledo (Synagogue of Saint Mary the White, Casco Historico de Toledo, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, and walk around Parque del Retiro.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Logrono to Madrid by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Logrono in July: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 94°F and lows are around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 5 — 10:

Cordoba, Spain

— 5 nights

Pearl of Muslim Spain

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Fuengirola (Spas & Wellness & Playa de Fuengirola), Benalmadena (Playa de Benalnatura, Castillo de Bil Bil, &more) and Torremolinos (Mujeres Corriendo por la Playa, Playa El Bajondillo, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, get outside with Penon de los Enamorados, don't miss a visit to Dolmenes de Antequera, and enjoy breathtaking views from Mirador de Antequera.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cordoba trip planning app.

You can take a train from Madrid to Cordoba in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Madrid in July, expect nights in Cordoba to be about the same, around 66°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 100°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 15:

Seville, Spain

— 5 nights

City of Towers

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ronda (Roman Bridge, Baños Arabes, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find more things to do and tourist information, read our Seville trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Seville takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cordoba in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Seville, with highs around 91°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Caceres.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 20:

Caceres, Spain

— 1 night
Cáceres is the capital of Cáceres province, in the autonomous community of Extremadura, Spain. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Palace of Carvajal, step into the grandiose world of Palace of the Marqueses de Torreorgaz, get curious at Museo de Historia de la Computacion, then don't miss a visit to Plaza de San Jorge, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town of Caceres, and finally contemplate the long history of Arco de la Estrella (Star Arch).

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Caceres day trip planning app.

You can drive from Seville to Caceres in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Seville in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Caceres, with lows of 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Caceres

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 21:

Lisbon, Portugal

— 5 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Sintra National Palace, &more). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, wander the streets of Alfama, admire the landmark architecture of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Lisbon tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Caceres to Lisbon in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Caceres to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Caceres in July: highs in Lisbon hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 21 — 26:

Porto, Portugal

— 4 nights

Unvanquished City

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Porto: Coimbra (Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, Ponte Pedro e Ines, &more). There's much more to do: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, take in the waterfront at Cais da Ribeira, make a trip to Liberdade Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Porto trip planner.

You can fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Lisbon in July: highs in Porto hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 30:

Province of Caceres travel guide

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Landmarks · Historic Walking Areas · Sacred & Religious Sites
Arguably one of the most unspoiled areas of natural wonder in Spain, the province of Cáceres mixes medieval cities, quiet country villages, and pristine nature reserves. Home to the notable Monfrague National Park and cherry blossom-filled Jerte Valley, the province is a well-known bird-watching and hiking destination. Its historic town centers are full of renowned churches, monasteries, and ruins dating back to the Roman times. Iberian ham is a very important part of the province’s gastronomy, as the famous black pigs are raised here.