60 days in Europe, Africa, Caribbean & Central America Itinerary

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Aarhus, Denmark
— 2 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 6 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 7 nights
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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 5 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
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Ayia Napa, Cyprus
— 2 nights
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Paphos, Cyprus
— 7 nights
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Djibouti, Djibouti
— 2 nights
Fly to Kigali, Drive to Goma
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Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
— 2 nights
Fly to Douglas-Charles Airport, Drive to Roseau
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Roseau, Dominica
— 7 nights
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Drive to Douglas-Charles Airport, Fly to Juan Santamaría International Airport, Drive to La Fortuna de San Carlos
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La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
— 6 nights
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Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
— 3 nights
Shuttle to San José, Fly to Tamarindo
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Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Aarhus, Denmark — 2 nights

City of Smiles

Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel.
Aarhus is known for museums, childrens museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: look and learn at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, admire the striking features of KON - Gender Museum Denmark, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and see the interesting displays at Moesgaard Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Aarhus route planning app.

Belfast, UK to Aarhus is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Belfast to Aarhus, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Belfast in November since evenings lows in Aarhus dip to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Copenhagen.
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Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 13:

Copenhagen, Denmark — 6 nights

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Tivoli Gardens, step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, and admire the landmark architecture of Kastellet.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Copenhagen online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Aarhus to Copenhagen in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to fly to Prague.
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Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 19:

Prague, Czech Republic — 7 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.
On the 23rd (Wed), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Charles Bridge, admire the striking features of Dancing House, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral.

Plan my day in Prague using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Prague in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Cesky Krumlov.
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Tours · Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries
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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic — 3 nights

Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
Cesky Krumlov is known for historic sites, breweries & distilleries, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the top attractions with Wiseman Free Tour, examine the collection at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, appreciate the extensive heritage of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, and browse the exhibits of Museum Fotoatelier Seidel.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Cesky Krumlov trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Prague to Cesky Krumlov takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In November, daily temperatures in Cesky Krumlov can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Zagreb.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks
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Zagreb, Croatia — 5 nights

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 1st (Thu), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's lots more to do: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, make a trip to Ban Josip Jelačić Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Church, and admire the masterpieces at Art Pavilion (Umjetnicki Paviljon).

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Zagreb tour planner.

Traveling by car from Cesky Krumlov to Zagreb takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. Traveling from Cesky Krumlov in November, you will find days in Zagreb are somewhat warmer (13°C), and nights are about the same (3°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can fly to Dubrovnik.
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Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Dubrovnik, Croatia — 3 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Dubrovnik is known for historic sites, adventure, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Walls of Dubrovnik, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, examine the collection at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Red History Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik trip planner.

You can fly from Zagreb to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zagreb in December: high temperatures in Dubrovnik hover around 15°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Ayia Napa.
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Neighborhoods · Tours · Historic Sites · Museums
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Ayia Napa, Cyprus — 2 nights

Though Ayia Napa boasts archaeological sites and the largest water park in Europe, the city is best known as a party hub.
On the 8th (Thu), kick back and relax at Nissi Beach, step into the grandiose world of Othello Castle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Barnabas Monastery and Icon Museum. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Konnos Bay, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then relax and rejuvenate at World Gym.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Ayia Napa online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Dubrovnik to Ayia Napa takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubrovnik to Ayia Napa is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Dubrovnik in December; daily highs in Ayia Napa reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Paphos.
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Paphos, Cyprus — 7 nights

The legendary birthplace of the Greek goddess Aphrodite and the capital of western Cyprus, the city of Paphos showcases an abundance of archaeological, architectural, and historical sites.
Get out of town with these interesting Paphos side-trips: Akamas Peninsula National Park (in Neo Chorion), Limassol City (Kolossi Castle & Kourion) and Aphrodite's Rock (in Kouklia). There's lots more to do: do some rugged touring at local off-road trails, do a tasting at Kalamos Winery, see the interesting displays at Byzantine Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Aphrodite’s Rock Microbrewery & Brewpub.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Paphos trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Ayia Napa to Paphos by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Djibouti.
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Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
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Djibouti, Djibouti — 2 nights

Pearl of the Gulf of Tadjoura

Djibouti, the country's eponymous capital and largest city, houses over two thirds of the nation's population.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with L'ELIXIR parfumerie.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Djibouti tour builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Paphos to Djibouti. Traveling from Paphos to Djibouti, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Paphos in December, you will find days in Djibouti are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are much warmer (28°C). You will leave for Goma on the 18th (Sun).
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Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo — 2 nights

Nestled between two opposites--a lake and a volcano--Goma represents an adventurous vacation spot.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Nyiragongo. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Kasitu Eco Tours.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Goma online travel planner.

Getting from Djibouti to Goma by combination of flight and car takes about 12.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Djibouti to Goma is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Djibouti in December: high temperatures in Goma hover around 28°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Roseau.
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Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 20:
Highlights from your trip

Roseau, Dominica — 7 nights

The capital city, Roseau maintains a small scale, but possesses a convincing Caribbean charm in its architecture, cuisine, and culture.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Roseau: Toucari (SALT & Toucari Bay) and Morne Trois Pitons National Park (Boiling Lake, Emerald Pool Nature Trail, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Trafalgar Falls, test the waters at Bongo Baths, steep yourself in history at Fort Shirley, and explore the activities along Boeri Lake.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Roseau online trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Goma to Roseau. The time zone difference when traveling from Goma to Roseau is minus 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to La Fortuna de San Carlos.
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Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
Side Trips
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La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica — 6 nights

Set against the backdrop of the imposing Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna de San Carlos offers visitors a chance to explore diverse natural landscapes and sample some delicious local produce.
La Fortuna de San Carlos is known for nature, adventure, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: witness a stunning natural landmark at Tabacon Hot Springs, stroll through Bogarin Trail, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and admire the sheer force of La Fortuna Waterfall.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the La Fortuna de San Carlos trip itinerary planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Roseau to La Fortuna de San Carlos. The time zone difference when traveling from Roseau to La Fortuna de San Carlos is minus 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Manuel Antonio.
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Parks · Nature · Tours · Wildlife
Side Trip
Find places to stay Dec 28 — Jan 3:

Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica — 3 nights

The rainforest meets the sea at Manuel Antonio National Park, a small but scenic natural preserve on the west coast of Costa Rica.
Manuel Antonio is known for beaches, adventure, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Manuel Antonio, get outside with Outdoor Activities, take a tour by water with Jackpot Sport Fishing, and relax and rejuvenate at Raindrop Spa.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Manuel Antonio trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from La Fortuna de San Carlos to Manuel Antonio takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Tamarindo.
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Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches
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Tamarindo, Costa Rica — 3 nights

Surfing remains the main reason to take a trip to Tamarindo, as the beachside town is mostly known for its excellent waves.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): stop by Urban Eclectic Jewelry, wander the wide-open spaces of Pura Aventura, and then get in on the family fun at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates. Keep things going the next day: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then play a few rounds at Garra de Leon Golf Course.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Tamarindo holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Manuel Antonio to Tamarindo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.
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Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Theme Parks
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 9:

Denmark travel guide

4.2
Historic Walking Areas · Gardens · Castles
Known for its old-fashioned charm, Denmark often is referenced as a fairy-tale setting by visitors and locals alike. With quaint cobblestone streets leading the way to art galleries, museums, and historical sights, plus a modern and easily accessible public transportation system, Denmark seamlessly blends its rich history with modern advancements. Be inspired by the works of local legends, including the fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen, the symphonies of Carli Nielsen, and the astronomy work of Tycho Brahe, then play a bit at amusement parks like Legoland. Visitors often find themselves developing "hygge," the untranslatable Danish trait that encapsulates a sense of coziness and contentment, which is thought to have a great deal of influence on Denmark's standing as one of the happiest nations on the planet.
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Czech Republic travel guide

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Bridges · Historic Walking Areas · Castles
From historical towns and cities, to a countryside speckled with castles and chateaus, the Czech Republic is a holiday destination that can satisfy everybody's taste. Even though it's modern and fully-developed, the country carefully preserves its traditions and heritage. The city of Prague, with its breathtaking architecture, vibrant art and culture scene, and bustling nightlife, is not only one of the country's main attractions, but also a top European tourist hub. The scenic countryside features numerous national parks and nature reserves perfect for hiking, cycling, golfing, and enjoying the natural beauty. In the wintertime ski buffs have their pick from a selection of resorts. If you're looking to unwind and rejuvenate in picturesque settings, visit the famous spa and wellness resorts that have been renowned in Europe for centuries.
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Croatia travel guide

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Historic Walking Areas · Landmarks · National Parks
Once situated on the edge of empires between the Balkans and Central Europe, Croatia represents a land of great natural diversity and rich cultural heritage. Croatian cultural tourism relies on the charming juxtaposition of contrasts. Venetian palaces sit next to Napoleonic forts, Viennese mansions face Socialist Realist sculpture, and early Slavic churches built on the sites of ancient Roman settlements offer countless sightseeing opportunities. Croatia's museums present the main stages of the history of Europe. The country's sapphire seawater and long coastline speckled with islands draws visitors, as do numerous nature reserves, marinas, ancient fortified towns, and sandy and rocky beaches. In recent years, Croatia's shoreline has become a famed center for nautical tourism and naturism, and is a promising diving destination. Hikers explore outdoor landscapes of canyons, underground grottoes, dramatic waterfalls, stony peaks, and scenic lakes of the Dinaric Alps, which hug the coastline. Inland areas showcase mountain resorts, national parks, pine forests, vineyards, and spas.
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Cyprus travel guide

4.1
Beaches · Ruins · Nightlife
From sandy beaches to stone castles, and from bustling nightclubs to romantic tavernas, Cyprus is the perfect destination for those who seek a complete Mediterranean experience. Many civilizations have left their mark on the island's long and vibrant history, and consequently its customs, cuisine, and architecture. Beyond the divide between the predominantly Greek south and Turkish north, throughout the island you'll recognize Venetian, Genoese, British, and Middle Eastern influences. Of course, the main attraction that draws tourists from all over the world is the sunny coast, dotted with historical cities and fully equipped beaches. There is also a selection of peaceful villages, both inland and by the sea, where those looking for a more secluded holiday can retreat. A visit to the country's capital Nicosia, with its vibrant art and culture scene and numerous sightseeing opportunities, is definitely worth adding to your itinerary wherever you're staying.
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Democratic Republic of the Congo travel guide

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National Parks · Mountains · Wildlife Areas
Democratic Republic of Congo possesses a wealth of scenic highlights, ethnic diversity, and a complex history. Inaccessible for many years due to conflict, the country once again draws adventurous and confident travelers looking for a different type of vacation. For those who can forego the usual home comforts and quickly adapt to challenging conditions, the rewards of a holiday in Democratic Republic of Congo are numerous--trekking through unspoiled forests, spotting endemic wildlife, and meeting welcoming, inspiring people.
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Dominica travel guide

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Waterfalls · Beaches · Bodies of Water
Nature Isle of the Caribbean
The volcanic island nation of Dominica represents the youngest island in the Lesser Antilles. Such is evidenced in the geothermal action of the island's many hot springs, with relaxing dips in the hot sulfur spring water among the most popular things to do in Dominica. The unspoiled appearance of much of the nation provides a natural backdrop for a wealth of ecotourism adventures, including swimming, hiking, and snorkeling. The main urban areas showcase the ethnic diversity of the land once contested by the British and the French, with a number of local eateries serving West Indian and Creole dishes, and a whole lot of dancing and music to be enjoyed.
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Costa Rica travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Nature & Parks · Zipline
Tiny in terms of land area, Costa Rica is astoundingly diverse when it comes to culture and natural attractions. In a country called "Rich Coast", it's no surprise most Costa Rica vacations dedicate at least a few days to picturesque Pacific and Caribbean beaches, ideal for water sports and relaxation. Few small countries offer such a range of landscapes, allowing tourists to observe towering volcanoes while soaking away their worries in a hot spring, or hike into dense rainforests in the morning and surf at a modern resort in the afternoon. A trip to Costa Rica also lets you discover pristine national parks, ensuring plenty of chances to view wildlife from the comfort of eco-friendly lodges packed with amenities even ardent nature lovers secretly desire.
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