60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Porto, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Angra do Heroismo, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
— 6 nights
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Toulouse, France
— 3 nights
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Montpellier, France
— 3 nights
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Lyon, France
— 3 nights
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Bologna, Italy
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Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
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Fira, Greece
— 8 nights
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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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Porto, Portugal — 5 nights

Unvanquished City

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names.
Step off the beaten path and head to Capela das Almas and Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral). Your inner history buff will appreciate Paco dos Duques de Braganca and Palacio da Bolsa. Venture out of the city with trips to Se de Braga (in Braga) and Citania de Briteiros (in Guimaraes). There's much more to do: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, learn about winemaking at Pocas Vinhos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja dos Carmelitas, and stop by Garrafeira do Carmo.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto online trip maker.

London, UK to Porto is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in October: high temperatures in Porto hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Angra do Heroismo.
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Angra do Heroismo, Portugal — 3 nights

Angra do Heroísmo, generally known as Angra, is a municipality and city on the island of Terceira in the Portuguese autonomous region of the Azores. Discover out-of-the-way places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Igreja Da Misericordia. Take a break from the city and head to Ponta dos Biscoitos and Baias da Agualva. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Palacio dos Capitaes Generais, get great views at Miradouro da Serra de Santa Barbara, learn more about the world around you at Centro de Interpretacao da Serra de Santa Barbara, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

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You can fly from Porto to Angra do Heroismo in 3.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Azores Standard Time (AZOT) is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Lisbon.
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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and National Coach Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Museu Nacional do Azulejo. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Guincho Beach (in Cascais) and Park and National Palace of Pena (in Sintra). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santo Antonio de Lisboa, make a trip to Rossio Square, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lisbon trip planner.

Getting from Angra do Heroismo to Lisbon by flight takes about 3.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Angra do Heroismo to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In October in Lisbon, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. You will leave for Madrid on the 24th (Mon).
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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 explore and learn at Prado National Museum and Naval Museum. Head to Barrio de Salamanca and Mercado de San Antónfor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Toledo (Alcazar - Biblioteca de Castilla-La Mancha, MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo, &more). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of La Latina, explore the world behind art at Museo Sorolla, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Madrid holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Madrid takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in October, Madrid is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. On the 29th (Sat), you're off to Barcelona.
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Barcelona, Spain — 4 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.
Get some cultural insight at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia and Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic). Explore hidden gems such as Barcelona Cathedral and Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya - MNAC. Step out of Barcelona with an excursion to Colonia Guell Gaudi Crypt in Santa Coloma de Cervello--about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of El Born, don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, stop by Ciutat Vella, and get engrossed in the history at Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to fly to Palma de Mallorca.
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Palma de Mallorca, Spain — 6 nights

Cultural Capital of the Balearic Islands

Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Platja d'Illetes and Cala Gat. Get some cultural insight at Castell de Bellver and Catedral de Mallorca. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Palma de Mallorca: Casa Museo Els Calderers (in Sant Joan), Castell d Alaro (in Alaro) and Santuari de Cura (in Randa). And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Mercat de l'Olivar, pause for some serene contemplation at Terrazas de la Catedral de Palma, gear up at Berganti Bikes, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Eulalia.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Palma de Mallorca trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In November in Palma de Mallorca, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Toulouse.
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Toulouse, France — 3 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.
Head to Marche Victor Hugo and Hotel d'Assezatfor some retail therapy. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilique Saint-Sernin and Cathedrale St-Etienne. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museum of natural History, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the world behind art at Fondation Bemberg, and pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame de la Daurade.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Toulouse trip planner.

You can fly from Palma de Mallorca to Toulouse in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. When traveling from Palma de Mallorca in November, plan for little chillier days in Toulouse, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Montpellier.
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Montpellier, France — 3 nights

"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Carrieres des Lumieres and Carre Sainte-Anne. Shop till you drop at Place de la Comedie and Caves Belle Dame. Change things up with these side-trips from Montpellier: Arles (St-Trophime Cloister (Cloitre St-Trophime), Eglise St-Trophime, &more) and Sete (Espace Georges Brassens & Musee Paul Valery). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Porte du Peyrou, don't miss a visit to Place Jean Jaures, do a tasting at Bertrand Bosc, and identify plant and animal life at Maison de la Nature.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Montpellier online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Toulouse to Montpellier takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Montpellier, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Lyon.
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Lyon, France — 3 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.
Fresque des Lyonnais and La Cite du Chocolat Valrhona are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon and Safari de Peaugres. Take a break from Lyon with a short trip to Chateau de Crussol in Saint-Peray, about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste de Lyon, stop by The Presqu'ile, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, and see the interesting displays at Institut & Musee Lumiere.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Lyon vacation website.

Getting from Montpellier to Lyon by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In November, Lyon is a bit cooler than Montpellier - with highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Bologna.
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Bologna, Italy — 3 nights

Heart of Italian Cuisine

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita and Basilica San Francesco are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cattedrale di San Pietro and Piazza Maggiore. Explore Bologna's surroundings by going to Adrenaline & Extreme Tours (in Maranello) and Modena (Casa Museo Luciano Pavarotti, Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Museo di Palazzo Poggi, get outside with Torre Prendiparte, examine the collection at MAST, and view the masterpieces at Wikiarte Auction House Art Gallery.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bologna trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Lyon to Bologna takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November in Bologna, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can fly to Athens.
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Athens, Greece — 4 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Step off the beaten path and head to Temple of Hephaestus and Ancient Agora of Athens. Get in touch with nature at Mount Lycabettus and Charakas Beach. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Philopappos Hill, get interesting insight from Nautilus Dive Center, take a stroll around Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre, and take a stroll through Anafiotika.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Bologna to Athens takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bologna to Athens. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bologna in November, with highs in Athens at 22°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can fly to Fira.
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Fira, Greece — 8 nights

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos and Ernesto Workshop & Gallery. Step off the beaten path and head to Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail and Red Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fira: Aegean Divers Dive Center - Day Excursions (in Vlychada) and Akrotiri (Experience Horse Riding & La Ponta). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Perivolos, learn about winemaking at Domaine Sigalas, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and see the interesting displays at The Santozeum Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Fira tour planner.

You can fly from Athens to Fira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In November in Fira, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll travel to Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain — 7 nights

Festival Capital of the Canary Islands

The lively port of Santa Cruz offers the convenience of a modern city while maintaining its laid-back island appeal.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Playa El Bollullo will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria and Parroquia Matriz Nuestra Señora Concepción - Santa Cruz. Venture out of the city with trips to Tabacos Arturo (in Garachico), Meson el Monasterio (in Los Realejos) and Icod de los Vinos (ARTlandya & Museo de Malvasia). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Las Montanas de Anaga, relax in the rural setting at Finca Canarias Aloe Vera, get engrossed in the history at Museo de Naturaleza y Arqueologia, and look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Rural de Anaga.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Cruz de Tenerife route planner.

Getting from Fira to Santa Cruz de Tenerife by flight takes about 11.5 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Fira to Santa Cruz de Tenerife due to the time zone difference. In December, Santa Cruz de Tenerife is a bit warmer than Fira - with highs of 26°C and lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.
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Tenerife travel guide

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Tenerife is the largest and most populous of the seven Canary Islands. With its abundance of sun-warmed beaches, deep gorges, dramatic cliffs, dense forests, and lush valleys filled with thriving banana plantations, the island offers an impressive variety of things to do: snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing, hiking, and cycling. You can even spelunk in the island’s volcanic caves and tunnels, among the largest in the world. Tenerife is also known for its nightlife, attracting thousands of weekend revelers from nearby European countries. The island is highly urbanized, though there are still pockets where visitors can enjoy the distinctive local culture and sightseeing at a slower pace.
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