60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Porto, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Angra do Heroismo, Portugal
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Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
— 4 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
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Fira, Greece
— 9 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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Capela das Almas and Se de Braga. Step off the beaten path and head to Largo da Oliveira and Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral). Venture out of the city with trips to Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Oliveira (in Guimaraes) and Sameiro Sanctuary (in Braga). Next up on the itinerary: sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja dos Carmelitas, get to know the fascinating history of Rua das Flores, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Matosinhos Beach.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Porto vacation planner.

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. In October, Porto is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can catch the flight 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.
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Museu Nacional do Azulejo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Guincho Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Church of Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro (in Canaviais), Park and National Palace of Pena (in Sintra) and Evora (Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), &more). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Palácio Nacional da Ajuda, take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja de Sao Roque, take a stroll through Rua Augusta, and ponder the design of Rossio Square.

Before you visit Lisbon, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Porto to Lisbon by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to catch the flight 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. Get outdoors at Vitoria Beach and Photography Tours. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Palacio dos Capitaes Generais and Atlantic Souvenir. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja Da Misericordia, hike along Baias da Agualva, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and learn more about the world around you at Centro de Interpretacao da Serra de Santa Barbara.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Angra do Heroismo itinerary planner.

You can fly from Lisbon to Angra do Heroismo in 3.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Angra do Heroismo is minus 1 hour. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Mon) before leaving for Madrid.
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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Barrio de Salamanca and Mercado de San Antón. Discover out-of-the-way places like Museo Sorolla and Wine Tours & Tastings. Explore Madrid's surroundings by going to Toledo (Alcazar - Museo del Ejercito, MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo, &more). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Naval Museum, explore the world behind art at Museo Cerralbo, make a trip to Plaza Mayor, and contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Madrid trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Angra do Heroismo to Madrid takes 8.5 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Angra do Heroismo to Madrid due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Barcelona.
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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo. Let the collections at Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya - MNAC and CosmoCaixa Barcelona capture your imagination. Explore Barcelona's surroundings by going to Beach Castelldelfels Barcelona (in Castelldefels) and Colonia Guell Gaudi Crypt (in Santa Coloma de Cervello). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Plaça de Sant Felip Neri, wander the streets of El Born, get engrossed in the history at Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona online day trip planner.

You can fly from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Palma de Mallorca.
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Palma de Mallorca, Spain — 4 nights

Cultural Capital of the Balearic Islands

Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Castell d Alaro and Wine Tours & Tastings. Head to Mercat de l'Olivar and Berganti Bikesfor some retail therapy. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of Off Road E-scooter Tour, view the masterpieces at Pilar and Joan Miro Foundation in Mallorca, examine the collection at Palau March Museu, and pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia La Porciuncula (la Iglesia de Cristal).

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Palma de Mallorca trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca takes 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 7th (Mon) so you can 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.
Visit Basilique Saint-Sernin and Quai de la Daurade for their historical value. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Museum of natural History and Hotel d'Assezat. There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get a taste of the local shopping with Espace Cobalt, see the interesting displays at Galerie Le Chateau d'Eau, and explore the world behind art at Fondation Bemberg.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Toulouse online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Palma de Mallorca to Toulouse in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Palma de Mallorca in November, you will find days in Toulouse are little chillier (16°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive 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.
Get outdoors at Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer Beach and Climbing Tours. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St-Trophime Cloister (Cloitre St-Trophime) and Bertrand Bosc. Explore Montpellier's surroundings by going to Arles (Abbaye de Montmajour & Eglise St-Trophime) and Chateau de Tarascon (in Tarascon). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Place de la Comedie, take in nature's colorful creations at Chateau de Flaugergues, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale St. Pierre, and examine the collection at Le Pavillon Populaire.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Montpellier trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Toulouse to Montpellier takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Montpellier sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can 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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, then see the interesting displays at Fresque des Lyonnais, then take a stroll through The Presqu'ile, and finally take a stroll through La Place Bellecour. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Institut & Musee Lumiere, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste de Lyon, then take an in-depth tour of Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon, and finally admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Lyon sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Montpellier to Lyon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Montpellier in November; daily highs in Lyon reach 13°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly 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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita and Cattedrale di San Pietro. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo di Palazzo Poggi and Museo di Casa Romei. Explore Bologna's surroundings by going to Ferrara (Ferrara Cathedral, Museo Archeologico Nazionale, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica San Francesco, admire the landmark architecture of Portico di San Luca, look for gifts at Salumeria Simoni, and see the interesting displays at La Macchina del Tempo.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bologna trip tool.

Fly from Lyon to Bologna in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. November in Bologna sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to 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.
Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Hephaestus are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Mount Lycabettus and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and stop by Sandal Mania.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Athens sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by flight from Bologna to Athens takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bologna to Athens due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bologna in November: high temperatures in Athens hover around 22°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Fira.
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Fira, Greece — 9 nights

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Appreciate the collections at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos and Asimis Kolaitou Art Gallery Santorini. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Akrotiri and Cathedral Church Of Candlemas Of The Lord. Explore Fira's surroundings by going to Fira Beach (in Agkali), Aegean Divers Dive Center - Day Excursions (in Vlychada) and Akrotiri (La Ponta & Experience Horse Riding). There's still lots to do: hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, see the interesting displays at Monastery of Profitis Ilias, do a tasting at Artemis Karamolegos Winery, and awaken your taste buds at Santorini's Best Driver.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Fira trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Fira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In November, daytime highs in Fira are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can catch the flight 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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria and Parroquia Matriz Nuestra Señora Concepción - Santa Cruz. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Historico Militar de Canarias and Fundacion Cristino de Vera - Espacio Cultural CajaCanarias. Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Taganana (in Taganana), Reserva Natural Especial del Malpais de Guimar (in Guimar) and Reserva Ambiental (in San Miguel de Abona). There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Bollullo, contemplate the long history of Plaza de Patrona de Canarias, and take in the awesome beauty at Montana Roja.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Cruz de Tenerife online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Fira to Santa Cruz de Tenerife in 11.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Fira to Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Fira in December: high temperatures in Santa Cruz de Tenerife hover around 26°C and lows are around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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