57 days in Caribbean, South America, Africa & Europe Itinerary

57 days in Caribbean, South America, Africa & Europe Itinerary

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57 days in Caribbean, South America, Africa & Europe Itinerary

Start: Helsinki, Finland
Fly + Drive:  22​h 30​min
1
Shoal Bay Village, Anguilla
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  11​h
3
Cusco, Peru
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  29​h
4
Gunjur, Gambia
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
5
Lagos, Nigeria
— 1 day
Fly:  10​h 45​min
6
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
7
Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
train:  3​h 45​min
8
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 7 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
9
Berlin, Germany
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
10
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
11
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
12
Moscow, Russia
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
13
Munich, Germany
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Helsinki, Finland

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Shoal Bay Village, Anguilla

Shoal Bay Village ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Shoal Bay.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Shoal Bay Village tour planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Shoal Bay Village is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Shoal Bay Village. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in August: highs in Shoal Bay Village hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 30°C. On the 2nd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Shoal Bay Village

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Shoal Bay ©
Shoal Bay

2
nights
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo ©
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
On the 3rd (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral Primada de America, then steep yourself in history at Alcazar de Colon, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Ozama. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Columbus Lighthouse and then don't miss a visit to Zona Colonial.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Santo Domingo trip planner.

You can fly from Shoal Bay Village to Santo Domingo in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cusco.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Historic Sites Museums
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Alcazar de Colon ©
Alcazar de Colon
Catedral Primada de America
Catedral Primada de America
Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon) ©

5
nights
Cusco, Peru

Cusco ©
Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Sacsayhuaman and Choquequirao Archeological Park will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Sacred Valley of the Incas and Salinas de Maras. Step out of Cusco to go to Maras and see Moray, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Plaza de Armas, explore the ancient world of Centro Historico De Cusco, pause for some serene contemplation at Convento de Santo Domingo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Qorikancha.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cusco trip app .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Santo Domingo to Cusco in 11 hours. Another option is to fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Santo Domingo to Cusco. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gunjur.

Things to do in Cusco

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Maras, Sacred Valley of the Incas, Winay Wayna, Choquequirao Archeological Park
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Sacsayhuaman ©
Sacsayhuaman
Sacred Valley of the Incas ©
Sacred Valley of the Incas
Museo de Arte Precolombino ©
Museo de Arte Precolombino

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day
Gunjur, Gambia

Gunjur
Gunjur is a small coastal town in south-western Gambia. To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Gunjur travel planning app .

Explore your travel options from Cusco to Gunjur with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Peru Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 5 hours. While traveling from Cusco, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Gunjur, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 27°C. You will leave for Lagos on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Gunjur

Wildlife Parks Tours
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1
day
Lagos, Nigeria

Lagos
Protected from the Atlantic by sand spits and barrier islands, Lagos quickly grew into a mega city due to its location, and currently operates one of the continent's largest and busiest ports.
To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lagos travel route builder tool .

Explore your travel options from Gunjur to Lagos with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Western African Time (WAT) is 1 hour. Traveling from Gunjur in August, expect nights in Lagos to be about the same, around 27°C, while days are slightly colder, around 33°C. You'll set off for London on the 13th (Tue).

Things to do in Lagos

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games
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5
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Gallery and Natural History Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The British Museum, admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern, take in the views from Tower Bridge, and don't miss a visit to Tower of London.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the London road trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lagos to London. The time zone difference when traveling from Lagos to London is minus 1 hour. In August, London is a bit cooler than Lagos - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Liverpool.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

5
nights
Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Chatsworth House and Ruthin Gaol will appeal to museum buffs. Plas Mawr and Caernarfon Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Liverpool side-trips: Conwy (Conwy Castle & Smallest House in Britain), Thornbridge Hall Gardens (in Ashford-in-the-Water) and Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve (in Bethesda). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Falconry Experience Wales, pause for some serene contemplation at Llanasa Parish Church, step into the grandiose world of Bodelwyddan Castle & Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St Peter.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Liverpool online tour itinerary builder .

You can take a train from London to Liverpool in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from London in August: highs in Liverpool hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Conwy, Bakewell, Ruthin, Llanasa Parish Church, Denbigh Castle
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Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve ©
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Plas Mawr ©
Plas Mawr

7
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get a sense of the local culture at Edinburgh Castle and The Real Mary King's Close. Appreciate the collections at Royal Yacht Britannia and National Museum of Scotland. Change things up with a short trip to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow (about 1h 45 min away). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at BobCat Alpacas, deepen your understanding of the past and present with a heritage tour, appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip itinerary website .

Take a train from Liverpool to Edinburgh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect little chillier evenings in Edinburgh when traveling from Liverpool in August, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Dalhousie Castle Falconry, Blackness Castle
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Pergamonmuseum and Topography of Terror. Get a sense of the local culture at Charlottenburg Palace and Pfaueninsel. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, and explore the world behind art at Neues Museum.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Berlin day trip tool .

Fly from Edinburgh to Berlin in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Traveling from Edinburgh to Berlin, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topographie des Terrors ©
Topographie des Terrors
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace

6
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Get some cultural insight at Russian Museum and Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood. Your inner history buff will appreciate Saint Isaac's Cathedral and The Marly Palace. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas, see the interesting displays at The Shadow Museum, and contemplate the long history of Palace Square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad).

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the St. Petersburg online travel planner .

You can fly from Berlin to St. Petersburg in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Berlin to St. Petersburg. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Nizhny Novgorod.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

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The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
Savior on the Spilled Blood ©
Savior on the Spilled Blood

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night
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Nizhny Novgorod ©
Founded eight centuries ago at the confluence of the Volga and the Oka rivers, Nizhny Novgorod boasts over 600 historical, cultural, and architectural monuments.
On the 15th (Sun), get curious at Museum of Old Equipment and Tools, step into the grandiose world of The Kremlin, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Nativity of Most Holy Mother of God.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Nizhny Novgorod day trip tool .

Fly from St. Petersburg to Nizhny Novgorod in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Moscow.

Things to do in Nizhny Novgorod

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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The Kremlin ©
The Kremlin

4
nights
Moscow, Russia

Moscow ©
Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
Appreciate the collections at Moscow Kremlin (Moskovsky Kreml) and Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad) and Lenin's Mausoleum. Get out of town with these interesting Moscow side-trips: Sergiyev Posad (Cathedral of the Assumption & The Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Basil's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at The State Tretyakov Gallery, appreciate the extensive heritage of Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve, and learn about all things military at The Armoury.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Moscow online trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Nizhny Novgorod to Moscow takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September in Moscow, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sergiyev Posad, Church of The Holy Virgin
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Church of The Holy Virgin ©
Church of The Holy Virgin
Red Square (Krasnaya Ploshchad) ©
Red Square (Krasnaya Ploshchad)
Moscow Kremlin (Moskovsky Kreml)
Moscow Kremlin (Moskovsky Kreml)

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Get a sense of the local culture at Nymphenburg Palace and Neuschwanstein Castle. Museum-lovers will get to explore Munich Residenz and BMW Welt. Change things up with these side-trips from Munich: Partnachklamm (in Garmisch-Partenkirchen), Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site (in Dachau) and Linderhof Palace (in Ettal). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, make a trip to Promenadeplatz, explore the activities along English Garden, and get curious at Deutsches Museum.

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

Fly from Moscow to Munich in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Moscow in September, you will find days in Munich are somewhat warmer (22°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Schloss Linderhof, Schloss Neuschwanstein, Partnachklamm, Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein

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