60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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60 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg, South Africa
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
2
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Amsterdam, Holland
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
7
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
9
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
11
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
12
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
13
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
14
Lisbon, Portugal
— 6 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Johannesburg, South Africa

3
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi, and explore the ancient world of Basilica Cistern.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Istanbul online attractions planner .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Istanbul is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Johannesburg to Istanbul is 1 hour. Traveling from Johannesburg in August, expect nights in Istanbul to be warmer, around 25°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Istanbul

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
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Ortakoy ©
Ortakoy
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

4
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.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, parks, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, step off the mainland to explore Yelagin Island, examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, and pause for some serene contemplation at Savior on the Spilled Blood.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the St. Petersburg trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to St. Petersburg takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Istanbul, expect little chillier days and colder nights in St. Petersburg, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas ©
Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

4
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Stockholm is known for museums, nature, historic sites, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Vasa Museum, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, examine the collection at Fotografiska Stockholm, and take in panoramic vistas at Stockholm City Hall.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Stockholm trip planner.

Fly from St. Petersburg to Stockholm in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Time is minus 2 hours. In September in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Millesgarden
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

4
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, parks, breweries & distilleries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip itinerary site .

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Amsterdam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In September in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Parks
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

4
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
When in Dublin, make a side trip to see Go With The Flow - River Adventures in Kilkenny, approximately 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol, stroll around St Stephens Green, explore the galleries of Guinness Storehouse, and sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Dublin online road trip planner .

Getting from Amsterdam to Dublin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Amsterdam in September, expect nights in Dublin to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are little chillier, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Go With The Flow - River Adventures
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Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

4
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, take in the views from Tower Bridge, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

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

You can fly from Dublin to London in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. In September in London, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen (in Rouen). And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, make a trip to Champs-Elysees, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and head off the coast to Île de la Cité.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Paris vacation site .

You can take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. September in Paris sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 28:
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, fun & games, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Charles Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Petřín, wander the streets of Lesser Town, and step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Prague trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Paris to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti

4
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, see the interesting displays at MuseumsQuartier Wien, walk around Prater, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vienna attractions planner.

Fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 6:
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Imperial Palace (Hofburg) ©
Imperial Palace (Hofburg)

4
nights
Budapest, Hungary

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, nightlife, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, and make a trip to Hősök tere.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest itinerary planner .

Take a train from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Tours Theme Parks
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Food Tours
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya

4
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and get engrossed in the history at Musei Capitolini.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rome travel tool .

Getting from Budapest to Rome by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Budapest in October, with highs in Rome at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 14:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano) and Siena (Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana & Wine Tours & Tastings). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

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You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Siena, Guardastelle Vineyard
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 18:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

4
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, appreciate the history behind Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Florence to Barcelona by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Florence in October, Barcelona is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

6
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Castelo dos Mouros, & more). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Belém Tower, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, use the Lisbon attractions planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In October, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 28:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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