29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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29 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: New York City, United States
Bus + Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
2
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  10​h
3
Lindos, Greece
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Shuttle:  6​h 15​min
4
Rethymnon, Greece
— 2 nights
Ferry:  3​h
5
Oia, Greece
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  9​h
6
Agrigento, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Syracuse, Italy
— 3 nights
+4
Train + Foot + Bus + Fly + Bus:  7​h
8
Siena, Italy
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  9​h 30​min
9
Alcudia, Spain
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  8​h
10
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: New York City, United States

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Cragside House and Gardens and Bamburgh Castle. Change things up with a short trip to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow (about 1h 45 min away). There's lots more to do: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, and steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh online holiday maker .

New York City, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from New York City to Edinburgh. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New York City in September: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 62°F and lows are around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Bamburgh Castle, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Cragside House and Gardens
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Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

2
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Wine Tours & Tastings and Walking tours. Step out of Dubrovnik to go to Cavtat and see Cavtat Old Town, which is approximately 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Old Town and head off the coast to Island of Lokrum.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik route builder app .

Fly from Edinburgh to Dubrovnik in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Edinburgh in September, things will get a bit warmer in Dubrovnik: highs are around 77°F and lows about 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Tours Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trip

Cavtat Old Town
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Cavtat Old Town ©
Cavtat Old Town
Walking tours

2
nights
Lindos, Greece

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Explore hidden gems such as Agios Pavlos Beach and Artistic Village Contemporary Art - Art gallery & Museum of Ceramic Art. Spend the 12th (Thu) exploring ancient history at Village of Lindos. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Lindos Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsambika Beach, delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Lindos, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Michael the Archangel.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Lindos road trip planning site .

Getting from Dubrovnik to Lindos by combination of flight and bus takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dubrovnik to Lindos. In September, Lindos is a bit warmer than Dubrovnik - with highs of 83°F and lows of 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Lindos

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tsambika Beach, Artistic Village Contemporary Art - Art gallery & Museum of Ceramic Art, Church of Michael the Archangel
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Village of Lindos ©
Village of Lindos
Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach

2
nights
Rethymnon, Greece

Rethymnon ©
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Arkadi and then stroll through Ammoudaki Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Ombros Gialos Beach, explore the activities along Lake Kournas, and then take a stroll through Rethymnon Old Town.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rethymnon online vacation planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Lindos to Rethymnon in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Lindos in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of 68°F in Rethymnon. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Oia.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lake Kournas, Ombros Gialos Beach, Ammoudaki Beach
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Lake Kournas ©
Lake Kournas
Monastery of Arkadi ©
Monastery of Arkadi
Rethymnon Old Town ©
Rethymnon Old Town

2
nights
Oia, Greece

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): stroll through KAMARA BEACH, do a tasting at Santo Winery, and then take some stellar pictures from Sunset in Oia. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach and then explore the activities along Amoudi Bay.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Oia road trip website .

Traveling by ferry from Rethymnon to Oia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in September, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Agrigento.

Things to do in Oia

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kamari Beach, Santo Winery, Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery

1
night
Agrigento, Italy

Agrigento ©
Historically one of ancient Greece's leading cities, Sicily's Agrigento is home to the seven monumental temples that make up the well-preserved Valley of the Temples.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Scala dei Turchi and then delve into the distant past at Valley of the Temples (Valle dei Templi). On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Punta bianca and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Vincenzina.

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

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Oia to Agrigento takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Central European Time is minus 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Syracuse.

Things to do in Agrigento

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cala Vincenzina, Scala dei Turchi
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Scala dei Turchi ©
Scala dei Turchi
Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi

3
nights
Syracuse, Italy

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Centro Storico and Greek Theater. Change things up with these side-trips from Syracuse: Isola di Capo Passero (in Portopalo di Capo Passero), chiesa madre (in Avola) and Ragusa (Siculamente & Ragusa Ibla). And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio), head off the coast to Ortigia, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Syracuse Cathedral.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Syracuse online route planner .

Traveling by car from Agrigento to Syracuse takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Siena.

Things to do in Syracuse

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ragusa, chiesa madre, Centro Storico, Isola di Capo Passero
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Ragusa Ibla ©
Ragusa Ibla

2
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia di San Galgano, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, then pause for some serene contemplation at Siena Cathedral, and finally make a trip to Piazza del Campo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Fattoria dei Barbi and then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of San Gimignano.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Siena day trip site .

You can do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Syracuse to Siena in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. In September in Siena, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Alcudia.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Fattoria dei Barbi, Historic Centre of San Gimignano, Abbazia di San Galgano
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Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia
Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano

2
nights
Alcudia, Spain

Alcudia ©
Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Explore hidden gems such as Playa de Muro and Playa de Alcudia. Get out of town with these interesting Alcudia side-trips: Palma de Mallorca (Bellver Castle, Catedral de Mallorca, & more), Cuevas de Arta (in Capdepera) and Iglesia Parroquial de la Transfiguracion del Senor (in Arta). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Alcudia Old Town.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Alcudia trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Siena to Alcudia takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. September in Alcudia sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Alcudia

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Palma de Mallorca, Cuevas de Arta, Playa de Muro, Iglesia Parroquial de la Transfiguracion del Senor
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Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Playa de Alcudia ©
Playa de Alcudia
Cuevas de Arta ©
Cuevas de Arta

4
nights
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain

Puerto Del Carmen ©
One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
Explore hidden gems such as Corralejo Dunes and Cueva de los Verdes. Explore Puerto Del Carmen's surroundings by going to Puerto deportivo Marina Rubicon (in Playa Blanca), Parque Natural de Corralejo (in Corralejo) and Timanfaya National Park (in Tinajo). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Jardin de Cactus, see the interesting displays at Bodega El Grifo - Museo del Vino, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and get great views at Mirador Del Rio.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Puerto Del Carmen day trip app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Alcudia to Puerto Del Carmen takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Alcudia to Puerto Del Carmen. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Puerto Del Carmen when traveling from Alcudia in September, with lows around 70°F. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Corralejo, Bodega El Grifo - Museo del Vino, Marina Rubicon, Jardin de Cactus
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Timanfaya Nationalpark ©
Timanfaya Nationalpark
Scuba & Snorkeling
Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo

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