46 days in Europe, Asia & Africa Itinerary

46 days in Europe, Asia & Africa Itinerary

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46 days in Europe, Asia & Africa Itinerary

Start: Vitoria, Brazil
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Paris, France
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Fly:  13​h
3
Beijing, China
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Jeju, South Korea
— 1 day
Fly:  13​h 30​min
5
Iriomote-jima, Japan
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h 15​min
6
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 1 day
Fly:  16​h
7
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  1​h 30​min
8
Hurghada, Egypt
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
9
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
10
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
11
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
12
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
13
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
End: Vitoria, Brazil

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.
Musee d'Orsay and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Champs-Elysees and Eiffel Tower. Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, wander the streets of Montmartre, and see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary maker .

Vitoria, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time (BRT) to Central European Time (CET) is 4 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Paris when traveling from Vitoria in July, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

6
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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.
Get some cultural insight at Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral. National Gallery and Victoria and Albert Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Explore London's surroundings by going to Dover Castle (in Dover), St. Mary The Virgin Church (in Elham) and The Big Cat Sanctuary (in Smarden). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read London trip builder .

Getting from Paris to London by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in August, expect nights in London to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Dover Castle, St. Mary The Virgin Church, The Big Cat Sanctuary
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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

1
day
Beijing, China

Beijing ©
As the political and cultural capital of China, Beijing stands at the heart of Chinese history, buzzing with the energy of its high population density and centuries of importance.
On the 11th (Tue), see Mutianyu Great Wall.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Beijing trip planner.

Getting from London to Beijing by flight takes about 13 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Beijing is 8 hours. In August, Beijing is a bit warmer than London - with highs of 37°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Beijing

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Mutianyu Great Wall ©
Mutianyu Great Wall

1
day
Jeju, South Korea

Jeju
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Hamdeok Beach and then take a peaceful walk through Halla Mountain.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Jeju trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Beijing to Jeju by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Beijing to Jeju is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Iriomote-jima.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Halla Mountain
Halla Mountain
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach

1
night
Iriomote-jima, Japan

Iriomote-jima ©
Taketomicho Iriomote-Jima stands as the second largest island in Okinawa.
On the 13th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Nakano Beach, admire the sheer force of Mizuochi Falls, and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Nara no Taki Falls, identify plant and animal life at Funauki Village, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Pinaisara Falls.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Iriomote-jima trip builder website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Jeju to Iriomote-jima. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Iriomote-jima

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Funauki Village ©
Funauki Village
Pinaisara Falls ©
Pinaisara Falls

1
day
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple, delve into the distant past at Ta Prohm, and then explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Siem Reap trip planning website .

Explore your travel options from Iriomote-jima to Siem Reap with the Route module. The time zone changes from Japan Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Siem Reap are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites
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Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat

3
nights
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

An enviable location on the southern end of the Sinai Peninsula and year-round warm weather boost tourism in Sharm El Sheikh and make it one of Egypt's premier travel destinations.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Swim with Dolphins. Take a break from the city and head to Ras Mohommed National Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: explore the gorgeous colors at Jackson Reef and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Anthony's Monastery (Deir Mar Antonios).

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sharm El Sheikh driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Sharm El Sheikh takes 16 hours. Traveling from Siem Reap to Sharm El Sheikh, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Siem Reap in August: high temperatures in Sharm El Sheikh hover around 45°C and lows are around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Red Sea and Sinai, Ras Mohommed National Park
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ras Mohommed National Park ©
Ras Mohommed National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Hurghada, Egypt

Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
On the 20th (Thu), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hurghada trip builder website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 45°C in August, and nighttime lows around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Swim with Dolphins

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Duomo di Orvieto and Roman Forum. Let the collections at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Abbey of Saints Severus and Martyrius (in Orvieto) and Villa Adriana (in Tivoli). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, take an unorthodox tour of Catacombe di San Callisto, contemplate the long history of Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, and admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome travel route planner.

You can fly from Hurghada to Rome in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Hurghada to Rome is minus 1 hour. In August, Rome is a bit cooler than Hurghada - with highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Vatican City, Orvieto, Villa Adriana
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Siena Cathedral and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Leaning Tower of Pisa and Piazza della Signoria. Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Piazza del Campo (in Siena) and Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, steep yourself in history at The Baptistery of St. John, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Florence attractions site .

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 20°C in Florence. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Siena, Le mura di Lucca, Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Siena Cathedral ©
Siena Cathedral
Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Doge's Palace and Gallerie dell'Accademia. Appreciate the collections at Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Museo Ebraico di Venezia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Lio Piccolo (in Cavallino-Treporti), Grado (Isola di Barbana, Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, & more) and Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Mark's Square, make a trip to St Mark's Campanile, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Venice travel itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Grado, Scrovegni Chapel, Lio Piccolo
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
St. Mark's Square ©
St. Mark's Square
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Fundacio Mona, Primate Sanctuary. Get a sense of the local culture at Casa Batllo and El Barri Gòtic. Explore Barcelona's surroundings by going to Peratallada (in Peratallada) and Dali-Gala Castle Museum-House (Castell de Pubol) (in Pubol). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, explore the world behind art at Fundacio Joan Miro, and examine the collection at Museo Picasso.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip itinerary site .

Traveling by flight from Venice to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Venice in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Dali-Gala Castle Museum-House (Castell de Pubol), Peratallada, Fundacio Mona, Primate Sanctuary
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get some historical perspective at Royal Palace of Madrid and Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales. Prado National Museum and Plaza Mayor are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Madrid with a short trip to Catedral Primada in Toledo, about 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and stroll around Retiro Park.

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Take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Madrid, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada

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