53 days in Europe Itinerary

53 days in Europe Itinerary

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Valletta, Malta
— 3 nights
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Rethymnon, Greece
— 2 nights
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Fira, Greece
— 4 nights
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Mykonos Town, Greece
— 3 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 5 nights
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Tsilivi, Greece
— 3 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
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Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
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Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights

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Valletta, Malta

Valletta ©

Most Proud

Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
Go for a jaunt from Valletta to St. Paul's Bay to see Scuba & Snorkeling about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John's Co-Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Casa Rocca Piccola, explore the historical opulence of Casa Bernard, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocca San Pawl Nawfragu.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Valletta trip itinerary site.

Auckland, New Zealand to Valletta is an approximately 29-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Auckland to Valletta is minus 11 hours. While traveling from Auckland, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Valletta, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Can You Escape? Malta ©
Can You Escape? Malta
St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum ©
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum

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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.
On the 19th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Arkadi, identify plant and animal life at Reptisland, and then steep yourself in history at The Venetian Fortezza. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Historical and Folklore Museum of Rethymno, then wander the streets of Rethymnon Old Town, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Georgioupolis Safari.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rethymnon trip builder site.

Getting from Valletta to Rethymnon by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Valletta to Rethymnon due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Georgioupolis Safari ©
Georgioupolis Safari
Rethymnon Old Town ©
Rethymnon Old Town
Reptisland ©
Reptisland

4
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Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for wineries, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, and kick back and relax at Red Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Fira trip itinerary website.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Rethymnon to Fira takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or fly. May in Fira sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

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Mykonos Town, Greece

Mykonos Town ©

Chora Mykonos

A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with GoDive Mykonos PADI Diving Resort, relax and rejuvenate at Beautyworld Mykonos Spa, stroll through Ornos Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Paralia Kalafati.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Mykonos Town online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Fira to Mykonos Town by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
GoDive Mykonos PADI Diving Resort ©
GoDive Mykonos PADI Diving Resort
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Change things up with these side-trips from Athens: Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae), The Great Theatre of Epidaurus (in Epidavros) and Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation (in Nafplio). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Athens trip itinerary site.

Fly from Mykonos Town to Athens in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. In May, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Tsilivi.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 27 — Jun 1:
Highlights from your plan
Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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Tsilivi, Greece

Tsilivi ©
A growing favorite with international vacationers, Tsilivi sits on the northern coast of Zakynthos.
Tsilivi is known for nightlife, theme parks, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a pleasant ride with Laganas Horse Riding Center, see the interesting displays at Aristeon Ecological Olive Press, do a tasting at Grampsas Winery, and get interesting insight from Tours.

Plan trip to Tsilivi with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Fly from Athens to Tsilivi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Athens in June, expect little chillier with lows of 20°C in Tsilivi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Tsilivi

Tours · Outdoors · Spas · Golf

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Laganas Horse Riding Center ©
Laganas Horse Riding Center
Speed Boats Tours
Grampsas Winery ©
Grampsas Winery

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Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Dubrovnik is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Old Town, step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, make a trip to Pile Gate, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dubrovnik driving holiday app.

Traveling by flight from Tsilivi to Dubrovnik takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, taxi, train, and car. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Tsilivi in June, expect nights in Dubrovnik to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Adventure · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls

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Split, Croatia

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano, appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then see the interesting displays at Froggyland. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, stroll around Marjan Park, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally don't miss a visit to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic).

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Split trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Split by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Split can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic

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Venice, Italy

Venice

City of Romance

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Padua (Casa Ezzelino, Piazza della Frutta, &more) and Verona (Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, Torre dei Lamberti, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, and see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Venice route planner.

You can fly from Split to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 14th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take a memorable tour with Ballooning in Tuscany, then admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally don't miss a visit to L’importuno di Michelangelo.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip maker.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Ballooning in Tuscany ©
Ballooning in Tuscany
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, appreciate the history behind La Pieta, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Rome online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. June in Rome sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 15 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Sintra National Palace, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Lisbon takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rome to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rome in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Lisbon, with lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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Porto, Portugal

Unvanquished City

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
On the 25th (Sun), take in the waterfront activity at Cais da Ribeira, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, then get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, then look for gifts at Livraria Lello, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Douro River, make a trip to Liberdade Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Torre dos Clerigos.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Porto trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Porto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Lisbon in June: highs in Porto hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Île de la Cité, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris attractions planning website.

You can fly from Porto to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Porto to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. June in Paris sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Find places to stay Jun 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

Take the guesswork out of planning a London vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London. Traveling from Paris in June, expect nights in London to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 1:
Highlights from your plan
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St., contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, and take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Dublin tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from London to Dublin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 23°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

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