60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights
2
Galway, Ireland
— 5 nights
3
Killarney, Ireland
— 2 nights
4
Cork, Ireland
— 1 night
5
Kilkenny, Ireland
— 5 nights
6
Aarhus, Denmark
— 5 nights
7
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 6 nights
8
Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
9
Stockholm, Sweden
— 6 nights
10
Oslo, Norway
— 6 nights
11
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
12
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
13
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 6 nights

6
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies. Get some historical perspective at Kilmainham Gaol Museum and 14 Henrietta Street. Step off the beaten path and head to Glendalough Cathedral and Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dublin: Drogheda (Mainistir Bhuithe & Listoke), Francis Ledwidge Museum (in Slane) and Donore (Newgrange, Knowth Megalithic Passage Tomb, &more). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Temple Bar, steep yourself in history at The Mill at Avoca Village, step into the grandiose world of Trim Castle, and explore the world behind art at Chester Beatty.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Dublin trip itinerary planner.

Louisville, USA to Dublin is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Louisville in April, expect Dublin to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Donore, Enniskerry, Trim, Wicklow, Vale of Glendalough
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
14 Henrietta Street ©
14 Henrietta Street
Glendalough Cathedral ©
Glendalough Cathedral

5
nights
Galway, Ireland

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Do your shopping at The Claddagh Ring Museum and Lynch's Castle. Popular historic sites such as Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and Galway Cathedral are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Galway: Kylemore (Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden & Gothic Chapel), Coral Strand (Tra an Doilin) (in Carraroe) and Oughterard (Aughnanure Castle & Glengowla Mines). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church, delve into the distant past at Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre, explore the galleries of Galway City Museum, and see the interesting displays at Michael Davitt Museum.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Galway driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Galway takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Galway, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Oughterard, Kylemore, Ballina, Ennis, Kilmacduagh Tower
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre ©
Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre

2
nights
Killarney, Ireland

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
On your second day here, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, head off the coast to Innisfallen Island, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, thenhike along The Kerry Way, thenexperience rural life at Kennedy's Pet Farm, and finally visit Killarney Falconry.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Killarney driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Galway to Killarney takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Killarney sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cork.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Irish Whiskey Experience ©
Irish Whiskey Experience
Ross Castle ©
Ross Castle
St. Mary's Cathedral ©
St. Mary's Cathedral

1
night
Cork, Ireland

Cork ©
One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): stop by Blarney Chocolate Factory.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cork attractions planning app.

Drive from Killarney to Cork in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Cork

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Nano Nagle Place ©
Nano Nagle Place
Cork City Gaol ©
Cork City Gaol
Camden Fort Meagher ©
Camden Fort Meagher

5
nights
Kilkenny, Ireland

Kilkenny ©
The country's smallest city in terms of population, Kilkenny boasts a rich cultural heritage and diverse tourist attractions that include well-preserved medieval architecture, exciting nightlife, a vibrant culinary scene, and abundant shopping opportunities.
For shopping fun, head to National Craft Gallery or VALERIE WALSHE CONTEMPORARY. Get a sense of the local culture at Medieval Mile Museum and St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower. Venture out of the city with trips to Waterford (Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, King of the Vikings, &more), Tramore Beach (in Tramore) and Curraghmore House (in Portlaw). There's still lots to do: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Smithwick's Experience, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Abbey, explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Butter Slip.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kilkenny online trip builder.

You can drive from Cork to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Kilkenny are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Aarhus.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Waterford, Tipperary, Nenagh, Enniscorthy, St. Patrick's Well
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Medieval Mile Museum ©
Medieval Mile Museum
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower ©
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

5
nights
Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
Get a sense of the local culture at Den Gamle By and Moesgaard Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum and Aarhus Vikingemuseet. Venture out of the city with trips to Christiansfeld (Brodremenighedens Museum, Brodremenighedens Kirke, &more), Haderslev Domkirke (in Haderslev) and Trapholt (in Kolding). The adventure continues: stroll through Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, steep yourself in history at Kalo Slotsruin, wander the streets of Mathilde Fibigers Have, and examine the collection at Naturhistorisk Museum.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Aarhus trip maker site.

Fly from Kilkenny to Aarhus in 9 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kilkenny to Aarhus. Traveling from Kilkenny in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Aarhus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Odense, Haderslev, Frederikshavn, Viborg, Vejle
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Moesgaard Museum ©
Moesgaard Museum
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

6
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Appreciate the collections at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art and Thorvaldsens Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Nyhavn and Kronborg. Get out of town with these interesting Copenhagen side-trips: Fulby Keramik Vaerksted (in Soroe), RAGNAROCK - Museet for pop, rock og youth culture (in Roskilde) and Trelleborg Viking Fortress (in Slagelse). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Frederiksborg Castle, admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark, and learn more about the world around you at Botanical Garden.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Copenhagen trip planner.

Drive from Aarhus to Copenhagen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Moen, Helsingoer, Hillerod, Store Heddinge, Ishoej
Find places to stay Apr 26 — May 2:
Highlights from your plan
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art ©
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

1
night
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, take a stroll through Katajanokka, thenadmire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, thenview the masterpieces at Galerie Anhava, and finally explore the world behind art at Sinebrychoff Art Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Copenhagen to Helsinki is 1 hour. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Spas Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
The National Museum of Finland ©
The National Museum of Finland

6
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.
Do your shopping at Ostermalm Saluhall and Eskilstuna Konstmuseum. Museum-lovers will appreciate Skansen and Army Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stockholm: Visit Roslagen (in Norrtalje), Mariefred (Gripsholms Golf Club & Gripsholm Castle) and Arsenalen - Sveriges Forsvarsfordonsmuseum (in Strangnas). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Strandvagen, explore the world behind art at Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uppsala Domkyrka, and examine the collection at Fotografiska Stockholm.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Stockholm trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Stockholm takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Helsinki to Stockholm. In May in Stockholm, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Vasteras, Uppsala, Mariefred, Eskilstuna, Millesgarden
Find places to stay May 3 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Strandvagen ©
Strandvagen
Skansen ©
Skansen
Uppsala Domkyrka ©
Uppsala Domkyrka

6
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Popular historic sites such as Norsk Folkemuseum and Det Kongelige Slott are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Holmenkollen Ski Museum and Kon-Tiki Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Kongsberg (Liatoppen Fjellpark & Norwegian Mining Museum), Vollen (Hebbe Lille's Gallery & Keramikkhjoernet Gallery) and Notodden (Heddal Stave Church & Telemarksgalleriet & Lysbuen). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Norwegian Museum of Science and Tehnology, explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and admire the striking features of Ostbanehallen.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Oslo vacation builder website.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Oslo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. May in Oslo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Horten, Kongsberg, Vollen, Notodden, Moss
Find places to stay May 9 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Holmenkollen Ski Museum ©
Holmenkollen Ski Museum
National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet ©
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum

6
nights
Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Head to Castle Gallery and Scottish Flair Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection) and Morayvia will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Inverness: Cromarty (Hugh Miller Museum and Birthplace Cottage, Cromarty Courthouse, &more), Invermoriston Falls (in Invermoriston) and Portmahomack (Tarbat Ness Lighthouse & Tarbat Discovery Centre). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Dunrobin Castle and Gardens, tour the pleasant surroundings at Dornoch Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Inverness Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of Inverness Museum and Art Gallery.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Inverness trip builder website.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Oslo to Inverness in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In May, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Dornoch, Forres, Cromarty, Elgin, Newtonmore
Find places to stay May 15 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens
Cawdor Castle ©
Cawdor Castle

3
nights
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Appreciate the collections at Clan Donald Skye Visitor Centre and Giant Angus MacAskill Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Eilean Donan Castle and Claigan Coral Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Isle of Skye: Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks (in Balmacara), John O' Groats (in Airor) and Brochs at Glenelg - Dun Telve & Dun Troddan (in Glenelg). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Dunvegan Castle & Gardens, pause for some serene contemplation at Trumpan Church, take in the exciting artwork at Trotternish Art Gallery, and sample the fine beverages at Talisker Distillery.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Isle of Skye holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Isle of Skye takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May in Isle of Skye, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Isle of Raasay, Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks, Attadale Gardens, John O' Groats, Brochs at Glenelg - Dun Telve & Dun Troddan
Find places to stay May 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens ©
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens
Claigan Coral Beach ©
Claigan Coral Beach

6
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Head to The Glasgow School of Art and Merchant Cityfor some retail therapy. Appreciate the collections at Discovery Point and The Tenement House. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Doune Castle (in Doune), Dunblane Cathedral (in Dunblane) and Bracklinn Falls Bridge and Callander Crags (in Callander). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Linlithgow Palace, take an in-depth tour of Verdant Works, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holyrood Abbey, and browse the exhibits of Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Edinburgh in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Glasgow, Stirling, Jedburgh, Dundee, Berwick upon Tweed
Find places to stay May 24 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Glamis Castle ©
Glamis Castle
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines ©
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines

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