60 days in Europe, South Pacific, United States & South America Itinerary

60 days in Europe, South Pacific, United States & South America Itinerary

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Dortmund, Germany
— 3 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
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Lille, France
— 3 nights
Train to King's Cross St. Pancras station, Train to Manchester
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Manchester, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Adelaide, Australia
— 3 nights
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Gosford, Australia
— 3 nights
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Gold Coast, Australia
— 4 nights
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Brisbane, Australia
— 5 nights
Fly to Auckland International Airport, Drive to Waitakere City
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Waitakere City, New Zealand
— 3 nights
Drive to Auckland International Airport, Fly to Los Angeles
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Los Angeles, United States
— 5 nights
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Quito, Ecuador
— 4 nights
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Bogota, Colombia
— 4 nights
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Barranquilla, Colombia
— 3 nights
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New York City, United States
— 5 nights
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Trondheim, Norway
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Dortmund, Germany

— 3 nights

Green Metropolis

Though its major passion may be soccer, Dortmund offers visitors more than just historical sports venues.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Marienkirche and German Mining Museum. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum Folkwang and Lwl Industrial Museum Zollern. Explore Dortmund's surroundings by going to Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen (in Essen) and Neanderthal Museum (in Mettmann). And it doesn't end there: have fun and explore at German Football Museum, see the interesting displays at DASA, walk around Westfalenpark, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ruhr Park.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Dortmund travel planning website.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Dortmund is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. March in Dortmund sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Dortmund

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 1 — 4:

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 4 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) and Begijnhof will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, get engrossed in the history at Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam, take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Dortmund to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lille.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 4 — 8:

Lille, France

— 3 nights

Cultural Heart of Northern France

On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
On the 9th (Tue), examine the collection at LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut, make a trip to Place aux Oignons, admire the striking features of Old Stock Exchange, then admire the striking features of Chambre de Commerce, and finally wander the streets of Vieux-Lille. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille, make a trip to Grande Place, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale de la Treille, then see the interesting displays at Musee Hospice Comtesse, and finally get to know the resident critters at Lille Zoo.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Lille trip planner.

Drive from Amsterdam to Lille in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In March in Lille, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Manchester.

Things to do in Lille

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 8 — 11:

Manchester, United Kingdom

— 6 nights

Capital of the North

Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Railway Museum and York Castle Museum. You'll explore and learn at Manchester Art Gallery and Contemporary Six. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Manchester: York Bird of Prey Centre (in Huby), York (The York Dungeon, York Minster, &more) and Peak Mountaineering (in Castleton). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The City of Manchester Distillery, explore the engaging exhibits at Science and Industry Museum, join the crowd at Stonerig Raceway, and stop by Punk'n'Disorderly.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Manchester online journey builder.

You can take a train from Lille to Manchester in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Lille to Manchester due to the time zone difference. In March, daytime highs in Manchester are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for the flight to Adelaide.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 11 — 17:

Adelaide, Australia

— 3 nights
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Adelaide Oval and General Post Office. Migration Museum and Wine Tours & Tastings are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Cathedral, get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, and wander the streets of Rundle Mall.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Adelaide online travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Manchester to Adelaide takes 24.5 hours. Traveling from Manchester to Adelaide, you'll lose 9.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, Adelaide is much hotter than Manchester - with highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Gosford.

Things to do in Adelaide

Tours · Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 18 — 21:

Gosford, Australia

— 3 nights
Gosford is a suburb located on the Central Coast of New South Wales, Australia, about 76 km north of the Sydney central business district. Central Coast Interactive War Exhibit and Gosford Regional Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Norah Head Lighthouse and Barrenjoey Lighthouse. Change things up with these side-trips from Gosford: The Riverboat Postman (in Brooklyn) and The Entrance Heritage Walk (in The Entrance). There's lots more to do: get to know the resident critters at Australian Reptile Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Somersby Falls Picnic Grounds, get great views at Captain Cook Lookout, and kick back and relax at Terrigal Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Gosford day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Gosford takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. In March, daily temperatures in Gosford can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to fly to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Gosford

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 21 — 24:

Gold Coast, Australia

— 4 nights
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre and Anthea Polson Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Gold Coast's surroundings by going to Pat Morton Lookout (in Lennox Head), Watersports Guru (in Kingscliff) and Cape Byron Lighthouse (in Byron Bay). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Fleay Wildlife Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Paradise Beach, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea World Theme Park, and Head underground at Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Gold Coast online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Gosford to Gold Coast takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Gosford in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Gold Coast, with lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 24 — 28:

Brisbane, Australia

— 5 nights

Australia's New World City

Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Popular historic sites such as Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) and St Helena Island National Park are in your itinerary. Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, contemplate the waterfront views at The Brisbane River, admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland, and laugh and play at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Brisbane online day trip planner.

Getting from Gold Coast to Brisbane by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In March in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time for travel to Waitakere City.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 2:

Waitakere City, New Zealand

— 3 nights
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): do a tasting at Kerr Farm Wine, learn about winemaking at Soljans Estate Winery, then learn about winemaking at Westbrook Winery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Muriwai Gannet Colony. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery, do a tasting at The Hunting Lodge Winery & Restaurant, and then head outdoors with Tree Adventures.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Waitakere City trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Brisbane to Waitakere City with the Route module. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Brisbane to Waitakere City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in April, expect nights in Waitakere City to be a bit warmer, around 23°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Waitakere City

Wineries · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 2 — 5:

Los Angeles, United States

— 5 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Appreciate the collections at The Getty Center and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santa Monica Pier and Greystone Mansion and Park. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Point Mugu Missile Park (in Port Hueneme), Santa Monica Mountains (in Santa Monica) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, see the interesting displays at The Hollywood Museum, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles online attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from Waitakere City to Los Angeles with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 20 hours. Traveling from Waitakere City in April, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are slightly colder (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Quito.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Wildlife · Childrens Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 4 — 9:

Quito, Ecuador

— 4 nights

Light of America

High in the Andean foothills, Quito remains one of the world's most photogenic capital cities, featuring two dramatic mountain ranges as its backdrop.
Casa Museo Guayasamin and Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Quito will appeal to museum buffs. Your inner history buff will appreciate Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania and Basilica del Voto Nacional. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco, make a trip to Mitad Del Mundo, see the interesting displays at La Capilla Del Hombre, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of Maria Augusta Urrutia (La Casa Museo Maria Augusta Urrutia).

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Quito trip website.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Quito in 13.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Quito. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can fly to Bogota.

Things to do in Quito

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 13:

Bogota, Colombia

— 4 nights

Athens of South America

Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Visit Catedral de Sal de Zipaquira and Catedral Diocesana for their historical value. Let the collections at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro) and Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica capture your imagination. Step out of Bogota to go to Zipaquira and see Casa Museo Quevedo Zornoza, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Bolivar Square, admire all the interesting features of Monserrate, and admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bogota online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Quito to Bogota in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Quito in April, with highs in Bogota at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to fly to Barranquilla.

Things to do in Bogota

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 13 — 17:

Barranquilla, Colombia

— 3 nights

Golden Gate of Colombia

An industrial port city on Colombia's Caribbean coast, Barranquilla represents the fourth-most populous city in the country.
Iglesia de la Inmaculada Concepcion and El Prado will appeal to history buffs. Parroquia Nuestra Senora del Rosario and Castillo de Salgar are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Museo del Caribe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana Maria Reina de Barranquilla, take in the pleasant sights at Gran Malecon, and stop by Evok.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Barranquilla trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Bogota to Barranquilla by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bogota in April, things will get warmer in Barranquilla: highs are around 39°C and lows about 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Barranquilla

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 17 — 20:

New York City, United States

— 5 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Appreciate the collections at 9/11 Memorial and Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take an in-depth tour of Ellis Island, examine the collection at New York Public Library, and wander the streets of Times Square.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the New York City online trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Barranquilla to New York City with the Route module. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Barranquilla in April, with highs in New York City at 19°C and lows at 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Trondheim.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 25:

Trondheim, Norway

— 1 night
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): learn about all things military at Kristiansten Fortress and then examine the collection at Rockheim.

Start your trip to Trondheim by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Trondheim takes 13 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Trondheim is 6 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in April, with highs in Trondheim at 9°C and lows at 0°C. On the 26th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Riga.

Things to do in Trondheim

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:

Riga, Latvia

— 3 nights

Paris of the North

Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
On the 27th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Riga Motormuseum, browse the exhibits of Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum, don't miss a visit to Riga Town Hall Square, then take an in-depth tour of Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, and finally examine the collection at Fashion Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Freedom Monument, browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market (Centraltirgus), take a stroll through Old City Riga (Vecriga), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, and finally pick up some local products at Medus Istaba.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Riga day trip planning app.

You can fly from Trondheim to Riga in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train, taxi, ferry, and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Trondheim to Riga due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Trondheim in April: highs in Riga hover around 13°C, while lows dip to 2°C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Riga

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 29:

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.