8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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8 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Curitiba, Brazil
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Athens, Greece
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Akrotiri, Greece
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
3
Sofia, Bulgaria
— 1 day
+2
Fly + shuttle + train:  6​h 15​min
4
Rimini, Italy
— 1 day
+2
train + shuttle + Fly:  6​h 45​min
5
Porto, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h
End: Curitiba, Brazil

1
night
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 16th (Tue), wander the streets of Plaka, explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and finally explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos, then take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, then take some stellar pictures from Mount Lycabettus, and finally explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Athens sightseeing planning website .

Curitiba, Brazil to Athens is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Curitiba to Athens is 5 hours. Traveling from Curitiba in July, expect Athens to be much warmer, temps between 38°C and 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

1
night
Akrotiri, Greece

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): ride a horse along Santo Horse Riding, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Perissa Black Sand Beach, then stroll through Red Beach, and finally delve into the distant past at Akrotiri.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Akrotiri online itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Athens to Akrotiri takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. When traveling from Athens in July, plan for little chillier days in Akrotiri, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sofia.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Santo Horse Riding ©
Santo Horse Riding
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

1
day
Sofia, Bulgaria

Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
On the 19th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vitosha.

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You can fly from Akrotiri to Sofia in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. Traveling from Akrotiri in July, Sofia is a bit cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Rimini.

Things to do in Sofia

Winter Sports Nature Outdoors
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Vitosha ©
Vitosha
Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski ©
Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski

1
day
Rimini, Italy

Rimini ©
A popular resort town on Italy's east coast, Rimini has been an inhabited settlement since prehistoric times.
On the 20th (Sat), kick back and relax at Beach Egisto 38, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa del Sol, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bagni 117 Alba D'Oro.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Rimini trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Sofia to Rimini in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Sofia in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Rimini. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Rimini

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Riccione
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Playa del Sol ©
Playa del Sol

1
night
Porto, Portugal

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 21st (Sun), browse the collection at Livraria Lello, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), contemplate the waterfront views at Rio Douro, then snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, then take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, and finally steep yourself in history at Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular. On your second day here, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Porto road trip website .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Rimini to Porto in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Rimini to Porto is minus 1 hour. In July, Porto is slightly colder than Rimini - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Historic Sites Nature
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Rio Douro ©
Rio Douro

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