60 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

60 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
— 9 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 10 nights
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Parma, Italy
— 9 nights
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Villeurbanne, France
— 6 nights
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Drive to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Fly to Rio Galeão – Tom Jobim International Airport, Drive to Macae
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Macae, Brazil
— 5 nights
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Belo Horizonte, Brazil
— 8 nights
Fly to Jyväskylä Airport, Drive to Pieksamaki
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Pieksamaki, Finland
— 4 nights
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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine — 9 nights

The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Andrew's Church and St. Sophia's Cathedral. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pyrohovo Open-Air Museum and Battle for Kyiv 1943 National Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Mezhyhirya Residence Museum in Novi Petrivtsi (about 30 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Holy Dormition Kyiv Caves Lavra, explore the world behind art at Bohdan and Varvara Khanenko National Museum of Arts, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Volodymyr's Cathedral, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kyiv (Kiev) trip planner.

Targu Mures, Romania to Kyiv (Kiev) is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in June, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can fly to Budapest.
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Budapest, Hungary — 10 nights

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Popular historic sites such as Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Heroes' Square and House of Terror Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Budapest: Nemzeti Botanikus Kert (in Vacratot), Eger (Kopcsik Marcipania Szamos edessegbolt, Egri Road Beatles Museum, &more) and Retro Design Center (in Szentendre). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue, get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, and examine the collection at Hungarian Railway Museum (Magyar Vasuttorteneti Park).

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip website.

Traveling by flight from Kyiv (Kiev) to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. June in Budapest sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Parma.
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Parma, Italy — 9 nights

Parma is famous for its prosciutto, cheese, and architecture.
Popular historic sites such as Palazzo Ducale di Mantova and Battistero di Parma are in your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Palazzo Te and Museo Bodoniano. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Parma: Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova (in Mantua), Set Sail Tours (in Lavagna) and Parco Archeologico Naturalistico della Rocca di Manerba del Garda (in Manerba del Garda). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale di Parma, step into the grandiose world of Il Castello dei Burattini - Museo Giordano Ferrari, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and see the interesting displays at MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Parma travel planning tool.

You can fly from Budapest to Parma in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Budapest in June since evenings lows in Parma dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Villeurbanne.
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Villeurbanne, France — 6 nights

Villeurbanne is a commune in the Metropolis of Lyon in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in eastern France.It is situated northeast of Lyon, with which it forms the heart of the second-largest metropolitan area in France after that of Paris. Museum-lovers will appreciate La Cite du Chocolat Valrhona and Hameau Duboeuf. Do some cultural sightseeing at Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval and Musee Departemental du Compagnonnage. Venture out of the city with trips to Saint-Philibert de Tournus (in Tournus), Le Temple de la Femme (in Le Grand-Serre) and Chateau de Brancion (in Martailly-les-Brancion). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Parc Naturel Regional Du Vercors, awaken your taste buds at Chateau des Broyers, admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin d'Eden, and pause for some serene contemplation at Monastere Royal de Brou.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Villeurbanne driving holiday website.

Drive from Parma to Villeurbanne in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Parma in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Villeurbanne: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Macae.
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Macae, Brazil — 5 nights

A fast growing municipality at the center of Brazil's oil production, Macae has more to offer visitors than stories about black gold.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Centro Ferroviario de Cultura and Solar dos Mellos. Get some historical perspective at Fazenda Sao Joao and Sao Joao Batista Church. Get out of town with these interesting Macae side-trips: Sambaqui da Tarioba Archaeology Museum (in Rio das Ostras) and Rancho Recanto da Rocha (in Bom Jardim). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Pecado Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Sant`Anna Church, contemplate the long history of Solar do Monte Elisio, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia dos Cavaleiros.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Macae trip builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Villeurbanne to Macae. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Villeurbanne to Macae due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Belo Horizonte.
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Belo Horizonte, Brazil — 8 nights

Named for its spectacular mountain views, and known locally as the "Garden City," Belo Horizonte has historically fostered a connection with nature since its inauguration in 1897.
Popular historic sites such as Santuario do Caraca and Igreja Sao Jose are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Inhotim and Memorial Minas Gerais Vale. Change things up with these side-trips from Belo Horizonte: Capela de Sao Sebastiao (in Sao Sebastiao das Aguas Claras), Santuario de Nossa Senhora da Piedade (in Caete) and Sabara (Casa Azul & Church of Our Lady of O). Next up on the itinerary: listen to music at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil Belo Horizonte, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Schoenstatt, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Nossa Senhora Boa Viagem, and don't miss a visit to Praca da Liberdade.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Belo Horizonte road trip planning app.

You can fly from Macae to Belo Horizonte in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Macae in July, expect nights in Belo Horizonte to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Pieksamaki.
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Pieksamaki, Finland — 4 nights

Pieksämäki is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region.The town has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Popular historic sites such as St. George Church and New Valamo Monastery are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Mekaanisen Musiikin Museo and Heinaveden kirkko. Change things up with a short trip to Varkaus Water Tower Terrace in Varkaus (about 48 minutes away). Spend the 23rd (Sun) exploring nature at Kolovesi National Park. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Savo Railway Line Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Pieksamaki route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Belo Horizonte to Pieksamaki. Traveling from Belo Horizonte to Pieksamaki, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. On the 26th (Wed), you'll travel to Panevezys.
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Panevezys, Lithuania — 3 nights

Panevėžys see also other names, is the fifth largest city in Lithuania. Kryziu Kalnas and Siauliai Saint Disciple Peter and Paul Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Narrow-Gauge Railway Museum and Ruta Sokolado Muziejus. Change things up with these side-trips from Panevezys: Horse museum (in Nyuronis) and Katleriai (Puntukas Stone & The Treetop Walking Path). There's more to do: explore the world behind art at Panevezio Krastotyros Muziejus and head outdoors with Senvage.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Panevezys road trip app.

Getting from Pieksamaki to Panevezys by car takes about 13 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In July in Panevezys, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 30th (Sun), you'll travel back home.
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