17 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

17 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

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Start: Reykjavik, Iceland
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
2
Paphos, Cyprus
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Larnaca, Cyprus
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Cairo, Egypt
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
5
Paphos, Cyprus
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
6
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Reykjavik, Iceland


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3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Buckingham Palace and Natural History Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at Harrods and Jamon Jamon Paella. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, browse the eclectic array of goods at Camden Market, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our London trip itinerary planner.

Reykjavik, Iceland to London is an approximately 6-hour flight. In September, London is a bit warmer than Reykjavik - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Paphos.

Things to do in London

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

4
nights
Paphos, Cyprus

Paphos ©
The legendary birthplace of the Greek goddess Aphrodite and the capital of western Cyprus, the city of Paphos showcases an abundance of archaeological, architectural, and historical sites.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos and Kato Paphos Archaeological Park. Head to Kings Avenue Mall and Michael Owen Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Kikis Pandechis Pottery (in Paramytha) and Limassol City (Kolossi Castle & AQUA Shop). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the striking landscape at Aphrodite's Rock, and expand your horizons at Lempa (Lemba) Pottery Workshop.

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You can fly from London to Paphos in 8 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paphos is 2 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in September: high temperatures in Paphos hover around 35°C and lows are around 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Larnaca.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Limassol City, Kikis Pandechis Pottery, Aphrodite's Rock, Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, Michael Owen Art Gallery
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Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings

1
night
Larnaca, Cyprus

Larnaca ©
Situated on the southernmost coast of Cyprus, the 6,000-year-old city of Larnaka features a bustling promenade full of bars, cafes, restaurants, and plenty of spots in the sun.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Lazarus, take in the exciting artwork at Art by Theo Michael, and then explore the galleries of Medieval Fort.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Larnaca trip planning website.

You can drive from Paphos to Larnaca in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Larnaca

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Art by Theo Michael ©
Art by Theo Michael
Church of Saint Lazarus ©
Church of Saint Lazarus
Medieval Fort ©
Medieval Fort

2
nights
Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©
More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and then shop like a local with Khan Al-Khalili. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Pyramids of Giza, steep yourself in history at Great Sphinx, and then admire the landmark architecture of Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary).

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Cairo trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Larnaca to Cairo by flight takes about 5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Larnaca in September; daily highs in Cairo reach 39°C and lows reach 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Paphos.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Giza
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

3
nights
Paphos, Cyprus

Paphos ©
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Kings Avenue Mall and Kikis Pandechis Pottery. Get a sense of the local culture at Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos and Tombs of the Kings. Change things up with these side-trips from Paphos: Limassol City (Kolossi Castle & AQUA Shop). See even more of Paphos: explore the ancient world of Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, admire the artistry at Lempa (Lemba) Pottery Workshop, enjoy the sand and surf at Coral Bay, and take in the dramatic natural features at Aphrodite's Rock.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Paphos day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Cairo to Paphos in 7 hours. Traveling from Cairo in September, things will get a bit cooler in Paphos: highs are around 35°C and lows about 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Limassol City, Kikis Pandechis Pottery, Aphrodite's Rock, Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, Coral Bay
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Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pergamonmuseum and Topography of Terror. For shopping fun, head to Korsettmanufaktur TO.mTO Berlin or Boxoffberlin. There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, look for gifts at Dussmann das KulturKaufhaus, admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building, and take a stroll through Kurfurstendamm (Kurfurstendam).

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Berlin trip planner.

You can fly from Paphos to Berlin in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
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Boxoffberlin ©
Boxoffberlin
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

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