38 days in Asia & Europe Itinerary

38 days in Asia & Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hong Kong, China
— 3 nights
2
Istanbul, Turkey
— 1 night
3
Gabrovo, Bulgaria
— 1 night
4
Koprivshtitsa, Bulgaria
— 2 nights
5
Suceava, Romania
— 3 nights
6
Baia Mare, Romania
— 4 nights
7
Alba Iulia, Romania
— 4 nights
8
Kvareli, Georgia
— 2 nights
9
Gyumri, Armenia
— 3 nights
10
Yerevan, Armenia
— 4 nights
11
Doha, Qatar
— 3 nights

3
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Monte Forte (Fortaleza do Monte) and Historic Centre of Macau. Appreciate the collections at Communications Museum and Choco L'ART Studio. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hong Kong: Macau (The Fire Services Museum, Patio of Six Houses, &more). There's much more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Bamboo Scenes, bet on your favorite at Sideways (Driving Club), and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong vacation planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Hong Kong is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Melbourne to Hong Kong. When traveling from Melbourne in March, plan for slightly colder days in Hong Kong, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Museums Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Macau
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Monte Forte (Fortaleza do Monte) ©
Monte Forte (Fortaleza do Monte)
Communications Museum ©
Communications Museum
The Fire Services Museum ©
The Fire Services Museum

1
night
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, take an in-depth tour of Istanbul Archaeological Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tomb of Joshua. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, examine the collection at Rahmi M. Koc Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern, and finally see the interesting displays at Besiktas JK Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Istanbul trip itinerary website.

Getting from Hong Kong to Istanbul by flight takes about 15 hours. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Hong Kong to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Hong Kong in March; daily highs in Istanbul reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Gabrovo.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites
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Chora Museum ©
Chora Museum
Besiktas JK Museum ©
Besiktas JK Museum
Istanbul Archaeological Museum ©
Istanbul Archaeological Museum

1
night
Gabrovo, Bulgaria

Gabrovo ©
Gabrovo is a city in central northern Bulgaria, the administrative centre of Gabrovo Province.It is situated at the foot of the central Balkan Mountains, in the valley of the Yantra River, and is known as an international capital of humour and satire, as well as noted for its Bulgarian National Revival architecture. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Interactive Museum of Industry, examine the collection at Museum of the Wood-Carving and Ethnographical Arts, thensee the interesting displays at The Old School Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Satire and Humor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter and Paul Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Dimitar of Thessaloniki Church, thenstep into the grandiose world of Tsarevets, thensee the interesting displays at Historical Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration of God.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gabrovo driving holiday planning app.

Getting from Istanbul to Gabrovo by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Gabrovo is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Istanbul in March, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Gabrovo. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Koprivshtitsa.

Things to do in Gabrovo

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Veliko Tarnovo, Tryavna
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The Old School Museum ©
The Old School Museum
Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration of God ©

2
nights
Koprivshtitsa, Bulgaria

Koprivshtitsa
Koprivshtitsa is a historic town in the Koprivshtitsa Municipality in Sofia Province, central Bulgaria, lying on the Topolnitsa River among the Sredna Gora mountains. On the 14th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Georgi Benkovski House Museum, take an in-depth tour of Lyutov House Museum, thentake an in-depth tour of Oslekov's House, thensee the interesting displays at Dimcho Debelyanov House, and finally get engrossed in the history at Todor Kableshkov House Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Lift Sopot, thenexamine the collection at House-Museum of Ivan Vazov, and then examine the collection at Vassil Levski Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Koprivshtitsa trip planner.

Drive from Gabrovo to Koprivshtitsa in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Suceava.

Things to do in Koprivshtitsa

Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Sopot, Vassil Levski Museum
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Oslekov's House
Oslekov's House
Dimcho Debelyanov House ©
Dimcho Debelyanov House
Georgi Benkovski House Museum ©
Georgi Benkovski House Museum

3
nights
Suceava, Romania

Suceava ©
Suceava is the largest city and the seat of Suceava County, in the historical region of Bukovina, north-eastern Romania. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nativity Cathedral and Muzeul Oului. Appreciate the collections at Muzeul International al Oualor Lucia Condrea and Museum of Water Mihai Bacescu - Muzeul Apelor Mihai Bacescu. Explore Suceava's surroundings by going to Transrarau (in Pojorata), Muzeul Arta Lemnului (in Campulung Moldovenesc) and The Popa Museum (in Tarpesti). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Neamt Fortress, explore the world behind art at Folk Traditions Museum of Bucovina, see the interesting displays at Bucovina Village Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Ion Creanga Memorial House.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Suceava day trip website.

You can drive from Koprivshtitsa to Suceava in 13 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. March in Suceava sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Baia Mare.

Things to do in Suceava

Museums Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Gura Humorului, Museum of Water Mihai Bacescu - Muzeul Apelor Mihai Bacescu, Ion Creanga Memorial House, Transrarau, Neamt Fortress
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Muzeul International al Oualor Lucia Condrea ©
Muzeul Oului ©
Muzeul Oului
The Popa Museum ©
The Popa Museum

4
nights
Baia Mare, Romania

Baia Mare ©
Baia Mare is a municipality along the Săsar River, in northwestern Romania; it is the capital of Maramureș County. Visit Wooden Churches of Maramures and Surdesti Wooden Church for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Memorial of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance and Muzeul Tarancii Romane. Venture out of the city with trips to Icoana Cavnic (in Cavnic), Ieud (Ethnological Museum & The Wooden Churches of Maramures) and The Church of the Holy Archangels (in Plopis). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Sighet village museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Stephen's Tower, explore the world behind art at Central Baia Mare Art Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Holy Paraskeva.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Baia Mare itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Suceava to Baia Mare takes 5.5 hours. Traveling from Suceava in March, you will find days in Baia Mare are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Alba Iulia.

Things to do in Baia Mare

Museums Historic Sites Winter Sports

Side Trips

Ieud, Sighetu Marmatiei, Icoana Cavnic, Church of the Holy Paraskeva, Surdesti Wooden Church
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Sapanta-Peri Monastery ©
Sapanta-Peri Monastery
Wooden Churches of Maramures ©
Wooden Churches of Maramures

4
nights
Alba Iulia, Romania

Alba Iulia ©
Alba Iulia is a city located on the Mureş River in Alba County, Transylvania, Romania, with a population of 63,536. Explore hidden gems such as Citadel of Alba Iulia and Coltesti Castle Ruins. Do some cultural sightseeing at St Michael's Roman Catholic Cathedral and Colt Citadel. Explore Alba Iulia's surroundings by going to Densus Church (in Densus), Hunedoara (Expozitie Inedita: Ev Mediu. Tortura Si Executie & Castelul Corvinilor) and Clocota Waterfalls (in Geoagiu Bai). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral), see the interesting displays at Ethnographic Museum, get a taste of local nightlife at Framm's, and steep yourself in history at Traseul Celor Trei Fortificatii.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Alba Iulia driving holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Baia Mare to Alba Iulia takes 4 hours. In March in Alba Iulia, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kvareli.

Things to do in Alba Iulia

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Hunedoara, Coltesti Castle Ruins, The Gold Museum, Ethnographic Museum, Castelul Gabriel Bethlen
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
St Michael's Roman Catholic Cathedral ©
St Michael's Roman Catholic Cathedral

2
nights
Kvareli, Georgia

Kvareli ©
Kvareli is a town in northeastern in Kakheti Province, Georgia. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Signagi City Walls and Gremi Citadel and Church of the Archangels. Get some cultural insight at Bodbe Monastery of St. Nino and Kindzmarauli Corporation Wine House. Get out of town with these interesting Kvareli side-trips: House-Museum of Niko Pirosmani (in Mirzaani) and St. George’s Church (in Signagi). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nekresi Monastery Complex, get engrossed in the history at Gremi, see the interesting displays at Ilia Chavchavadze's House & Museum, and do a tasting at Chateau Zegaani.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kvareli trip planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Alba Iulia to Kvareli. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Georgia Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Kvareli when traveling from Alba Iulia in March, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Gyumri.

Things to do in Kvareli

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Signagi, House-Museum of Niko Pirosmani, Chateau Zegaani, Gremi Citadel and Church of the Archangels
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Chateau Zegaani ©
Chateau Zegaani
Bodbe Monastery of St. Nino ©
Bodbe Monastery of St. Nino
Signagi City Walls ©
Signagi City Walls

3
nights
Gyumri, Armenia

Gyumri ©
Gyumri, the second largest city in Armenia, survived a turbulent history and a devastating earthquake in 1988.
Get some historical perspective at Odzun Church and Hnevank Monastery. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of National Architecture and Urban Life and Isahakyan House Museum. Explore Gyumri's surroundings by going to Amberd Fortress (in Byurakan), Lmbatavank Church (in Artik) and Dsegh (Kobayr Monastery & Hovhannes Tumanyan House-Museum). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marmashen Monastery, admire the masterpieces at Mher Mkrtchyan Museum, do a tasting at Van Ardi Winery, and take an in-depth tour of Shiraz House Museum.

Plan my day in Gyumri using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Explore your travel options from Kvareli to Gyumri with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Kvareli to Gyumri is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Kvareli in March; daily highs in Gyumri reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to take a shuttle to Yerevan.

Things to do in Gyumri

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Ashtarak, Dsegh, Odzun Church, Amberd Fortress, Lmbatavank Church
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Hnevank Monastery ©
Hnevank Monastery
Amberd Fortress ©
Amberd Fortress
Odzun Church ©
Odzun Church

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Yerevan, Armenia

Yerevan
Old and new sit side by side in Yerevan, showing the country's capital to be a city on the move, but also proud of its history and traditions.
Let the collections at History Museum of Armenia and National Academy of Sciences of Armenia capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Parajanov Museum and Yerevan Brandy Factory. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Komitas Museum-Institute, see the interesting displays at Charents Museum of Literature and Arts, take an in-depth tour of Fridtjof Nansen Museum, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Yerevan trip itinerary planner.

Take a shuttle from Gyumri to Yerevan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Turkey Time (TRT) to Armenia Standard Time (AMT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Gyumri in April: high temperatures in Yerevan hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Doha.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums Shopping Spas
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Parajanov Museum ©
Parajanov Museum
History Museum of Armenia ©
History Museum of Armenia

3
nights
Doha, Qatar

Doha ©
Doha, Qatar's capital city, draws visitors with its constant development and expansion, making it a destination on the rise.
You'll get in some beach time at Khor Al Udaid Beach and Fuwairit Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum and Al Wakrah Souk. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Msheireb Museums, walk around Aspire Park, make a trip to The Pearl-Qatar, and catch the contagious excitement of Al Shahaniya Racetrack.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Doha travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Yerevan to Doha takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Yerevan to Doha, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Yerevan in April, with highs in Doha at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Doha

Neighborhoods Parks Museums

Side Trips

Fuwairit Beach, Al Wakrah Souk
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Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum ©
Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum
Al Wakrah Souk ©
Al Wakrah Souk
Msheireb Museums ©
Msheireb Museums

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