58 days in Europe Itinerary

58 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
2
Sofia, Bulgaria
— 3 nights
3
Bucharest, Romania
— 1 night
4
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
5
Gyor, Hungary
— 1 night
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 7 nights
7
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
8
Glasgow, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
9
Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
10
Madrid, Spain
— 6 nights
11
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
12
Cologne, Germany
— 3 nights
13
Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights
14
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
15
La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
— 1 day

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Appreciate the collections at Acropolis Museum and Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology. Do some cultural sightseeing at Acropolis of Athens and Archaeological Site Mycenae. Venture out of the city with trips to Nafplio (Church of Panaghia & Fortress Palamidi) and Lion Gate (in Mycenae). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum, explore the ancient world of Theater of Dionysus, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Hephaestus, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Athens trip itinerary maker.

Milan, Italy to Athens is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. In September, Athens is a bit warmer than Milan - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sofia.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Nafplio, Mycenae
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae

3
nights
Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia ©
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
National Museum of History and National Institute of Archaeology with Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral and Church St. George Rotunda. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Boyana Church, take a stroll through Vitosha Boulevard, brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of Military History, and admire the landmark architecture of Catedral de Sveta-Nedelya.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sofia sightseeing planning website.

Getting from Athens to Sofia by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, Sofia is little chillier than Athens - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral
Boyana Church ©
Boyana Church
Church St. George Rotunda ©
Church St. George Rotunda

1
night
Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
On the 9th (Wed), get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate the long history of Stavropoleos Monastery, thenponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, thensee the interesting displays at Romanian Kitsch Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at The National Museum of Art of Romania. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Museum of History of the Jewish Community, get a new perspective on nature at Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History, admire the masterpieces at Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), admire the striking features of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", thensee the interesting displays at Ceausescu Mansion, and finally visit Old Town.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bucharest itinerary planner.

You can fly from Sofia to Bucharest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bucharest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Tours Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 10:
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Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman) ©
Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman)
Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery
Museum of History of the Jewish Community ©

5
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Popular historic sites such as Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Belvedere Palace and Haus der Musik Wien. Change things up with a short trip to Naturpark Mannersdof-Wuste in Mannersdorf am Leithagebirge (about 56 minutes away). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, don't miss a visit to Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and explore the world behind art at Albertina.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna route maker site.

Traveling by flight from Bucharest to Vienna takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bucharest to Vienna. Traveling from Bucharest in September, you will find days in Vienna are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). On the 16th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Gyor.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Naturpark Mannersdof-Wuste
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St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

1
night
Gyor, Hungary

Gyor ©
Győr is the most important city of northwest Hungary, the capital of Győr-Moson-Sopron County and Western Transdanubia region, and—halfway between Budapest and Vienna—situated on one of the important roads of Central Europe. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Kekfesto Muzeum - Bluedye Museum, thenengage your brain at Futura, and then admire the local landmark of Jedlik Anyos Foutain. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Pannonhalma Archabbey, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Fenyes Education Trail of Tata, and then make a trip to Gyor Old Town Area.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Gyor trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Vienna to Gyor in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Gyor

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Pannonhalma Archabbey, Kekfesto Muzeum - Bluedye Museum, Futura, Fenyes Education Trail of Tata
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 17:
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Kekfesto Muzeum - Bluedye Museum ©
Kekfesto Muzeum - Bluedye Museum
Pannonhalma Archabbey ©
Pannonhalma Archabbey
Gyor Old Town Area
Gyor Old Town Area

7
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Staromestske namesti and Prague Astronomical Clock are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore and learn at Jewish Museum in Prague and Powder Tower. Take a break from Prague with a short trip to Karlstejn Castle in Karlstejn, about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, stroll the grounds of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at Lobkowicz Palace.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Prague online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Gyor to Prague in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Gyor, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Prague, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Karlstejn Castle
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

3
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Appreciate the collections at Vigeland Museum and Kon-Tiki Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Oslomarka. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Munch Museum, explore the historical opulence of Det Kongelige Slott, examine the collection at Fram Museum, and stroll around Vigeland Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Oslo visit planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Oslo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Prague in September, with highs in Oslo at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Glasgow.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

3
nights
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Appreciate the collections at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and Glasgow Science Centre. Glasgow Cathedral and Govan Old Parish Church will appeal to history buffs. Explore Glasgow's surroundings by going to Phoenix Falconry (in Blackford) and Stirling Castle (in Stirling). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Strathblane Falconry, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the world behind art at The Burrell Collection, and examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel.

For more things to do and tourist information, go to the Glasgow trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Oslo to Glasgow in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Oslo to Glasgow due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Glasgow can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Liverpool.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Phoenix Falconry, Stirling Castle, Sma' Shot Cottages, Strathblane Falconry
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 30:
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Strathblane Falconry ©
Strathblane Falconry
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©

4
nights
Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
National Railway Museum and York City Walls are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will get to explore World Museum and Museum of Liverpool. When in Liverpool, make a side trip to see York Minster in York, approximately York away. There's much more to do: go for a walk through Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, steep yourself in history at Casbah Coffee Club, view the masterpieces at Walker Art Gallery, and examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Liverpool trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Glasgow to Liverpool by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

York
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 4:
Highlights from your plan
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

6
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza Mayor. Let the collections at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Boca del Asno (in Valsain), Toledo (Museo del Greco, Catedral Primada, &more) and Segovia (Acueduct of Segovia, Alcazar of Segovia, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, contemplate the long history of Ermita de San Frutos, look for all kinds of wild species at Hayedo de Montejo, and explore the world behind art at Museo Cerralbo.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Madrid online travel planner.

You can fly from Liverpool to Madrid in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Liverpool to Madrid. Traveling from Liverpool in October, expect nights in Madrid to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Toledo, Segovia, Boca del Asno, Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, Hoces del Rio Duraton Natural Park
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

4
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Let the collections at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Carmo Archaeological Museum capture your imagination. Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Quinta da Regaleira will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Sintra National Palace, Nature & Wildlife Tours, &more) and Evora (Aldeia da Terra, Capela dos Ossos, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, admire the masterpieces at Museu Colecao Berardo, take a stroll through Alfama, and don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip tool.

Getting from Madrid to Lisbon by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Madrid to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cologne.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Sintra, Evora
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

3
nights
Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Cologne Cathedral and Domschatzkammer will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museum Ludwig and Wallraf-Richartz Museum. Explore Cologne's surroundings by going to Aachen Cathedral (in Aachen), Eltz Castle (in Wierschem) and Reichsburg Cochem (in Cochem). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Lindenthaler Tierpark, examine the collection at Kolumba, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sankt Andreas Kirche, and take an in-depth tour of Roman-German Museum (Romisch-Germanisches Museum).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Cologne trip builder site.

You can fly from Lisbon to Cologne in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Cologne due to the time zone difference. In October, Cologne is slightly colder than Lisbon - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Aachen Cathedral, Eltz Castle, Reichsburg Cochem
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Wallraf-Richartz Museum ©
Wallraf-Richartz Museum
Eltz Castle ©
Eltz Castle

5
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Grand Place and Gravensteen are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Historic Centre of Brugge and Royal Palace of Brussels. Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Ghent (Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle) & Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen Nature Reserve) and Bruges (Groeningemuseum, Belfry of Bruges, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Atomium, explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), and steep yourself in history at Parc du Cinquantenaire.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Brussels trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Cologne to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Bruges, Ghent
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 22:
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum

5
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Visit Anne Frank House and Nieuwe Kerk for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Van Gogh Museum and NEMO Science Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo) (in Haarlem), Delft (Het steen, Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, &more) and The Hague (Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace), The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), contemplate the waterfront views at Het Twiske, and pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam travel route builder site.

You can drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to La Chaux-de-Fonds.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Delft, The Hague, Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo)
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

1
day
La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland

La Chaux-de-Fonds ©
La Chaux-de-Fonds is a Swiss city of the district of La Chaux-de-Fonds in the canton of Neuchâtel. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): get to know the resident critters at Zoo du Bois du Petit-Chateau, explore the engaging exhibits at Musee d'histoire, examine the collection at International Museum of Watches, thenexplore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of The Collegiale church, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Chateau de Neuchatel.

Plan my day in La Chaux-de-Fonds using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Amsterdam to La Chaux-de-Fonds. Traveling from Amsterdam in October, expect little chillier with lows of °C in La Chaux-de-Fonds. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in La Chaux-de-Fonds

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Neuchatel, Latenium
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 28:
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International Museum of Watches ©
International Museum of Watches
Latenium ©
Latenium
Musee des Beaux-Arts ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts

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