60 days in Asia, Africa & Europe Itinerary

60 days in Asia, Africa & Europe Itinerary

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1
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
— 2 nights
2
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
— 3 nights
3
Port Sudan, Sudan
— 1 night
4
Khartoum, Sudan
— 1 night
5
Aswan, Egypt
— 3 nights
6
Cairo, Egypt
— 4 nights
7
Alexandria, Egypt
— 1 night
8
Athens, Greece
— 7 nights
9
Mykonos Town, Greece
— 5 nights
10
Thessaloniki, Greece
— 4 nights
11
Tel Aviv, Israel
— 5 nights
12
Edirne, Turkey
— 2 nights
13
Gallipoli, Turkey
— 2 nights
14
Istanbul, Turkey
— 11 nights
15
Isfahan, Iran
— 3 nights
16
Tehran, Iran
— 3 nights

2
nights
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Riyadh ©
As the nation's capital, Riyadh represents a hub of commerce, culture, and transport.
On the 8th (Tue), see the interesting displays at National Museum, then contemplate the long history of Masmak Fortress, then take a stroll through Underground Gallery, and finally stroll around Salam Park. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Al Ma'athar Cave Park, walk around King Abdullah Park, and then take in panoramic vistas at Al Faisaliyah Centre.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Riyadh online vacation maker.

Brisbane, Australia to Riyadh is an approximately 21-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Brisbane to Riyadh due to the time zone difference. In March, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Jeddah.

Things to do in Riyadh

Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods
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King Abdullah Park ©
King Abdullah Park
Masmak Fortress ©
Masmak Fortress
National Museum ©
National Museum

3
nights
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Jeddah ©
The commercial and entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah offers a dazzling range of sites and activities combined with mouthwatering cuisine.
Explore Jeddah's surroundings by going to Mecca (Station of Ibrahim, Kaaba, &more).

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Jeddah road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Riyadh to Jeddah takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Riyadh in March, things will get a bit warmer in Jeddah: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. On the 12th (Sat), you're off to Port Sudan.

Things to do in Jeddah

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Mecca
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Kaaba ©
Kaaba
Jabal al-Nour ©
Jabal al-Nour
Mount Arafat ©
Mount Arafat

1
night
Port Sudan, Sudan

Port Sudan ©
Port Sudan is a port city in eastern Sudan, and the capital of the state of Red Sea., it has 489,725 residents. On the 13th (Sun), walk around Sanganeb National Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Port Sudan travel route builder site.

Explore your travel options from Jeddah to Port Sudan with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Jeddah to Port Sudan is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Khartoum.

Things to do in Port Sudan

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 12 — 13:
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Sanganeb National Park ©
Sanganeb National Park

1
night
Khartoum, Sudan

Khartoum ©
Situated at the meeting point of the White and Blue Niles, the sprawling capital Khartoum captivates with its welcoming atmosphere, chaotic marketplaces, and extravagant skyline punctuated with glass towers.
On the 14th (Mon), explore the different monuments and memorials at Khartoum War Cemetery, then shop like a local with Mojo Gallery, then examine the collection at Sudan National Museum, and finally gain insight at University of Khartoum.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Khartoum attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Port Sudan to Khartoum takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, daily temperatures in Khartoum can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Aswan.

Things to do in Khartoum

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 14:
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Sudan National Museum ©
Sudan National Museum
University of Khartoum ©
University of Khartoum
Mojo Gallery ©
Mojo Gallery

3
nights
Aswan, Egypt

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
When in Aswan, make a side trip to see Temple of Kom Ombo in Kom Ombo, approximately Kom Ombo away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Animalia, admire the engineering at Aswan High Dam, step off the mainland to explore Elephantine Island, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Aswan trip planner.

You can fly from Khartoum to Aswan in 8 hours. Another option is to drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Khartoum in March, with highs in Aswan at 37°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Temple of Kom Ombo
Find places to stay Mar 14 — 17:
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Temple of Kom Ombo ©
Temple of Kom Ombo
Animalia ©
Animalia
Elephantine Island ©
Elephantine Island

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairo: Giza (Great Sphinx & Pyramids of Giza) and Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, walk around Al-Azhar Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay, and admire the masterpieces at The Coptic Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cairo day trip planning website.

You can fly from Aswan to Cairo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Aswan in March, you will find days in Cairo are a bit cooler (29°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Alexandria.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Giza, Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 21:
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

1
night
Alexandria, Egypt

Alexandria ©
Known for its turbulent and eventful past, the port city of Alexandria retains a historic charm and atmosphere, boasting thousands of years of Egypt's cultural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Fort Qaitbey and then admire the natural beauty at Montazah Gardens.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Alexandria online visit planner.

You can drive from Cairo to Alexandria in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Cairo in March, plan for little chillier days in Alexandria, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 22:
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Fort Qaitbey ©
Fort Qaitbey
Montazah Gardens ©
Montazah Gardens

7
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mycenae (Archaeological Site Mycenae & Lion Gate), Ieros Naos Evaggelistria (in Nafplio) and Corinth (Archea Korinthos & Akrokorinthos). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, and take a stroll through Plaka.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Athens trip planner.

You can fly from Alexandria to Athens in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Alexandria in March; daily highs in Athens reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Mycenae, Corinth, Ieros Naos Evaggelistria
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 29:
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

5
nights
Mykonos Town, Greece

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Little Venice, make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, and savor the flavors at Mykonos Vioma Organic Farm.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Mykonos Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ano Mera, Mykonos, Boat Tours & Water Sports, Agios Stefanos Church
Find places to stay Mar 29 — Apr 3:
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Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Archaeological Museum of Mykonos ©
Archaeological Museum of Mykonos

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nights
Thessaloniki, Greece

Thessaloniki ©
A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Thessaloniki is known for historic sites, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at White Tower of Thessaloniki, steep yourself in history at Church of St.Sophia, pause for some serene contemplation at Hagios Demetrios, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Osios David (The Latomou Monastery).

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Thessaloniki online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Thessaloniki takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Mykonos Town in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Thessaloniki, with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Tel Aviv.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 7:
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Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Aristotelous Square ©
Aristotelous Square

5
nights
Tel Aviv, Israel

Called the "White City" thanks to the color of its World Heritage-listed architectural landmarks, Tel Aviv serves as Israel's modern and cosmopolitan second city.
Change things up with these side-trips from Tel Aviv: Jerusalem (Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, Old City of Jerusalem, &more), Sea of Galilee (in Tiberias) and Capernaum (Mount of Beatitudes & The Beatitude Monastery). The adventure continues: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, steep yourself in history at Ben-Gurion House, wander the streets of Jaffa Old City, and have some family-friendly fun at TLV 2048.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Tel Aviv online trip builder.

Fly from Thessaloniki to Tel Aviv in 6 hours. Traveling from Thessaloniki in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 19°C in Tel Aviv. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Edirne.

Things to do in Tel Aviv

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Jerusalem, Capernaum, Sea of Galilee
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 12:
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Food Tours
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

2
nights
Edirne, Turkey

Edirne ©
Edirne is a city in the northwestern Turkish province of Edirne in the region of East Thrace, close to Turkey's borders with Greece and Bulgaria. Step out of Edirne with an excursion to Ataturk Evi in Kirklareli--about 1 hour away. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Selimiye Mosque, hunt for treasures at Selimiye Arasta Carsisi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eski Cami, and stop by Edirne Saray Sekerleme.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Edirne trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tel Aviv to Edirne. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Edirne is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Gallipoli.

Things to do in Edirne

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Ataturk Evi
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 15:
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Selimiye Mosque ©
Selimiye Mosque
Meric River Bridge ©
Meric River Bridge
Ataturk Evi ©
Ataturk Evi

2
nights
Gallipoli, Turkey

Gallipoli ©
The Gallipoli peninsula is located in the southern part of East Thrace, the European part of Turkey, with the Aegean Sea to the west and the Dardanelles strait to the east.Gallipoli is the Italian form of the Greek name "Καλλίπολις" (Kallípolis), meaning "Beautiful City", the original name of the modern town of Gelibolu. On the 16th (Sat), witness the site of a historic battle at Gallipoli Battlefield, contemplate the long history of Anzac Cove, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gelibolu Mevlevihanesi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Azaplar Camii. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Eceabat Tarihe SaygI Aniti and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gallipoli National Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gallipoli tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Edirne to Gallipoli in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Gallipoli

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Eceabat
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Anzac Cove ©
Anzac Cove
Gallipoli National Park
Gallipoli National Park

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nights
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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi, and explore the world behind art at Chora Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul road trip tool.

You can drive from Gallipoli to Istanbul in 3.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Istanbul are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 28:
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

3
nights
Isfahan, Iran

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Isfahan is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Isfahan Music Museum, examine the collection at Isfahan Seashell Museum, browse for treasures at Iran art gallery, and snap pictures at SioSe Pol Bridge.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Isfahan driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Isfahan takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Istanbul to Isfahan. Traveling from Istanbul in April, you will find days in Isfahan are a bit warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (8°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tehran.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 1:
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Isfahan Music Museum ©
Isfahan Music Museum
Ali Qapu Palace ©
Ali Qapu Palace
SioSe Pol Bridge ©
SioSe Pol Bridge

3
nights
Tehran, Iran

Tehran ©
Tehran, the capital and one of the largest cities in the Middle East, sits in the foothills of a mountain range and stretches out for miles.
Tehran is known for museums, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Golestan Palace, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, enjoy breathtaking views from Azadi Tower, and explore the world behind art at Iranian Art Museum Garden.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Tehran trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Isfahan to Tehran in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Isfahan in May, Tehran is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Sadabaad Palace ©
Sadabaad Palace
Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Milad Tower ©
Milad Tower

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