60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  22 h 45 min
1
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  5 h 15 min
2
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
7
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
8
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
9
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
10
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
11
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
12
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
13
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
14
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
15
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
16
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h
17
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly:  22 h 45 min
End: Melbourne, Australia

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get some historical perspective at Acropolis of Athens and Erechtheion. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Archaeological Museum and Theater of Dionysus. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Monastiraki, visit Plaka, kick back and relax at Glyfada Beach, and take an in-depth tour of Byzantine and Christian Museum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Athens trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Melbourne, Australia to Athens is an approximately 22.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Athens is minus 8 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 18:
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

1
night
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Zarkovica Animal Shelter, then look for gifts at Kokula Art and Craft Shop, and then get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Athens to Dubrovnik takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens to Dubrovnik, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, Dubrovnik is slightly colder than Athens - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Kokula Art and Craft Shop ©
Kokula Art and Craft Shop

3
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Parc Guell and El Barri Gòtic are good opportunities to explore the local culture. We've included these beaches for you: Playa de La Barceloneta and Delta del Llobregat. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, see the interesting displays at Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares), pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and wander the streets of Passeig de Gracia.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planner.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Barcelona by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Delta del Llobregat
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 23:
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

4
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Popular historic sites such as Plaza Mayor and Royal Palace of Madrid are in your itinerary. For shopping fun, head to El Rastro or Mercado San Miguel. Take a break from Madrid with a short trip to Catedral Primada in Toledo, about 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Sierra de Guadarrama National Park, stroll around Casa de Campo, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Madrid holiday website.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, plan for little chillier nights in Madrid, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 27:
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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Avenida da Liberdade and Sintra National Palace. Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Alfama are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Lisbon with an excursion to Park and National Palace of Pena in Sintra--about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stop by A Outra Face da Lua, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip planner.

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. April in Lisbon sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
Find places to stay Apr 27 — May 1:
Highlights from your plan
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian ©
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Visit Grossmunster and Fraumünster Church for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Bahnhofstrasse and Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. Take a break from Zurich with a short trip to Biosphaere Entlebuch in Lucerne, about 50 minutes away. There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum Rietberg and stroll through Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Zurich planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Zurich by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Zurich is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Lisbon in May: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 21°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Biosphaere Entlebuch
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church
Museum Rietberg ©
Museum Rietberg

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.
Charlottenburg Palace and Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pergamonmuseum and Topography of Terror. And it doesn't end there: get outside with Strandbar Mitte, make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, and steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Berlin holiday planner.

Fly from Zurich to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay May 4 — 7:
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Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

4
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Visit Nyhavn and Grabrodretorv for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Museum of Denmark and National Gallery of Denmark. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Thorvaldsens Museum, identify plant and animal life at Kalvebod Fælled, take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Saviour's Church, and look for gifts at Illums Bolighus.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Copenhagen travel route builder website.

Fly from Berlin to Copenhagen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 7 — 11:
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National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

4
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Skansen and Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde will appeal to museum buffs. Get some historical perspective at Monteliusvagen and Royal Palace. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, visit Stockholm Old Town, admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, and see the interesting displays at Fotografiska Stockholm.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Stockholm itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay May 11 — 15:
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Oslomarka. Step out of the city life by going to Soerenga Public Pool and Nordmarka. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Ostensjovannet Lake, examine the collection at The Ibsen Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Oslo trip simple and quick.

You can fly from Stockholm to Oslo in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. May in Oslo sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay May 15 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

1
night
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Reykjavik takes 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Oslo to Reykjavik is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Oslo in May: highs in Reykjavik hover around 11°C, while lows dip to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Visit Kilmainham Gaol Museum and Dublin Castle for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore Chester Beatty and Dublin Writers Museum. When in Dublin, make a side trip to see Malahide Castle in Malahide, approximately Malahide away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Grafton Street, examine the collection at Irish Jewish Museum, look for gifts at DesignYard, and shop like a local with George's Street Arcade.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Dublin trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Reykjavik to Dublin takes 5.5 hours. While traveling from Reykjavik, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Dublin, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Malahide Castle
Find places to stay May 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
National Gallery of Ireland ©
National Gallery of Ireland

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get a sense of the local culture at Edinburgh Castle and Urbane Art Gallery. St Giles' Cathedral and Palace of Holyroodhouse will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and don't miss a visit to Calton Hill.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Edinburgh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. May in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay May 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Gallery and Tate Modern. Westminster Abbey and Churchill War Rooms will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and hunt for treasures at Old Spitalfields Market.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. May in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife
Find places to stay May 27 — 31:
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Le Marais and Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. Do some cultural sightseeing at Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, contemplate the long history of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and shop like a local with Champs-Elysees.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Paris sightseeing planning site.

Take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Paris are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 4:
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Serres Royales De Laeken and Musical Instruments Museum (MIM). Grand Place and Maison d'Erasme will appeal to history buffs. Explore Brussels' surroundings by going to Bruges (Carpentier-Goegebeuer, Groeningemuseum, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, explore the galleries of Atomium, contemplate the long history of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), and buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Brussels online trip planner.

Take a train from Paris to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Paris in June, expect nights in Brussels to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are little chillier, around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Bruges
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Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

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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 De Duif for their historical value. For shopping fun, head to De 9 Straatjes or Albert Cuyp Market. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, and explore the galleries of Museum Van Loon.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam driving holiday tool.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Amsterdam takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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