60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
3
Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
4
Paris, France
— 5 nights
5
Hyeres, France
— 5 nights
6
Ravello, Italy
— 4 nights
7
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
8
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
9
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
10
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
11
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
12
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
13
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 5 nights

4
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Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Get a sense of the local culture at Urquhart Castle and Eilean Donan Castle. Do your shopping at All The Goodness Coffee & Bakeshop and Ferintosh Community Market. Venture out of the city with trips to Nairn Golf Club (in Nairn), Beauly (Aigas Field Centre, Loch Affric Circular Walk, &more) and St Ninians Church (in Drumnadrochit). And it doesn't end there: take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, identify plant and animal life at Abernethy National Nature Reserve, tee off at Nairn Dunbar Golf Club, and make a trip to Wardlaw Mausoleum.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Inverness trip planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Inverness is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Vancouver to Inverness, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vancouver in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Inverness. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Beauly, Nairn, Aviemore, Drumnadrochit, Eilean Donan Castle
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Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

5
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and The Alnwick Garden. Popular historic sites such as Palace of Holyroodhouse and Stirling Castle are in your itinerary. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Bamburgh Castle (in Bamburgh) and Rosslyn Chapel (in Roslin). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town, and learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner.

You can drive from Inverness to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stirling Castle, Bamburgh Castle, The Alnwick Garden, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Rosslyn Chapel
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Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

5
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Museu Nacional do Azulejo. Popular historic sites such as Quinta da Regaleira and Castelo dos Mouros are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima (in Fatima), Sintra (Sintra National Palace & Park and National Palace of Pena) and Batalha Monastery (in Batalha). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, make a trip to Belém Tower, and ponder the design of Rossio Square.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Lisbon trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Lisbon takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Edinburgh in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Lisbon: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sintra, Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, Batalha Monastery
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Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima ©
Batalha Monastery ©
Batalha Monastery

5
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.
Popular historic sites such as Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Louvre Museum and Sainte-Chapelle. Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Paris route maker.

You can fly from Lisbon to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Lisbon in September; daily highs in Paris reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Hyeres.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

5
nights
Hyeres, France

Hyeres ©
Hyères, Provençal Occitan: Ieras in classical norm, or Iero in Mistralian norm) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The old town lies 4km from the sea clustered around the Castle of Saint Bernard, which is set on a hill. Get in touch with nature at Plage d'Aiguebelle and Plage de Cavaliere. We've included these beaches for you: Plage de Sylvabelle and Plage La Capte. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hyeres: Le Lavandou (Plage de Jean Blanc & Grande Plage du Lavandou), La Croix-Valmer (Le Cap Lardier & Heraclee Beach) and Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste (in Sollies-Pont). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage noire du Langoustier, stroll through Plage du Capelan, hike along Sentier Littoral, and contemplate the long history of Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hyeres day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Hyeres takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in September; daily highs in Hyeres reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Hyeres

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Le Lavandou, La Croix-Valmer, Bandol, Saint-Raphael, Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews
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Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews ©
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews
Plage de Cavaliere ©
Plage de Cavaliere

4
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get a sense of the local culture at Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma. Ravello Arte and Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Ravello: Spiaggia Lannio (in Cetara) and Positano (Fornillo & Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Capo di Conca, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ravello sightseeing planner.

Getting from Hyeres to Ravello by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Hyeres in September since evenings lows in Ravello dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Scala, Positano, Lido Capo di Conca, Spiaggia di Atrani
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

4
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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Visit Colosseum and Pantheon for their historical value. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore and Church of St. Louis of the French. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and take an in-depth tour of Musei Capitolini.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ravello to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ravello in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in Rome, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Duomo di Siena and Basilica of Santa Croce. Duomo di Pisa and The Baptistery of St. John will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico (in Siena) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Palazzo Vecchio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Florence online trip planner.

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Siena, Pisa
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Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

3
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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.
You'll explore and learn at Lobkowicz Palace and St. George's Basilica. Get some historical perspective at Staromestske namesti and St. Vitus Cathedral. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, get a taste of the local shopping with Gallery of Steel Figures, contemplate the long history of Powder Tower, and don't miss a visit to Prague Astronomical Clock.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Prague online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Florence to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Florence in October; daily highs in Prague reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace. You'll discover tucked-away gems like MuseumsQuartier Wien and Leopold Museum. There's still lots to do: make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral, examine the collection at The Hofburg, take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna, and admire the masterpieces at Albertina.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna holiday planner.

Fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In October, daytime highs in Vienna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Do your shopping at Andrassy Avenue and Koller Gallery. Let the collections at House of Terror Museum and Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria) capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, admire the landmark architecture of Dohány Street Synagogue, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion.

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

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Budapest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue

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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.
Head to Kapali Carsi and Dolmabahce Sanat Galerisifor some retail therapy. Get a sense of the local culture at Hagia Sophia Museum and Historic Areas of Istanbul. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower, and take a stroll through Ortakoy.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Istanbul trip itinerary site.

Fly from Budapest to Istanbul in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Budapest to Istanbul, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Budapest, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami
Historic Areas of Istanbul ©
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum

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nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Popular historic sites such as Grand Peterhof Palace and Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas are in your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Saint Isaac's Cathedral and Catherine's Body. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, steep yourself in history at The Marly Palace, delve into the lush surroundings at Eco Path, and examine the collection at The Bath Block.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the St. Petersburg trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Istanbul to St. Petersburg in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul in October, things will get much colder in St. Petersburg: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Grand Peterhof Palace ©
Grand Peterhof Palace
Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas ©
Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

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