60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: Zagreb, Croatia
Drive:  2 h
1
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
3
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
5
Dublin, Ireland
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
8
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h
9
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
10
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
11
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
12
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
13
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
End: Zagreb, Croatia

4
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.
For shopping fun, head to Vienna Naschmarkt or Graben and Kohlmarkt. Do some cultural sightseeing at Schonbrunn Palace and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Hofburg, make a trip to Historic Center of Vienna, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum), and admire the masterpieces at Wien Museum.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna itinerary maker site.

Zagreb, Croatia to Vienna is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Vienna are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

3
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.
Popular historic sites such as Staromestske namesti and Stary zidovsky Hrbitov are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Prague Castle and Prague Astronomical Clock. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Lesser Town, explore the world behind art at St. George's Basilica, see the interesting displays at Powder Tower, and view the masterpieces at DOX Centre for Contemporary Art.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Prague travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In January, daytime highs in Prague are 2°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
NaFilM: National film museum ©
NaFilM: National film museum
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

5
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.
Head to Tretyakov's Gallery and Center of the Mikhail Chemyakinfor some retail therapy. Let the collections at Saint Isaac's Cathedral and A.V. Suvorov State Memorial Museum capture your imagination. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, examine the collection at Museum of Playing Cards, take in the spiritual surroundings of Khram Svyatykh Apostolov Petra I Pavla, and take in the exciting artwork at Photogallery Rachmaninov Garden.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read St. Petersburg day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Prague to St. Petersburg takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Prague to St. Petersburg due to the time zone difference. In January, St. Petersburg is a bit cooler than Prague - with highs of -5°C and lows of -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 5:
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
Russian Museum ©
Russian Museum

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.
Visit Royal Palace and Stockholm Old Town for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Vasa Museum and Fotografiska Stockholm. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Skansen, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Ethnography, explore the engaging exhibits at Nordiska Museet, and find something for the whole family at Junibacken.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Stockholm trip maker website.

You can fly from St. Petersburg to Stockholm in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from St. Petersburg to Stockholm, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. February in Stockholm sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Little Museum of Dublin and Glasnevin Cemetery Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Guinness Storehouse and 14 Henrietta Street. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, wander the streets of Grafton Street, take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Ireland.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Dublin trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Dublin takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Dublin due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Stockholm in February: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 9°C and lows are around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
The Little Museum of Dublin ©
The Little Museum of Dublin
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Anne Frank House and Van Gogh Museum. Popular historic sites such as Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) and Willet-Holthuysen Museum are in your itinerary. Take a break from Amsterdam with a short trip to The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery in The Hague, about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, take in the exciting artwork at Jetsetart Gallery, get a taste of the local shopping with Eduard Planting Gallery | Fine Art Photographs, and visit De 9 Straatjes.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam tour itinerary builder.

You can fly from Dublin to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Amsterdam is 1 hour. In February in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Grand Place and Atomium. Discover out-of-the-way places like St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) and Home Frit' Home. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brussels: Lieve Canal Bicycle Trail (in Ghent) and Bruges (Historic Centre of Brugge, Basilica of the Holy Blood, &more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), view the masterpieces at BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts, admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, and make a trip to Belgian Comic Strip Center.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Brussels online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Brussels are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Bruges, Lieve Canal Bicycle Trail
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge

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.
Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Musee Rodin. Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Versailles (The Royal Chapel & Palace of Versailles). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Montmartre, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, and browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Paris trip planner.

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In February in Paris, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Versailles
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

4
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Head to Piazza delle Erbe and Segni nel Tempo antiquarian bookshopfor some retail therapy. Doge's Palace and Basilica di San Marco are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Verona (Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, Arena di Verona, &more). There's much more to do: make a trip to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, view the masterpieces at Max Studio, and admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Venice road trip site.

You can fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Verona
Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 3:
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Duomo di Siena and Campanile di Giotto are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Le mura di Lucca and Basilica of Santa Croce. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Piazza del Campo (in Siena) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Museo Nazionale del Bargello, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Siena, Le mura di Lucca, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Find places to stay Mar 3 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

5
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore and Galleria Borghese. Take a break from the city and head to Colle del Gianicolo and Catacombs of Saint Callixtus. Go for a jaunt from Rome to Tivoli to see Villa Adriana about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, admire the striking features of Pantheon, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Rome are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa Adriana
Find places to stay Mar 8 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Historic Areas of Istanbul and Chora Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Suleymaniye Cami and Constantine Art Gallery. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, see the interesting displays at Ural Ataman Classic Car Museum, and take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Istanbul trip planning tool.

Getting from Rome to Istanbul by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Turkey Time is 2 hours. While traveling from Rome, expect a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of 14°C to lows of 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Historic Areas of Istanbul ©
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Liberty Statue and Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar). Do your shopping at Koller Gallery and Central Market Hall. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, steep yourself in history at Heroes' Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Budapest online trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in March, expect much colder with lows of 1°C in Budapest. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue

Similar Plans

58 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 59 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 58 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MEXICO July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 59 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 58 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 58 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 58 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 58 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 59 days in Europe BY A USER FROM DENMARK June, teens, popular sights Preferences: June, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 59 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 39 days in Singapore, Europe & Tokyo BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, kids, extra slow, popular sights Preferences: March, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Extra slow 8 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, kids, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: May, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy
See more plans