60 days in Western Europe Itinerary

60 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western Europe trip itinerary builder

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
2
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
3
Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
5
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
6
Paris, France
— 6 nights
7
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
8
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
9
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
10
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
11
Ravello, Italy
— 5 nights
12
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
13
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights

2
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Royal Yacht Britannia and Edinburgh Old Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at National Museum of Scotland and St Giles' Cathedral. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and take in the exciting artwork at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh travel route planner.

Oslo, Norway to Edinburgh is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In May, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay May 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town

6
nights
Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Culloden Battlefield and Urquhart Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Cairngorms National Park and Farigaig Forest. Explore Inverness' surroundings by going to Hillside Path (in Foyers), St Ninians Church (in Drumnadrochit) and Nairn Beach (in Nairn). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Rosemarkie Beach, tee off at Castle Stuart Golf Links, hike along Aviemore Circular, and admire the sheer force of Fairy Glen Falls.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Inverness travel website.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Inverness in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Inverness sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Rosemarkie, Aviemore, Nairn, Beauly
Find places to stay May 26 — Jun 1:
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

6
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Irish Whiskey Museum and The Little Museum of Dublin. Head to Grafton Street and James Joyce Cultural Centrefor some retail therapy. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, examine the collection at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, explore the engaging exhibits at Richmond Barracks, and admire the masterpieces at Chester Beatty.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Dublin itinerary website.

You can fly from Inverness to Dublin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Dublin are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Irish Whiskey Museum ©
Irish Whiskey Museum
EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum ©
EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum
The Little Museum of Dublin ©
The Little Museum of Dublin

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.
Shop till you drop at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Albert Cuyp Market. Museum-lovers will appreciate Van Gogh Museum and Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and wander the streets of The Jordaan.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam travel route planner.

Fly from Dublin to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 12:
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Historic Centre of Brugge and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Let the collections at Groeningemuseum and Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) capture your imagination. When in Brussels, make a side trip to see Belfry of Bruges in Bruges, approximately Bruges away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, contemplate the long history of Serres Royales De Laeken, and make a trip to Atomium.

Plan my trip to Brussels with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Brussels are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Bruges
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique

6
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.
Head to Saint Germain des Pres Quarter and Champs-Elyseesfor plenty of shopping. Get outdoors at Île de la Cité and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Giverny (Fondation Claude Monet & Musee des impressionnismes). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, learn about all things military at The Army Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle.

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Brussels in June, you will find days in Paris are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Giverny
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
The Army Museum ©
The Army Museum

4
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Shop till you drop at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and A Arte da Terra. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alfama and Museu Nacional do Azulejo. Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Sintra National Palace). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, admire the masterpieces at Museu Colecao Berardo, contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, and admire the local landmark of Rossio Square.

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

You can fly from Paris to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Paris to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Paris in June: highs in Lisbon hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Sintra
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
The Best Portugal ©
The Best Portugal
Alfama ©
Alfama
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Joan Miro Foundation. You'll explore and learn at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional and Museu Picasso. And it doesn't end there: walk around Parc Guell, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Barcelona vacation planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona is 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Find places to stay Jun 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional ©
Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional
Joan Miro Foundation ©
Joan Miro Foundation

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza del Campo and Duomo di Siena. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Piazza del Duomo and Museo Nazionale del Bargello. Change things up with a short trip to Archivio di Stato in Siena (about 1 hour away). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Florence tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Florence by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Siena
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 4:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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.
Colosseum and Palatine Hill are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Vatican Museums and Stanze di Raffaello. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, take in panoramic vistas at Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rome holiday planning tool.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore

5
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo della Carta and Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela. Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Duomo di Ravello are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Ravello's surroundings by going to Positano (Fornillo & Boat Tours & Water Sports). There's lots more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di castiglione, and enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Ravello.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ravello sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Rome to Ravello takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. While traveling from Rome, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Ravello, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Ravello

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Amalfi, Positano, Atrani, Sentiero dei Limoni, Basilica of Saint Trofimena
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get some cultural insight at Acropolis of Athens and Plaka. Acropolis Museum and National Archaeological Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, get great views at Mount Lycabettus, take a stroll through Monastiraki, and get engrossed in the history at The Jewish Museum of Greece.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ravello to Athens takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ravello to Athens. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ravello in July: highs in Athens hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens

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.
Explore hidden gems such as ABBA The Museum and Fotografiska Stockholm. Do some cultural sightseeing at Skansen and Royal Armory. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, have a blast at Grona Lunds Tivoli, and stroll around Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde.

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

Traveling by flight from Athens to Stockholm takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Stockholm due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Athens in July, expect nights in Stockholm to be colder, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
ABBA The Museum ©
ABBA The Museum
Fotografiska Stockholm ©
Fotografiska Stockholm

Similar Plans

58 days in Western Europe & Prague BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA December, kids, popular sights Preferences: December, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 58 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS June, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: June, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 8 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM POLAND August, teens, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 14 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: December, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA June, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA June, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, popular sights Preferences: July, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 36 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM INDONESIA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans