60 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

60 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

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Fly to Vienna International Airport, Drive to Graz
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Graz, Austria
— 9 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 8 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 7 nights
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
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Hallstatt, Austria
— 1 night
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Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 1 day
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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
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Graz, Austria
— 8 nights
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Tokyo, Japan
— 13 nights
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Graz, Austria — 9 nights

With six universities, Graz represents a young, laid-back, and lively city with nightlife that doesn't stop.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Altstadt von Graz and Barenschutzklamm. We've included these beaches for you: Well Welt Kumberg and Bad Weihermuhle Freizeitanlage. Get out of town with these interesting Graz side-trips: Planetarium Judenburg (in Judenburg), Hundertwasserkirche (in Baernbach) and Stift Rein (in Rein). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Gsellmanns Weltmaschine, learn more about the world around you at Universalmuseum Joanneum, identify plant and animal life at Heiligengeistklamm, and tee off at Golfplatz Bad Waltersdorf.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Graz day trip website.

Sydney, Australia to Graz is an approximately 28.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Graz due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Sydney in November: high temperatures in Graz hover around 11°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Athens.
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Find places to stay Nov 17 — 26:

Athens, Greece — 8 nights

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Step off the beaten path and head to Temple of Hephaestus and Philopappos Hill. Escape the urban bustle at Agioon Theodoron Beach and Seahorse Dive Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Athens: Lake Vouliagmeni (in Vouliagmeni) and Corinth Canal (in Isthmia). Spend the 29th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, wander the streets of Plaka, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus, and make a trip to Erechtheion.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from Graz to Athens in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Graz in November, you will find days in Athens are somewhat warmer (22°C), and nights are much hotter (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to London.
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Find places to stay Nov 26 — Dec 4:

London, United Kingdom — 7 nights

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
You'll explore and learn at Saatchi Gallery and Wallace Collection. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Oxford Street and Borough Market. Change things up with these side-trips from London: The Big Cat Sanctuary (in Smarden), Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest (in Goudhurst) and The Reindeer Centre (in Bethersden). There's much more to do: sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, admire the masterpieces at Sir John Soane's Museum, learn about all things military at Imperial War Museum London, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of London.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the London sightseeing planner.

Getting from Athens to London by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Athens to London due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Athens in December, with highs in London at 11°C and lows at 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Paris.
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Find places to stay Dec 4 — 11:

Paris, France — 2 nights

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.
On the 12th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse, shop like a local with Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, then step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, and finally visit Latin Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Ile Saint-Louis, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, admire the masterpieces at Petit Palais, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris itinerary planning app.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Munich.
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Find places to stay Dec 11 — 14:

Munich, Germany — 4 nights

Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Kaiserburg Nurnberg and Heilig-Geist-Spital. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Munich Residenz and St. Lorenz Church. Go for a jaunt from Munich to Nuremberg to see Stadtmuseum im Fembo-Haus (City Museum at Fembo House) about 1h 45 min away. There's still lots to do: engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Burgersaalkirche, explore the world behind art at Staatliche Museum Agyptischer Kunst, and examine the collection at Deutsches Museum Verkehrszentrum.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Munich trip itinerary tool.

Fly from Paris to Munich in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, things will get a bit cooler in Munich: highs are around 5°C and lows about -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Hallstatt.
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Find places to stay Dec 14 — 18:

Hallstatt, Austria — 1 night

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
On the 18th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Gustav Klimt Zentrum, then explore the historical opulence of Seeschloss Ort, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pfarrkirche Traunkirchen, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Johannesbergkapelle. Keep things going the next day: fly down the slopes at Dachstein West, tour the pleasant surroundings at Badestrand Hallstatt, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hallstatt Lutheran Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish of the Assumption, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum Hallstatt.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Hallstatt trip planner.

Traveling by car from Munich to Hallstatt takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Vienna.
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Find places to stay Dec 18 — 19:

Vienna, Austria — 3 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karlskirche, browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace, learn about all things military at Museum of Military History, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Ringstrasse, and finally admire the striking features of Kaisergruft. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits, make a trip to Rathausplatz, admire the masterpieces at Leopold Museum, see the interesting displays at Hofburg, then get engrossed in the history at Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien, and finally make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Hallstatt to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.
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Find places to stay Dec 19 — 22:

Budapest, Hungary — 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), test the waters at Széchenyi Thermal Bath, step into the grandiose world of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), learn about winemaking at Faust Wine Cellar, then steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, and finally make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Vienna.
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Find places to stay Dec 22 — 23:

Vienna, Austria — 1 night

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

Drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. You will leave for Graz on the 23rd (Fri).
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Find places to stay Dec 22 — 23:

Graz, Austria — 8 nights

Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum fuer Geschichte and Synagoge of Graz. Popular historic sites such as Wallfahrtskirche Pollauberg and Schloss Seggau are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Graz side-trips: Klagenfurt (Planetarium Klagenfurt, Statue der Maria Theresia, &more), Strandbad Velden (in Velden am Woerthersee) and Maria-Wörth (in Maria Worth). See even more of Graz: stroll around Schlossberg, don't miss a visit to Gemaltes Haus, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu Gurk, and admire the masterpieces at Metnitzer Totentanzmuseum.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Graz road trip planner.

Drive from Vienna to Graz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Vienna in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Graz, with lows around -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Tokyo.
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Find places to stay Dec 23 — 31:

Tokyo, Japan — 13 nights

Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Step off the beaten path and head to Senso-ji Temple and Oyama Afuri Shrine. You'll explore and learn at Mitsuo Aida Museum and Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tokyo: Fujikawaguchiko-machi (Saiko Lake, Aokigahara Forest Nature Guide Tour, &more), Sky Garden (in Minatomirai) and Kamakura (Meigetsuin (Hydrangea Temple), Kencho-ji Temple, &more). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ueno District, take in the spiritual surroundings of Arakura Fuji Sengen Jinja, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Takao, and enjoy the sand and surf at Odaiba Kaihin Koen (Odaiba Seaside Park).

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Graz to Tokyo in 18 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 8 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Graz in January, with highs in Tokyo at 11°C and lows at 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 14:

Greece travel guide

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Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.
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