60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Madrid, Spain
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Barcelona, Spain
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Berlin, Germany
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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Paris, France
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Madrid, Spain

— 3 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Explore hidden gems such as Royal Palace of Madrid and Catedral Primada. Go for a jaunt from Madrid to Avila to see The Walls of Avila about 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and stroll around Parque del Retiro.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid planning site.

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to Madrid is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in October, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for the flight to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 3 — 7:

Barcelona, Spain

— 4 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Casa Mila - La Pedrera and PortAventura. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, catch a live event at Camp Nou, and don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planner.

Fly from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Madrid in October since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 7 — 11:

Lisbon, Portugal

— 5 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Park and National Palace of Pena and Museu Calouste Gulbenkian. Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Quinta da Regaleira (in Sintra) and Praia da Aberta Nova (in Grandola). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Alfama, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Lisbon road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Lisbon takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. October in Lisbon sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow time for the flight to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 11 — 16:

Dublin, Ireland

— 6 nights

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition and Kilkenny Castle. Change things up with a short trip to Jenkinstown Wood Loop in Jenkinstown (about 1h 50 min away). There's lots more to do: walk around St Stephens Green, see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, ponder the world of politics at Dublin Castle, and explore the galleries of Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Dublin vacation planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Dublin by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Lisbon in October: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 57°F and lows are around 45°F. On the 22nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 16 — 22:

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

— 4 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Walking tours and Edinburgh Old Town. There's much more to do: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, get great views at Calton Hill, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Edinburgh takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In October in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 26:

Rome, Italy

— 4 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Food Tours and Roman Forum. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Rome by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Edinburgh to Rome, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, Rome is somewhat warmer than Edinburgh - with highs of 73°F and lows of 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 26 — 30:

Florence, Italy

— 5 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore hidden gems such as Duomo di Siena and Leaning Tower of Pisa. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca) and Piazza del Campo (in Siena). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Florence trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Florence are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 4:

Venice, Italy

— 2 nights

City of Romance

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, admire the striking features of St Mark's Campanile, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Venice day trip planning app.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Florence in November: highs in Venice hover around 56°F, while lows dip to 43°F. You will leave for Istanbul on the 6th (Sun).

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 6:

Istanbul, Turkey

— 3 nights

Queen of Cities

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern, then take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, then admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Ortakoy, contemplate the long history of Basilica Cistern, then take an in-depth tour of Galata Tower, and finally get engrossed in the history at Chora Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Istanbul trip maker website.

You can fly from Venice to Istanbul in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Venice to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Istanbul when traveling from Venice in November, with lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 9:

Budapest, Hungary

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Danube

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.
On the 10th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, then snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Budapest online trip maker.

You can fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Turkey Time (TRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Istanbul in November, you will find days in Budapest are little chillier (50°F), and nights are much colder (36°F). On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 11:

Prague, Czech Republic

— 3 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Explore hidden gems such as St. Vitus Cathedral and Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum in Prague, contemplate the long history of Prague Astronomical Clock, and step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

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

You can fly from Budapest to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 46°F in November, and nighttime lows around 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 14:

Berlin, Germany

— 3 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Berlin vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. On the 17th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 17:

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 4 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vondelpark and The Jordaan. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, don't miss a visit to Brouwersgracht, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, and get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam attractions site.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. November in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 51°F and lows of 40°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 21:

London, United Kingdom

— 5 nights

The Square Mile

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 the less-touristy side of things at National Gallery and Churchill War Rooms. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, stroll around St. James's Park, contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, and admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read London journey builder app.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to London takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London. November in London sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 41°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 26:

Paris, France

— 5 nights

City of Light

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Luxembourg Gardens and Musee Rodin. Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, and steep yourself in history at The Paris Catacombs.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 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 November in Paris, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 42°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 26 — Dec 1: