55 days in South Pacific, Asia & Europe Itinerary

55 days in South Pacific, Asia & Europe Itinerary

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Auckland, New Zealand
— Few hours
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Shanghai, China
— 1 night
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Bordeaux, France
— 4 nights
4
Paris, France
— 5 nights
5
Cologne, Germany
— 3 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
9
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Naples, Italy
— 3 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
12
Nice, France
— 3 nights
13
Nimes, France
— 3 nights
14
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
15
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
16
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
17
Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
18
Singapore, Singapore
— 1 night

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Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland
The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Auckland trip builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Auckland. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Auckland

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Shanghai, China

Shanghai ©
With a nickname like the "Pearl of the Orient," it's not surprising Shanghai offers some of the most rewarding attractions and activities in the Far East.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), thentake in panoramic vistas at Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and then appreciate the history behind The Bund City Sculptures.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Shanghai attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Auckland to Shanghai takes 16 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Auckland to Shanghai is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Auckland in April, plan for little chillier nights in Shanghai, with lows around °C. You'll set off for Bordeaux on the 29th (Wed).

Things to do in Shanghai

Historic Sites
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)
The Bund City Sculptures ©
The Bund City Sculptures

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Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Place de la Bourse and Jardin Public. Next up on the itinerary: admire the local landmark of Monument aux Girondins, admire the striking features of Eglise Saint-Eloi, make a trip to Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux, and stroll around Parc de Majolan.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bordeaux trip itinerary planning site.

Fly from Shanghai to Bordeaux in 17.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Shanghai to Bordeaux. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Shanghai in April; daily highs in Bordeaux reach °C and lows reach °C. You will leave for Paris on the 4th (Mon).

Things to do in Bordeaux

Parks Historic Sites
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Jardin Public ©
Jardin Public
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
Monument aux Girondins ©
Monument aux Girondins

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fondation Louis Vuitton and Latin Quarter. When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. Next up on the itinerary: walk around Parc des Buttes-Chaumont, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse, examine the collection at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, and explore the world behind art at Petit Palais.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris road trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Paris in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. When traveling from Bordeaux in May, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. On the 9th (Sat), you're off to Cologne.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Latin Quarter ©
Latin Quarter
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Fondation Louis Vuitton ©
Fondation Louis Vuitton

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
On the 10th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Praetorium, admire the landmark architecture of Cologne Cathedral, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Melaten-Friedhof. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Maria im Kapitol, see the interesting displays at Kolumba, thenwalk around Stadtwald Park Koln, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Lindenthaler Tierpark.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cologne trip itinerary maker site.

You can take a train from Paris to Cologne in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May in Cologne, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Praetorium ©
Praetorium
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Kolumba ©
Kolumba

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Salzburg Cathedral and Old City Hall (Altes Rathaus). Step out of Salzburg to go to Golling an der Salzach and see Gollinger Wasserfall, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lammerklamm, and step into the grandiose world of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Salzburg trip builder app.

Fly from Cologne to Salzburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Gollinger Wasserfall
Find places to stay May 12 — 15:
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

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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.
The Hofburg has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace and then examine the collection at The Hofburg.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip planner.

You can fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll set off for Venice on the 18th (Mon).

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

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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.
On your second day here, admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, and finally take a stroll through Cannaregio.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Venice sightseeing planning tool.

You can fly from Vienna to Venice in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. May in Venice sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio

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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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Piazza Navona.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

Fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites
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Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona

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Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli and Oltre I Resti. There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Miglio Sacro.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Naples journey planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Naples are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Florence.

Things to do in Naples

Museums
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Miglio Sacro ©
Miglio Sacro
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica San Miniato al Monte and Cappella Brancacci. There's much more to do: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence vacation maker site.

Traveling by train from Naples to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Naples in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Florence, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Tours Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Walking tours

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Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Saint-Paul de Vence has been added to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Place Massena.

For where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Nice route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Florence to Nice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Nice are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Nimes.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Saint-Paul de Vence
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Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence
Place Massena ©
Place Massena

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Nimes, France

Nimes ©
Nîmes has a rich history dating back to the Roman Empire, with a stunning coliseum that is second only to Rome's.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Jardins de la Fontaine and Tour Magne. Get out of town with these interesting Nimes side-trips: La Bambouseraie en Cevennes (in Generargues) and La Tour de l’Horloge (in Baix). And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Esplanade Charles-de-Gaulle, walk around Bois de Espeisses, stop by Toril d'Artistes, and see the interesting displays at Musee de la Romanite.

For reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Nimes journey planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Nimes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Nice, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Nimes, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Barcelona.

Things to do in Nimes

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

La Tour de l’Horloge, La Bambouseraie en Cevennes
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Jardins de la Fontaine ©
Jardins de la Fontaine
Esplanade Charles-de-Gaulle ©
Esplanade Charles-de-Gaulle
Tour Magne ©
Tour Magne

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Placa d'Espanya as well as Las Ramblas. You'll discover tucked-away gems like El Born and Walking tours. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and stroll around Parc Guell.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nimes to Barcelona by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Placa d'Espanya ©
Placa d'Espanya
El Born ©
El Born

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and Parque Madrid Rio. Change things up with a short trip to San Martin Bridge in Toledo (about 1h 15 min away). It doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Palacio De Cristal and stop by Barrio de Las Letras.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Madrid online sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Barcelona in June: highs in Madrid hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Neighborhoods Museums Parks

Side Trip

San Martin Bridge
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 13:
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Barrio de Las Letras ©
Barrio de Las Letras
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia ©
San Martin Bridge ©
San Martin Bridge

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium, make a trip to Belém Tower, and then don't miss a visit to Rossio Train Station. Keep things going the next day: go for a walk through Cabo da Roca, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, thenappreciate the history behind Arco do Triunfo, and finally contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Lisbon road trip planner.

Fly from Madrid to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Madrid to Lisbon. When traveling from Madrid in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Lisbon: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Cabo da Roca
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Miradouro da Senhora do Monte ©
Miradouro da Senhora do Monte
Cabo da Roca ©
Cabo da Roca

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Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Ribeira Square, go for a stroll along the water at Cais da Ribeira, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, thentake in the views from Porto Bridge Climb, and finally stroll around Parque da Cidade do Porto.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Porto trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Lisbon in June, expect nights in Porto to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. On the 17th (Wed), you'll travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Porto

Parks
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Parque da Cidade do Porto ©
Parque da Cidade do Porto
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Cais da Ribeira ©
Cais da Ribeira

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Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
On the 19th (Fri), stroll around Singapore Botanic Gardens, contemplate the long history of Battlebox, thenhead outdoors with City Scoot, and finally see the interesting displays at The Intan.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Singapore day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Singapore takes 20.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Singapore Standard Time (SGT) is 8 hours. While traveling from Porto, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Singapore, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Museums Outdoors
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City Scoot ©
City Scoot
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Battlebox ©
Battlebox

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