60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h
4
Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
6
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h
7
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
8
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
9
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  6 h
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
11
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
12
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
13
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Fly + Train:  3 h 30 min
14
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
15
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Walls of Avila and Catedral Primada. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, walk around Parque del Retiro, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Madrid journey planning app.

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to Madrid is an approximately 9.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 5 hour difference. In September, daily temperatures in Madrid can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

The Walls of Avila, Catedral Primada
Find places to stay Sep 2 — 6:
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada

4
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Casa Mila - La Pedrera and PortAventura. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, stop by El Barri Gòtic, and walk around Parc Guell.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona holiday tool.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 65°F in Barcelona. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

PortAventura
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 10:
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

5
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Alfama and Praia da Aberta Nova. Venture out of the city with trips to Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Park and National Palace of Pena). The adventure continues: make a trip to Belém Tower, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, shop like a local with Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, and explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip itinerary site.

Fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In September, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. On the 15th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sintra, Praia da Aberta Nova
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 15:
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Alfama ©
Alfama
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Walking tours and St Stephens Green. Explore Dublin's surroundings by going to Kilkenny Castle (in Kilkenny) and Jenkinstown Wood Loop (in Jenkinstown). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Guinness Storehouse, walk around Phoenix Park, browse the collection at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and explore the world behind art at Chester Beatty.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Dublin trip 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 September: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 62°F and lows are around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Kilkenny Castle, Jenkinstown Wood Loop
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 21:
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Walking tours
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

4
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Step off the beaten path and head to Edinburgh Old Town and Calton Hill. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland, enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and take a tour of Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Edinburgh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Rome.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Food Tours and Roman Forum. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rome route builder tool.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Rome in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Edinburgh to Rome due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Edinburgh in September, with highs in Rome at 81°F and lows at 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Food Tours
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Duomo di Siena and Piazza del Campo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and admire the landmark architecture of Campanile di Giotto.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Florence travel planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Siena, Le mura di Lucca, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 4:
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): examine the collection at Doge's Palace, don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, then make a trip to St Mark's Campanile, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Venice driving holiday website.

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Venice: temperatures range from 66°F by day to 51°F at night. You will leave for Istanbul on the 6th (Sun).

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
St Mark's Campanile ©
St Mark's Campanile

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern, take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, then take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Ortakoy, admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, then contemplate the long history of Galata Tower, and finally explore the world behind art at Chora Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul vacation maker website.

Fly from Venice to Istanbul in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Turkey Time (TRT) is 2 hours. Traveling from Venice in October, you will find days in Istanbul are somewhat warmer (76°F), and nights are warmer (73°F). On the 9th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, then steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, then take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building.

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Budapest trip itinerary app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Istanbul to Budapest takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Istanbul in October, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Budapest: temperatures range from 61°F by day to 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Szechenyi Lanchid ©
Szechenyi Lanchid

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like St. Vitus Cathedral and Prague Zoo. There's much more to do: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, and take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum in Prague.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Budapest in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Prague: temperatures range from 56°F by day to 43°F at night. On the 14th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

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: don't miss a visit to Reichstag Building, appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, contemplate the long history of Charlottenburg Palace, and admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Berlin vacation planner.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a shuttle. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building

4
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Jordaan and Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, don't miss a visit to Brouwersgracht, and see the interesting displays at Anne Frank House.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

5
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
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 Tower Bridge and Victoria and Albert Museum. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and stroll around Hyde Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read London attractions planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Amsterdam to London in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London due to the time zone difference. October in London sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Luxembourg Gardens and Sainte-Chapelle. When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. The adventure continues: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Paris road trip planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. In October, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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