60 days in Western Europe Itinerary

60 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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1
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
2
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
3
Dublin, Ireland
— 5 nights
4
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
5
Paris, France
— 5 nights
6
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
7
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
8
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 5 nights
9
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
10
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
11
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
12
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
13
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
14
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, stroll around Parc Guell, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Barcelona vacation planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Barcelona is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. In July, Barcelona is a bit cooler than Cairo - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Go for a jaunt from Lisbon to Sintra to see Quinta da Regaleira about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take a stroll through Alfama, contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lisbon online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Lisbon by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Lisbon when traveling from Barcelona in July, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

5
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.
Explore Dublin's surroundings by going to Kilkenny (Go With The Flow - River Adventures & Kilkenny Castle). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Guinness Storehouse, take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin, examine the collection at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Lisbon to Dublin in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Lisbon in July, things will get slightly colder in Dublin: highs are around 23°C and lows about 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Kilkenny
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Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from London: Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton), The Cotswold Brewing Company (in Bourton-on-the-Water) and Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the London itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Dublin to London by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In July in London, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Cotswolds Distillery, The Cotswold Brewing Company, Cotswold Archery, Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Rouen (Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen & Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, explore the galleries of Louvre Museum, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees.

Find out how to plan Paris trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. Traveling from London in July, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Rouen, Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

4
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Bruges (The Markt, Groeningemuseum, &more). The adventure continues: make a trip to Grand Place, admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), and steep yourself in history at Parc du Cinquantenaire.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Brussels trip builder website.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Paris in July, you will find days in Brussels are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Bruges
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Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
The Markt ©
The Markt
Grand Place ©
Grand Place

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: Grote Markt (in Haarlem) and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, steep yourself in history at Anne Frank House, get curious at NEMO Science Museum, and meet the residents at ARTIS.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam vacation maker app.

Drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Grote Markt, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark

5
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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn, and get in on the family fun at Tivoli Gardens.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Copenhagen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August in Copenhagen, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

4
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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Stockholm is known for museums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Vasa Museum, admire the natural beauty at Rosendals Garden, step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, and admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Stockholm trip maker website.

Traveling by combination of train, taxi, and flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Millesgarden
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

5
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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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace, meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, and stroll around Volksgarten.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Vienna takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in August; daily highs in Vienna reach 31°C and lows reach 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Venice to Padua to see Scrovegni Chapel about 54 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Venice tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Vienna to Venice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Vienna in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Venice. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
When in Florence, make a side trip to see Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, approximately Pisa away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and appreciate the history behind Campanile di Giotto.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence road trip planning website.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Food Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

4
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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: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rome travel planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Change things up with a short trip to Archaeological Site Mycenae in Mycenae (about 1h 30 min away). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, make a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

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

Getting from Rome to Athens by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rome to Athens. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Rome in August since evenings lows in Athens dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Site Mycenae
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 29:
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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