60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Ottawa, Canada
+3
Train + Bus + Fly + Shuttle:  10 h 30 min
1
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
York, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Bus:  10 h 30 min
4
Lindos, Greece
— 5 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Bus + Train:  10 h 30 min
5
Syracuse, Italy
— 3 nights
+4
Train + Foot + Bus + Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
6
Assisi, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Siena, Italy
— 4 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
8
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Bus:  8 h
9
Alcudia, Spain
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h 45 min
10
Maspalomas, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h 45 min
11
Corralejo, Spain
— 5 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Shuttle + Bus:  8 h 30 min
12
Albufeira, Portugal
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  7 h 45 min
13
Killarney, Ireland
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  15 h
End: Ottawa, Canada

4
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Grotta Lighthouse and Reykjavik Open Air Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Hraunfossar. Venture out of the city with trips to The Cave (in Reykholt), Brugghus Steoja (in Hvanneyri) and Bruarfoss Waterfall (in Brekkuskogur). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Laugavegur, kick back and relax at Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach, have some family-friendly fun at Mink Viking Portrait Studio, and don't miss a visit to The Statue of Leif Eiriksson.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Reykjavik online holiday planner.

Ottawa, Canada to Reykjavik is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of train, flight, and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Ottawa in May, with highs in Reykjavik at 11°C and lows at 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

The Cave, Hraunfossar, Brugghus Steoja, Bruarfoss Waterfall
Find places to stay May 9 — 13:
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Hraunfossar ©
Hraunfossar
Reykjavik Open Air Museum ©
Reykjavik Open Air Museum

6
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Bamburgh Castle and Cragside House and Gardens will appeal to history buffs. Get in touch with nature at Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum (in Glasgow), Holy Island (Lindisfarne Priory & Lindisfarne Castle) and Alnwick (The Alnwick Garden & Alnwick Castle). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Rosslyn Chapel, see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, step into the grandiose world of Stirling Castle, and go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh day trip planning website.

Fly from Reykjavik to Edinburgh in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. When traveling from Reykjavik in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Edinburgh: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Holy Island, Alnwick, Bamburgh Castle, Cragside House and Gardens, Rosslyn Chapel
Find places to stay May 13 — 20:
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Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

6
nights
York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Explore hidden gems such as Fountains Abbey and Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum. You'll get in some beach time at Scarborough Beach and Filey Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from York: Lincoln (Lincoln Castle, Lincoln Cathedral, &more), Beamish Museum (in Beamish) and Durham Cathedral (in Durham). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Whitby Abbey, wander the streets of York Shambles, admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and examine the collection at York Castle Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the York tour itinerary builder website.

You can take a train from Edinburgh to York in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May, daytime highs in York are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Lincoln, Filey Beach, Whitby Abbey, Fountains Abbey, Beamish Museum
Find places to stay May 20 — 26:
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Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach
Steep Hill ©
Steep Hill

5
nights
Lindos, Greece

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Take a break from the city and head to Agios Pavlos Beach and Lindos Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tsambika Beach and Prasonisi Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Alyki Beach in Monolithos (about 52 minutes away). Spend the 27th (Wed) exploring ancient history at Village of Lindos. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Vlycha Beach, identify plant and animal life at Mavros Kavos Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Stegna Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at Dormition of Theotokos Church.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lindos road trip planning website.

Do a combination of train, flight, and bus from York to Lindos in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from York to Lindos, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from York in May, things will get a bit warmer in Lindos: highs are around 27°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Syracuse.

Things to do in Lindos

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Rhodes, Stegna Beach, Prasonisi Beach, Alyki Beach, Dormition of Theotokos Church
Find places to stay May 27 — Jun 1:
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Tsambika Beach ©
Tsambika Beach
Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Stegna Beach ©
Stegna Beach

3
nights
Syracuse, Italy

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Centro Storico and Ragusa Ibla. Popular historic sites such as Riserva Naturale Saline di Priolo and Duomo di Siracusa are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Syracuse side-trips: Spiaggia di Eloro (in Lido di Noto) and Spiaggia Marina Di Modica (in Marina Di Modica). There's more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) and step off the mainland to explore Ortigia.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Syracuse vacation planner.

Do a combination of bus, flight, and train from Lindos to Syracuse in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, ferry, and train. Traveling from Lindos to Syracuse, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Assisi.

Things to do in Syracuse

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Noto, Ragusa Ibla, Riserva Naturale Saline di Priolo, Spiaggia Marina Di Modica
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 4:
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Ragusa Ibla ©
Ragusa Ibla
Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) ©
Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio)

1
night
Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 5th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Assisi trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and bus from Syracuse to Assisi takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Assisi can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites
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Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara

4
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Abbazia di San Galgano and Giardino dei Tarocchi. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Pozzo di San Patrizio and Duomo di Siena. Get out of town with these interesting Siena side-trips: Historic Centre of San Gimignano (in San Gimignano), Cascate del Mulino (in Saturnia) and Duomo di Orvieto (in Orvieto). There's much more to do: go for a walk through Civita di Bagnoregio, make a trip to Piazza del Campo, and enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Siena vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Siena takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Orvieto, Historic Centre of San Gimignano, Giardino dei Tarocchi, Cascate del Mulino, Civita di Bagnoregio
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 9:
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Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano
Pozzo di San Patrizio ©
Pozzo di San Patrizio
Civita di Bagnoregio ©
Civita di Bagnoregio

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore hidden gems such as Portovenere and Basilica di San Petronio. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Santuario di Madonna di San Luca and Duomo di Pisa. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca), Pisa (Leaning Tower of Pisa & Baptistery of St. John) and Bologna (Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano & Piazza Maggiore). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Basilica San Miniato al Monte, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, hunt for treasures at Mercato Centrale, and explore the historical opulence of Castello Estense.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Florence visit planner.

Getting from Siena to Florence by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Alcudia.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Bologna, Pisa, Le mura di Lucca, Castello Estense, Portovenere
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 14:
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Portovenere ©
Portovenere
Santuario di Madonna di San Luca ©
Santuario di Madonna di San Luca
Baptistery of St. John ©
Baptistery of St. John

4
nights
Alcudia, Spain

Alcudia ©
Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Serra de Tramuntana and Catedral de Mallorca. Visiting Cala Turqueta and Playa de Alcudia will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Alcudia: Palma de Mallorca (Palma Aquarium & Castell de Bellver), Parc Natural de Mondrago (in Santanyi) and Son Serra de Marina (in Son Serra de Marina). There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Muro and visit Alcudia Old Town.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Alcudia holiday maker app.

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and bus from Florence to Alcudia takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Alcudia

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Palma de Mallorca, Cala Turqueta, Parc Natural de Mondrago, Playa de Muro, Son Serra de Marina
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 19:
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Serra de Tramuntana ©
Serra de Tramuntana
Cala Turqueta
Cala Turqueta
Parc Natural de Mondrago ©
Parc Natural de Mondrago

3
nights
Maspalomas, Spain

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Step off the beaten path and head to Playa de Mogan and El Faro de Maspalomas. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa de Amadores and Playa de Maspalomas. Take a break from Maspalomas with a short trip to Las Canteras Beach in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, about 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas and meet the residents at Palmitos Park.

Start your trip to Maspalomas by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Alcudia to Maspalomas in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Alcudia to Maspalomas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Alcudia in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Maspalomas: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Playa de Mogan, Playa de Amadores, Las Canteras Beach
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 22:
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El Faro de Maspalomas ©
El Faro de Maspalomas
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan

5
nights
Corralejo, Spain

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Relax by the water at Playa de Cofete and El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons. Step off the beaten path and head to Monte Marina and Playa de Mal Nombre. Step out of Corralejo with an excursion to Oasis Park Fuerteventura in La Lajita--about 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Garcey Beach, stroll through Roque del Moro Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Parque Natural de Corralejo.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Corralejo trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Maspalomas to Corralejo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. June in Corralejo sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Albufeira.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Fuerteventura, Playa de Cofete, Monte Marina, Oasis Park Fuerteventura, El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 27:
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Playa de Cofete ©
Playa de Cofete
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Garcey Beach ©
Garcey Beach

4
nights
Albufeira, Portugal

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Escape the urban bustle at Praia Dona Ana and Falesia Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cape Saint Vincent and Old Town Faro. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Albufeira: Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha), Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira) and Lagos (Ponta da Piedade & Praia do Camilo). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Olhos de Água, get in on the family fun at Zoomarine Algarve, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Albufeira trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Corralejo to Albufeira takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June in Albufeira, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Killarney.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lagos, Cape Saint Vincent, Praia da Marinha, Old Town Faro, Praia Da Rocha
Find places to stay Jun 27 — Jul 2:
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Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha
Praia Dona Ana ©
Praia Dona Ana
Praia do Camilo ©
Praia do Camilo

4
nights
Killarney, Ireland

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Old Boathouse Trail and St. John's Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kerry Cliffs and The Great Blasket Centre and Island. Venture out of the city with trips to Dingle (Coumeenoole Beach, St.James Church, &more) and Cahersiveen (Leacanabuaile Fort, Cahergall Fort, &more). Next up on the itinerary: sample the fine beverages at Irish Whiskey Experience, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Church of Ireland, don't miss a visit to Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty Memorial, and take in nature's colorful creations at Killarney House Gardens.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Killarney trip builder.

Do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Albufeira to Killarney in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Albufeira in July: high temperatures in Killarney hover around 21°C and lows are around 15°C. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Killarney

Historic Sites Parks Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Dingle, Cahersiveen, Kerry Cliffs, The Great Blasket Centre and Island
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 7:
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Irish Whiskey Experience ©
Irish Whiskey Experience
Kerry Cliffs ©
Kerry Cliffs
Coumeenoole Beach ©
Coumeenoole Beach

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