60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip planner

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Valencia, Spain
— 4 nights
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Ibiza Town, Spain
— 6 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 6 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 5 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 6 nights
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Split, Croatia
— 5 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 4 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 6 nights
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Chania Town, Greece
— 4 nights
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Heraklion, Greece
— 3 nights
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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Valencia, Spain

— 4 nights

City of Mediterranean Light

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Beach Bikes Valencia. Shop till you drop at Central Market of Valencia and Mercado Colon. There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, wander the streets of Casco Antiguo, and contemplate the long history of Valencia Cathedral.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Valencia trip itinerary planner.

Billund, Denmark to Valencia is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Billund in May, expect Valencia to be a bit warmer, temps between 29°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 1 — 5:

Ibiza Town, Spain

— 6 nights

Party Capital of Europe

As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Shop till you drop at PJ's Arty Party and Mercadillo Las Dalias. Escape the urban bustle at Castell de Eivissa and Necropolis del Puig des Molins. Explore Ibiza Town's surroundings by going to Horseback Riding Tours (in Sant Joan de Labritja) and Orcasub Ibiza Diving Center (in Cala Tarida). There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Es Vedra, get outside with 38 Degrees North, pause for some serene contemplation at Ibiza Cathedral, and get reinvigorated at LilyPod Yoga.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ibiza Town online vacation builder.

Fly from Valencia to Ibiza Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May, daytime highs in Ibiza Town are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors · Shopping · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 5 — 11:

Rome, Italy

— 6 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome day trip planning site.

Getting from Ibiza Town to Rome by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 11 — 17:

Florence, Italy

— 6 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Head to M.G. Design and Mercato Centralefor some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Siena (Facciatone, Nature & Wildlife Tours, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Rome in May since evenings lows in Florence dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 17 — 23:

Milan, Italy

— 5 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Visiting Sentiero del Viandante and Universal Diving School will get you outdoors. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and Palazzo Borromeo. Get out of town with these interesting Milan side-trips: Turin (Museo Egizio & Galleria Sabauda) and Restaurifelici (in Paruzzaro). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, view the masterpieces at Mostra Keith Haring, step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, and shop like a local with Dep Art Gallery.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Milan trip itinerary builder website.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Milan sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 23 — 28:

Venice, Italy

— 6 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.
Get in touch with nature at Canal Grande and ATN Laguna Sud. For shopping fun, head to Fondazione Bisazza or Piazza delle Erbe. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: La Stramba (in Burano), Verona (Torre dei Lamberti, Via Mazzini, &more) and Padua (Chiesa degli Eremitani - World Heritage Site, Scrovegni Chapel, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Milan to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. May in Venice sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 28 — Jun 3:

Zagreb, Croatia

— 2 nights

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption, then get a taste of the local shopping with Ban Josip Jelačić Square, and then browse the fresh offerings at Dolac Market. Here are some ideas for day two: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Zagreb trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Venice to Zagreb in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Venice in June since evenings lows in Zagreb dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 5:

Split, Croatia

— 5 nights

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Escape the urban bustle at Krka National Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Shop till you drop at Filigran Split and Riva Harbor. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Diocletian's Palace, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Split day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Zagreb to Split takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Zagreb in June, Split is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 5 — 10:

Dubrovnik, Croatia

— 4 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Take a break from the city and head to Lokrum Island and Kayaking & Canoeing. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Dubrovnik City Walls, take an in-depth tour of War Photo Limited, wander the streets of Old Town, and look for gifts at Vina Milicic.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Split to Dubrovnik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Athens.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 14:

Athens, Greece

— 6 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at T'Anapliotiko Bakaliko and Ermou Street. Step out of Athens with an excursion to Fortress Palamidi in Nafplio--about 1h 55 min away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, visit Monastiraki, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Dubrovnik to Athens in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Dubrovnik in June, you will find days in Athens are a bit warmer (35°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Chania Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 14 — 20:

Chania Town, Greece

— 4 nights
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Head to Olive Wood Traditional Workshop and Kerameion Georgios Dalamvelasfor some retail therapy. Get in touch with nature at Georgioupolis Safari and Gorge of Mili. Explore Chania Town's surroundings by going to Royal Octopus DIVE CENTER (in Kolymbari) and Samaria Gorge National Park (in Sfakia).

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Chania Town visit planner.

You can fly from Athens to Chania Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Chania Town can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to take a shuttle to Heraklion.

Things to do in Chania Town

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 20 — 24:

Heraklion, Greece

— 3 nights
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
Get outdoors at Reptisland and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete, take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, stop by Inspira, and explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Heraklion trip planner.

You can take a shuttle from Chania Town to Heraklion in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Heraklion, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Transportation

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 24 — 27:

Thessaloniki, Greece

— 2 nights

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
On the 28th (Tue), stop by Onarion, view the masterpieces at Seikilo, and then don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, enjoy breathtaking views from White Tower of Thessaloniki, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hagios Demetrios.

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Traveling by flight from Heraklion to Thessaloniki takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. In June in Thessaloniki, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:

Province of Valencia travel guide

4.3
Aquariums · Flea Markets · Room Escape Games
Situated in the very center of Spain’s Mediterranean coastline, the Valencia Province features landscapes that vary from rolling plains rich with orange groves to rugged mountainous areas. Popular tourist attractions here include the many sandy beaches and abundant nightlife in Valencia's several big cities and major seaside resorts. But its sleepy countryside offers picturesque vineyards, a slower pace of life, and sightseeing in quaint villages ideal for soaking up local color. Steeped in history and culture, the region’s towns and villages host numerous festivals throughout the year.

Ibiza travel guide

3.9
Beaches · Nightlife · Outdoor Activities
Famous for its vibrant nightlife and numerous near-perfect beaches, Ibiza also features a rustic countryside few casual visitors ever get to see. Seaside festivals offer a convenient opportunity to soak up lots of local culture, but for a taste of genuine island life try to get away from the overcrowded tourist spots along the most popular sections of the coast. Though for many visitors Ibiza remains synonymous with endless raves on the waterfront, savvier travelers explore the island’s unspoiled northeast, which is covered by thick pine forests and olive groves. Away from the jostling tourist crowds you can experience the island’s lesser-known charms, including quiet wooded trails, secluded bays, and outstanding vineyards.

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.

Croatia travel guide

4.4
Historic Walking Areas · Landmarks · National Parks
Once situated on the edge of empires between the Balkans and Central Europe, Croatia represents a land of great natural diversity and rich cultural heritage. Croatian cultural tourism relies on the charming juxtaposition of contrasts. Venetian palaces sit next to Napoleonic forts, Viennese mansions face Socialist Realist sculpture, and early Slavic churches built on the sites of ancient Roman settlements offer countless sightseeing opportunities. Croatia's museums present the main stages of the history of Europe. The country's sapphire seawater and long coastline speckled with islands draws visitors, as do numerous nature reserves, marinas, ancient fortified towns, and sandy and rocky beaches. In recent years, Croatia's shoreline has become a famed center for nautical tourism and naturism, and is a promising diving destination. Hikers explore outdoor landscapes of canyons, underground grottoes, dramatic waterfalls, stony peaks, and scenic lakes of the Dinaric Alps, which hug the coastline. Inland areas showcase mountain resorts, national parks, pine forests, vineyards, and spas.

Greece travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Ruins · Nightlife
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.