60 days in Western Europe Itinerary

60 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Alcudia, Spain
— 5 nights
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Valencia, Spain
— 4 nights
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Maspalomas, Spain
— 3 nights
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Corralejo, Spain
— 1 night
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Playa Blanca, Spain
— 2 nights
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Cork, Ireland
— 14 nights
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 8 nights
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Gothenburg, Sweden
— 10 nights
Fly to Rome Ciampino, Ferry to Forio
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Forio, Italy
— 1 night
Ferry to Municipio, Fly to Syracuse
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Syracuse, Italy
— 2 nights
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Lampedusa, Italy
— 2 nights
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Fly to Pantelleria, Ferry to Trapani, Ferry to Isola di Favignana
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Isola di Favignana, Italy
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Ferry to Trapani, Bus to Palermo, Fly to San Teodoro
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San Teodoro, Italy
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Alcudia, Spain — 5 nights

Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Head to Coves de Campanet and Marche de Sineufor plenty of shopping. Get in touch with nature at Parc Natural de Mondrago and Cala Domingos. Change things up with these side-trips from Alcudia: Cala Turqueta (in Ciutadella), Santanyi (Playa de S'Amarador & Cala s'Almunia) and Cap de Formentor (in Formentor). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Playa de Alcudia, stroll through Playa de Muro, and stop by Alcudia Old Town.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Alcudia road trip planner.

Bordeaux, France to Alcudia is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bordeaux in October: high temperatures in Alcudia hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to fly to Valencia.
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping
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Valencia, Spain — 4 nights

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Take a break from the city and head to Playa de Levante and Platja de Ponent. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardi del Turia, browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market of Valencia, observe the fascinating underwater world at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, and meet the residents at Oceanografic Valencia.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Valencia tour itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Alcudia to Valencia takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In October, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Maspalomas.
Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Find places to stay Oct 6 — 10:

Maspalomas, Spain — 3 nights

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Get in touch with nature at Playa de Amadores and Las Canteras Beach. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Mogan, take in the dramatic natural features at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas, get to know the resident critters at Palmitos Park, and kick back and relax at Playa de Maspalomas.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Maspalomas online holiday builder.

Getting from Valencia to Maspalomas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Valencia in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 24°C in Maspalomas. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Corralejo.
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Corralejo, Spain — 1 night

Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque Natural de Corralejo and then enjoy the sand and surf at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Corralejo trip planning website.

You can fly from Maspalomas to Corralejo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October, daytime highs in Corralejo are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Playa Blanca.
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Playa Blanca, Spain — 2 nights

On the 15th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Timanfaya Nationalpark and then stroll through Papagayo Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then take in the waterfront activity at Marina Rubicon.

For photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Playa Blanca day trip tool.

Ride a ferry from Corralejo to Playa Blanca in an hour. In October, daytime highs in Playa Blanca are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Cork.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife
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Cork, Ireland — 14 nights

One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Head to The English Market and The Old Mill Storesfor plenty of shopping. Explore hidden gems such as Gap of Dunloe and Torc Waterfall. Explore Cork's surroundings by going to Beara Way (in Glengarriff), Ballyrisode Beach (in Toormore) and Killarney (Killarney National Park, Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours, &more). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kerry Cliffs, buy something for everyone on your list at Bishopstown Court Shopping Centre, take a stroll through St Patrick Street, and view the masterpieces at Hungry Hill Gallery.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Cork itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Playa Blanca to Cork takes 7 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Playa Blanca in October; daily highs in Cork reach 16°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow time for the flight to Stockholm.
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Stockholm, Sweden — 8 nights

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Explore hidden gems such as The Swedish History Museum and Old Haymarket. Take a break from the city and head to The Green Trails and Riddersholms Naturreservat. Venture out of the city with trips to Juntras gront (in Ekero), Skeppsta Hytta (in Gnesta) and Albert Engstrom Museet (in Grisslehamn). And it doesn't end there: explore the wide array of goods at Nordiska Kompaniet (NK), get some fabulous bargains at Norrona Outlet Store Barkarby, contemplate the long history of Drottningholm Palace, and browse the different shops at Mood Stockholm.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Stockholm trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Cork to Stockholm takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cork in October; daily highs in Stockholm reach 12°C and lows reach 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Gothenburg.
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Gothenburg, Sweden — 10 nights

Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
Get in touch with nature at Dyk-Leif and Vallda Golf Course. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at No Limit Street Art Boras and Antikhallarna. Venture out of the city with trips to Kypegardens walking trail (in Boras), Gustafsbergs naturreservat (in Uddevalla) and Kungsklyftan (in Fjallbacka). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Horticultural Gardens (Tradgardsforeningen), have some family-friendly fun at Teamtastic Goteborg, browse the different shops at Nordstan, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Roro naturreservat.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Gothenburg itinerary maker.

Fly from Stockholm to Gothenburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in November, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Forio.
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Forio, Italy — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Castello Aragonese d'Ischia and then test the waters at Giardini Poseidon Terme.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Forio online driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Gothenburg to Forio in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In November, Forio is a bit warmer than Gothenburg - with highs of 20°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Syracuse.
Spas · Historic Sites
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Syracuse, Italy — 2 nights

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.
On the 19th (Sat), discover the deep blue sea with Neas Diving and then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico. On the next day, Head underground at Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio), step off the mainland to explore Ortigia, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siracusa.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Syracuse travel route builder site.

Getting from Forio to Syracuse by combination of ferry and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Lampedusa.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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Lampedusa, Italy — 2 nights

Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
On the 21st (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Croce Beach and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Spiaggia dei Conigli.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Lampedusa online road trip planner.

You can fly from Syracuse to Lampedusa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In November, daytime highs in Lampedusa are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Isola di Favignana.
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Isola di Favignana, Italy — 2 nights

Once famous for its white tuff shell quarries and tuna can factory--now turned into a museum--Isola di Favignana attracts divers and beachgoers with its jagged coastline rich in coves and caves.
On the 23rd (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica and then look for gifts at Il Giramondo. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Cala Preveto and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Cala Rossa.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Isola di Favignana trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Lampedusa to Isola di Favignana takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Lampedusa in November since evenings lows in Isola di Favignana dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Teodoro.
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San Teodoro, Italy — 5 nights

A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
Take a break from the city and head to Lu Impostu Beach and Spiaggia della Tartaruga. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Spiaggia Salina Bamba and Cala Ginepro Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Cantina sociale del vermentino di monti in Monti (about 54 minutes away). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Punta Molara and kick back and relax at Spiaggia Sa Capannizza.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the San Teodoro itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Isola di Favignana to San Teodoro takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Isola di Favignana in November, plan for a bit cooler nights in San Teodoro, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping
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Spain travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Churches · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.

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.