17 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

17 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

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Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
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Malaga, Spain
— 5 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
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Alexandria, Egypt
— 3 nights
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Oslo, Norway

— 3 nights

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), get a sense of history and politics at Stortinget, examine the collection at Viking Ship Museum, and get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Oslo trip maker tool.

If you are flying in from Norway, the closest major aiports are Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Sandefjord Airport, Torp and Moss Airport, Rygge. In September in Oslo, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to fly to Malaga.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks
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Malaga, Spain

— 5 nights

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ronda (Dona Felisa Winery, Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, &more), Alhambra (in Granada) and Nerja (Río Chíllar & Balcony of Europe). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga, make a trip to Fuente de Genova, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Malaga Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at Alcazaba.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Malaga trip builder.

You can fly from Oslo to Malaga in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Oslo in September, expect Malaga to be much warmer, temps between 34°C and 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Athens.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Athens, Greece

— 4 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, stop by Monastiraki, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Athens journey builder site.

Traveling by flight from Malaga to Athens takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Malaga to Athens, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Athens are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can fly to Alexandria.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 23:

Alexandria, Egypt

— 3 nights

Mediterranean's Bride

Known for its turbulent and eventful past, the port city of Alexandria retains a historic charm and atmosphere, boasting thousands of years of Egypt's cultural heritage.
On the 24th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Royal Jewelry Museum and then get engrossed in the history at El Kobba El Samaweya. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Fort Qaitbey and then admire the masterpieces at Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Alexandria online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Alexandria takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daily temperatures in Alexandria can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. On the 26th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

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