31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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31 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  22​h 30​min
1
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
subway + Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Mykonos Town, Greece
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
4
Naples, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Positano, Italy
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
6
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  7​h 30​min
8
Cork, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
Tipperary, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
10
Dublin, Ireland
— 1 night
Fly:  25​h
End: Melbourne, Australia

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You've added Ancient Agora of Athens, Parthenon, Temple of Olympian Zeus, and other attractions to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens and admire all the interesting features of Panathenaic Stadium.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Athens is an approximately 23-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Melbourne to Athens. Traveling from Melbourne in July, things will get much hotter in Athens: highs are around 38°C and lows about 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Fri) before leaving for Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

#Historic Sites, #Nightlife, #Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Parthenon ©
Parthenon
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
nights
Mykonos Town, Greece

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
You've now added Alley Cocktail Bar to your itinerary. Paraportiani Church and Church of Saint George will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Aegean Maritime Museum and Neolithic Settlement 5100 - 4500 BCE. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Fokos Beach, stroll through Super Paradise Beach, and don't miss a visit to Matoyianni Street.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town online visit planner .

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Athens to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. When traveling from Athens in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Mykonos Town: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Mykonos, Agios Stefanos Beach, Super Paradise Beach, Paraga Beach
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Paraga Beach ©
Paraga Beach
Agios Stefanos Beach ©
Agios Stefanos Beach
Super Paradise Beach ©
Super Paradise Beach

5
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Caffe Greco, Villa Borghese, Spanish Steps, and other attractions you added. Your inner history buff will appreciate Colosseum and Foro di Augusto. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pantheon and Museo Storico Piana delle Orme. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona and make a trip to Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, read our Rome planner .

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Rome takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mykonos Town to Rome. When traveling from Mykonos Town in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Rome, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

#Historic Sites, #Tours, #Museums

Side Trips

Vatican City, Museo Storico Piana delle Orme
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 28:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

1
night
Naples, Italy

Naples
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Castel dell'Ovo as well as Castello Aragonese. On the 28th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese, then see the interesting displays at National Archaeological Museum of Naples, then delve into the distant past at Scavi Archeologici di Ercolano, and finally make a trip to Gli Scavi Archeologici di Pompei. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Castel dell'Ovo, get to know the fascinating history of Via Caracciolo e Lungomare di Napoli, and then contemplate the long history of Ruins of Herculaneum.

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

Take a train from Rome to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Naples

#Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Ercolano, Gli Scavi Archeologici di Pompei, Castello Aragonese
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Castello Aragonese
Castello Aragonese
Gli Scavi Archeologici di Pompei ©
Gli Scavi Archeologici di Pompei
Ruins of Herculaneum ©
Ruins of Herculaneum

2
nights
Positano, Italy

Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
You've added Franco's Bar, Walk Positano by Gabriella, Wine Tours & Tastings, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take in the local highlights with Walk Positano by Gabriella, then join in the after-dark buzz at Franco's Bar, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Positano tour itinerary planning tool .

Drive from Naples to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or ride a ferry. In July, daytime highs in Positano are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Positano

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Nightlife

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Positano Paradise Lounge Bar ©
Positano Paradise Lounge Bar

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Venice Jazz Club, Basilica di San Marco, Canal Grande, and other attractions you added. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Museo Correr. Step off the beaten path and head to Dorsoduro and Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Venice road trip tool .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Positano to Venice in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Positano in July, Venice is little chillier at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Venice

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Nightlife
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 3:
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
St. Mark's Square
St. Mark's Square
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

5
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Casa Batllo, Barcelona Cathedral, Palau de la Musica Orfeo Catala, and other attractions. Explore hidden gems such as la Fosca Beach and Jaciment Arqueologic de l'Esquerda. Visit Platja Port Bo and Nova Mar Bella Beach for some beach relaxation. Change things up with a short trip to Bosc Aventura Salou in Salou (about 1h 50 min away). There's much more to do: stroll through Platja de la Nova Icaria, explore the activities along Delta del Llobregat, and explore the striking landscape at Camino de Ronda.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona road trip planning site .

Fly from Venice to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Venice in August, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Barcelona

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Camino de Ronda, Jaciment Arqueologic de l'Esquerda, Platja Port Bo, la Fosca Beach, Playa de la Pineda
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
nights
Cork, Ireland

Cork ©
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.
On the 9th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Camden Fort Meagher, then steep yourself in history at Charles Fort, then steep yourself in history at James Fort, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Blarney Castle & Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter and Paul's Church, kick back and relax at Ballynamona Beach, and then examine the collection at Titanic Experience Cobh.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Cork trip planner .

Getting from Barcelona to Cork by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Barcelona in August, expect nights in Cork to be much colder, around 12°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tipperary.

Things to do in Cork

#Historic Sites, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Kinsale, Blarney Castle & Gardens, Ballynamona Beach, Titanic Experience Cobh
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 10:
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Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort
James Fort ©
James Fort

2
nights
Tipperary, Ireland

Tipperary ©
Tipperary is a town and a civil parish in County Tipperary, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Hore Abbey, explore the historical opulence of Rock of Cashel, pause for some serene contemplation at Holycross Abbey, then explore the ancient world of Athassel Priory, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Cross Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): examine the collection at Old Irish Ways, then don't miss a visit to Grange Stone Circle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Cathedral, and finally step into the grandiose world of Desmond Castle.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tipperary road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Cork to Tipperary takes 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Tipperary can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Tipperary

#Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Cashel, Bruff, Desmond Castle, St. John's Cathedral, Holycross Abbey
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 12:
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Hore Abbey ©
Hore Abbey
Rock of Cashel ©
Rock of Cashel
Holycross Abbey ©
Holycross Abbey

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Malahide Castle as well as Rural Pub Tours. On the 13th (Mon), join in the after-dark buzz at Rural Pub Tours and then explore the historical opulence of Malahide Castle.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Dublin trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Tipperary to Dublin by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

#Nightlife, #Tours, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Malahide Castle
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Malahide Castle ©
Malahide Castle

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