40 days in Europe Itinerary

40 days in Europe Itinerary

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40 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly + bus:  15​h 30​min
1
Ciutadella, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
2
Portoferraio, Italy
— 4 nights
ferry + taxi:  7​h 30​min
3
San Teodoro, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Baunei, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Teulada, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
6
Lefkada, Greece
— 3 nights
Drive + ferry:  6​h 30​min
7
Skiathos, Greece
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 30​min
8
Agios Nikolaos, Greece
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Plakias, Greece
— 3 nights
Drive + ferry:  3​h 15​min
10
Oia, Greece
— 3 nights
ferry:  2​h
11
Naxos, Greece
— 6 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Toronto, Canada

2
nights
Ciutadella, Spain

Ciutadella ©
Ciutadella of Minorca or simply Ciutadella is a town and a municipality in the western end of Minorca, one of the Balearic Islands (Spain). Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): kick back and relax at Cala Mitjana and then kick back and relax at Cala Mitjaneta. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Playas de Cavelleria, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Son Bou, and then kick back and relax at Cala'n Porter Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ciutadella route planner .

Toronto, Canada to Ciutadella is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time is 6 hours. In July in Ciutadella, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Portoferraio.

Things to do in Ciutadella

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Cala'n Porter Beach, Playa de Son Bou
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Playas de Cavelleria ©
Playas de Cavelleria
Playa de Son Bou ©
Playa de Son Bou

4
nights
Portoferraio, Italy

Portoferraio ©
Portoferraio is a town and comune in the province of Livorno, on the edge of the eponymous harbour of the island of Elba. Take a break from the city and head to Spiaggia delle Tombe and Spiaggia di Cavoli. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Spiaggia di Seccione and Spiaggia Di Sottobomba. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Capo Bianco and enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia La Sorgente.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Portoferraio trip itinerary builder tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ciutadella to Portoferraio. July in Portoferraio sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Portoferraio

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Stabilimento Balneare Il Delfino, Spiaggia delle Tombe, Spiaggia di Cavoli, Spiaggia Capo Perla
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Spiaggia Di Sottobomba ©
Spiaggia Di Sottobomba
Spiaggia di Cavoli ©
Spiaggia di Cavoli
Spiaggia di Seccione ©
Spiaggia di Seccione

3
nights
San Teodoro, Italy

San Teodoro ©
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Spiaggia di Sa Curcurica and Lu Impostu Beach. Relax by the water at Spiaggia dell' Isuledda and Oasis Bidderosa. Step out of San Teodoro to go to Murta Maria and see Spiaggia del Dottore, which is approximately 44 minutes away.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read San Teodoro trip maker website .

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Portoferraio to San Teodoro in 7.5 hours. While traveling from Portoferraio, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in San Teodoro, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Baunei.

Things to do in San Teodoro

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Orosei, Spiaggia del Dottore, Cala Brandinchi
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 2:
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Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach
Oasi Biderosa ©
Oasi Biderosa
Spiaggia dell' Isuledda ©
Spiaggia dell' Isuledda

4
nights
Baunei, Italy

Baunei ©
Baunei is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian island of Sardinia.GeographyThe municipality of Baunei is located about 100km northeast of Cagliari and about 11km north of Tortolì. Discover out-of-the-way places like Immersioni a Cala Mariolu and Cala Mariolu. Get in touch with nature at Cala dei Gabbiani and Grotta del Fico. Get out of town with these interesting Baunei side-trips: Spiaggia di Foxiglioni (in Tortoli), Spiaggia di Cea (in Bari Sardo) and Spiaggia di Girasole (in Girasole). There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Luna.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Baunei trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from San Teodoro to Baunei takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from San Teodoro in August, Baunei is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Teulada.

Things to do in Baunei

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Spiaggia di Cea, Spiaggia di Girasole, Spiaggia di Foxiglioni
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Cala Mariolu ©
Cala Mariolu
Cala Luna ©
Cala Luna
Spiaggia di Cea ©
Spiaggia di Cea

3
nights
Teulada, Italy

Teulada ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Arboi, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia del Morto, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Tuerredda. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Area Animal Friendly and then stroll through Spiaggia di Porto Pino.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Teulada online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Baunei to Teulada in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Lefkada.

Things to do in Teulada

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Domus de Maria, Area Animal Friendly, Spiaggia di Porto Pino
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 9:
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Spiaggia di Tuerredda ©
Spiaggia di Tuerredda
Spiaggia di Porto Pino ©
Spiaggia di Porto Pino
Area Animal Friendly ©
Area Animal Friendly

3
nights
Lefkada, Greece

Lefkada ©
Connected to mainland Greece by a long causeway and floating bridge, Lefkada represents more than just an island paradise of modern seaside resorts and pristine Ionian beaches.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Egremni Beach and then stroll through Porto Katsiki. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Milos Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kathisma Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Avali Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Lefkada online visit planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Teulada to Lefkada. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 1 hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Skiathos.

Things to do in Lefkada

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 12:
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Egremni Beach ©
Egremni Beach
Kathisma Beach ©
Kathisma Beach
Porto Katsiki ©
Porto Katsiki

3
nights
Skiathos, Greece

Skiathos ©
Boasting some of Greece's finest beaches, Skiathos swells with vacationers from colder European countries at the height of the tourist season.
On the 12th (Sun), kick back and relax at Elia Beach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mandraki Beach, kick back and relax at Agia Eleni Beach, and then kick back and relax at Koukounaries Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Skiathos vacation planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Lefkada to Skiathos takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, bus, and ferry. While traveling from Lefkada, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Skiathos, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Agios Nikolaos.

Things to do in Skiathos

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Kastro Ke Medieval Ekklisia ©
Kastro Ke Medieval Ekklisia
Koukounaries Beach ©
Koukounaries Beach

4
nights
Agios Nikolaos, Greece

Agios Nikolaos ©
Escape the urban bustle at Agia Fotia Beach and Achlia Beach. Relax by the water at Havania Beach and Agriomantra Beach. When in Agios Nikolaos, make a side trip to see Galini Beach in Achlia, approximately 56 minutes away.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Agios Nikolaos trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Skiathos to Agios Nikolaos takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Agios Nikolaos when traveling from Skiathos in August, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Plakias.

Things to do in Agios Nikolaos

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Elounda, Achlia, Agia Fotia Beach, Havania Beach, Agriomantra Beach
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 19:
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Agia Fotia Beach ©
Agia Fotia Beach
Istro Beach ©
Istro Beach
Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga

3
nights
Plakias, Greece

Plakias ©
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Shinaria Beach and Glika Nera Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Damnoni Beach and Frangokastello Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Plakias: Rethymnon Old Town (in Rethymnon) and Ilingas (in Sfakia).

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Plakias trip planner .

Traveling by car from Agios Nikolaos to Plakias takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Oia.

Things to do in Plakias

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Frangokastello Beach, Rethymnon Old Town, Glika Nera Beach, Ilingas
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:
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Skinaria Beach ©
Skinaria Beach
Damnoni Beach ©
Damnoni Beach
Frangokastello Beach ©
Frangokastello Beach

3
nights
Oia, Greece

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Relax by the water at Eros Beach and KAMARA BEACH. Artemis Karamolegos Winery and Mnemossyne Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Perivolos (in Perivolos), Akrotiri (in Akrotiri) and Perissa Black Sand Beach (in Perissa). The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, get great views at Sunset in Oia, enjoy the sand and surf at Vourvoulos Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Oia visit planning site .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Plakias to Oia takes 3.5 hours. August in Oia sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Oia

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Perivolos, Artemis Karamolegos Winery, Akrotiri, KAMARA BEACH, Perissa Black Sand Beach
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 25:
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Perivolos ©
Perivolos
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach
KAMARA BEACH ©
KAMARA BEACH

6
nights
Naxos, Greece

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
Get outdoors at Maragas Beach and Kastraki Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Alyko Beach and Alyko Dimou Naxou. Change things up with these side-trips from Naxos: Platis Gialos Beach (in Platys Gialos), Agios Sostis Beach (in Agios Sostis) and Paradise Beach (in Paradise Beach). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Old Town, explore the ancient world of Portara, see the interesting displays at Eggares Olive Press Museum, and kick back and relax at Agios Prokopios Beach.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Naxos fast, fun, and easy.

Getting from Oia to Naxos by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight. In August in Naxos, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naxos

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Agios Sostis Beach, Paradise Beach, Platis Gialos Beach
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 31:
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Kastro ©
Kastro
Old Town ©
Old Town
Agios Prokopios Beach ©
Agios Prokopios Beach

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