46 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

46 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 day
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
3
Split, Croatia
— 11 nights
4
Istanbul, Turkey
— 5 nights
5
Goreme, Turkey
— 3 nights
6
Athens, Greece
— 10 nights
7
Marrakech, Morocco
— 7 nights
8
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights

1
day
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Amsterdam Gallery, thenvisit The Jordaan, thendon't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam tour planner.

Kralendijk, Bonaire to Amsterdam is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 5 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Kralendijk in April; daily highs in Amsterdam reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Staromestske namesti and Powder Tower. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St. Vitus Cathedral and Prague Astronomical Clock. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Lesser Town, get lost in a book at Strahov Monastery, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, and steep yourself in history at Kafka House.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Prague sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Split.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock

11
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fort Napoljun - Napolean and Museum uja. Get in touch with nature at Off-Road Tours and Marjan Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Zipline (in Omis), Hvar (Massage Studio Pharos, Mekicevica Beach, &more) and Historic City of Trogir (in Trogir). Spend the 6th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Dedicate the 7th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano, take in the exciting artwork at Jaksic Gallery, take a stroll through Riva Harbor, and pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral of St James in Sibenik.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Split vacation planner.

Fly from Prague to Split in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Prague in April, expect Split to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Split

Tours Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Hvar, Skrip, Sibenik, Zipline, Winery Kovac
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 16:
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Zipline ©
Zipline
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Spanjola ©
Spanjola

5
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Appreciate the collections at Topkapi Palace and Rumeli Fortress. Get a sense of the local culture at Hagia Sophia Museum and Suleymaniye Cami . Step out of Istanbul with an excursion to Buyukada Tabiat Parki in Buyukada--about 2 hours away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, see the interesting displays at Rahmi M. Koc Museum, admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, and explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Istanbul online travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Split to Istanbul takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Split to Istanbul, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. April in Istanbul sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Buyukada Tabiat Parki
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 21:
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Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

3
nights
Goreme, Turkey

Goreme ©
Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled during Roman times.
Get a sense of the local culture at Goreme National Park and Goreme Open-Air Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Uchisar Castle and Off-Road Tours. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Pasabag, indulge in some personalized pampering at Camur Magarasi Katpatuka, appreciate the views at Gulludere Vadisi, and awaken your taste buds at BellaTurca Travel.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Goreme journey builder website.

You can fly from Istanbul to Goreme in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Goreme when traveling from Istanbul in April, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Goreme

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Uchisar, Urgup, Camur Magarasi Katpatuka
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 24:
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Goreme Open-Air Museum ©
Goreme Open-Air Museum
Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park
Uchisar Castle ©
Uchisar Castle

10
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Plaka and Archaeological Site Mycenae are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Acropolis of Athens and Ancient Agora of Athens for their historical value. Explore Athens' surroundings by going to The Great Theatre of Epidaurus (in Epidavros), Temple of Poseidon (in Sounio) and Nafplio (Fortress Palamidi, Nauplion Promenade, &more). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, wander the streets of Monastiraki, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Athens trip planning tool.

Getting from Goreme to Athens by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Goreme to Athens. Traveling from Goreme in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Athens, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Nafplio, Mycenae, Corinth, Planet Blue Diving Center, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Find places to stay Apr 24 — May 4:
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

7
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Concept Parcours Golf Maroc. Museum-lovers will appreciate Marrakech Museum and Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, slough off your stress at Turkish baths, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koutoubia Mosque, and admire the landmark architecture of Medersa Ben Youssef.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Marrakech itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Marrakech takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Athens in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Marrakech: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Marrakech

Museums Outdoors Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque
Menara Gardens and Pavilion ©
Menara Gardens and Pavilion

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thenexplore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, thenget to know the fascinating history of Grote Markt, thenmake a trip to Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo), and finally steep yourself in history at Stadhuis Haarlem.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Amsterdam takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Marrakech, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Amsterdam, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Haarlem
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Grote Markt ©
Grote Markt

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