55 days in Europe, United States, Canada, Asia, South Pacific & Africa Itinerary

55 days in Europe, United States, Canada, Asia, South Pacific & Africa Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 7 nights
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Bremen, Germany
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 5 nights
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Szamotuly, Poland
— 1 night
Drive to Poznań-Ławica Airport, Fly to Trondheim Airport Værnes
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Trondheim, Norway
— 2 nights
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Chicago, United States
— 5 nights
Fly to Kelowna International Airport, Drive to Kamloops
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Kamloops, Canada
— 3 nights
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Drive to Kelowna International Airport, Fly to Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Drive to Yokohama
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Yokohama, Japan
— 4 nights
Drive to Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Fly to Hawke's Bay Airport
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Napier, New Zealand
— 2 nights
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Perth, Australia
— 1 night
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Cape Town, South Africa
— 7 nights
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Valencia, Spain
— 4 nights
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Nice, France
— 3 nights
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Lyon, France
— 3 nights
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Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
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London, United Kingdom

— 7 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Get some historical perspective at Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace. Let the collections at The British Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Church of St. James (in Avebury), East Sussex Falconry (in Herstmonceux) and Alpaca Walking - with Spring Farm Alpacas (in Fletching). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the London online road trip planner.

Les Gets, France to London is an approximately 11-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Les Gets to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Les Gets in June; daily highs in London reach 23°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Bremen.

Things to do in London

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 1 — 8:

Bremen, Germany

— 1 night

Short-Way City

A rather long and narrow city spread along both sides of the Weser River, Bremen has more than a thousand years of history.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Historische Altstadt, ponder the world of politics at Bremer Rathaus, then make a trip to Marktplatz, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Cathedral (St. Petri Dom), and finally see the interesting displays at Focke-Museum.

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You can fly from London to Bremen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Bremen due to the time zone difference. June in Bremen sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Bremen

Find places to stay Jun 8 — 9:

Prague, Czech Republic

— 5 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Staromestske namesti and Jewish Museum in Prague. St. Vitus Cathedral and Powder Tower will appeal to history buffs. Spend the 11th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, contemplate the long history of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, examine the collection at NaFilM: National film museum, and make a trip to Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia - National Gallery Prague.

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You can drive from Bremen to Prague in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Prague are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Szamotuly.

Things to do in Prague

Find places to stay Jun 9 — 14:

Szamotuly, Poland

— 1 night
On the 14th (Mon), admire the striking features of Knight's Castle in Sobota and then see the interesting displays at Wielkopolska Museum of Firefighting. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Gorka Castle Museum, then contemplate the long history of Grod Pobiedziska, then see the interesting displays at The Piast Route Museum of Miniatures, and finally identify plant and animal life at Sniezycowy Jar Reserve.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Szamotuly trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Szamotuly takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In June, daytime highs in Szamotuly are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Szamotuly

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 14 — 15:

Trondheim, Norway

— 2 nights
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
On the 16th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Old Town Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Nidaros Cathedral, brush up on your military savvy at The Armoury Rustkammeret, then steep yourself in history at Kristiansten Fortress, and finally hike along Bymarka. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Rockheim, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Munkholmen batteri, and then visit Bakklandet.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Trondheim trip itinerary tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Szamotuly to Trondheim. Traveling from Szamotuly in June, things will get a bit cooler in Trondheim: highs are around 19°C and lows about 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Trondheim

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Trails
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 18:

Chicago, United States

— 5 nights

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Popular historic sites such as Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple and Ernest Hemingway Birthplace are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Art Institute of Chicago and Fourth Presbyterian Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chicago: Little Red Schoolhouse (in Willow Springs) and Cantigny Park (in Wheaton). There's much more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Field Museum, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, make a trip to Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, and steep yourself in history at Marquette Building.

For more things to do and tourist information, use the Chicago online journey planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Trondheim to Chicago. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Trondheim to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Trondheim in June, with highs in Chicago at 32°C and lows at 20°C. On the 23rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kamloops.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 18 — 23:

Kamloops, Canada

— 3 nights

Tournament Capital of Canada

Frequent host of major sporting events, Kamloops calls itself the "Tournament Capital of Canada." Visitors come to watch curling and skating competitions, as well as fly fishing championships, bike races, and hockey tournaments.
BIG Little Science Centre and Kamloops Museum and Archives will appeal to museum buffs. Wine Tours & Tastings and Monte Creek Ranch Winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Kamloops to go to Sun Peaks and see Fishing Charters & Tours, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Riverside Park - Centre of the City and try to win big at Cascades Casino Kamloops.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kamloops attractions planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chicago to Kamloops. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Kamloops is minus 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Yokohama.

Things to do in Kamloops

Tours · Wineries · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 23 — 26:

Yokohama, Japan

— 4 nights
Once a small fishing town, Yokohama was one of the first ports to welcome foreign trade in the 19th century, after which it grew into Japan's second largest city and a bustling metropolis.
Popular historic sites such as Sankeien Gardens and Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Hase-dera Temple and Yokohama Silk Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to The Hakone Open-Air Museum (in Hakone-machi), Hayama Sangaokayama Ryokuchi (in Hayama-machi) and Kamakura (Kōtoku-in, Hase-dera Temple Scenic Walkway, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Yokohama Museum of Art, take a stroll through Yokohama Chinatown, examine the collection at Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama, and shop like a local with Yokohama Minato Mirai 21.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Yokohama trip maker site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kamloops to Yokohama. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 17 hours traveling from Kamloops to Yokohama. In June, daytime highs in Yokohama are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Napier.

Things to do in Yokohama

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 27 — Jul 1:

Napier, New Zealand

— 2 nights
Enjoy the atmosphere and architecture of 1930s design in Napier, one of the best-preserved Art Deco cities in the world.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Aquarium of New Zealand, then explore the galleries of Birdwoods Gallery, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. Here are some ideas for day two: surround yourself with nature on Gannet Beach Adventures.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Napier online trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yokohama to Napier. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Yokohama to Napier. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Perth.

Things to do in Napier

Tours · Wineries · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 2 — 4:

Perth, Australia

— 1 night

City of Light

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of Western Australia, then steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, then see the interesting displays at Revolutions Transport Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Caversham Wildlife Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Perth tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Napier to Perth takes 13 hours. The time zone changes from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -4 hour difference. In July, daily temperatures in Perth can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Perth

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 4 — 5:

Cape Town, South Africa

— 7 nights

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Museum-lovers will appreciate District Six Museum and South African Jewish Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Maclear's Beacon and Robben Island Museum. And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Cape Point, look for all kinds of wild species at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, indulge your senses at Wine Flies Wine Tours - Day Tours, and step into the grandiose world of Castle of Good Hope.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Cape Town trip planner.

Fly from Perth to Cape Town in 19 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Perth to Cape Town. July in Cape Town sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Cape Town

Find places to stay Jul 6 — 13:

Valencia, Spain

— 4 nights

City of Mediterranean Light

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Get some historical perspective at La Lonja de la Seda and Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir. Get some cultural insight at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias and Valencia Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Valencia: Denia Castle and Archaeological Museum (in Denia), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Javea) and Castillo de Moraira. (in Moraira). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Central Market of Valencia, visit Casco Antiguo, don't miss a visit to Plaza del Mercado (Placa del Mercat), and contemplate the waterfront views at Jardi del Turia.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Valencia attractions planning site.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Valencia takes 18.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Cape Town in July, with highs in Valencia at 36°C and lows at 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Valencia

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 17:

Nice, France

— 3 nights

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Musée Marc Chagall. Your inner history buff will appreciate Vieille Ville and Rue d'Antibes. Change things up with a short trip to La Croisette in Cannes (about 42 minutes away). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere du Chateau, and take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Valencia to Nice in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Valencia in July: highs in Nice hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 17 — 20:

Lyon, France

— 3 nights

Culinary Capital of France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Popular historic sites such as Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Colline de Fourviere are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon and Musee des Confluences. Go for a jaunt from Lyon to Peaugres to see Safari de Peaugres about 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, examine the collection at Fresque des Lyonnais, appreciate the extensive heritage of Secrets d'Apiculteur, and explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Lyon online trip builder.

You can fly from Nice to Lyon in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in July, Lyon is a bit cooler at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Basel.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:

Basel, Switzerland

— 1 night
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
On the 24th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Basel Minster, examine the collection at Jean Tinguely Museum, then see the interesting displays at Basel Paper Mill Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Fondation Beyeler.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Basel trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Lyon to Basel takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. July in Basel sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Basel

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 24:

Geneva, Switzerland

— 1 night

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): examine the collection at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin Anglais, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre, and finally pause for some photo ops at Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation).

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Geneva vacation builder app.

You can drive from Basel to Geneva in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Geneva are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:

United States travel guide

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More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Canada travel guide

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Most people remember their holiday in Canada by the country's great outdoors, yet this sprawling land of hulking mountains and rocky coastlines also boasts numerous modern cities, home to some of the world's finest dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Made for leisurely road trips, North America's biggest country features vast landscapes still unspoiled by mass tourism. A tour of Canada reveals a place packed with diverse cultures, living in tolerance and enjoying one of the highest standards of living in the world. If the vastness of those natural landscapes overwhelms you at any point during your Canada vacation, head to the openhearted cities of Vancouver, Toronto, or Montreal, ideal destinations for art lovers, history buffs, shopaholics, fashionistas, and impassioned foodies.