60 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

60 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

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Porto, Portugal
— 7 nights
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Bogota, Colombia
— 4 nights
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Cartagena, Colombia
— 5 nights
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Medellin, Colombia
— 6 nights
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Cali, Colombia
— 5 nights
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Quito, Ecuador
— 6 nights
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Guayaquil, Ecuador
— 5 nights
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Lima, Peru
— 6 nights
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Cusco, Peru
— 7 nights
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Santiago, Chile
— 8 nights
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Porto, Portugal

— 7 nights

Unvanquished City

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Change things up with these side-trips from Porto: Coimbra (Misericordia de Coimbra Museum & Food Tours). And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, take in the waterfront activity at Cais da Ribeira, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, and get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Porto day trip planner.

If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major aiport is Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport. January in Porto sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C at night. On the 6th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bogota.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 6:

Bogota, Colombia

— 4 nights

Athens of South America

Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
Bogota is known for museums, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro), let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Humedal de Cordoba, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bogota trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Porto to Bogota by flight takes about 16.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Porto to Bogota. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Porto in February: highs in Bogota hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cartagena.

Things to do in Bogota

Tours · Museums · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 6 — 10:

Cartagena, Colombia

— 5 nights

City of Heroes

The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
Step out of Cartagena to go to Islas de Rosario and see Oceanario, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Walled City of Cartagena, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and make a trip to Plaza Santo Domingo.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Cartagena trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bogota to Cartagena takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Bogota in February, plan for a bit warmer days in Cartagena, with highs around 36°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Medellin.

Things to do in Cartagena

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 10 — 15:

Medellin, Colombia

— 6 nights

City of the Eternal Spring

Nestled between rising hills in a narrow valley, Medellin serves as an energetic melting pot of people from all socio-economic classes.
Medellin is known for parks, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, see Off-Road Tours, and look for all kinds of wild species at Las Tangaras Bird Reserve.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Medellin itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Cartagena to Medellin takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cartagena in February; daily highs in Medellin reach 32°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Cali.

Things to do in Medellin

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 15 — 21:

Cali, Colombia

— 5 nights

Salsa Capital of the World

Learning how to salsa may be the most popular thing to do in Cali, but this giant city in southwestern Colombia represents more than just the "Salsa Capital of the World." Home to over 2 million people, thriving Cali serves as a major commercial and industrial center in South America, boasting the fastest-growing economy in Colombia.
Cali is known for zoos & aquariums, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Caliwood Museo de la Cinematografia, admire the landmark architecture of Coltabaco Cali, get to know the fascinating history of Camino Real, and trek along Picoloro Ecoturismo.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cali trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Medellin to Cali in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Medellin in February: highs in Cali hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Quito.

Things to do in Cali

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 21 — 26:

Quito, Ecuador

— 6 nights

Light of America

High in the Andean foothills, Quito remains one of the world's most photogenic capital cities, featuring two dramatic mountain ranges as its backdrop.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Quito: Pichincha (in Puerto Quito), Pululahua Geobotanical Reserve (in Calacali) and Zipline (in Mindo). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Maria Augusta Urrutia (La Casa Museo Maria Augusta Urrutia), take in the spiritual surroundings of Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Quito trip planner.

You can fly from Cali to Quito in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Cali in February, expect Quito to be slightly colder, temps between 24°C and 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Guayaquil.

Things to do in Quito

Tours · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 26 — Mar 4:

Guayaquil, Ecuador

— 5 nights

Pearl of the Pacific

Hills dotted with colorful houses and waterfront promenades typify Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city and commercial center.
Guayaquil is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Cerro Santa Ana, appreciate the extensive heritage of Guayaquil Historical Park, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Anthropology and Contemporary Art, and see the interesting displays at Presley Norton Museum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Guayaquil trip planner.

Getting from Quito to Guayaquil by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Quito in March: high temperatures in Guayaquil hover around 36°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Lima.

Things to do in Guayaquil

Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 4 — 9:

Lima, Peru

— 6 nights

City of the Kings

Founded in 1535 by Spanish explorer Francisco Pizarro, Lima represents an interesting blend of modern attractions and preserved colonial architecture, much of it clustered in the World Heritage-listed city center.
Lima is known for museums, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the design of Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor), view the masterpieces at Galeria Indigo, take an in-depth tour of Museo Convento San Francisco y Catacumbas, and get a taste of the local shopping with Shopping Center Larcomar (Centro Comercial Larcomar).

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lima trip planner.

You can fly from Guayaquil to Lima in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Guayaquil in March, things will get slightly colder in Lima: highs are around 32°C and lows about 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cusco.

Things to do in Lima

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 9 — 15:

Cusco, Peru

— 7 nights

Imperial City

Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Venture out of the city with trips to Maras (Salinas de Maras & Moray) and Cerveceria Willkamayu (in Urubamba). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Sacsayhuaman, wander the streets of San Blas, steep yourself in history at Tipon, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cusco Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cusco road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Lima to Cusco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Lima in March: highs in Cusco hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Santiago.

Things to do in Cusco

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 15 — 22:

Santiago, Chile

— 8 nights

City of the Island Hills

Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santiago: Valparaiso (Edificio Luis Cousino, La Sebastiana, &more). There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at San Cristóbal Hill, admire the striking features of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and hunt for treasures at Central Market (Mercado Central).

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Santiago travel planner.

Fly from Cusco to Santiago in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Peru Standard Time (PET) to Chile Standard Time (CLT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

Tours · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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