60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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60 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly + train:  27​h
1
Amboise, France
— 3 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  9​h
2
Albufeira, Portugal
— 3 nights
+2
bus + shuttle + Fly:  8​h 45​min
3
Maspalomas, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Corralejo, Spain
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Malaga, Spain
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Granada, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
8
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
9
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
10
Siena, Italy
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
11
Assisi, Italy
— 5 nights
Drive:  6​h
12
Matera, Italy
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  29​h
End: Melbourne, Australia

3
nights
Amboise, France

Amboise
Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. Chateau Royal de Blois and Chateau Royal d'Amboise will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Chateau de Cheverny and Safari Train -Reserve de Beaumarchais. Change things up with these side-trips from Amboise: ZooParc de Beauval (in Saint-Aignan) and Chateau de Chambord (in Chambord). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci and examine the collection at Chateau de Chenonceau.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Amboise itinerary builder website .

Melbourne, Australia to Amboise is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Central European Time is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in October, expect nights in Amboise to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Albufeira.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Blois, Safari Train -Reserve de Beaumarchais, Chateau de Chenonceau, ZooParc de Beauval, Chateau de Chambord
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 4:
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Chateau Royal de Blois
Chateau Royal de Blois
Chateau Royal d'Amboise ©
Chateau Royal d'Amboise

3
nights
Albufeira, Portugal

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Praia da Marinha and Praia Da Rocha. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cape Saint Vincent and Old Town Faro. Explore Albufeira's surroundings by going to Lagos (Praia Dona Ana, Ponta Da Piedale, & more). Pack the 5th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Zoomarine Algarve. There's more to do: stroll through Falesia Beach and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Albufeira journey website .

Do a combination of train and flight from Amboise to Albufeira in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amboise to Albufeira due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amboise in October: high temperatures in Albufeira hover around 28°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lagos, Praia da Marinha, Old Town Faro, Praia Da Rocha, Cape Saint Vincent
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 8:
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Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

3
nights
Maspalomas, Spain

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Get some cultural insight at El Faro de Maspalomas and Vegueta. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Scuba & Snorkeling and Playa de Amadores. Explore Maspalomas' surroundings by going to Las Canteras Beach (in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) and Arehucas Rum Distillery (in Arucas). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Mogan, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Maspalomas, observe the fascinating underwater world at Palmitos Park, and buy something for everyone on your list at Yumbo Centrum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Maspalomas online route planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Albufeira to Maspalomas in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or fly. Traveling from Albufeira in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Maspalomas, with lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arehucas Rum Distillery, Scuba & Snorkeling, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 12:
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Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
Corralejo, Spain

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Sotavento Beach and Corralejo Dunes. Visiting El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons and Isla de Lobos will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Corralejo: Oceanarium Explorer (in Caleta de Fuste), Morro del Jable (Faro de Jandia & Playa de Cofete) and Iglesia Catedral de Santa Maria de Betancuria (in Betancuria). Pack the 13th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Oasis Park Fuerteventura. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Parque Natural de Corralejo and make a trip to Mirador Morro Velosa.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Corralejo day trip planning app .

Fly from Maspalomas to Corralejo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. In October, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Fuerteventura, Morro del Jable, Iglesia Catedral de Santa Maria de Betancuria, El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, Oceanarium Explorer
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 17:
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Corralejo Dunes ©
Corralejo Dunes
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Sotavento Beach ©
Sotavento Beach

6
nights
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain

One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
Escape the urban bustle at Playa Dorada Beach and Surf Spot Famara. Explore hidden gems such as Los Hervideros and Jardin de Cactus. Change things up with these side-trips from Puerto Del Carmen: Playa Blanca (Puerto deportivo Marina Rubicon & Playa Blanca) and Timanfaya National Park (in Tinajo). Pack the 19th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park. There's much more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, browse the eclectic array of goods at Teguise Market, examine the collection at Bodega El Grifo - Museo del Vino, and take some stellar pictures from Mirador Del Rio.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Puerto Del Carmen trip builder app .

You can drive from Corralejo to Puerto Del Carmen in 2 hours. In October in Puerto Del Carmen, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Malaga.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Playa Blanca, Fundacion Cesar Manrique, Teguise Market, Jardin de Cactus
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 23:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach
Fundacion Cesar Manrique ©
Fundacion Cesar Manrique

4
nights
Malaga, Spain

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Automobile and Fashion Museum and Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Castillo de Gibralfaro and Malaga Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Malaga: Benalmadena (Castillo de Colomares & Parque De La Paloma), La Carihuela (in Torremolinos) and Antequera (Dolmen de Menga & El Torcal Natural Park). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Marbella Old Quarter, go for a stroll along the water at Puerto Banus Marina, make a trip to Balcon de Europa, and see where the action happens at Plaza de Toros.

Plan my day in Malaga using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Puerto Del Carmen to Malaga takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and flight. The time zone changes from Western European Time (WET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Malaga when traveling from Puerto Del Carmen in October, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Benalmadena, Antequera, Marbella, Plaza de Toros, La Carihuela
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 28:
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El Torcal Natural Park ©
El Torcal Natural Park
Automobile and Fashion Museum ©
Automobile and Fashion Museum
Castillo de Gibralfaro ©
Castillo de Gibralfaro

3
nights
Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Monasterio Cartuja and Walking tours. Do some cultural sightseeing at Saint Jerome Monastery and Albayzin. Venture out of the city with trips to Fortaleza de la Mota (in Alcala la Real) and Fundación Cueva de Nerja (in Nerja). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Carrera del Darro, stroll through Generalife, get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and appreciate the history behind Cathedral and Royal Chapel.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Granada travel route planner .

Drive from Malaga to Granada in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Malaga in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in Granada, with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fortaleza de la Mota, Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 31:
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Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Monasterio Cartuja ©
Monasterio Cartuja
Fortaleza de la Mota ©
Fortaleza de la Mota

5
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Bellver Castle and Catedral de Mallorca will appeal to history buffs. You'll get in some beach time at Playa de Muro and Es Trenc. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Palma de Mallorca: Cap de Formentor (in Formentor), Parc Natural de Mondrago (in Santanyi) and Alcudia Old Town (in Alcudia). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Serra de Tramuntana, make a trip to Placa Major Mallorca, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Alcudia, and admire all the interesting features of Ecovinyassa.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Palma de Mallorca trip builder tool .

You can fly from Granada to Palma de Mallorca in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Palma de Mallorca can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Alcudia, Parc Natural de Mondrago, Es Trenc, Playa de Muro, Cap de Formentor
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 5:
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Parc Natural de Mondrago ©
Parc Natural de Mondrago
Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Playa de Alcudia ©
Playa de Alcudia

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Loggia dei Lanzi and Centro Storico. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Santuario di Madonna di San Luca and Basilica San Miniato al Monte. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Bologna (Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, Piazza Maggiore, & more), Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca) and Pisa (Duomo di Pisa, Leaning Tower of Pisa, & more). Dedicate the 6th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and hunt for treasures at Mercato Centrale.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence online trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Palma de Mallorca to Florence takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. While traveling from Palma de Mallorca, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Florence, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Bologna, Pisa, Le mura di Lucca
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 10:
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Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©

5
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Get in touch with nature at Cascate del Mulino and Spiaggia di Baratti. Eremo Le Celle and Battistero di San Giovanni will appeal to history buffs. Explore Siena's surroundings by going to Historic Centre of San Gimignano (in San Gimignano), Abbazia di San Galgano (in Chiusdino) and Antico Ghetto e Sinagoga Pitigliano (in Pitigliano). The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, take in nature's colorful creations at Giardino dei Tarocchi, browse the collection at Biblioteca Piccolomini, and don't miss a visit to Baratti and Populonia Archeological Park.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Siena tour website .

Traveling by bus from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. November in Siena sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cortona, Piombino, Antico Ghetto e Sinagoga Pitigliano, Giardino dei Tarocchi, Castello di Monteriggioni
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 15:
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Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano
Eremo Le Celle ©
Eremo Le Celle
Cascate del Mulino ©
Cascate del Mulino

5
nights
Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Get some historical perspective at Piazza del Duomo and Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola. Do some cultural sightseeing at Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano and Basilica di Santa Chiara. Get out of town with these interesting Assisi side-trips: Castello Rocca Monaldeschi (in Bolsena), Orvieto (Duomo di Orvieto & Pozzo di San Patrizio) and Civita di Bagnoregio (San Donato Church & Civita di Bagnoregio). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, take an in-depth tour of La Rocca, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica inferiore di San Francesco d'Assisi, and don't miss a visit to Piazza del Popolo.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Assisi tour planner.

Drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Siena in November, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Assisi: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Matera.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Civita di Bagnoregio, Spoleto, Orvieto, Grotte di Frasassi, Palazzo Ducale di Urbino
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 20:
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Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara
Civita di Bagnoregio ©
Civita di Bagnoregio

5
nights
Matera, Italy

Matera ©
Famous for its resemblance to the ancient settlements of Jerusalem and Cappadocia, Matera remains one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
Get some cultural insight at Gravina Sotterranea and Castello Aragonese. Get outdoors at Grotte di Castellana and Zoosafari. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Matera: Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare (in Polignano a Mare), Basilica San Nicola (in Bari) and I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site (in Alberobello). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Trani, get to know the fascinating history of Sassi di Matera, contemplate the long history of Castel del Monte, and don't miss a visit to Casa Noha.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Matera trip planner .

You can drive from Assisi to Matera in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Matera can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Matera

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Castello Aragonese, Zoosafari, Castel del Monte, Grotte di Castellana, I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Grotte di Castellana ©
Grotte di Castellana
Basilica San Nicola ©
Basilica San Nicola
Castello Aragonese ©
Castello Aragonese

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