20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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20 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Karachi, Pakistan
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Rome, Italy
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  9​h 15​min
2
Salies-de-Bearn, France
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
3
Vannes, France
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Giverny, France
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
5
Kos, Greece
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
6
Naxos, Greece
— 2 nights
ferry + taxi:  4​h 45​min
7
Elounda, Greece
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Plakias, Greece
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
9
Soller, Spain
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Menorca, Spain
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
11
Alicante, Spain
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
12
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
13
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
14
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
+3
train + tram + Fly + bus:  10​h 15​min
15
Lanzarote, Spain
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Karachi, Pakistan

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 16th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica, then head off the coast to Isola Tiberina, and then make a trip to Piazza della Bocca della Verita.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rome planning app .

Karachi, Pakistan to Rome is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Karachi to Rome, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Karachi in August since evenings lows in Rome dip to 24°C. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Salies-de-Bearn.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Isola Tiberina ©
Isola Tiberina
St. Clement Basilica ©
St. Clement Basilica
Piazza della Bocca della Verita ©
Piazza della Bocca della Verita

1
night
Salies-de-Bearn, France

Salies-de-Bearn
Salies-de-Béarn is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.The name comes from its naturally occurring saline water . On the 17th (Mon), see things from the water with Canoe Kayak.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Salies-de-Bearn travel app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rome to Salies-de-Bearn. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Rome in August; daily highs in Salies-de-Bearn reach 31°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Vannes.

Things to do in Salies-de-Bearn

Adventure Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Canoe Kayak
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1
night
Vannes, France

Vannes
Founded over 2,000 years ago, Vannes is a vacation harbor town with beaches, shopping, museums, and gardens, as well as interesting medieval city gates and timber-framed houses scattered throughout its Old Town.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Conleau Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Vannes route maker website .

Traveling by car from Salies-de-Bearn to Vannes takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Salies-de-Bearn in August; daily highs in Vannes reach 24°C and lows reach 14°C. On the 18th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Giverny.

Things to do in Vannes

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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1
night
Giverny, France

Giverny ©
Giverny is a small French village in Upper Normandy, best known as the rural retreat of the Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926).
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): stroll through Les Andelys.

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Getting from Vannes to Giverny by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In August, daily temperatures in Giverny can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Kos.

Things to do in Giverny

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Les Andelys
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Les Andelys ©
Les Andelys

1
day
Kos, Greece

Kos
A tiny island big on history and tradition, Kos appears littered with ancient ruins and well-preserved Corinthian columns.
On the 20th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Lambi Beach.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kos trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Giverny to Kos. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Giverny in August: high temperatures in Kos hover around 36°C and lows are around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Kos

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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2
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Panormos Beach and then stroll through Plaka Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Naxos trip itinerary builder app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kos to Naxos. In August, daytime highs in Naxos are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Elounda.

Things to do in Naxos

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Alyko Dimou Naxou ©
Alyko Dimou Naxou

1
night
Elounda, Greece

Elounda ©
Long a sleepy fishing settlement on Crete's northern coastline, Elounda today serves as a major travel destination, drawing vacationers with a blend of unspoiled natural scenery and luxury resorts.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): kick back and relax at Kolokithia Beach and then head off the coast to Fortress Spinalonga.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Elounda trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Naxos to Elounda by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. In August, daytime highs in Elounda are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Plakias.

Things to do in Elounda

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga

2
nights
Plakias, Greece

Plakias ©
On the 24th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Frangokastello Beach, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kournas, and then kick back and relax at Finikas Beach (Palm Beach).

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Plakias trip website .

You can drive from Elounda to Plakias in 3 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Elounda in August, expect nights in Plakias to be little chillier, around 26°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. On the 25th (Tue), you'll travel to Soller.

Things to do in Plakias

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake Kournas, Frangokastello Beach
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Frangokastello Beach ©
Frangokastello Beach
Lake Kournas ©
Lake Kournas
Finikas Beach (Palm Beach) ©
Finikas Beach (Palm Beach)

1
night
Soller, Spain

Soller ©
Sóller is a town and municipality near the north west coast of Mallorca, in the Balearic Islands of Spain. On the 26th (Wed), stroll through Son Marroig and then contemplate the waterfront views at Embassament de Cúber.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Soller trip tool .

Explore your travel options from Plakias to Soller with the Route module. Traveling from Plakias to Soller, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Menorca.

Things to do in Soller

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Son Marroig, Embassament de Cúber
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Embassament de Cúber ©
Embassament de Cúber
Son Marroig ©
Son Marroig

1
night
Menorca, Spain

Menorca ©
The most tranquil of the Balearic Islands, Minorca or Menorca is a protected biosphere reserve featuring a remarkably unspoiled nature.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at El Toro and then kick back and relax at Cala Pregonda.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Menorca online trip builder .

Explore your travel options from Soller to Menorca with the Route module. In August, daytime highs in Menorca are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. On the 27th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Alicante.

Things to do in Menorca

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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El Toro ©
El Toro
Cala Pregonda ©
Cala Pregonda

2
nights
Alicante, Spain

Alicante ©
As Valencia’s second largest city and one of the most well-known along the Costa Blanca, Alicante has an enchanting atmosphere that blends rich history with animated beach life.
Relax by the water at Playa La Granadella and Cala Finestrat Beach. Kids will enjoy Arenal Beach and Playa de Guardamar. Go for a jaunt from Alicante to Javea to see Arenal Promenade about 1h 20 min away.

Start your trip to Alicante by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Explore your travel options from Menorca to Alicante with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Alicante

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Javea, Cala Finestrat Beach
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Arenal Beach ©
Arenal Beach
Playa La Granadella ©
Playa La Granadella
Cala Finestrat Beach ©
Cala Finestrat Beach

1
night
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid and then stroll around Parque del Retiro.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Madrid tour planning app .

You can take a train from Alicante to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Madrid when traveling from Alicante in August, with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Zoo Aquarium de Madrid ©
Zoo Aquarium de Madrid

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night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 31st (Mon), make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera and then take in the waterfront at Port Vell.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in August, you will find days in Barcelona are slightly colder (33°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Geneva.
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Port Vell ©
Port Vell
Casa Mila - La Pedrera ©
Casa Mila - La Pedrera

1
night
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 1st (Tue), take advantage of the amenities at Bains des Paquis.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Geneva trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Geneva takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, tram, and train; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Barcelona in August since evenings lows in Geneva dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lanzarote.

Things to do in Geneva

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Lanzarote, Spain

Lanzarote ©
Today, the entire island is a World Biosphere Reserve, with over 500 different kinds of plants, 17 of which are endemic.
On the 2nd (Wed), see Sup Lanzarote and then get interesting insight from Daivoon Diving Center. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable tour with Manta Diving Lanzarote, discover the deep blue sea with Alisios Sub Lanzarote, and then discover the deep blue sea with Safari Diving Lanzarote.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lanzarote day trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of train, tram, flight, and bus from Geneva to Lanzarote takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from Geneva to Lanzarote, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Geneva in September, things will get a bit warmer in Lanzarote: highs are around 33°C and lows about 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lanzarote

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Alisios Sub Lanzarote ©
Alisios Sub Lanzarote
Manta Diving Lanzarote ©
Manta Diving Lanzarote

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