33 days in Western Europe Itinerary

33 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Reykjavik, Iceland
— 3 nights
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
3
Bath, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
4
Maspalomas, Spain
— 1 night
5
Alcudia, Spain
— 3 nights
6
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
7
Siena, Italy
— 4 nights
8
Lindos, Greece
— 2 nights

3
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Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Thingvellir National Park and Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall. Get some historical perspective at Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition and Hallgrimskirkja. Venture out of the city with trips to Strokkur (in Geysir) and Gullfoss Falls (in Blaskogabyggd). Next up on the itinerary: trot along with a tour on horseback, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, and appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Reykjavik trip itinerary builder tool.

Auckland, New Zealand to Reykjavik is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Auckland to Reykjavik is minus 12 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Reykjavik when traveling from Auckland in June, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, Strokkur, Gullfoss Falls
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Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition ©
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall

4
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bamburgh Castle and Lindisfarne Priory. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Alnwick Castle and The Alnwick Garden. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum (in Glasgow) and Stirling Castle (in Stirling). The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, get curious at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh day trip tool.

Fly from Reykjavik to Edinburgh in 6 hours. Traveling from Reykjavik in July, expect nights in Edinburgh to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bath.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Alnwick, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Stirling Castle, Bamburgh Castle, Lindisfarne Priory
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Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle

5
nights
Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Corfe Castle and Longleat. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Mary Rose and The Roman Baths. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Beaulieu National Motor Museum (in Beaulieu), Weymouth Beach (in Weymouth) and Bournemouth Beach (in Bournemouth). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Monkey World, admire the striking features of Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, and learn about all things military at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Bath trip maker.

Getting from Edinburgh to Bath by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Bath

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Portsmouth, Corfe Castle, Longleat, Beaulieu National Motor Museum, Weymouth Beach
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Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
The Mary Rose ©
The Mary Rose
Monkey World ©
Monkey World

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): kick back and relax at Playa de Mogan, kick back and relax at Playa de Amadores, and then explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Las Canteras Beach, visit a coastal fixture at El Faro de Maspalomas, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Maspalomas.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Maspalomas holiday tool.

You can fly from Bath to Maspalomas in 7.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Maspalomas can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Alcudia.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Las Canteras Beach, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
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Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
El Faro de Maspalomas ©
El Faro de Maspalomas

3
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Alcudia, Spain

Alcudia
Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Take a break from the city and head to Cala Turqueta and Playa de Alcudia. Serra de Tramuntana and Alcudia Old Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alcudia: Palma de Mallorca (Passeig des Born, Catedral de Mallorca, &more), Playa Arenal De Son Saura (in Ciutadella) and Parc Natural de Mondrago (in Santanyi). There's still lots to do: stroll through Playa de Muro.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Alcudia journey planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Maspalomas to Alcudia takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Maspalomas in July: highs in Alcudia hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Alcudia

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Palma de Mallorca, Ciutadella, Serra de Tramuntana, Parc Natural de Mondrago, Playa de Muro
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Cala Turqueta
Cala Turqueta
Parc Natural de Mondrago ©
Parc Natural de Mondrago
Serra de Tramuntana ©
Serra de Tramuntana

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nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get a sense of the local culture at Baptistery of St. John and Basilica San Miniato al Monte. Visit Montecatini Alto and Centro Storico for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca), Pisa (Leaning Tower of Pisa & Duomo di Pisa) and Bologna (Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, Piazza Maggiore, &more). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and step into the grandiose world of Castello Estense.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Florence online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Alcudia to Florence in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In July, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pisa, Bologna, Le mura di Lucca, Montecatini Alto, Castello Estense
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Montecatini Alto ©
Montecatini Alto
Baptistery of St. John ©
Baptistery of St. John
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico

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Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Visit Abbazia di San Galgano and Pozzo di San Patrizio for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola and Torre del Mangia. Explore Siena's surroundings by going to Historic Centre of San Gimignano (in San Gimignano), Duomo di Orvieto (in Orvieto) and Cascate del Mulino (in Saturnia). It doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena and make a trip to Piazza del Campo.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Siena planning app.

You can drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July in Siena, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Assisi, Orvieto, Abbazia di San Galgano, Historic Centre of San Gimignano, Cascate del Mulino
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Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano
Pozzo di San Patrizio ©
Pozzo di San Patrizio

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nights
Lindos, Greece

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
On the 28th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Tsambika Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Agios Pavlos Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Dormition of Theotokos Church. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Village of Lindos and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Lindos.

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Do a combination of flight and bus from Siena to Lindos in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Siena to Lindos due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Siena in July, Lindos is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lindos

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Dormition of Theotokos Church, Tsambika Beach
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Tsambika Beach ©
Tsambika Beach
Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Dormition of Theotokos Church ©
Dormition of Theotokos Church

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