24 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

24 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

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24 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

Start: Thunder Bay, Canada
Fly + Drive:  22​h 30​min
1
Turin, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Busca, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h
3
Casablanca, Morocco
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Essaouira, Morocco
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
5
Paris, France
— 5 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
6
Amsterdam, Holland
— 6 nights
Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Thunder Bay, Canada


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2
nights
Turin, Italy

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo and then examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Basilica of Superga, see where the action happens at Juventus Stadium, then contemplate the long history of Reggia di Venaria Reale, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario della Consolata.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Turin trip itinerary planner.

Thunder Bay, Canada to Turin is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Thunder Bay to Turin. Traveling from Thunder Bay in June, Turin is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Busca.

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Reggia di Venaria Reale, Basilica of Superga
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Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile ©
Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile
Santuario della Consolata ©
Santuario della Consolata
Church of San Lorenzo ©
Church of San Lorenzo

4
nights
Busca, Italy

Busca ©
Busca is a comune in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 60km southwest of Turin and about 15km northwest of Cuneo. Get some historical perspective at Castello del Roccolo and Chiesa Parrocchiale di Elva. For shopping fun, head to Barberis Funghi Calizzano or Pietrantica. Get out of town with these interesting Busca side-trips: Varigotti (Bagni Liliana & Bagni La Giara) and Bagni Germana (in Arma di Taggia).

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Busca trip planning site .

You can drive from Turin to Busca in 1.5 hours. While traveling from Turin, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Busca, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Casablanca.

Things to do in Busca

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Finale Ligure, Barberis Funghi Calizzano, Bagni Germana, Pietrantica, Chiesa Parrocchiale di Elva
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Castello del Roccolo ©
Castello del Roccolo
Bagni Germana ©
Bagni Germana
Bagni La Giara ©
Bagni La Giara

1
night
Casablanca, Morocco

Casablanca ©
The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
On the 21st (Wed), browse the different shops at Anfaplace Shopping Center and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hassan II Mosque.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Casablanca trip maker app .

Explore your travel options from Busca to Casablanca with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Busca to Casablanca is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Busca in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Casablanca, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Essaouira.

Things to do in Casablanca

Shopping Historic Sites
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Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque
Anfaplace Shopping Center ©
Anfaplace Shopping Center

4
nights
Essaouira, Morocco

The laidback town of Essaouira, known for its forceful trade winds, attracts Moroccan and foreign tourists alike with its sweeping beaches and atmospheric, labyrinthine medina, a World Heritage Site.
Medina of Essaouira and Galerie la Kasbah are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Horseback Riding Tours and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Step out of Essaouira with an excursion to Plage de Sidi Kaouki in Sidi Kaouki--about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Essaouira Ramparts, kick back and relax at Essaouira Beach, tour in harmony with nature at Ecotourism and Hiking, and look for gifts at Ateliers Madaq par l'association feminine El Khir.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Essaouira attractions planner.

You can fly from Casablanca to Essaouira in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Paris.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Plage de Sidi Kaouki
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
Horseback Riding Tours

5
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Get some cultural insight at Louvre Museum and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Get in touch with nature at Ile Saint-Louis and Île de la Cité. Venture out of the city with trips to Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and admire the striking features of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Paris trip planner .

You can fly from Essaouira to Paris in 6.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Essaouira to Paris. Traveling from Essaouira in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 15°C in Paris. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Fondation Claude Monet, Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

6
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: Frans Hals Museum (in Haarlem) and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through The Jordaan, contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Amsterdam day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Paris in June: highs in Amsterdam hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 13°C. You will leave for home on the 6th (Thu).

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Zaanse Schans, Frans Hals Museum, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum