30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Toronto, Canada
+2
Ferry + Fly + Bus:  15 h 15 min
1
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  4 h 45 min
2
Alcudia, Spain
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Shuttle:  12 h 15 min
3
Kissamos, Greece
— 2 nights
+2
Shuttle + Fly + Bus:  7 h 45 min
4
Lindos, Greece
— 2 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Bus + Train:  9 h 15 min
5
Syracuse, Italy
— 2 nights
+4
Train + Foot + Bus + Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
6
Assisi, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Siena, Italy
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
8
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
9
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h
10
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 4 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Toronto, Canada

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Mon), take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, then admire the striking features of Royal Chapel of Granada, then get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally wander the streets of Albayzin.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Granada road trip website.

Toronto, Canada to Granada is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of ferry, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Granada due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Toronto in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Granada: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Alcudia.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada

2
nights
Alcudia, Spain

Alcudia ©
Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Muro and then don't miss a visit to Cap de Formentor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Alcudia and then wander the streets of Alcudia Old Town.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Alcudia holiday builder tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Granada to Alcudia takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In September in Alcudia, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kissamos.

Things to do in Alcudia

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Playa de Muro, Cap de Formentor
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Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Alcudia Old Town ©
Alcudia Old Town
Playa de Alcudia ©
Playa de Alcudia

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nights
Kissamos, Greece

Kissamos ©
A quiet port town situated on Crete's western tip, Kissamos attracts mostly domestic tourists and possesses more of the quintessential Greek feel than livelier resorts strung along the island's coastline.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Falassarna Beach and Sfinari Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Balos Lagoon and Elafonissi Beach. When in Kissamos, make a side trip to see Tholos Beach in Kavousi, approximately Kavousi away.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kissamos trip planner.

Getting from Alcudia to Kissamos by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle takes about 13 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of ferry and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Alcudia to Kissamos due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Kissamos are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Kissamos

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Tholos Beach, Falassarna Beach, Elafonissi Beach
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Falassarna Beach ©
Falassarna Beach
Balos Lagoon ©
Balos Lagoon
Sfinari Beach ©
Sfinari Beach

2
nights
Lindos, Greece

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Agios Pavlos Beach and Tsambika Beach. Get some cultural insight at Dormition of Theotokos Church and Acropolis of Lindos. The adventure continues: stroll through Lindos Beach, contemplate the long history of Village of Lindos, and kick back and relax at Vlycha Beach.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Lindos trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Kissamos to Lindos by combination of shuttle, flight, and bus takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of shuttle, ferry, and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Lindos can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Syracuse.

Things to do in Lindos

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Syracuse, Italy

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Centro Storico and Duomo di Siracusa. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ragusa Ibla and Spiaggia Marina Di Modica. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) and step off the mainland to explore Ortigia.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Syracuse journey maker tool.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and train from Lindos to Syracuse in 9 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, flight, ferry, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Lindos to Syracuse. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Assisi.

Things to do in Syracuse

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Spiaggia Marina Di Modica, Centro Storico, Ragusa Ibla
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Ragusa Ibla ©
Ragusa Ibla
Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) ©
Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio)

1
night
Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi.

For more things to do and other tourist information, read our Assisi visit planning app.

You can do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Syracuse to Assisi in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites
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Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara

2
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
On the 7th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia di San Galgano and then contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of San Gimignano. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, and then take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena trip maker app.

You can drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Siena can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Abbazia di San Galgano, Historic Centre of San Gimignano
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Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano
Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano

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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.
Duomo di Orvieto and Piazza della Signoria will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Portovenere and Le mura di Lucca. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Pisa (Duomo di Pisa & Leaning Tower of Pisa) and Piazza Maggiore (in Bologna). There's more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico and get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Florence travel planner.

You can take a bus from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Pisa, Duomo di Orvieto, Portovenere, Le mura di Lucca, Piazza Maggiore
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Portovenere ©
Portovenere
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Duomo di Orvieto ©
Duomo di Orvieto

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nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Wallace Monument and Alnwick Castle. Bamburgh Castle and Lindisfarne Priory will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum (in Glasgow), Stirling Castle (in Stirling) and Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Florence to Edinburgh takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Florence to Edinburgh is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Florence in October, expect Edinburgh to be little chillier, temps between 15°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

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

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nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition and Hallgrimskirkja. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Thingvellir National Park and National Museum of Iceland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Reykjavik: Strokkur (in Geysir) and Gullfoss Falls (in Blaskogabyggd). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Laugavegur, cast your line with a fishing tour, and appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Reykjavik travel route builder website.

Getting from Edinburgh to Reykjavik by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Edinburgh in October: high temperatures in Reykjavik hover around 9°C and lows are around 3°C. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Strokkur, Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss Falls
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Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition ©
Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition
Fishing Charters & Tours

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