30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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30 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly + train:  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
+3
train + foot + bus + Fly:  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
bus + 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. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Generalife, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Chapel of Granada, then contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally take a stroll through Albayzin.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Granada holiday tool .

Toronto, Canada to Granada is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Granada is 6 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in September: highs in Granada hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough 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
Generalife ©
Generalife

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 make a trip to Cap de Formentor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): kick back and relax at Playa de Alcudia and then take a stroll through Alcudia Old Town.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Alcudia day trip planning website .

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, daily temperatures in Alcudia can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough 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
Playa de Alcudia ©
Playa de Alcudia
Alcudia Old Town ©
Alcudia Old Town

2
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.
Visiting Falassarna Beach and Balos Lagoon will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sfinari Beach and Tholos Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Elafonissi Beach in Elafonissi (about 1h 05 min away).

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kissamos tour planner.

Getting from Alcudia to Kissamos by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle takes about 12.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of bus, flight, train, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Alcudia to Kissamos. In September in Kissamos, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Kissamos

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Tholos Beach, Elafonissi Beach, Falassarna 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.
Popular historic sites such as Dormition of Theotokos Church and Village of Lindos are in your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Agios Pavlos Beach and Vlycha Beach. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Lindos Beach, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Lindos, and enjoy the sand and surf at Tsambika Beach.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Lindos trip itinerary maker app .

Do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus from Kissamos to Lindos in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Syracuse.

Things to do in Lindos

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Tsambika Beach, Dormition of Theotokos Church
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Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Tsambika Beach ©
Tsambika Beach
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos 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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Syracuse Cathedral and Centro Storico. Visiting Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) and Ortigia will get you outdoors. Explore Syracuse's surroundings by going to Ragusa Ibla (in Ragusa) and Spiaggia Marina Di Modica (in Marina Di Modica).

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Syracuse online visit planner .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and train from Lindos to Syracuse takes 9.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Central European Time is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Assisi.

Things to do in Syracuse

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Centro Storico, Spiaggia Marina Di Modica, Ragusa Ibla
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Syracuse Cathedral ©
Syracuse Cathedral
Ragusa Ibla ©
Ragusa Ibla
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico

1
night
Assisi, Italy

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

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Assisi route planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight 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. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites
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2
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia di San Galgano and then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of San Gimignano. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Siena vacation planner.

Drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows 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

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

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Duomo di Orvieto and Piazza Maggiore. Get some cultural insight at Duomo di Pisa and Basilica San Miniato al Monte. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa), Portovenere (in Porto Venere) and Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico and don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Florence trip planning site .

You can take a bus from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. October in Florence sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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

5
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Step off the beaten path and head to Alnwick Castle and National Wallace Monument. Get some historical perspective at Bamburgh Castle and Stirling Castle. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Lindisfarne Priory (in Holy Island), Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury) and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum (in Glasgow). And it doesn't end there: sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip maker site .

Fly from Florence to Edinburgh in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Florence in October, things will get a bit cooler in Edinburgh: highs are around 15°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Stirling, Lindisfarne Priory, Bamburgh Castle, Cragside House and Gardens, Alnwick Castle
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Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle

4
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Get some historical perspective at Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition and Hallgrimskirkja. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Strokkur and Thingvellir National Park. Take a break from Reykjavik with a short trip to Gullfoss Falls in Blaskogabyggd, about 1h 45 min away. The adventure continues: cast your line with a fishing tour, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland, wander the streets of Laugavegur, and appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Reykjavik day trip app .

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Reykjavik takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Edinburgh in October, things will get little chillier in Reykjavik: highs are around 9°C and lows about 3°C. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Gullfoss Falls, Strokkur, Thingvellir National Park
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Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park

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