30 days in South Pacific, United States & Europe Itinerary

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Auckland, New Zealand
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San Francisco, United States
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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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St Ives, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
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Galway, Ireland
— 3 nights
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Limerick, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Cork, Ireland
— 3 nights
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Wexford, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
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London, United Kingdom
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San Francisco, United States
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand

City of Sails

The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): contemplate the geological forces at Mount Eden.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Auckland day trip tool.

Dunedin to Auckland is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 17th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to San Francisco.
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Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 18:
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San Francisco, United States

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco journey builder.

Getting from Auckland to San Francisco by flight takes about 15.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 20 hours traveling from Auckland to San Francisco. When traveling from Auckland in June, plan for a bit warmer days in San Francisco, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for the flight to London.
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Parks
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 18:
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London, United Kingdom — 2 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wide array of goods at Harrods.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the London day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to London takes 14.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually an 8 hour difference. In June in London, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Brighton and Hove.
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Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 20:
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom — 2 nights

London-by-the-Sea

The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): learn the secrets of beer at Brighton Food Tours. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Royal Pavilion.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Brighton and Hove road trip planning website.

Traveling by train from London to Brighton and Hove takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Brighton and Hove are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Weymouth.
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Wineries · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 22:
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Weymouth, United Kingdom — 2 nights

Weymouth is a seaside town in Dorset, England, situated on a sheltered bay at the mouth of the River Wey on the English Channel coast. Weymouth is known for beaches, sightseeing, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of The Tank Museum, admire the natural beauty at Sandsfoot Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Jurassic Skyline, and make a trip to Weymouth Harbour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Weymouth journey planner.

Drive from Brighton and Hove to Weymouth in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to St Ives.
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St Ives, United Kingdom — 3 nights

St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Step out of St Ives with an excursion to Land's End Landmark in Sennen--about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore St. Michael's Mount, kick back and relax at Carbis Bay Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Porthmeor Beach, and walk around Morrab Gardens.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the St Ives trip planner.

You can drive from Weymouth to St Ives in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in St Ives can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. You'll set off for Dublin on the 27th (Tue).
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Dublin, Ireland — 3 nights

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
On the 28th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of St. Michan's Church, get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, then stroll around St Stephens Green, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Trinity College Dublin. Keep things going the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, and then admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin trip app.

You can fly from St Ives to Dublin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Galway.
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Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks
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Galway, Ireland — 3 nights

City of the Tribes

A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Galway trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Dublin to Galway in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Galway, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. You will leave for Limerick on the 3rd (Mon).
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Limerick, Ireland — 2 nights

Founded by Vikings over a thousand years ago, Limerick sits at the head of the Shannon River's broadening estuary.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, view the masterpieces at Draiocht Art & Shop Gallery, Adare, then admire the natural beauty at Terranova Gardens, and finally examine the collection at Thomas Fitzgerald Center. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Hunt Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary's Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of King John's Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Frank McCourt Museum.

Before you visit Limerick, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Galway to Limerick in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cork.
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Cork, Ireland — 3 nights

Rebel City

One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cobh (Spike Island & Titanic Experience Cobh). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, identify plant and animal life at Fota Wildlife Park, don't miss a visit to University College Cork (UCC), and hunt for treasures at The English Market.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Cork trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Limerick to Cork takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Cork, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 8th (Sat), you'll travel to Wexford.
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Wexford, Ireland — 2 nights

Wexford is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Wexford trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cork to Wexford takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Dublin.
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Dublin, Ireland

Fair City

On the 10th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Merrion Square.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Dublin trip planner.

Getting from Wexford to Dublin by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Wexford in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Dublin, with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to fly to London.
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London, United Kingdom — 1 night

The Square Mile

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the London road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to London takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. On the 11th (Tue), you'll travel to San Francisco.
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San Francisco, United States — 3 nights

City by the Bay

Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, then browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and finally wander the streets of Union Square.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary maker.

Getting from London to San Francisco by flight takes about 14.5 hours. Traveling from London to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Auckland.
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Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Auckland, New Zealand — 1 day

City of Sails

Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Auckland travel route planning tool.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Auckland takes 15.5 hours. Traveling from San Francisco to Auckland, you'll lose 20 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: highs in Auckland hover around 13°C, while lows dip to 13°C. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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Spas
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United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
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United Kingdom travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.
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