58 days in United States & Europe Itinerary

58 days in United States & Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Los Angeles, United States
— 6 nights
Fly
2
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Train
3
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Train
4
Bordeaux, France
— 2 nights
Fly
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
Fly
6
Monaco-Ville, Monaco
— 2 nights
Fly
7
Venice, Italy
— 5 nights
Drive
8
Florence, Italy
— 6 nights
Train
9
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly
10
Brindisi, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly
11
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
12
Athens, Greece
— 1 night
Fly
13
Istanbul, Turkey
— 5 nights
Fly
14
Sofia, Bulgaria
— 2 nights
Fly
15
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4

Los Angeles, United States

— 6 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (in La Jolla), Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park, Pirates of the Caribbean, &more) and USS Midway Museum (in San Diego). There's still lots to do: look for gifts at Bergamot Station, cruise along Mulholland Drive, appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, and browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles road trip planning website.

Christchurch, New Zealand to Los Angeles is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Christchurch to Los Angeles, you'll gain 20 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Christchurch in October; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to fly to London.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

London, United Kingdom

— 5 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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, don't miss a visit to Tower of London, contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the London tour website.

Getting from Los Angeles to London by flight takes about 14.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 8 hours. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for cooler days and little chillier nights in London: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Paris, France

— 5 nights

City of Light

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.
Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, take a stroll through Montmartre, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, and get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Paris road trip planning website.

Take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. October in Paris sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Bordeaux, France

— 2 nights

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
On the 20th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Pont de Pierre, then get to know the fascinating history of Place de la Bourse, then don't miss a visit to Place de la Comedie, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Tour Pey-Berland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Quinconces Esplanade (Esplanade des Quinconces), then don't miss a visit to Place du Parlement, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andre Cathedral.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bordeaux day trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Bordeaux by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in October, expect nights in Bordeaux to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Barcelona.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites

Barcelona, Spain

— 5 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for historic sites, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and stroll around Parc Guell.

For reviews and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Bordeaux to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Bordeaux in October since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Monaco-Ville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Wineries

Monaco-Ville, Monaco

— 2 nights
Jutting out of the dramatic cliffs of Monaco sits Monaco-Ville, one of the nation's oldest towns.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee, ponder the world of politics at Palais de justice de Monaco, admire the landmark architecture of Place du Palais, then steep yourself in history at Prince's Palace, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Les Jardins Saint Martin et Sainte Barbe.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Monaco-Ville route app.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Monaco-Ville takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Monaco-Ville are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Venice.

Things to do in Monaco-Ville

Historic Sites · Parks

Venice, Italy

— 5 nights

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Venture out of the city with trips to Valdobbiadene (Cantina San Gregorio & PDC Cartizze), Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony) and Verona (Torre dei Lamberti, Piazza delle Erbe, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, and steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Venice day trip planning site.

Fly from Monaco-Ville to Venice in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Venice when traveling from Monaco-Ville in October, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Florence, Italy

— 6 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida), Siena (Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, Battistero di San Giovanni, &more) and Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and do a tasting at Guardastelle Vineyard.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence holiday planner.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Florence, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Rome, Italy

— 5 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary website.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Brindisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Brindisi, Italy

— 2 nights
Brindisi is a city in the region of Apulia in southern Italy, the capital of the province of Brindisi, on the coast of the Adriatic Sea. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Lorenzo fuori le Mura and then get a dose of the wild on Puglia Experience.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Brindisi route planning site.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Brindisi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. November in Brindisi sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Brindisi

Wineries · Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Athens, Greece

— 4 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Athens: Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae) and Nauplion Promenade (in Nafplio). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, wander the streets of Monastiraki, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, and explore the ancient world of Theater of Dionysus.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Athens route planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Brindisi to Athens. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. In November, daytime highs in Athens are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Athens, Greece

— 1 night

The Birthplace of Democracy

On the 19th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens and then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Athens tour builder app.

Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Istanbul.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites

Istanbul, Turkey

— 5 nights

Queen of Cities

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Mosque, take an in-depth tour of Chora Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Istanbul vacation planner.

Getting from Athens to Istanbul by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens to Istanbul, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Athens in November, you will find days in Istanbul are little chillier (17°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Sofia.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Sofia, Bulgaria

— 2 nights
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, and then admire the striking features of Temple Sveti Nikolay.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Sofia trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Sofia takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Sofia. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Istanbul in November: highs in Sofia hover around 13°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 27:

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

— 2 nights

Jerusalem of Europe

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Bascarsija, admire the masterpieces at Galerija 11/07/95, and then see the interesting displays at War Childhood Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque, then take an in-depth tour of Museum Of Crimes Against Humanity And Genocide 1992-1995, then make a trip to Sarajevo War Tunnel, and finally take in the views from Latin Bridge.

For traveler tips and tourist information, read Sarajevo online day trip planner.

Getting from Sofia to Sarajevo by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 29:

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · 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.