60 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

60 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

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Funchal, Portugal
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 4 nights
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Seville, Spain
— 5 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 6 nights
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Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra
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Marseille, France
— 5 nights
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Nice, France
— 6 nights
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 2 nights
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Genoa, Italy
— 7 nights
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Braies, Italy
— 1 night
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Venice, Italy
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City of San Marino, San Marino
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Funchal, Portugal

The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Pico do Arieiro and Cabo Girao. Take a break from the city and head to Ponta de Sao Lourenco and Off-Road Tours. There's still lots to do: fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience and admire the natural beauty at Monte Palace Madeira.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Funchal trip planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Funchal is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Philadelphia to Funchal, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Funchal are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Marrakech.

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Pico do Arieiro
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Marrakech, Morocco

Red City

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech and Koutoubia Mosque. Get some historical perspective at Medersa Ben Youssef and Palacio da Bahia. There's lots more to do: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, make a trip to Medina of Marrakesh, browse the eclectic array of goods at Jemaa el-Fna, and steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace.

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You can fly from Funchal to Marrakech in 8.5 hours. Traveling from Funchal in May, you will find days in Marrakech are a bit warmer (86°F), and nights are about the same (60°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Seville.

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Medersa Ben Youssef
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Seville, Spain

Seville ©

City of Towers

A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Popular historic sites such as Plaza de España and Barrio Santa Cruz are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Jewish Quarter (Juderia) and Casa de Pilatos. Change things up with these side-trips from Seville: Cordoba (Roman Bridge, Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, &more) and Ronda (Reservatauro Ronda, Paddock Paradise Ronda, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, and catch a live event at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Seville tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Seville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Marrakech to Seville is 1 hour. While traveling from Marrakech, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Seville, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

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Plaza de España
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Madrid, Spain

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Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Royal Palace of Madrid and Alcazar of Segovia. Prado National Museum and The Walls of Avila are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Catedral de Segovia (in Segovia), Catedral de Avila (in Avila) and Toledo (Museo de Santa Cruz, Casco Historico de Toledo, &more). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Templo de Debod, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and examine the collection at Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Madrid attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in May, expect little chillier with lows of 52°F in Madrid. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Barcelona.

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Templo de Debod
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Barcelona, Spain

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Fishing Charters & Tours and Camino de Ronda. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barcelona: Dali Theatre-Museum (in Figueres), Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar) and Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey (in Montserrat). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Casa Batllo, walk around Parc Guell, steep yourself in history at Girona Cathedral (Catedral), and explore the historical opulence of Montjuic Castle.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Barcelona holiday maker tool.

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. May in Barcelona sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Escaldes-Engordany.

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Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra

Escaldes-Engordany ©
Boasting a host of hot springs and just a stone's throw away from the capital, Les Escalades is a popular choice for those who want some rest and relaxation after hitting the slopes or the stores.
On the 24th (Tue), head outdoors with Grandvalira, then pause for some serene contemplation at Esglesia de Sant Miquel d'Engolasters, and then appreciate the views at Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Escaldes-Engordany holiday maker.

Drive from Barcelona to Escaldes-Engordany in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Marseille.

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Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley
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Marseille, France

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Gateway to Provence

The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Step off the beaten path and head to Carrieres des Lumieres and Promenade a Cheval La Marisma. Escape the urban bustle at Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get out of town with these interesting Marseille side-trips: Hyeres (Notre Dame de Consolation & Eglise Anglicane), Bandol (Foret de Roustagnon, Eglise Saint-Francois de Sales, &more) and Sentier Jean Francois Jube (in Le Pradet). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Saint Victor, contemplate the long history of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Jean-Baptiste.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Marseille trip maker.

You can drive from Escaldes-Engordany to Marseille in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Nice.

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Nice, France

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Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Saint-Paul de Vence and Vieille Ville are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nice: Chapelle Saint-Francois de Paule (in Frejus), Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste (in Coaraze) and Les Balcons du Cap Roux (in Saint-Raphael). There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Palais Lascaris, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption d`Entrevaux, take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Lady of Peace Abbey, and enjoy the sea views from Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe).

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marseille to Nice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Nice are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Monte-Carlo.

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Vieille Ville
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco

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Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
On the 5th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Jardin du Casino, get to know the fascinating history of Casino Square, explore the historical opulence of Prince's Palace, then examine the collection at The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Jardin Exotique de Monaco. Keep things going the next day: shop like a local with Les Grands Chais Monegasques, steep yourself in history at Vieux Monaco, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Oceanographic Museum of Monaco, and finally take in the waterfront at Monte Carlo Harbor.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Monte-Carlo trip planner.

Monte-Carlo is just a short distance from Nice. In June in Monte-Carlo, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Genoa.

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Genoa, Italy

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Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Explore hidden gems such as Duomo di Pisa and Galata Museo del Mare. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi and Castello di Grinzane Cavour. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Genoa: Grotte di Toirano (in Toirano), Albenga (Centro Storico di Albenga & Cattedrale di San Michele Arcangelo) and Budello di Alassio (in Alassio). There's still lots to do: take in panoramic vistas at Cathedral of Cremona, wander the streets of Boccadasse, trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, and explore the historical opulence of Castello di Rivalta.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Genoa travel route planner.

Drive from Monte-Carlo to Genoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Braies.

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Grotte di Toirano
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Braies, Italy

Braies ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Dobbiaco, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Escursione sul Monte Specie, and then explore the activities along Lago di Braies.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Braies trip planner.

Drive from Genoa to Braies in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Genoa in June, expect nights in Braies to be a bit cooler, around 60°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 84°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Venice.

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Lago di Braies
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Venice, Italy

Venice

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Piazza San Marco and St Mark's Campanile. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Peggy Guggenheim Collection and San Giorgio Maggiore. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: La Cinta Muraria - Camminamento di Ronda (in Cittadella), Mantua (Camera degli Sposi, Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova, &more) and Padua (Scoletta del Santo, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, step into the grandiose world of Piazzale Castel San Pietro, and get to know the fascinating history of Via delle Volte.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Braies to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Venice sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 63°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to City of San Marino.

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City of San Marino, San Marino

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The capital of one of the world's smallest and oldest republics, the hillside city of San Marino boasts a World Heritage-listed old town that's known for its winding cobblestone streets and sweeping views of the surrounding countryside.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Cesta Tower, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Titan, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica del Santo Marino, contemplate the long history of Piazza della Liberta, then step into the grandiose world of Guaita, and finally contemplate the long history of Montale Tower.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our City of San Marino trip planner.

Getting from Venice to City of San Marino by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. June in City of San Marino sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

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Lisbon, Portugal

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City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge. Do some cultural sightseeing at Quinta da Regaleira and Capela dos Ossos. Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Park and National Palace of Pena (in Sintra), Fatima (Basilica da Santissima Trindade & Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima) and Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana) (in Evora). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Batalha Monastery, get engrossed in the history at Carmo Archaeological Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Miradouro de Santa Luzia, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja de Sao Roque.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus, train, and flight from City of San Marino to Lisbon takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from City of San Marino to Lisbon is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

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