31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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Reykjavik, Iceland
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Castletown, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
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York, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Mont-Saint-Michel, France
— 1 night
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Carcassonne, France
— 2 nights
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Siena, Italy
— 5 nights
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City of San Marino, San Marino
— 2 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 3 nights

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Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 2nd (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Langjokull Glacier, then explore the striking landscape of Thingvellir National Park, and then admire the sheer force of Oxararfoss. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Reykjavik holiday planner.

Nashville, USA to Reykjavik is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Nashville to Reykjavik due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Nashville in September, you will find days in Reykjavik are colder (13°C), and nights are a bit cooler (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland
Oxararfoss ©
Oxararfoss

2
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Gilmerton Cove and then take an in-depth tour of Surgeons' Hall Museums. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, get engrossed in the history at National War Museum of Scotland, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Holyrood Abbey.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh online day trip planner.

You can fly from Reykjavik to Edinburgh in 6 hours. Traveling from Reykjavik in September, expect nights in Edinburgh to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Castletown.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Highlights from your plan
Gilmerton Cove ©
Gilmerton Cove
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Surgeons' Hall Museums ©
Surgeons' Hall Museums

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Castletown, United Kingdom

Castletown ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Castle Rushen.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Castletown online tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Edinburgh to Castletown. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Castletown

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Castle Rushen ©
Castle Rushen

3
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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dublin Castle as well as Malahide Castle. Discover out-of-the-way places like The Jeanie Johnston: An Irish Famine Story and Dublinia. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Guinness Storehouse and St. Michan's Church. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum and take a stroll through Temple Bar.

Make your Dublin itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Castletown to Dublin. In September in Dublin, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to York.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Malahide Castle ©
Malahide Castle

4
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York, United Kingdom

York ©

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Clifford's Tower as well as York City Walls. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Rievaulx Abbey and Treasurer's House. Get a sense of the local culture at Knaresborough Castle and York Cold War Bunker. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church and admire the striking features of Merchant Adventurers' Hall.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our York driving holiday planner.

Do a combination of flight and train from Dublin to York in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in York

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Rievaulx Abbey ©
Rievaulx Abbey
Knaresborough Castle ©
Knaresborough Castle
York Cold War Bunker ©
York Cold War Bunker

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Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Your day by day itinerary now includes Mont Saint-Michel. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel road trip planner.

Getting from York to Mont-Saint-Michel by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from York to Mont-Saint-Michel due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Mont-Saint-Michel can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

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Carcassonne, France

Carcassonne ©

Medieval Heart of France

Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
Get a sense of the local culture at Eglise Saint-Nazaire and Abbey of Saint-Hilaire. Discover out-of-the-way places like Eglise St. Vincent and Musee Berenger Sauniere. Venture out of the city with trips to Rennes-le-Chateau (Eglise Sainte-Marie-Madeleine & Tour Magdala), Musee de la Chapellerie (in Esperaza) and Basilique Notre-Dame de Marceille (in Limoux). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Musee Archeologique, pause for some serene contemplation at Jeff de Bruges Carcassonne, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art et d'Histoire, and admire the striking features of Donjon Gilles Aycelin.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Carcassonne trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Mont-Saint-Michel to Carcassonne takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Mont-Saint-Michel in September, you will find days in Carcassonne are somewhat warmer (29°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Eglise Saint-Nazaire ©
Eglise Saint-Nazaire
Musee de la Chapellerie ©
Musee de la Chapellerie
Abbey of Saint-Hilaire ©
Abbey of Saint-Hilaire

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Siena, Italy

Siena ©

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Popular historic sites such as Walls of Monteriggioni and Piazza del Duomo are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore San Gimignano 1300 and Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana. Venture out of the city with trips to San Gimignano (Torre Grossa, Podere La Marronaia- Sosta Alle Colonne, &more), San Quirico d'Orcia (in San Quirico d'Orcia) and Cathedral (in Pienza). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of the City of Pienza, deepen your understanding at Scuola di Cucina di Lella, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Tempio di San Biagio.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Siena trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Carcassonne to Siena takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. September in Siena sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to drive to City of San Marino.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
San Gimignano 1300 ©
San Gimignano 1300
Castello di Monteriggioni ©
Castello di Monteriggioni
Casa di Santa Caterina ©
Casa di Santa Caterina

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City of San Marino, San Marino

City of San Marino ©
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.
On the 26th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Montale Tower, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Titan, then contemplate the long history of Cesta Tower, then make a trip to Passo Delle Streghe, and finally appreciate the history behind Girolamo Gozi Monument. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Graziani, examine the collection at Museo Della Totura, contemplate the long history of Piazza della Liberta, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica del Santo Marino, then see the interesting displays at Modern Weapons Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Guaita.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the City of San Marino online trip builder.

Drive from Siena to City of San Marino in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from Siena in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in City of San Marino: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Athens.

Things to do in City of San Marino

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Basilica del Santo Marino ©
Basilica del Santo Marino
Guaita ©
Guaita
Modern Weapons Museum ©
Modern Weapons Museum

3
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Athens, Greece

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): visit Plaka, then pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Philopappos Hill. Here are some ideas for day two: visit Anafiotika, appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, then explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus.

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You can do a combination of bus, train, and flight from City of San Marino to Athens in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from City of San Marino to Athens. Traveling from City of San Marino in September, expect Athens to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 24°C. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus
Ancient Agora of Athens ©
Ancient Agora of Athens

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