25 days in Europe Itinerary

25 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Valencia, Spain
— 2 nights
2
Cordoba, Spain
— 1 day
3
Granada, Spain
— 2 nights
4
Seville, Spain
— 5 nights
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
6
Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
7
Salamanca, Spain
— Few hours
8
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
9
Canillo, Andorra
— 1 night
10
Toulon, France
— 2 nights
11
Lyon, France
— 1 night
12
Bern, Switzerland
— 2 nights


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2
nights
Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market of Valencia, steep yourself in history at Valencia Cathedral, then browse the exhibits of Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, and finally don't miss a visit to Fuente del Tribunal De Aguas/del Turia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Jardi del Turia and then get to know the resident critters at Bioparc Valencia.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Valencia day trip planner.

If you are flying in from Spain, the closest major aiports are Valencia Airport, Alicante International Airport and Ibiza Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Valencia can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
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Bioparc Valencia ©
Bioparc Valencia
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia

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day
Cordoba, Spain

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
On the 5th (Mon), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, get engrossed in the history at Calahorra Tower, then snap pictures at Roman Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Calleja del Panuelo.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Cordoba sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from Valencia to Cordoba in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. October in Cordoba sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Food Tours
Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge

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nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios, then relax in sumptuous surroundings at Hammam Al Andalus Granada, and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Albayzin, get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Chapel of Granada, and finally contemplate the long history of La Madraza.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Granada planner.

You can drive from Cordoba to Granada in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Cordoba in October, expect nights in Granada to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are slightly colder, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Spas
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

5
nights
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ronda (Mirador de Aldehuela, El Tajo de Ronda, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Plaza de España, make a trip to Torre del Oro, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, and contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Seville online itinerary planner.

Getting from Granada to Seville by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Seville, with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Ronda
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Sintra National Palace, &more). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, take in the exciting artwork at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, and take in the views from Ponte 25 de Abril.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Lisbon online attractions planner.

You can fly from Seville to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

2
nights
Porto, Portugal

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), admire the striking features of Palacio da Bolsa, take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, then take in the waterfront activity at Cais da Ribeira, then look for gifts at Livraria Lello, and finally explore the activities along Douro River.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Porto vacation planning website.

You can fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Porto are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Wineries · Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

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hours
Salamanca, Spain

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieronimus, then contemplate the long history of New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva), and then get to know the fascinating history of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Salamanca travel route builder.

You can drive from Porto to Salamanca in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Porto to Salamanca, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Porto in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Salamanca, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites
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Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus
New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva) ©
New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva)

3
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
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 parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, stroll around Parc Guell, and explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona vacation site.

You can take a train from Salamanca to Barcelona in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Salamanca in October, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Canillo.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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night
Canillo, Andorra

Canillo ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): trek along Via Ferrata Roc del Quer, take in panoramic vistas at Mirador del Roc del Quer, head outdoors with Engolasters Lake-Les Pardines Path, then pause for some photo ops at La Noblesse du Temps, then pause for some serene contemplation at Sant Esteve d'Andorra la Vella, and finally admire the striking features of Casa de la Vall. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Museo de la Moto, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario de Meritxell, then admire the sheer force of Cascade de Moles, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sant Joan de Caselles.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Canillo planning site.

Drive from Barcelona to Canillo in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Toulon.

Things to do in Canillo

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Andorra la Vella, C.S. Santa Coloma, Mirador del Roc del Quer, Engolasters Lake-Les Pardines Path
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Santuario de Meritxell ©
Santuario de Meritxell
Mirador del Roc del Quer ©
Mirador del Roc del Quer
Church of Sant Joan de Caselles ©
Church of Sant Joan de Caselles

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nights
Toulon, France

Toulon ©
Toulon is a city in southern France and a large military harbour on the Mediterranean coast, with a major French naval base. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): learn about all things military at Musee National de la Marine, get to know the fascinating history of Rade de Toulon, then take some stellar pictures from La Croix radieuse Du Point Sublime du Faron, and finally test your team's savvy at 59Mn Chrono. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: surround yourself with nature on Dune La Londe, get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville, and then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site of Olbia - Town of Hyères.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Toulon trip maker.

Traveling by car from Canillo to Toulon takes 6.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Lyon.

Things to do in Toulon

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Hyeres, 59Mn Chrono, Dune La Londe
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Dune La Londe ©
Dune La Londe
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
59Mn Chrono ©
59Mn Chrono

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night
Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
On the 25th (Sun), walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or, then examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon, and finally admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lyon trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by train from Toulon to Lyon takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Toulon in October: high temperatures in Lyon hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bern.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or
Vieux Lyon ©
Vieux Lyon

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Bern, Switzerland

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
On the 26th (Mon), take the plunge with Skydive Switzerland, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Barenpark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), then wander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bern trip website.

Traveling by car from Lyon to Bern takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Lyon in October: high temperatures in Bern hover around 18°C and lows are around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bern

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Interlaken
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Skydive Switzerland ©
Skydive Switzerland
Parasailing & Paragliding
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

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