19 days in Europe Itinerary

19 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Halifax, Canada
Fly + Drive:  19 h 30 min
1
Arzachena, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Alghero, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Villasimius, Italy
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Taxi:  9 h
4
Naxos, Greece
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2 h
5
Fira, Greece
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Halifax, Canada

3
nights
Arzachena, Italy

Arzachena ©
Arzachena is a town and comune in the province of Sassari, northern Sardinia, Italy. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cala Brandinchi and Spiaggia Isuledda. Get out of town with these interesting Arzachena side-trips: Santa Teresa Gallura (Complesso nuragico di Lu Brandali, Spiaggia Rena di Ponente, &more) and San Teodoro (Spiaggia La Cinta & Lu Impostu Beach).

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Arzachena trip planner.

Halifax, Canada to Arzachena is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Halifax to Arzachena is 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in Arzachena

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Teresa Gallura, San Teodoro, Cala Brandinchi, Spiaggia Isuledda
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Spiaggia Isuledda ©
Spiaggia Isuledda
Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach
Cala Brandinchi ©
Cala Brandinchi

3
nights
Alghero, Italy

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Do some cultural sightseeing at S'Archittu and Nuraghe Santu Antine. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Spiaggia dell'Arco. Take a break from Alghero with a short trip to Necropoli Sant'Andrea Priu in Bonorva, about 1h 20 min away. It doesn't end there: kick back and relax at La Baia Dei Venti.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Alghero day trip planner.

Drive from Arzachena to Alghero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Alghero are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Villasimius.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Cuglieri, Nuraghe Santu Antine, Necropoli Sant'Andrea Priu
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
S'Archittu ©
S'Archittu
Nuraghe Santu Antine ©
Nuraghe Santu Antine

2
nights
Villasimius, Italy

Villasimius ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Punta Molentis and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Sinzias. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Porto Sa Ruxi and then enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Giunco.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Villasimius trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Alghero to Villasimius takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Villasimius are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Villasimius

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Cala Sinzias
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Cala Sinzias ©
Cala Sinzias
Porto Giunco ©
Porto Giunco
Spiaggia di Punta Molentis ©
Spiaggia di Punta Molentis

3
nights
Naxos, Greece

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
Visit Portara and Old Town for their historical value. Let the collections at Fish & Olive and Eggares Olive Press Museum capture your imagination. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Plaka Beach, stop by Naxia Sweet Home, stroll through Maragas Beach, and stop by Kastro.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Naxos trip itinerary maker tool.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Villasimius to Naxos in 10.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Villasimius to Naxos. Traveling from Villasimius in July, you will find days in Naxos are little chillier (34°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (26°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Naxos

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Portara ©
Portara
Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach

4
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Step off the beaten path and head to Santo Winery and Venetsanos Winery. Museum-lovers will get to explore S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery and Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop. The adventure continues: stroll through Perivolos, explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, and steep yourself in history at Ancient Thera.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Fira online trip itinerary builder.

Ride a ferry from Naxos to Fira in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July in Fira, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Wineries Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Pyrgos, Kamari, Oia, Perivolos, Venetsanos Winery
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery
Venetsanos Winery ©
Venetsanos Winery

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens and then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Athens online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Fira to Athens takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. July in Athens sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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