48 days in Dubai & Europe Itinerary

48 days in Dubai & Europe Itinerary

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 2 nights
2
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Cortona, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Cinque Terre, Italy
— 4 nights
6
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Bellagio, Italy
— 2 nights
8
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
9
Sorrento, Italy
— 3 nights
10
Lecce, Italy
— 4 nights
11
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
12
Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
13
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
14
Paros, Greece
— 2 nights
15
Oia, Greece
— 4 nights
16
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
17
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— Few hours

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Fountain. On the 24th (Sat), admire the striking features of Burj Khalifa, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at The Dubai Mall, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): ponder the design of The Dubai Fountain.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Dubai road trip planning website.

Brisbane, Australia to Dubai is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Brisbane to Dubai. In August, Dubai is much hotter than Brisbane - with highs of °C and lows of °C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Rome.

Things to do in Dubai

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Shopping
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Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo ©
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Pantheon, Piazza di Spagna, Spanish Steps, and other attractions. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Rome online trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Dubai to Rome in 9 hours. Traveling from Dubai to Rome, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Dubai in August: highs in Rome hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Thu) before leaving for Cortona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Cortona, Italy

Cortona ©
The hilltop town of Cortona gained international attention as the subject of the 2003 film "Under the Tuscan Sun." With the Chiana Valley and Lake Trasimeno as its backdrop, Cortona is one of Tuscany's hotspots for art and culture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Villa Bramasole as well as Piazza della Repubblica. Get some cultural insight at Eremo Le Celle and Leaning Tower of Pisa.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cortona trip builder app.

Getting from Rome to Cortona by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Cortona

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Eremo Le Celle ©
Eremo Le Celle
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Villa Bramasole ©
Villa Bramasole

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nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Piazza del Duomo, Piazza della Signoria and Piazza Santo Spirito.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Cortona to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Museo Ferrari
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Museo Ferrari ©
Museo Ferrari
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

4
nights
Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Take a break from Cinque Terre with a short trip to Portovenere in Porto Venere, about 1h 5 min away. There's more to do: get into the urban bustle at Vernazza.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Florence to Cinque Terre in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. September in Cinque Terre sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Portovenere
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Portovenere ©
Portovenere
Vernazza ©
Vernazza

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nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
You've now added Autodromo Nazionale Monza to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: bet on your favorite at Autodromo Nazionale Monza.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September in Milan, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can take a train to Bellagio.
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Autodromo Nazionale Monza ©
Autodromo Nazionale Monza

2
nights
Bellagio, Italy

Bellagio ©
Known as the pearl of Lake Como for its luxury accommodations, high-end shops, and fine dining options, Bellagio serves as the lake's premiere resort town.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Villa Carlotta. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Villa Carlotta.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Bellagio online attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Milan to Bellagio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daytime highs in Bellagio are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Bellagio

Parks Museums

Side Trip

Villa Carlotta
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Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta

3
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip site.

Traveling by car from Bellagio to Venice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sorrento.
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Ponte di Rialto ©
Ponte di Rialto

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nights
Sorrento, Italy

Sorrento ©
A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
You've now added Parco Acheologico di Ercolano to your itinerary.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sorrento road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Sorrento takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and subway; or drive. Traveling from Venice in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sorrento, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Lecce.

Things to do in Sorrento

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
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Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano

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nights
Lecce, Italy

Lecce ©
Known as the Florence of the South, Lecce is distinguished for its elaborate Baroque monuments.
You've added Citta Vecchia - Bari, Centro Storico di Monopoli, Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lecce road trip site.

You can drive from Sorrento to Lecce in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, train, and flight; or do a combination of subway and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Sorrento in September since evenings lows in Lecce dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Lecce

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Centro Storico di Monopoli, I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site, Citta Vecchia - Bari, Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare, Centro Storico Otranto
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Centro Storico Otranto ©
Centro Storico Otranto
Centro Storico di Monopoli ©
Centro Storico di Monopoli
I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site ©

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nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lokrum Island, Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar and Kravica. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Dubrovnik City Walls and Fort Lovrijenac. There's more to do: take a stroll through Old Town.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik holiday builder site.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Lecce to Dubrovnik in 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Split.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kravica, Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

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Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Krka National Park. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palazzo di Diocleziano and Riva Harbor. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Historic City of Trogir and Old Split.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Split planner.

Traveling by car from Dubrovnik to Split takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. September in Split sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Krka National Park, Historic City of Trogir
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir

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nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Monastiraki Flea Market, Plateia Syntagmatos and Acropolis of Athens.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens trip planner.

Fly from Split to Athens in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Split to Athens. Traveling from Split in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Athens, with lows of °C. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Paros.

Things to do in Athens

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Monastiraki Flea Market
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka
Ermou Street ©
Ermou Street

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Paros, Greece

Paros ©
Long ignored by tourists because of its reputation as a plain ferry hub, Paros today serves as one of the Aegean's major holiday destinations, luring travelers with its fashionable resort towns and quaint mountain villages.
Old Port of Naoussa has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): take in the waterfront activity at Old Port of Naoussa. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Lefkes and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kolymbithres Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Paros online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Athens to Paros by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Oia.

Things to do in Paros

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
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Kolymbithres Beach ©
Kolymbithres Beach
Lefkes ©
Lefkes
Old Port of Naoussa ©
Old Port of Naoussa

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Oia, Greece

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Oia's Main Street, Amoudi Bay, The castle of St Nicholas, and other attractions. Change things up with a short trip to Akrotiri in Akrotiri (about 46 minutes away).

Discover how to plan a Oia trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Paros to Oia in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Oia can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Barcelona.

Things to do in Oia

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia's Main Street, Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Playa de La Barceloneta, Las Ramblas, Casa Batllo, and other attractions you added. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like El Barri Gòtic and Casa Mila - La Pedrera. There's more to do: walk around Parc Guell and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Oia to Barcelona takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. October in Barcelona sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planning app.

Getting from Barcelona to Edinburgh by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Barcelona in October, expect Edinburgh to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. You will leave for home on the 9th (Wed).

Things to do in Edinburgh

Nightlife Outdoors Tours
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