16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester, United Kingdom
Fly:  6 h
1
Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Kotor, Montenegro
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Tirana, Albania
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
7
Thessaloniki, Greece
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Manchester, United Kingdom

3
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hvar (Franciscan Monastery & Spanjola). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Palazzo di Diocleziano, make a trip to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic), examine the collection at Froggyland, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Split day trip planning website.

Manchester, UK to Split is an approximately 6- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Manchester in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Split: highs are around 32°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Mostar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Hvar, Gaspina mlinica
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Putalj Winery ©
Putalj Winery
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

3
nights
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Venture out of the city with trips to il Monte Della Croce (in Medjugorje) and Kravica (in Studenci). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Old Bridge (Stari Most), don't miss a visit to Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar, take in the views from Crooked Bridge (Kriva Cuprija), and brush up on your military savvy at War Photo Exhibition.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Mostar trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Split to Mostar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. June in Mostar sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Mostar

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

il Monte Della Croce, Kravica
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il Monte Della Croce ©
il Monte Della Croce
Old Bridge (Stari Most) ©
Old Bridge (Stari Most)
Jablanicas Lake ©
Jablanicas Lake

3
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.
Dubrovnik is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Dubrovnik City Walls, explore the galleries of Rector's Palace, step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Dubrovnik trip planner.

You can drive from Mostar to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Mostar in June: highs in Dubrovnik hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Tours Neighborhoods Outdoors
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

1
night
Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor
Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
On the 20th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela, contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor, and then view the masterpieces at Namfleg.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kotor trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in June, Kotor is slightly colder at night with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tirana.

Things to do in Kotor

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela
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Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela ©
R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela
Namfleg ©
Namfleg

1
night
Tirana, Albania

Tirana ©
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Dajti.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Tirana trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Kotor to Tirana in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Tirana are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Tirana

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Dajti
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Dajti ©
Dajti

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Go for a jaunt from Athens to Mycenae to see Archaeological Site Mycenae about 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, don't miss a visit to Ancient Agora of Athens, pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, and wander the streets of Monastiraki.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Athens road trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Tirana to Athens takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Tirana in June, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Site Mycenae
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

1
night
Thessaloniki, Greece

Thessaloniki ©
A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Byzantine Culture, don't miss a visit to White Tower of Thessaloniki, then pause for some photo ops at Arch of Galerius, and finally contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios.

To plan Thessaloniki vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Thessaloniki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Athens in June, Thessaloniki is a bit cooler at night with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Museums Historic Sites
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Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Aristotelous Square ©
Aristotelous Square

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