8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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Athens, Greece
— 1 night
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Akrotiri, Greece
— 1 night
3
Sofia, Bulgaria
— 1 day
4
Rimini, Italy
— 1 day
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Porto, Portugal
— 1 night

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 16th (Tue), stop by Plaka, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary planner.

Curitiba, Brazil to Athens is an approximately 21-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Curitiba to Athens. Traveling from Curitiba in July, things will get much hotter in Athens: highs are around 38°C and lows about 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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Akrotiri, Greece

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore by horseback at Experience Horse Riding, enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, and finally delve into the distant past at Akrotiri.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Akrotiri holiday builder app.

You can fly from Athens to Akrotiri in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. When traveling from Athens in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Akrotiri, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sofia.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri

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Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia ©
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
On the 19th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then take in the awesome beauty at Vitosha Mountain.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Sofia day trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Akrotiri to Sofia in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Akrotiri in July, Sofia is little chillier at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rimini.

Things to do in Sofia

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
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Vitosha Mountain ©
Vitosha Mountain
Room Escape Games
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral

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Rimini, Italy

Rimini ©
A popular resort town on Italy's east coast, Rimini has been an inhabited settlement since prehistoric times.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagno Egisto 38, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa del Sol, and then kick back and relax at Bagni 117 Alba D'Oro.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Rimini trip itinerary builder site.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Sofia to Rimini in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sofia to Rimini. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rimini when traveling from Sofia in July, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Rimini

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Riccione
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Playa del Sol ©
Playa del Sol
Bagno Egisto 38 ©
Bagno Egisto 38

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Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): look for gifts at Livraria Lello, take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), contemplate the waterfront views at Douro River, take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, then take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, and finally appreciate the history behind Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular. Here are some ideas for day two: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Porto journey builder app.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Rimini to Porto in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rimini to Porto due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Rimini in July: high temperatures in Porto hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Tours · Nature
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Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Room Escape Games

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