44 days in Africa, Europe & Asia Itinerary

44 days in Africa, Europe & Asia Itinerary

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Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Tunis, Tunisia
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Marseille, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
4
Fes, Morocco
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Casablanca, Morocco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
6
Laayoune, Morocco
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
7
Tangier, Morocco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
8
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
9
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
10
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
11
Beirut, Lebanon
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
12
Amman, Jordan
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
13
Jerusalem, Israel
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
14
Cairo, Egypt
— 2 nights
End: Cairo, Egypt

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Tunis, Tunisia

Tunis ©
The Mediterranean port city of Tunis, Tunisia's bustling capital, boasts a vibrant mix of cultures and architectural styles, enchanting visitors with its historical attractions, picturesque beaches, and laidback vibe.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): make a trip to Berber village and then make a trip to Avenue Habib Bourguiba.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Tunis itinerary planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Tunis is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Tunis. Traveling from Cairo in October, expect Tunis to be little chillier, temps between 31°C and 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Tunis

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Boukornine National Park
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Boukornine National Park ©
Boukornine National Park
Avenue Habib Bourguiba
Avenue Habib Bourguiba
The doors of the medina ©
The doors of the medina

5
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore and Trastevere. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and Museo Nazionale Romano - Palazzo Massimo alle Terme. Take a break from Rome with a short trip to Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica in Ostia Antica, about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and make a trip to St. Peter's Square.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Rome tour planning site.

You can fly from Tunis to Rome in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Tunis in October, with highs in Rome at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

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nights
Marseille, France

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Carrieres des Lumieres and Musee Departemental Arles Antique. Visiting Parc National des Calanques and Colorado Provencal will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marseille: Le Sentier des Ocres (in Roussillon), Abbaye de Saint-Hilaire (in Menerbes) and Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer (Horseback Riding Tours, Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, take in the waterfront at Le Vieux Port, and delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre (les Arenes).

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Marseille trip planner.

Getting from Rome to Marseille by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Fes.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Arles, Carrieres des Lumieres, Colorado Provencal, Abbaye de Saint-Hilaire
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Parc National des Calanques ©
Parc National des Calanques
Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau ©
Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres

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nights
Fes, Morocco

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, see the interesting displays at Musee Riad Belghazi, and then admire the local landmark of Palais Dar Pacha Tazi. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Coin Berbere, wander the streets of Medina of Fez, and then examine the collection at Musee des armes.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Fes sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Marseille to Fes takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Marseille in October: highs in Fes hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Casablanca.

Things to do in Fes

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Medina of Fez ©
Medina of Fez
Coin Berbere ©
Coin Berbere

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Casablanca, Morocco

The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Quartier Habous. Step out of the city life by going to Monica Beach and Plage Lalla Meryem. Take a break from Casablanca with a short trip to Mausoleum of Mohammad V in Rabat, about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hassan II Mosque, steep yourself in history at Temple Beth-El, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Moroccan Judaism.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Casablanca vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Fes to Casablanca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. When traveling from Fes in October, plan for slightly colder days in Casablanca, with highs around 30°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Laayoune.

Things to do in Casablanca

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mausoleum of Mohammad V, Monica Beach
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque
Plage Lalla Meryem ©
Plage Lalla Meryem

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Laayoune, Morocco

Laayoune ©
Laayoune is the largest city of the disputed territory of Western Sahara currently administered by Morocco. On the 31st (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Laayoune Grand mosque and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Laayoune visit website.

Fly from Casablanca to Laayoune in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Tangier.

Things to do in Laayoune

Historic Sites
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St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral ©
St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral
Laayoune Grand mosque ©
Laayoune Grand mosque

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Tangier, Morocco

Tangier ©
Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
On the 1st (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Ba Kacem Beach, admire the masterpieces at Fondation Lorin, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Playa Blanca, and finally make a trip to Punta Malabata. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Tangier Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Bouhendia Beach, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gran Mezquita de Tanger, and finally don't miss a visit to Musee de la Kasbah.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tangier trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Laayoune to Tangier in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Tangier sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Tangier

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Ba Kacem Beach ©
Ba Kacem Beach
Playa Blanca ©
Playa Blanca
Tangier Beach ©
Tangier Beach

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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Musee du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac and Sainte-Chapelle. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Seine River. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, wander the streets of Le Marais, make a trip to Pont Alexandre III, and admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planning app.

Getting from Tangier to Paris by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tangier to Paris due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Tangier in November, with highs in Paris at 12°C and lows at 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee de l'Orangerie ©
Musee de l'Orangerie

4
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get a sense of the local culture at Anne Frank House and The Jordaan. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Canals area and Zaanse Schans. Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: World Heritage Kinderdijk (in Kinderdijk) and Rotterdam Centraal Station (in Rotterdam). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, see the interesting displays at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, stroll around Vondelpark, and contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam tour planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Zaanse Schans, Canals area, World Heritage Kinderdijk, Rotterdam Centraal Station
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Our Saviour's Church and Louisiana Museum of Modern Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Frederiksborg Castle and Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Go for a jaunt from Copenhagen to Hillerod to see Frederiksborg Slotskirke about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Christiansborg Slot, take a leisurely stroll along Nyhavn, contemplate the long history of Rosenborg Castle, and wander the streets of Stroeget.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Copenhagen tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to Copenhagen by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Amsterdam in November, plan for slightly colder days in Copenhagen, with highs around 9°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Beirut.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Hillerod, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
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Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art ©
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Our Saviour's Church ©
Our Saviour's Church

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Beirut, Lebanon

Beirut ©
Sitting on the Mediterranean coast, Beirut, the country's capital and largest city, has plenty of appeal itself, as well as offering a convenient base for exploring the country's other sights and cities.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Temples of Baalbek and Villa Audi Mosaic Museum. Step out of the city life by going to White Beach and Iris Beach Club Damour. Explore Beirut's surroundings by going to Baalbek Roman Ruins (in Baalbeck), Joining Beach (in Batroun) and Chir Bay (in Jiyeh). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Zaitunay Bay and see the interesting displays at Banque Du Liban Museum.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Beirut vacation maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Beirut takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Copenhagen to Beirut, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Copenhagen in November: high temperatures in Beirut hover around 28°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Amman.

Things to do in Beirut

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Baalbeck, Iris Beach Club Damour, White Beach, Joining Beach, Chir Bay
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Temples of Baalbek ©
Temples of Baalbek
Baalbek Roman Ruins ©
Baalbek Roman Ruins
Monastery of St. Maron Annaya ©
Monastery of St. Maron Annaya

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Amman, Jordan

Amman ©
Jordan's capital city, Amman spreads across 19 hills and includes many distinct districts, each with their own historical and cultural marvels.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Nebo, thenwander the streets of Nabad Art Gallery, and then delve into the distant past at Jerash Ruins. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Roman Amphitheater, thenexplore the ancient world of The Citadel, and then get a new perspective on nature at National Archaeological Museum.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Amman online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Beirut to Amman takes 5 hours. Traveling from Beirut in November, things will get slightly colder in Amman: highs are around 24°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Jerash Ruins, Mount Nebo
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Jerash Ruins ©
Jerash Ruins
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Mount Nebo ©
Mount Nebo

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Jerusalem, Israel

Jerusalem ©
Few places in the world boast such a long history and such a rich multiethnic culture as Jerusalem, a city sacred to Jews, Muslims, and Christians.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Old City of Jerusalem and Neve Tzedek. Get some cultural insight at Tayelet and Walking tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Tel Aviv (Art Quest - Club Allenby 28 & Old Tel Aviv Port Area) and Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, contemplate the long history of Mt of Olives, get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, and take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of Gethsemane.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Jerusalem trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Amman to Jerusalem takes 4.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Amman in November; daily highs in Jerusalem reach 29°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Tel Aviv
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Old City of Jerusalem ©
Old City of Jerusalem
Tayelet ©
Tayelet
Jaffa Old City ©
Jaffa Old City

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Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©
More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza and then explore the ancient world of Giza Plateau. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids and then appreciate the history behind Great Sphinx.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairo trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Jerusalem to Cairo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Giza
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Giza Plateau ©
Giza Plateau
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

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