16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly to Bilbao, Bus to Burgos
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Burgos, Spain
— 1 day
Drive
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Meribel, France
— 2 nights
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Drive to Chambéry-Savoie Airport, Fly to Falcone–Borsellino Airport, Drive to Agrigento
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Agrigento, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Palermo, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly
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Corfu Town, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly
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Agios Nikolaos, Greece
— 2 nights
Taxi to Heraklion, Ferry to Naxos
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Naxos, Greece
— 2 nights
Ferry to Mykonos New Port, Fly to Johannesburg

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Burgos, Spain

Burgos is a city in northern Spain and the historic capital of Castile. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Nicolas de Bari, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral De Burgos, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capilla de Los Condestables, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ermita de San Pantaleon de Losa.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Burgos trip builder.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Burgos is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Johannesburg in December, expect Burgos to be much colder, temps between 7°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Meribel.

Things to do in Burgos

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 15 — 16:

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Meribel, France

On the 16th (Mon), hit the slopes at Snowdlight Ski School and then explore the historical opulence of Fort des Tetes et non fort du chateau. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Piste des Inuits, then hit the slopes at La Piste des Animaux, then see the winter wonderland with SnowLimits Ski School, and finally look for gifts at Farto Meribel Mottaret.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Meribel online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Burgos to Meribel takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. December in Meribel sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Agrigento.

Things to do in Meribel

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 16 — 18:

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Agrigento, Italy

Valley of the Temples

Historically one of ancient Greece's leading cities, Sicily's Agrigento is home to the seven monumental temples that make up the well-preserved Valley of the Temples.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Orientata Foce del Fiume Platani and then explore the historical opulence of Castello dei Chiaramonte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Castello Manfredonico o Castello di Mussomeli, kick back and relax at Spiaggia at Siculiana Marittima, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa San Nicola, and finally stop by Panificio Dalli Cardillo.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Agrigento trip itinerary builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Meribel to Agrigento. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Meribel in December: high temperatures in Agrigento hover around 19°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Palermo.

Things to do in Agrigento

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 19 — 20:

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Palermo, Italy

The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): examine the collection at Palazzo Asmundo Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Inferiore della Cappella Palatina, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nobile e Monumentale Chiesa dell'Immacolata Concezione al Capo, then steep yourself in history at Palazzo Branciforte, then pause for some serene contemplation at Oratorio del Rosario di San Domenico, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Church and Monastery of Santa Caterina d'Alessandria. Keep things going the next day: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then make a trip to Chiostro dei Benedettini, then take in the exciting artwork at Via delle Absidi, and finally take a stroll around Castello di Carini.

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Traveling by car from Agrigento to Palermo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 20 — 22:

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Corfu Town, Greece

Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): view the masterpieces at Tsami Ceramics, explore the striking landscape at Kaiser's Throne, take in the exciting artwork at Emporion D'artes, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Spiridon, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Icon Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Casa Parlante, then admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, then step off the mainland to explore Pontikonisi, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Agia Paraskevi Monastery.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Corfu Town trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Palermo to Corfu Town takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Palermo to Corfu Town. December in Corfu Town sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Agios Nikolaos.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 22 — 24:

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Agios Nikolaos, Greece

A tour of Agios Nikolaos leads visitors through charming neighborhoods with white washed houses, squares with taverns, steep pedestrian streets, and sea as a backdrop, ideal for exploration on foot.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Analipsi, take a memorable tour with Tours, then pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Georgios Monastery, and finally get to know the resident critters at Amazonas Park. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Panagias Keras Church, delve into the distant past at Lato, then explore the fascinating underground world of Milatos Cave, then have some family-friendly fun at Sissi Mini Golf, and finally stop by Luxurious Furs.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Agios Nikolaos online trip maker.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Agios Nikolaos in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Agios Nikolaos

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 24 — 26:

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Naxos, Greece

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.
On the 27th (Fri), take a peaceful walk through Alyko Dimou Naxou, take in the exciting artwork at Fish & Olive, then look for gifts at Naxia Gi, and finally view the masterpieces at Aelia Art Gallery. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Eggares Olive Press Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Drossiani Church, then take in the awesome beauty at Zas Mountain, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Aperathitissa, and finally explore the ancient world of Ancient Sanctuary at Flerio Water Spring.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Naxos itinerary maker tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Agios Nikolaos to Naxos in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of flight and taxi. In December in Naxos, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naxos

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 28: