59 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

59 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

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Fly
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Costa Adeje, Spain
— 1 night
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Drive to Tenerife South Airport, Fly to Banjul International Airport, Drive to Bakau
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Bakau, Gambia
— 1 day
Fly to Bamako, Drive to Djenne
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Djenne, Mali
— 1 day
Drive to Ouagadougou, Fly to Capetown
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Cape Town, South Africa
— 6 nights
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Lilongwe, Malawi
— 1 night
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Zanzibar City, Tanzania
— 2 nights
Ferry to Dar es Salaam, Fly to Nosy-Be
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Nosy Be, Madagascar
— 1 night
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Antananarivo, Madagascar
— 1 night
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Praslin Island, Seychelles
— 2 nights
Ferry
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La Digue Island, Seychelles
— 2 nights
Ferry to Praslin, Fly to Cairo
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Giza, Egypt
— 4 nights
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Abu Simbel, Egypt
— 1 night
Fly to Aswan, Train to Luxor
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Luxor, Egypt
— 5 nights
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Tunis, Tunisia
— 3 nights
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Fes, Morocco
— 4 nights
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Zagora, Morocco
— 4 nights
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 5 nights
Drive
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Casablanca, Morocco
— 3 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 1 night
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Nafplio, Greece
— 3 nights
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Costa Adeje, Spain

Whether you're a sophisticated pleasure seeker with the taste for Canarian cuisine and classy shopping, or a nature lover hungry of adventures, you can have it all on a well-balanced Costa Adeje vacation.
On the 2nd (Sun), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Tejita, then take in the awesome beauty at Los Gigantes, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Teide National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): buy something for everyone on your list at Centro Comercial El Mirador, then stroll through Playa del Duque, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and finally get outside with WaterBuggy Fun.

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Tampa, USA to Costa Adeje is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. In February, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bakau.

Things to do in Costa Adeje

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 1 — 3:

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Bakau, Gambia

Nestled at the meeting point of the Gambia River and the Atlantic, the small resort town of Bakau draws visitors with its palm-lined beaches, lively marketplaces, and friendly, welcoming local community.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): stroll through Bijilo Forest Park, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kotu Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Katchikally Crocodile Pool.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bakau day trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Costa Adeje to Bakau with the Route module. When traveling from Costa Adeje in February, plan for much hotter days and about the same nights in Bakau: temperatures range from 92°F by day to 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Djenne.

Things to do in Bakau

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 4 — 5:

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Djenne, Mali

Djenné is a town and an urban commune in the Inland Niger Delta region of central Mali. On the 5th (Wed), explore the ancient world of Jenne-Jeno and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Great Mosque Of Djenne.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Djenne journey planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Bakau to Djenne in 15 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 97°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Djenne

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 5 — 6:

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Cape Town, South Africa

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Franschhoek Motor Museum and Constantia Glen Winery. Take a break from the city and head to Boulders Beach Penguin Colony and Franschhoek Pass. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cape Town: Franschhoek (Eikehof & First South African Perfume Museum), Stony Point Penguin Colony (in Betty's Bay) and Grotto Beach (in Hermanus). There's lots more to do: admire all the interesting features of Cape Point, head off the coast to Robben Island Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fish Hoek Beach, and learn about winemaking at Groot Constantia.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Cape Town trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Djenne to Cape Town in 28 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to South Africa Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Djenne in February; daily highs in Cape Town reach 81°F and lows reach 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Lilongwe.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Outdoors · Wineries · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 6 — 12:

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Lilongwe, Malawi

The capital city of Malawi and its largest, Lilongwe serves as an important center of economy and transportation for the area.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): stroll through Lilongwe Wildlife Centre, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nature Sanctuary, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nkhoma Mountain.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lilongwe road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Lilongwe takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Zanzibar City.

Things to do in Lilongwe

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 13:

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Zanzibar City, Tanzania

Discover a myriad of attractions in Zanzibar City, like its World Heritage-listed historic core, charming beach villages, and the modern neighborhood of Ng'ambo.
We've included these beaches for you: Nungwi Beach and Matemwe Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cultural Arts Gallery and Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Zanzibar City: Uroa Bay (in Uroa) and Baraka Natural Aquarium- Nungwi (in Nungwi). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Christ Church Cathedral, stop by Aromas of Zanzibar, and view the masterpieces at Dr Bulugu Gallery.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Zanzibar City road trip website.

You can fly from Lilongwe to Zanzibar City in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, train, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Lilongwe to Zanzibar City is 1 hour. February in Zanzibar City sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Nosy Be.

Things to do in Zanzibar City

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 13 — 16:

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Nosy Be, Madagascar

Perfume Island

The island of Nosy Be, off the coast of Madagascar, remains the country's premier beach getaway renowned for its tranquil ambience, pristine shoreline, and year-round warm weather.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Passot, ride a horse along Ambaro Ranch, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Nosy Be trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Zanzibar City to Nosy Be in 19.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Nosy Be can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Antananarivo.

Things to do in Nosy Be

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 17:

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Antananarivo, Madagascar

Surrounded by verdant rice paddies, Madagascar's capital and the country's commercial and cultural hub, Antananarivo boasts a rich history and heritage, evident in its numerous historic buildings, colonial-era neighborhoods, and archaeological museums.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambohimanga, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Digue Market, then take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Photographie de Madagascar, and finally don't miss a visit to Maison de Jean Laborde.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Antananarivo sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Nosy Be to Antananarivo in 4 hours. Traveling from Nosy Be in February, things will get slightly colder in Antananarivo: highs are around 81°F and lows about 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Praslin Island.

Things to do in Antananarivo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 17 — 18:

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Praslin Island, Seychelles

Home to some of the Seychelles' finest beaches, Praslin Island offers visitors more than just sand and sea.
Head to Galerie Passerose and Rita's Art Sudio & Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Step out of the city life by going to Anse Lazio and Anse Georgette. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Curieuse Island, look for all kinds of wild species at Cousin, take a peaceful walk through Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, and get outside with Fond Ferdinand.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Praslin Island travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Antananarivo to Praslin Island in 10.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Antananarivo to Praslin Island is 1 hour. Traveling from Antananarivo in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 78°F in Praslin Island. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can catch the ferry to La Digue Island.

Things to do in Praslin Island

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 18 — 21:

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La Digue Island, Seychelles

La Digue Island remains a relatively unknown vacation destination, offering very few tourist facilities and an exotic though largely undeveloped coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Grand Anse, then kick back and relax at Anse Source D'Argent, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse Banane. On the next day, stroll through Anse La Reunion Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Anse Coco Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Anse Grosse Roche Beach.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the La Digue Island itinerary maker app.

Traveling by ferry from Praslin Island to La Digue Island takes an hour. In February, daily temperatures in La Digue Island can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Giza.

Things to do in La Digue Island

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 23:

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Giza, Egypt

Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Get some cultural insight at Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids and Great Sphinx. Head to Ramses Wissa Wassef Art Centre and Sondos Papyrusfor some retail therapy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Giza: Saqqara (Mastaba of Mereruka & Mastaba of Ti) and Meidum Pyramid (in El Wasta). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Giza trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from La Digue Island to Giza in 15 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from La Digue Island to Giza. Traveling from La Digue Island in February, expect nights in Giza to be cooler, around 53°F, while days are little chillier, around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Abu Simbel.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 24 — 28:

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Abu Simbel, Egypt

Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Abu Simbel Temple Complex.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Abu Simbel holiday planner.

Getting from Giza to Abu Simbel by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. Traveling from Giza in February, you will find days in Abu Simbel are somewhat warmer (79°F), and nights are about the same (54°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Abu Simbel

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 28 — 29:
Highlights from your trip

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Luxor, Egypt

A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Le Scarabe Papyrus Museum and Karnak Open Air Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Temple of Karnak and Dendera Temple Complex. Next up on the itinerary: explore the different monuments and memorials at Valley of the Kings, don't miss a visit to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, explore the ancient world of Temple of Seti I, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Imhotep Alabaster Luxor.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Luxor travel planner.

Getting from Abu Simbel to Luxor by combination of flight and train takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Luxor are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Tunis.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 29 — Mar 5:

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Tunis, Tunisia

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The National Bardo Museum and Bab El Bhar. Visit Zitouna Mosque and Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Tunis side-trips: Hammamet (Yasmin Hammamet & Hammamet Beach). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Medina of Tunis, stroll the grounds of North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, appreciate the extensive heritage of Place du 14 Janvier, and see the interesting displays at National military museum.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Tunis trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Luxor to Tunis takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Luxor to Tunis is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Luxor in March, plan for cooler days in Tunis, with highs around 66°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Fes.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 5 — 8:

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Fes, Morocco

Mecca of the West

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
You'll explore and learn at Museum-Theatre, Memory of Ouarzazate and Palais du Tresor. For shopping fun, head to Art D'Argile or Fes Mosaic & Potery. And it doesn't end there: visit Medina of Fez, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and admire the masterpieces at Art Naji.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Fes trip planner.

You can fly from Tunis to Fes in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tunis to Fes is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Tunis in March since evenings lows in Fes dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Zagora.

Things to do in Fes

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 8 — 12:

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Zagora, Morocco

Inextricably linked with the Sahara Desert, Zagora represents a historical stronghold of the Almoravid empire, whose legacy still decorates the surrounding sandy hills.
Visiting Atmospher Erg Chigaga and Tinfou Dunes will get you outdoors. Rock Carvings Nkob Tazzarine and Tamegroute will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and explore the world behind art at Musee des Arts Et Traditions de la Vallee de Draa.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Zagora journey planning site.

Traveling by flight from Fes to Zagora takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Zagora

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 12 — 16:

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Marrakech, Morocco

Red City

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech and Medersa Ben Youssef. Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Balloon Rides. And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Jemaa el-Fna, slough off your stress at Turkish baths, steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace, and take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin Secret.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Marrakech holiday planner.

You can fly from Zagora to Marrakech in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Casablanca.

Things to do in Marrakech

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 21:

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Nature & Wildlife Tours and Temple Beth-El. Popular historic sites such as Hassan II Mosque and Chellah are in your itinerary. Step out of Casablanca with an excursion to Plage Miramar in Mohammedia--about 32 minutes away. It doesn't end there: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Casablanca trip planning app.

You can drive from Marrakech to Casablanca in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Marrakech in March: highs in Casablanca hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Casablanca

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 21 — 24:

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Athens, Greece

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 25th (Wed), take a stroll through Plaka, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Hephaestus, and then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Anafiotika, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Philopappos Hill, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Athens trip builder.

You can fly from Casablanca to Athens in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Casablanca to Athens, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 26:

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Nafplio, Greece

Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
On the 27th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Panaghia, stop by TASTE3, brush up on your military savvy at War Museum of Nafplio, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Ayios Georgios, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Evaggelistria, and finally take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Lion of Bavaria, do a tasting at Kalogris Organic Winery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agia Fotini Mantineias Church, then do a tasting at Ktima Bairaktaris, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Agia Kyriaki Church.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nafplio trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Athens to Nafplio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Athens in March; daily highs in Nafplio reach 57°F and lows reach 37°F. On the 29th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 26 — 29:

Tenerife travel guide

4.1
Water Parks · Beaches · Aquariums
Tenerife is the largest and most populous of the seven Canary Islands. With its abundance of sun-warmed beaches, deep gorges, dramatic cliffs, dense forests, and lush valleys filled with thriving banana plantations, the island offers an impressive variety of things to do: snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing, hiking, and cycling. You can even spelunk in the island’s volcanic caves and tunnels, among the largest in the world. Tenerife is also known for its nightlife, attracting thousands of weekend revelers from nearby European countries. The island is highly urbanized, though there are still pockets where visitors can enjoy the distinctive local culture and sightseeing at a slower pace.

Gambia travel guide

3.6
Nature & Parks · Beaches · Flea Markets
Smiling Coast
The smallest country of mainland Africa, the Gambia consists of the Gambia River valley and the hills that run along its edges. Taking off on a journey down the river during your vacation in Gambia allows you to discover a landscape known worldwide as a bird-watcher's paradise--you might want to keep your binoculars and camera handy at all times. The Atlantic coast boats a number of beach resorts with large hotels and shining sands, while the fishing villages farther inland offer an altogether more rustic and basic take on Gambian charm.

Malawi travel guide

4.2
Mountains · Nature & Parks · Churches
Warm Heart of Africa
To find out how Malawi earned its nickname the "Warm Heart of Africa," just head to one of the country's little villages and ask for a place to stay. The reintroduction of lions in 2012 gave a much-needed boost to Malawi tourism sector, with safaris across the diverse natural landscape increasingly more popular and varied. The Great Rift topography gives the country some of its main scenic features, including one of the continent's largest lakes, a focus of many adventurous Malawi holidays.

Zanzibar Island travel guide

3.8
Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Islands
Unguja
Experience the bustling Zanzibar Island, the financial and economical metropolis of the Zanzibar Archipelago. Most tours of Zanzibar Island start in Zanzibar Town, where centuries of history are on display in Persian bathhouses, street coffee vendors, and the world's last open slave market in Stone Town, the historical center. Beyond that, attractions on Zanzibar Island include numerous archaeological sites dotted across the area.

Madagascar travel guide

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Nature & Parks · National Parks · Scuba & Snorkeling
Red Island
Madagascar deserves its reputation as a nature lover's paradise--around 5 percent of the world's plant and animal species are endemic to this island. Lemurs and rainforests, karst landscapes and rich red soil steal the headlines and remain among tops reasons to take a trip to Madagascar. The cultural diversity of the population also provides plenty of intrigue and interest, with distinctive ceremonies, unusual sports, and a varied cuisine all highlights of active, enriching Madagascan itineraries.

Seychelles travel guide

3.9
Beaches · Islands · Forests
Luxury to please visitors with deep pockets and scenery to astound the eye and warm the soul--that's Seychelles in a nutshell. The coastal areas boast a number of upscale beach resorts, with the fine sands and bright blue sea drawing visitors from distant corners of the world. The matriarchal culture that predominates in most households around the archipelago represents a fascinating cultural quirk to learn about during holidays in Seychelles, while the tropical rhythms of the local Creole folk music set the pace of everyday life.

Greece travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Ruins · History Museums
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.