11 days in Eastern Europe & Vienna Itinerary

11 days in Eastern Europe & Vienna Itinerary

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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
Drive
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic

— 3 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, stroll the grounds of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Prague road trip planning site.

Brussels, Belgium to Prague is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August in Prague, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 28:

Vienna, Austria

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the 29th (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and then examine the collection at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Vienna trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In August in Vienna, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 18°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Bratislava.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 30:

Bratislava, Slovakia

— 1 night

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
On the 30th (Mon), wander the streets of Bratislava Old Town and then browse the exhibits of Devin Castle.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bratislava tour planner.

Getting from Vienna to Bratislava by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 30 — 31:

Budapest, Hungary

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Danube

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, appreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank, then appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and finally take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Budapest online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Bratislava to Budapest in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Budapest, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can fly to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 2:

Dubrovnik, Croatia

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Cavtat Old Town in Cavtat (about 34 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, head off the coast to Lokrum Island, take a stroll through Old Town, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Dubrovnik online holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Dubrovnik takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Dubrovnik is somewhat warmer than Budapest - with highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

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