20 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

20 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  9 h 15 min
1
Moscow, Russia
— 1 day
Train:  4 h 15 min
2
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
5
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
7
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
8
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: New Delhi, India

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day
Moscow, Russia

Moscow ©
Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
On the 2nd (Tue), don't miss a visit to Lenin's Mausoleum, steep yourself in history at Red Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Basil's Cathedral, and finally explore the world behind art at State Tretyakov Gallery.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Moscow trip itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Moscow is an approximately 9.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Moscow. Traveling from New Delhi in June, expect Moscow to be much colder, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

Historic Sites Museums
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Red Square ©
Red Square
Saint Basil's Cathedral ©
Saint Basil's Cathedral
State Tretyakov Gallery ©
State Tretyakov Gallery

3
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum, examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, step off the mainland to explore Yelagin Island, and contemplate the long history of Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read St. Petersburg trip itinerary app.

Getting from Moscow to St. Petersburg by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. June in St. Petersburg sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

2
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at St. Olaf’s Church, stop by Tallinn Old Town, catch a live event at Linnahall, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Peapiiskopi Kirik, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali, and finally take some stellar pictures from Viewing Point Kohtuotsa. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Tallinna Teletorn, admire the masterpieces at Kumu Art Museum, then walk around Kadriorg Park, and finally steep yourself in history at Toompea Hill.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tallinn trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from St. Petersburg to Tallinn in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Tallinn due to the time zone difference. June in Tallinn sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
St. Olaf’s Church ©
St. Olaf’s Church

2
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): browse the fresh offerings at Fish Market, then take in nature's colorful creations at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Gdansk coast Boulevard (Wybrzeze Gdanskie), admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Culture and Science, then pause for some photo ops at Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, then get your game on at Horror House - Interactive Fear Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Warsaw day trip planner.

Getting from Tallinn to Warsaw by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Tallinn to Warsaw is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Tallinn in June, you will find days in Warsaw are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town
Walking tours

2
nights
Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle, steep yourself in history at Wawel Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to St. Mary's Basilica, and finally get your game on at Axe Nation - axe throwing club Krakow. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, browse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), enjoy breathtaking views from Museum of Krakow Town Hall Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Bazylika i Klasztor Franciszkanow, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reformed Tempel Synagogue (Synagoga Tempel).

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Krakow tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Warsaw to Krakow by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Tours Fun & Games
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Axe Nation - axe throwing club Krakow ©
Axe Nation - axe throwing club Krakow
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square

3
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague
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 plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue.

To find more things to do and tourist information, go to the Prague trip app.

You can fly from Krakow to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. June in Prague sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, and admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Budapest trip planner.

Drive from Prague to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Prague in June, you will find days in Budapest are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Spas
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
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.
On the 18th (Thu), take a stroll through Old Town, admire the striking features of Franjevacki Crkva Male Brace, and then steep yourself in history at Dubrovnik City Walls. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Pile Gate, then step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, then steep yourself in history at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and finally examine the collection at War Photo Limited.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Dubrovnik takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Budapest in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Dubrovnik, with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 19:
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

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