21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 3 nights
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Rovinj, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Zagreb, Croatia
— Few hours
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Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 5 nights

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Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Get out of town with these interesting Cinque Terre side-trips: Genoa (Boccadasse & Aquarium of Genoa). There's lots more to do: trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church, get into the urban bustle at Vernazza, and step into the grandiose world of Castello Doria.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre itinerary planning site.

Milan to Cinque Terre is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train. August in Cinque Terre sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Rovinj.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa
Boccadasse ©
Boccadasse

2
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Rovinj, Croatia

Rovinj ©

Istrian Venice

Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Town Clock, get to know the fascinating history of Main Street, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Euphemia, then take a stroll through Old Town, then admire the masterpieces at Galerija Brek, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Port of Rovinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Decumanus Street, then steep yourself in history at Porec Old Town, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Euphrasius Basilica, and finally steep yourself in history at Romanesque House.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rovinj tour planning app.

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Rovinj in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train and shuttle. In August in Rovinj, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

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Old Town ©
Old Town
Euphrasius Basilica ©
Euphrasius Basilica
Porec Old Town ©
Porec Old Town

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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Take a break from Plitvice Lakes National Park with a short trip to Nehaj Castle in Senj, about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Veliki Slap, and contemplate the waterfront views at The Lower Lakes.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Plitvice Lakes National Park trip itinerary site.

Drive from Rovinj to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for the bus ride to Zagreb.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Pevalekovi Slapovi ©
Pevalekovi Slapovi
Gavanovac Lake ©
Gavanovac Lake

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Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Zagreb trip maker.

Traveling by bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zagreb takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. August in Zagreb sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. You will leave for Budapest on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Zagreb

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4
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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Budapest day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Zagreb to Budapest takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Prague.

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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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

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 plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Prague trip builder tool.

You can drive from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or fly. When traveling from Budapest in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Prague: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Prague

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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

5
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Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Lake Bled, Spa Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, stroll around Tivoli Park, don't miss a visit to Prešeren Square, and snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Prague to Ljubljana takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Parasailing & Paragliding
Bled Island ©
Bled Island
Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled

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