10 days in Central Europe Itinerary

10 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
2
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— Few hours
3
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Prague trip planner.

San Francisco, USA to Prague is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from San Francisco to Prague due to the time zone difference. In April, Prague is slightly colder than San Francisco - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 15th (Sun), stop by Old Town Souvenirs.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana tour planner.

Getting from Prague to Ljubljana by shuttle takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In April in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

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Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
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.
Get some cultural insight at Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Vienna Naschmarkt and Xocolat. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Hofburg, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Ljubljana to Vienna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a shuttle. In April, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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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.
On the 19th (Thu), appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, thensteep yourself in history at Matthias Church, thenstop by Herend Porcelain - Hadik Shop, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), thenwander the streets of Vaci Street, and finally take a stroll through Andrassy Avenue.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip planner.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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