15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
— Few hours
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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 1 night
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Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 1 night
4
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 1 night
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Kotor, Montenegro
— 1 night
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Decan, Kosovo
— 1 night
8
Butrint, Albania
— 1 night
9
Ohrid, Republic of North Macedonia
— 1 night
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Sofia, Bulgaria
— 1 night
11
Goreme, Turkey
— 1 night
12
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
13
Bucharest, Romania
— 1 night
14
Belgrade, Serbia
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Ljubljana attractions planning tool.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Ljubljana is 1 hour. While traveling from London, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ljubljana, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sarajevo.
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Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo ©
Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): contemplate the long history of Old Sarajevo Clock Tower, contemplate the long history of Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque, steep yourself in history at Vijećnica, admire the masterpieces at Galerija 11/07/95, then steep yourself in history at Sebilj Brunnen (Fountain), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bascarsija Mosque.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sarajevo trip maker.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Ljubljana to Sarajevo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Sarajevo are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Mostar.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Historic Sites · Museums
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Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Galerija 11/07/95 ©
Galerija 11/07/95
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque ©
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque

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Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Bosnaseum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koskin-Mehmed Pasha's Mosque, then snap pictures at Old Bridge (Stari Most), and finally make a trip to Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Mostar online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Sarajevo to Mostar takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sarajevo in July; daily highs in Mostar reach 39°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Split.

Things to do in Mostar

Historic Sites · Museums
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Old Bridge (Stari Most) ©
Old Bridge (Stari Most)
Koskin-Mehmed Pasha's Mosque ©
Koskin-Mehmed Pasha's Mosque
Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar ©

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Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 4th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, then look for all kinds of wild species at Marjan Park, then steep yourself in history at Old Split, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint Domnius.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Split trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Mostar to Split takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Mostar in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Split, with lows of 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
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Old Split ©
Old Split
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park

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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 5th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Fort Lovrijenac, explore the galleries of Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, then don't miss a visit to Pile Gate, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Blaise.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik online route maker.

Drive from Split to Dubrovnik in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fort Lovrijenac ©
Fort Lovrijenac
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum

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Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor ©
Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
On the 6th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Holy Mother Rozaria, pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Rocks, then explore the ancient world of St. Tryphon Cathedral, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kotor road trip planning website.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Kotor, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Decan.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Perast
Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of the Rocks ©
Our Lady of the Rocks
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress
St. Tryphon Cathedral
St. Tryphon Cathedral

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Decan, Kosovo

Decan ©
Deçan or Dečani is a town and municipality located in the Gjakova District of Kosovo. On the 7th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Visoki Decani Monastery.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Decan trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Kotor to Decan by car takes about 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Butrint.

Things to do in Decan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Visoki Decani Monastery ©
Visoki Decani Monastery

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Butrint, Albania

Butrint ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Butrint National Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Butrint travel route tool.

Traveling by car from Decan to Butrint takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Decan to Butrint, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ohrid.

Things to do in Butrint

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Butrint National Park ©
Butrint National Park

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Ohrid, Republic of North Macedonia

Ohrid ©
Located on Lake Ohrid, the town of Ohrid earned the nickname Jerusalem of the Balkans because it was once home to 365 churches.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Ohrid.

Start your trip to Ohrid by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can do a combination of car and shuttle from Butrint to Ohrid in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or drive. Traveling from Butrint to Ohrid, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Butrint in July, expect Ohrid to be slightly colder, temps between 34°C and 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sofia.

Things to do in Ohrid

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lake Ohrid ©
Lake Ohrid

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Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia ©
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
On the 10th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Boyana Church and then admire the striking features of Temple Sveti Nikolay.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Sofia travel route builder website.

You can drive from Ohrid to Sofia in 6 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Ohrid to Sofia, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Sofia are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Boyana Church ©
Boyana Church
Temple Sveti Nikolay ©
Temple Sveti Nikolay

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Goreme, Turkey

Goreme ©
Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled during Roman times.
On the 11th (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley), take in the dramatic natural features at Fairy Chimneys, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Goreme National Park, and finally enjoy unforgettable views with Royal Balloon.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Goreme tour site.

Getting from Sofia to Goreme by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Sofia to Goreme. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Goreme

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley) ©
Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley)
Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park
Fairy Chimneys ©
Fairy Chimneys

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, then admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Historic Areas of Istanbul. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Little Hagia Sophia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, delve into the distant past at Valens Aqueduct, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , then steep yourself in history at Galata Tower, and finally see the interesting displays at Pera Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Istanbul trip planner.

Fly from Goreme to Istanbul in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Goreme in July, expect nights in Istanbul to be a bit warmer, around 23°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Basilica Cistern ©
Basilica Cistern

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Bucharest, Romania

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then contemplate the long history of Stavropoleos Monastery.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bucharest trip planning website.

You can fly from Istanbul to Bucharest in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Bucharest when traveling from Istanbul in July, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Belgrade.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours · Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery

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Belgrade, Serbia

Belgrade ©
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Kalemegdan, wander the streets of Skadarlija, then wander the streets of Knez Mihailova, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crkva Svetog Marka, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sava Temple.

Before you visit Belgrade, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Bucharest to Belgrade takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bucharest to Belgrade, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July in Belgrade, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Belgrade

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Highlights from your plan
St. Sava Temple ©
St. Sava Temple
Skadarlija ©
Skadarlija
Crkva Svetog Marka ©
Crkva Svetog Marka

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