16 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

16 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Start: Washington DC, United States
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
4
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
Train:  4 h 15 min
5
Moscow, Russia
— 1 night
Fly:  14 h
End: Washington DC, United States

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, take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and admire the striking features of Prague Astronomical Clock.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Prague trip maker app.

Washington DC, USA to Prague is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in November, expect Prague to be little chillier, temps between 46°F and 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

3
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.
Krakow is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, hunt for treasures at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, and visit Stare Miasto.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Krakow trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Krakow takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. November in Krakow sees daily highs of 47°F and lows of 34°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Cracow Shooting Academy ©
Cracow Shooting Academy
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal 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: admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Budapest route planner.

Fly from Krakow to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Budapest sees daily highs of 50°F and lows of 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Spas Museums
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, examine the collection at The Bath Block, take a tour of Cruiser Aurora, and get engrossed in the history at Grand Peterhof Palace.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the St. Petersburg day trip planning app.

You can fly from Budapest to St. Petersburg in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Budapest to St. Petersburg is 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Budapest in November, with highs in St. Petersburg at 37°F and lows at 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Moscow.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Russian Museum ©
Russian Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

1
night
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 21st (Sat), admire the masterpieces at State Tretyakov Gallery, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Saint Basil's Cathedral, and then steep yourself in history at Red Square.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Moscow trip planner.

Getting from St. Petersburg to Moscow by train takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 34°F in November, and nighttime lows around 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Moscow

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Red Square ©
Red Square
State Tretyakov Gallery ©
State Tretyakov Gallery
Saint Basil's Cathedral ©
Saint Basil's Cathedral

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