17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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17 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
2
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Train:  6 h
5
Bled, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
6
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Zagreb, Croatia
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 45 min
8
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
9
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
10
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 1 night
Ferry:  3 h 45 min
11
Hvar, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
12
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
13
Trogir, Croatia
— 1 night
+3
Ferry + Foot + Bus + Fly:  8 h 45 min
14
Krakow, Poland
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Cairo, Egypt

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day
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 17th (Wed), stop by Arioso, make a splash at Palatinus Strandfürdő, and then steep yourself in history at Halaszbastya.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest vacation site.

Cairo, Egypt to Budapest is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Cairo in August; daily highs in Budapest reach 32°C and lows reach 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Palatinus Strandfürdő ©
Palatinus Strandfürdő
Arioso ©
Arioso

1
night
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stop by Koralkovy svet, stop by Obchod v Muzeu, then get to know the fascinating history of Bratislava Old Town, and finally look for gifts at Aupark Shopping Center.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bratislava trip maker site.

Getting from Budapest to Bratislava by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Bratislava can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town
Obchod v Muzeu ©
Obchod v Muzeu
Aupark Shopping Center ©
Aupark Shopping Center

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): stop by Altmann & Kühne and then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Vienna road trip app.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Vienna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Shopping
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Altmann & Kühne ©
Altmann & Kühne

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 Castle and Prague Astronomical Clock will appeal to history buffs. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Artel and Pražská Čokoláda - Nerudova. It doesn't end there: admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral and stop by La Formaggeria Gran Moravia.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Prague trip planner.

Getting from Vienna to Prague by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. August in Prague sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. On the 22nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bled.

Things to do in Prague

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock

1
night
Bled, Slovenia

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bled.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bled day trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Prague to Bled takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled

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night
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 24th (Wed), stop by SMILE Concept Store, then stop by Chocolate store Cukrcek, then look for gifts at BTC City, and finally look for gifts at MojaCokolada.Si.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 24:
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MojaCokolada.Si ©
MojaCokolada.Si
SMILE Concept Store ©
SMILE Concept Store
BTC City ©
BTC City

1
night
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): look for gifts at Vinoteka Vintesa and then take a stroll through Upper Town (Gornji Grad).

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Zagreb day trip tool.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Zagreb in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. August in Zagreb sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mostar.

Things to do in Zagreb

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
Vinoteka Vintesa ©
Vinoteka Vintesa

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night
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
On the 26th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Kajtaz House, don't miss a visit to Old Bridge (Stari Most), and then explore the activities along Neretva River.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Mostar trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Zagreb to Mostar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Zagreb in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Mostar: highs are around 39°C and lows about 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Mostar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Old Bridge (Stari Most) ©
Old Bridge (Stari Most)
Kajtaz House ©
Kajtaz House
Neretva River ©
Neretva River

1
night
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 27th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Galerija 11/07/95 and then raise your glass at Ma Jaba Bar.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sarajevo trip maker website.

You can take a train from Mostar to Sarajevo in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Mostar in August, with highs in Sarajevo at 33°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Nightlife Museums
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 27:
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Galerija 11/07/95 ©
Galerija 11/07/95
Ma Jaba Bar ©
Ma Jaba Bar

1
night
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 28th (Sun), head off the coast to Lokrum Island, then steep yourself in history at Dubrovnik City Walls, and then look for gifts at Kokula Art and Craft Shop.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Dubrovnik road trip site.

Traveling by car from Sarajevo to Dubrovnik takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Dubrovnik when traveling from Sarajevo in August, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Kokula Art and Craft Shop ©
Kokula Art and Craft Shop

1
night
Hvar, Croatia

Hvar ©
The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
On the 29th (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Pakleni Otoci.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Hvar journey maker tool.

Ride a ferry from Dubrovnik to Hvar in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. August in Hvar sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Pakleni Otoci ©
Pakleni Otoci

1
night
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 30th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Split tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Hvar to Split in 1.5 hours. In August in Split, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Trogir.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 29 — 30:
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano

1
night
Trogir, Croatia

Trogir ©
A small Dalmatian town dating back to the Hellenistic period, Trogir represents a melting pot of Greek, Roman, and Venetian influences.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Historic City of Trogir.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Trogir driving holiday planner.

Drive from Split to Trogir in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Trogir

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): look for gifts at Galeria Krakowska, look for gifts at Asortyment Shop, then contemplate the long history of Wawel Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, and finally look for gifts at Kacper Ryx Historical Shop.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Krakow road trip website.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Trogir to Krakow in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Trogir in August, things will get a bit cooler in Krakow: highs are around 29°C and lows about 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Galeria Krakowska ©
Galeria Krakowska

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