17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Ljubljana, Slovenia
+2
Shuttle + Fly + Subway:  6 h 45 min
1
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  6 h
2
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Budva, Montenegro
— 3 nights
+4
Bus + Foot + Train + Foot + Fly:  7 h 15 min
4
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Zadar, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
End: Ljubljana, Slovenia

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Acropolis of Athens and Ancient Agora of Athens. Take a break from the city and head to Mount Lycabettus and Glyfada Beach. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, examine the collection at Museum of Greek Folk Musical Instruments, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, and admire the landmark architecture of Parthenon.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Athens online trip builder.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Athens is an approximately 7- hour combination of shuttle, flight, and subway. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ljubljana to Athens. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, expect Athens to be a bit warmer, temps between 38°C and 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lapad and City Harbor. Get some cultural insight at Dubrovnik City Walls and Old Town. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, head off the coast to Lokrum Island, and get engrossed in the history at War Photo Limited.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik travel route planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Athens to Dubrovnik takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Dubrovnik is minus 1 hour. In July, Dubrovnik is a bit cooler than Athens - with highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Budva.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lapad ©
Lapad

3
nights
Budva, Montenegro

Budva ©
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
On the 23rd (Sat), don't miss a visit to City Walls, then pause for some serene contemplation at R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Kotor. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Citadel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Punta Church, then contemplate the long history of Altstadt (Old Town) Budva, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ploce Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Budva itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Budva in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Budva, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Budva

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotor, Ploce Beach, R.K.C. Gospa od Škrpjela, Castle Of San Giovanni
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City Walls ©
City Walls
Castle Of San Giovanni
Castle Of San Giovanni
Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor

4
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Straza Bled and Tivoli Park. Get in touch with nature at Lake Bled and Vintgar Gorge. Step out of Ljubljana with an excursion to Bled Castle in Bled--about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and make a trip to Prešeren Square.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip planner.

Do a combination of bus, train, and flight from Budva to Ljubljana in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Budva in July, with highs in Ljubljana at 32°C and lows at 17°C. On the 29th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Zadar.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge
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Straza Bled ©
Straza Bled
Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

1
night
Zadar, Croatia

Zadar
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Zadar vacation planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Zadar in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, expect nights in Zadar to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. On the 30th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Zadar

Outdoors Tours Parks

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