17 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

17 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 4 nights
2
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 2 nights
3
Krka National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
4
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
5
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
6
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
7
Kotor, Montenegro
— 3 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Bled (Lake Bled, Bled Island, &more), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, make a trip to Prešeren Square, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana sightseeing planner.

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 moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from London in June, expect nights in Ljubljana to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna, Vintgar Gorge
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Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

2
nights
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Step out of Plitvice Lakes National Park with an excursion to Nehaj Castle in Senj--about 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Plitvice Lakes National Park, admire the sheer force of Sastavci, explore the activities along The Lower Lakes, and take in the dramatic natural features at Veliki Prstavac.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Plitvice Lakes National Park day trip planning site.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Krka National Park.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Nehaj Castle
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Sastavci ©
Sastavci
Veliki Prstavac ©
Veliki Prstavac

1
night
Krka National Park, Croatia

Krka National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Visovac Monastery and then explore the striking landscape of Krka National Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Krka National Park visit app.

Traveling by car from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Krka National Park takes 2.5 hours. June in Krka National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Krka National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Krka National Park
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Krka National Park ©
Krka National Park
Visovac Monastery ©
Visovac Monastery

2
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church Of St. Roch, pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Roko, thentake an in-depth tour of Etnografski muzej Split, and finally contemplate the long history of Palazzo di Diocleziano. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Froggyland and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Split day trip planner.

Drive from Krka National Park to Split in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Split can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Mostar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

2
nights
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar, don't miss a visit to Mehmed Karadoz Moschee, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koskin-Mehmed Pasha's Mosque, and finally take in the views from Old Bridge (Stari Most).

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Mostar driving holiday planning tool.

Getting from Split to Mostar by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. June in Mostar sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Mostar

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kravica
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Old Bridge (Stari Most) ©
Old Bridge (Stari Most)
Kravica ©
Kravica
Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar ©
Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar

2
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.
On the 1st (Wed), take a stroll through Old Town and then head off the coast to Lokrum Island. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Franjevacki Crkva Male Brace, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dubrovnik trip maker app.

Drive from Mostar to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Mostar in June: highs in Dubrovnik hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Tours Outdoors
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls

3
nights
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.
Lake Skadar has been added to your itinerary. Step out of Kotor with an excursion to Blue Grotto in Luštica--about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Kotor Old City, admire the landmark architecture of St. Tryphon Cathedral, make a trip to City Government Building, and take a leisurely stroll along Porto Montenegro.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Kotor trip planner.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Kotor when traveling from Dubrovnik in July, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Castle Of San Giovanni, Our Lady of the Rocks, Blue Grotto, Lake Skadar, Porto Montenegro
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Our Lady of the Rocks ©
Our Lady of the Rocks
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old City
St. Tryphon Cathedral
St. Tryphon Cathedral

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