18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Split, Croatia
— 1 night
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Hvar, Croatia
— 1 night
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Tivat Municipality, Montenegro
— 1 night
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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
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Belgrade, Serbia
— 2 nights
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Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
— 1 night
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Istanbul, Turkey
— 5 nights

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Zagreb, Croatia

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 16th (Tue), examine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, and finally make a trip to Tkalciceva. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Maksimir, then wander the streets of Lower Town, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and finally have fun and explore at Museum of Illusions.

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Karachi, Pakistan to Zagreb is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Karachi to Zagreb. In March in Zagreb, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Tours · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)

1
night
Split, Croatia

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): look for gifts at Filigran Split, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Split road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Zagreb to Split takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Zagreb in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Split, with lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Filigran Split ©
Filigran Split

1
night
Hvar, Croatia

Hvar ©

Croatian St. Tropez

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 19th (Fri), get great views at Spanjola, then see the sky in a new way at Fort Napoljun - Napolean, and then admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, use the Hvar trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Split to Hvar takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. March in Hvar sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Hvar

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Fort Napoljun - Napolean ©
Fort Napoljun - Napolean
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

2
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take a stroll through Old Town and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): steep yourself in history at Fort Lovrijenac, learn about all things military at Museum of Croatian War of Independence, then get lost in a book at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and finally take in the waterfront activity at City Harbor.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik trip tool.

Traveling by ferry from Hvar to Dubrovnik takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In March, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Tivat Municipality.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Fort Lovrijenac ©
Fort Lovrijenac

1
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Tivat Municipality, Montenegro

Tivat Municipality
Tiny is size, Tivat Municipality sits in the Bay of Kotor, encompassing several small coastal settlements.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): get outside with Mount Vrmac, step off the mainland to explore Island of Our Lady of Mercy, contemplate the long history of The Palace Bucha, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and finally explore the ancient world of St. Tryphon Cathedral.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tivat Municipality day trip site.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Tivat Municipality by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Tivat Municipality

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

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Mount Vrmac
Mount Vrmac
St. Tryphon Cathedral
St. Tryphon Cathedral
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Jerusalem of Europe

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.
On the 23rd (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Katedrala Sarajevo, examine the collection at Galerija 11/07/95, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally contemplate the long history of Bascarsija. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): make a trip to Sarajevo War Tunnel, examine the collection at War Childhood Museum, contemplate the long history of Sebilj Brunnen (Fountain), then don't miss a visit to Vijećnica, then contemplate the long history of Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museum Of Crimes Against Humanity And Genocide 1992-1995.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sarajevo online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Tivat Municipality to Sarajevo takes 5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Tivat Municipality in March, with highs in Sarajevo at 13°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Belgrade.

Things to do in Sarajevo

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Walking tours
Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque ©
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque

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Belgrade, Serbia

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 25th (Thu): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then steep yourself in history at Kalemegdan, and then make a trip to Skadarlija. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Ada Ciganlija, engage your brain at Nikola Tesla Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sava Temple, then visit Knez Mihailova, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from The Millenary Monument.

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Traveling by flight from Sarajevo to Belgrade takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in March, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Skopje.

Things to do in Belgrade

Tours · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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Kalemegdan ©
Kalemegdan
Ada Ciganlija ©
Ada Ciganlija

1
night

Skopje ©
A melting pot of cultures from Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Yugoslavian rule, Skopje serves as the nation's eclectic capital.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Matka and then take in the exciting artwork at Acanthus Gallery.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Skopje trip planner.

You can drive from Belgrade to Skopje in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Skopje

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping
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Lake Matka ©
Lake Matka
Acanthus Gallery ©
Acanthus Gallery

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©

Queen of Cities

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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia, delve into the distant past at Basilica Cistern, get engrossed in the history at Chora Museum, and hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Istanbul day trip planner.

You can fly from Skopje to Istanbul in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Skopje to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Skopje in March since evenings lows in Istanbul dip to 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Istanbul

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Hagia Sophia ©
Hagia Sophia
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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