24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
2
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 3 nights
3
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 4 nights
4
Tirana, Albania
— 1 night
5
Budva, Montenegro
— 1 night
6
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 4 nights
7
Sofia, Bulgaria
— 2 nights
8
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
— 2 nights

5
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Book Cafe - Lotz Terem and Herend Porcelain - Hadik Shop. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Balna and Arioso. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Budapest itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Budapest is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Budapest, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Singapore in September: highs in Budapest hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Budapest

Shopping Historic Sites Spas
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bascarsija and Vijećnica. Get some historical perspective at Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel in Sarajevo and Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque. The adventure continues: browse the different shops at Sarajevo City Center, look for gifts at DiVina, and contemplate the long history of Sebilj Brunnen (Fountain).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sarajevo online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Budapest to Sarajevo in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In September, daily temperatures in Sarajevo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Shopping Historic Sites
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Sarajevo City Center ©
Sarajevo City Center
Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Vijećnica ©
Vijećnica

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 discover tucked-away gems like Vintgar Gorge and Galerija Emporium. Head to BTC City and MojaCokolada.Sifor plenty of shopping. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Bled (Lake Bled & Bled Castle). There's more to do: stop by Centro Commerciale Maxi.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Sarajevo to Ljubljana in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time for travel to Tirana.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trips

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

1
night
Tirana, Albania

Tirana ©
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): look for gifts at City park, stop by Artistic Jewellery Pirro, thenstop by Tirana East Gate, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Et`hem Bey Mosque, and finally get engrossed in the history at Muzeu Historik Kombetar.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tirana road trip site.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Ljubljana to Tirana in 8 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ljubljana in September: high temperatures in Tirana hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Budva.

Things to do in Tirana

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

City park
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City park ©
City park
Et`hem Bey Mosque ©
Et`hem Bey Mosque
Tirana East Gate ©
Tirana East Gate

1
night
Budva, Montenegro

Budva
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Kotor Old City, thenget to know the fascinating history of Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress, and then contemplate the long history of Citadel.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Budva tour itinerary maker app.

Getting from Tirana to Budva by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. In September in Budva, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Budva

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kotor
Highlights from your plan
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old City
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress
Kotor Old Town City Walls & Fortress
Citadel
Citadel

4
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cavtat Old Town and War Photo Limited. Get some historical perspective at Dubrovnik City Walls and The Franciscan Church and Monastery. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Old Town, stop by Clara Stones, step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, and enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Budva to Dubrovnik in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Budva in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Dubrovnik, with lows around °C. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sofia.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Cavtat Old Town
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Cavtat Old Town ©
Cavtat Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls

2
nights
Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia ©
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
On the 29th (Thu), look for gifts at Anina Montanari, brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of Military History, look for gifts at Paradise Center, look for gifts at Buongiorno Boutique, thenlook for gifts at Elephant Bookstore, and finally stop by Vino Orenda Wine Shop. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Vitosha Boulevard, thenadmire the striking features of St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Sofia trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Dubrovnik to Sofia takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Traveling from Dubrovnik in September, Sofia is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Skopje.

Things to do in Sofia

Shopping Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Elephant Bookstore ©
Elephant Bookstore
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral
Vitosha Boulevard ©
Vitosha Boulevard

2
nights
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

Skopje ©
A melting pot of cultures from Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Yugoslavian rule, Skopje serves as the nation's eclectic capital.
Shop till you drop at Old Bazaar, Skopje and GTC City Shopping Centre. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Macedonia Square and Church of St. Clement of Ohrid. Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at Skopje City Mall, don't miss a visit to Fallen Heroes of Macedonia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mustafa Pasha Mosque, and examine the collection at Memorial House of Mother Teresa.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Skopje travel planner.

Traveling by car from Sofia to Skopje takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sofia to Skopje is minus 1 hour. In September in Skopje, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Skopje

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Church of St. Clement of Ohrid ©
Church of St. Clement of Ohrid
Old Bazaar, Skopje ©
Old Bazaar, Skopje
Macedonia Square ©
Macedonia Square

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