25 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

25 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
Fly to Helsinki, Train to St. Petersburg
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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Korcula Town, Croatia
— 3 nights
Ferry to Stari Grad, Taxi to Hvar
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Hvar, Croatia
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Tallinn, Estonia

— 2 nights
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Tallinn is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit Tallinn Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Peapiiskopi Kirik, steep yourself in history at Toompea Hill, and browse the exhibits of Kumu Art Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tallinn tour planner.

Panama City, Panama to Tallinn is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Panama City to Tallinn. When traveling from Panama City in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Tallinn, with highs around 24°C, while nights are colder with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

St. Petersburg, Russia

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum, examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Kazan Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our St. Petersburg holiday maker site.

Do a combination of flight and train from Tallinn to St. Petersburg in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Tallinn to St. Petersburg is 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in St. Petersburg are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites

Prague, Czech Republic

— 3 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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 is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and wander the streets of Lesser Town.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Prague online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from St. Petersburg to Prague takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from St. Petersburg to Prague due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Tours

Krakow, Poland

— 2 nights

Slavic Rome

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), and finally get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Basilica, then make a trip to The Ghetto Heroes Square, and finally see the interesting displays at Lost Souls Alley.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Krakow itinerary planner.

Getting from Prague to Krakow by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. In August in Krakow, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Shopping

Budapest, Hungary

— 3 nights

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, steep yourself in history at Heroes' Square, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Krakow to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums · Shopping
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Dubrovnik, Croatia

— 2 nights

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.
On the 16th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Pile Gate and then wander the streets of Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, and then take an in-depth tour of War Photo Limited.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Dubrovnik trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Budapest to Dubrovnik in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Budapest in August since evenings lows in Dubrovnik dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to catch the ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature · Museums

Korcula Town, Croatia

— 3 nights
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Korcula Town is known for historic sites, wildlife, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: cast your line with a fishing tour, get outside with Badija, contemplate the long history of Kula Morska Vrata, and admire the landmark architecture of Church Sveti Petar.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Korcula Town visit planning website.

Traveling by ferry from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Korcula Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trip

Hvar, Croatia

— 3 nights

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.
Hvar is known for adventure, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Spanish Fortress, get outside with Outdoor Activities, head off the coast to Jerolim, and enjoy the sand and surf at Mlini Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Hvar travel route planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Korcula Town to Hvar in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Split.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Split, Croatia

— 2 nights

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 24th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of Diocletian's Palace, appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then examine the collection at Froggyland.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, read our Split trip builder website.

Traveling by ferry from Hvar to Split takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Museums
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