26 days in Europe Itinerary

26 days in Europe Itinerary

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Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Korcula Town, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
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Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 4 nights
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Kotor, Montenegro
— 4 nights
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Tirana, Albania
— 2 nights
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Ohrid, Republic of North Macedonia
— 1 night
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Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
— 2 nights

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Split, Croatia

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Split is known for historic sites, wildlife, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Palazzo di Diocleziano, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, take a stroll through Riva Harbor, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Roko.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Split day trip planning website.

Orlando, USA to Split is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Orlando to Split. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Orlando in April: high temperatures in Split hover around 66°F and lows are around 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Park
Marjan Park
4.7

2
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Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): look for gifts at Seba Dizajn, don't miss a visit to Korcula Old City, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, view the masterpieces at Vapor gallery, then contemplate the long history of Kula Morska Vrata, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sveti Mihovil.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Korcula Town online journey planner.

You can ride a ferry from Split to Korcula Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In April in Korcula Town, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

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Historic Site
Korcula Town Walls
4.6
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Landmark
Korcula Old City
4.8
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Church
Sveti Mihovil
4.5

3
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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.
Step out of Dubrovnik with an excursion to Cavtat Old Town in Cavtat--about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Old Town, take an in-depth tour of War Photo Limited, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, read our Dubrovnik trip maker app.

You can ride a ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in April, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

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Must see
Old Town
4.7
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Must see
Lokrum Island
4.5

4
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Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Go for a jaunt from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Slunj to see Rastoke about 50 minutes away. Spend the 10th (Sat) exploring nature at Plitvice Lakes National Park. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along The Upper Lakes, explore the striking landscape at Veliki Prstavac, admire the sheer force of Pevalekovi Slapovi, and look for all kinds of wild species at Konjicki Klub Rakovica.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Plitvice Lakes National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

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Water Body
The Upper Lakes
4.7
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Waterfall
The Lower Lakes
4.8

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption, and finally don't miss a visit to Tkalciceva.

Find out how to plan Zagreb trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zagreb takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in April, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kotor.

Things to do in Zagreb

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Walking tour
Walking tours
4.9
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Architectural Building
Cathedral of the Assumption
4.6

4
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Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor

Bride of the Adriatic Sea

Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Kotor is known for historic sites, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Kotor Old City, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Holy Mother Rozaria, see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum, and relax and float downstream with 360 Monte.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kotor trip builder site.

Fly from Zagreb to Kotor in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Kotor, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tirana.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

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Must see
Kotor Old City
4.7
World heritage site
Bay of Kotor
4.8
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River Rafting / Tubing
360 Monte
4.9

2
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Tirana, Albania

Tirana ©
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
On the 20th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Skanderbeg Statue, get engrossed in the history at Muzeu Historik Kombetar, don't miss a visit to Skanderbeg Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Orthodox Autocephalous Church of Albania, and finally stroll around Grand Park (Parku i Madh). Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at BunkArt 2, admire the striking features of Enver Hoxha Pyramid, then brush up on your military savvy at Bunk'Art 1, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Et`hem Bey Mosque.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Tirana trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Kotor to Tirana takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Tirana can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Ohrid.

Things to do in Tirana

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 22:
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History Museum
Muzeu Historik Kombetar
3.8
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Landmark
Skanderbeg Square
3.5
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Military Museum
Bunk'Art 1
4.6

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Ohrid ©

Jerusalem of the Balkans

Located on Lake Ohrid, the town of Ohrid earned the nickname Jerusalem of the Balkans because it was once home to 365 churches.
On the 22nd (Thu), make a trip to Samoil's Fortress, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Sophia, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Jovan Kaneo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Mary Perybleptos. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Ohrid.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Ohrid trip planner.

Getting from Tirana to Ohrid by shuttle takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tirana in April, you will find days in Ohrid are little chillier (62°F), and nights are about the same (42°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Skopje.

Things to do in Ohrid

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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World heritage site
Lake Ohrid
4.8
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Landmark
Samoil's Fortress
3.6

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Skopje ©
A melting pot of cultures from Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Yugoslavian rule, Skopje serves as the nation's eclectic capital.
On the 24th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Skopje Art Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Matka, then shop like a local with Acanthus Gallery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Panteleimon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the exhibits of Memorial House of Mother Teresa, then take in the views from The Stone Bridge, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Macedonia Square, and finally take a stroll through Old Bazaar, Skopje.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Skopje itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Ohrid to Skopje takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in Skopje are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Skopje

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Shopping
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Neighborhood
Old Bazaar, Skopje
3.7
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Water Body
Lake Matka
4.6

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