10 days in Europe Itinerary

10 days in Europe Itinerary

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Make it your trip
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Drive
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Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive to Prizna, Ferry to Zigljen
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Novalja, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Trogir, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Split, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Food Tours and Miniversum Budapest. Next up on the itinerary: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate the long history of Citadel, make a trip to Heroes' Square, and see the interesting displays at Budapest Pinball Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Budapest trip planner.

If you are flying in from France, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can catch the shuttle to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Budapest

Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

— 1 night
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Galovac Lake and then explore the activities along Milanovac Lake.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Plitvice Lakes National Park online journey planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Budapest to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Novalja.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature · Parks

Novalja, Croatia

— 2 nights
Novalja is a town in the north of the island of Pag in the Croatian part of Adriatic Sea. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): get some thrills on the water with Jet Boat Novalja. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at City Museum of Novalja - Roman Aqueduct, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Caska Beach, and then kick back and relax at Zrce Beach.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Novalja sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Novalja takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Trogir.

Things to do in Novalja

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Trogir, Croatia

— 2 nights

Stone Beauty

A small Dalmatian town dating back to the Hellenistic period, Trogir represents a melting pot of Greek, Roman, and Venetian influences.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Trogir Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The St. Lawrence Cathedral and Bell Tower, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Trogir visit planner.

Drive from Novalja to Trogir in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Trogir

Tours · Transportation · Wildlife · Outdoors

Split, Croatia

— 1 night

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 24th (Mon), get outside with Outdoor Activities and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Split journey planner.

Traveling by car from Trogir to Split takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Split can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Split

Adventure · Tours · Outdoors