11 days in Central Europe Itinerary

11 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Warsaw, Poland
— 1 day
2
Gdansk, Poland
— 1 night
3
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
5
Rothenburg, Germany
— 1 night
6
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
— 2 nights

1
day
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): wander the streets of Nowy Swiat, thentake a stroll around Rynek Starego Miasta, thenexamine the collection at POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich, and finally take an in-depth tour of Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Warsaw road trip site.

Mumbai, India to Warsaw is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. In May, Warsaw is colder than Mumbai - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego
Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego
Nowy Swiat ©
Nowy Swiat
POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich ©
POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich

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night
Gdansk, Poland

Gdansk ©
Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Sopot Beach, get engrossed in the history at Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci, and then take a stroll through Old Town.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gdansk online visit planner.

You can fly from Warsaw to Gdansk in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May in Gdansk, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Gdansk

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Sopot Beach
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Sopot Beach ©
Sopot Beach
Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci ©
Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci
Old Town ©
Old Town

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the 15th (Wed), make a trip to Stephansplatz, contemplate the long history of Ringstrasse, thenget a sense of history and politics at Rathaus, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Albertina, admire the landmark architecture of State Hall of the Austrian National Library, thentake an in-depth tour of Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien, thenhave fun at Time Travel Vienna, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Peterskirche.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Vienna road trip app.

You can fly from Gdansk to Vienna in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Albertina ©
Albertina
Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien ©
Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien
Ringstrasse ©
Ringstrasse

2
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): visit Hradcany, admire the striking features of Kostel sv. Mikuláše, thensee the interesting displays at Lobkowicz Palace, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Franz Kafka Monument, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral, thendon't miss a visit to Staroměstská mostecká věž, and finally let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague journey maker site.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In May, daytime highs in Prague are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral ©
St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral
Spas & Wellness
Hradcany ©
Hradcany

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night
Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, contemplate the long history of Town Walls, thentake a stroll through Altstadt, thenexamine the collection at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Kathe Wohlfahrt's Christmas Shop.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rothenburg trip planner.

Getting from Prague to Rothenburg by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of flight and train. In May in Rothenburg, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Town Walls ©
Town Walls

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nights
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
On the 20th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pilgrimage Church of Wies, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Krippkirche St. Nikolaus, thensteep yourself in history at Altstadt von Fuessen, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Zugspitze. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Linderhof and then look for all kinds of wild species at Partnachklamm.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Garmisch-Partenkirchen tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rothenburg to Garmisch-Partenkirchen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Garmisch-Partenkirchen are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Fussen, Schloss Linderhof, Pilgrimage Church of Wies
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Pilgrimage Church of Wies ©
Pilgrimage Church of Wies
Altstadt von Fuessen ©
Altstadt von Fuessen
Krippkirche St. Nikolaus ©
Krippkirche St. Nikolaus

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