12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Warsaw, Poland
— 1 day
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
4
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
5
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
6
Salzburg, Austria
— 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 1st (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow, get into the urban bustle at Rynek Starego Miasta, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, and finally explore the world behind art at The National Museum in Warsaw.

To see photos and other tourist information, read our Warsaw trip itinerary site.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Warsaw is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Warsaw

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow ©
Rynek Starego Miasta ©
Rynek Starego Miasta
Old Town ©
Old Town

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at Prague Castle and Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wallenstein garden and Cesky Sternberk Castle. There's still lots to do: get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, admire the masterpieces at St. George's Basilica, take in the views from Charles Bridge, and see the interesting displays at Kafka House.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Prague trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Warsaw to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Cesky Sternberk Castle
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock
Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument ©
Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, thensee the interesting displays at Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the natural beauty of Palatinus Strandfürdő, head off the coast to Margaret Island, and then appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Budapest driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. July in Budapest sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum ©
House of Terror Museum ©
House of Terror Museum

1
night
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Devin Castle and then wander the streets of Bratislava Old Town.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bratislava travel route builder site.

You can drive from Budapest to Bratislava in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Bratislava are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Devin Castle ©
Devin Castle
Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Hofburg and Historic Center of Vienna. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, contemplate the long history of Sigmund Freud Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schottenkirche, and learn about all things military at Heeresgeschichtliches Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Vienna itinerary planner.

Drive from Bratislava to Vienna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Vienna sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 11th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, thenview the masterpieces at Residenzgalerie Salzburg, and finally get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Dachstein Giant Ice Caves, thenget engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and then browse the exhibits of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Salzburg trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. July in Salzburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Dachstein Giant Ice Caves
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

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