12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tallinn, Estonia
— 3 nights
2
Parnu, Estonia
— 1 night
3
Riga, Latvia
— 1 night
4
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
5
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights

3
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
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.
Get some cultural insight at Tallinn Old Town and Aleksander Nevski Katedraali. Appreciate the collections at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour and KGB Museum. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Stroomi Beach, learn about all things military at Estonian Maritime Museum, hike along Harku Forest Nature Trail, and examine the collection at Fat Margaret (Paks Margareeta).

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tallinn online trip builder.

Mumbai, India to Tallinn is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Tallinn, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in April, expect Tallinn to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. You will leave for Parnu on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in Tallinn

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali ©
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali

1
night
Parnu, Estonia

Parnu ©
A holiday hotspot among Estonians and nearby nations, the coastal city of Parnu offers golden sandy beaches, an assortment of parks, and lively center.
To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Parnu trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Tallinn to Parnu in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Tallinn in April since evenings lows in Parnu dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Riga.

Things to do in Parnu

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Car Museum
Highlights from your plan
Parnu Beach Promenade ©
Parnu Beach Promenade
Museum of New Art ©
Museum of New Art

1
night
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Riga Cathedral, thentake a stroll through Old City Riga (Vecriga), thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs.

Discover how to plan a Riga trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Parnu to Riga in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Riga, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Vilnius.

Things to do in Riga

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs ©
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

2
nights
Vilnius, Lithuania

Vilnius ©
The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church Of St Peter And St Paul, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hill of Three Crosses, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika), enjoy breathtaking views from Bell Tower of Vilnius Cathedral, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church, and finally examine the collection at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus). On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Vilnius Old Town, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Gate of Dawn, thentake a stroll through Uzupis, and finally get engrossed in the history at Gediminas Castle Tower.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Vilnius online journey builder.

Drive from Riga to Vilnius in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. April in Vilnius sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 10th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Vilnius

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
St. Anne's Church ©
St. Anne's Church
Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus) ©
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus)

4
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Hagia Sophia Museum and Galata Tower. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Chora Museum. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, wander the streets of Ortakoy, contemplate the long history of Basilica Cistern, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami .

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Vilnius to Istanbul takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Turkey Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Vilnius in April, expect Istanbul to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum

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