18 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

18 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Gdansk, Poland
— 3 nights
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Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
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Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
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Zakopane, Poland
— 3 nights
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Poprad, Slovakia
— 3 nights
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 3 nights

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Gdansk, Poland

Gdansk ©

World Capital of Amber

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Green Gate (Brama Zielona), Piwna Street (Ulica Piwna), North Harbor Lighthouse, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): go for a walk through Piwna Street (Ulica Piwna), make a trip to Green Gate (Brama Zielona), wander the streets of Old Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Church, then contemplate the long history of Gdańsk Town Hall, and finally enjoy the sea views from North Harbor Lighthouse. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku and then contemplate the long history of Stutthof Concentration Camp.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Gdansk day trip planning site.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Gdansk is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Gdansk is minus 4.5 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in May, with highs in Gdansk at 20°C and lows at 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Gdansk

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
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Historic Site
Gdańsk Town Hall
4.6

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Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©

Phoenix City

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
You've added Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum, Krasinski Palace, Czapski Palace, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum, then steep yourself in history at Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski), and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakowskie Przedmiescie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Czapski Palace, appreciate the history behind Monument of Nicolaus Copernicus, step into the grandiose world of Krasinski Palace, make a trip to Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski), then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, and finally contemplate the long history of Umschlagplatz.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Warsaw driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Gdansk to Warsaw takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Warsaw can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

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World heritage site
Old Town
4.6

2
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Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©

Slavic Rome

One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kościół św. Bernardyna ze Sieny, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Barbara's Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Wojciech, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John the Baptist and St. John the Evangelist Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kosciol Sw. Anny - St. Anne's Collegiate Church.

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Traveling by train from Warsaw to Krakow takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in Krakow, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Zakopane.

Things to do in Krakow

Highlights from your trip

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Zakopane, Poland

Zakopane

Winter Capital of Poland

Home to Poland's indigenous Goral people, Zakopane sits at the foothill of the Tatra Mountains, an area serving as one of the country's most fashionable year-round vacation getaways.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dolina Pieciu Stawow Polskich, Dolina Koscieliska and Kasprowy Wierch. Step off the beaten path and head to Kaplica NajSwietszego Serca Jezusa and Czarny Staw Gasienicowy. Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Sarnia Skala.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, use the Zakopane online vacation builder.

Drive from Krakow to Zakopane in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Krakow in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 6°C in Zakopane. On the 11th (Tue), you'll travel to Poprad.

Things to do in Zakopane

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Outdoor Activity
Czarny Staw Gasienicowy
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Poprad, Slovakia

Poprad ©
Poprad is a city in northern Slovakia at the foot of the High Tatra Mountains famous for its picturesque historic centre and as a holiday resort. Your day by day itinerary now includes Strbske Pleso Lake, Strbske Pleso and Lubovna Castle. Step off the beaten path and head to Jazierka lasky and Lubovniansky skanzen.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Poprad online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zakopane to Poprad takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 6°C. You will leave for Bratislava on the 14th (Fri).

Things to do in Poprad

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Cross-country Ski Area
Strbske Pleso
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Wildlife Area
Strbske Pleso Lake
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Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©

Beauty on the Danube

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.
You've now added Devin Castle to your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Hviezdoslavovo Namestie and Franciscan Church and Monastery. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cerveny Kamen Castle and Blue Church of St. Elizabeth. There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, snap pictures at Stary most, get engrossed in the history at Bratislava City Museum (Muzeum Mesta Bratislavy), and head outdoors with Sad Janka Krala.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bratislava trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Poprad to Bratislava in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Poprad in May, Bratislava is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 12°C. You will leave for home on the 17th (Mon).

Things to do in Bratislava

Side Trip

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History Museum
Devin Castle
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