15 days in Croatia, Greece & Budapest Itinerary

15 days in Croatia, Greece & Budapest Itinerary

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1
Athens, Greece
— 1 night
2
Mykonos Town, Greece
— 3 nights
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
4
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
5
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
6
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights

1
night
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, then take a stroll through Plaka, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kapnikarea.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Athens online route planner.

Nashville, USA to Athens is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Nashville to Athens due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Nashville in March, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

3
nights
Mykonos Town, Greece

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
You'll explore and learn at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos and Aegean Maritime Museum. Popular historic sites such as Old Town and Naos tou Apollona - Portara are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Little Venice, stroll through Paradise Beach, kick back and relax at Ornos Beach, and make a trip to Rarity Gallery.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Mykonos Town road trip site.

You can fly from Athens to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In March in Mykonos Town, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Naxos Town, Paradise Beach, Elia Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Ornos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Naos tou Apollona - Portara ©
Naos tou Apollona - Portara

1
night
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 7th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then wander the streets of Andrassy Avenue, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest vacation builder site.

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Budapest takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Mykonos Town in March, expect Budapest to be little chillier, temps between 14°C and 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
nights
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Mirogoj Cemetery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then stop by Upper Town (Gornji Grad), and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Zagreb Orthodox Cathedral, and then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Zagreb online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Zagreb takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

2
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Old Split and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo di Diocleziano. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, then do a tasting at Putalj Winery, and finally take a stroll through Riva Harbor.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Split trip itinerary planning site.

Fly from Zagreb to Split in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Zagreb in March since evenings lows in Split dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Putalj Winery ©
Putalj Winery
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

2
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Rector's Palace, steep yourself in history at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, then take an in-depth tour of War Photo Limited, and finally contemplate the long history of Stradun. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Fort Lovrijenac, steep yourself in history at Dubrovnik City Walls, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Dubrovnik trip planner.

Traveling by car from Split to Dubrovnik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Rector's Palace ©
Rector's Palace

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