15 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

15 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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1
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
2
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 2 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
4
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
5
Hvar, Croatia
— 1 night
6
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 2 nights
7
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, and snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Budapest holiday planner.

Polokwane, South Africa to Budapest is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Polokwane to Budapest is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Polokwane in September, plan for little chillier days in Budapest, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Budapest

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

2
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Palace Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and then admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Kazan Cathedral, examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I, and finally see the interesting displays at Russian Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read St. Petersburg online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to St. Petersburg takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Budapest to St. Petersburg. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Budapest in September; daily highs in St. Petersburg reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

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.
On the 24th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady before Tyn, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, then snap pictures at Charles Bridge, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Pinkas Synagogue Pinkasova synagoga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, stop by Lesser Town, and then admire the landmark architecture of Dancing House.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Prague online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from St. Petersburg to Prague takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from St. Petersburg to Prague, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Split.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

1
night
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Froggyland, pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Split trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Split takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Prague in September: high temperatures in Split hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Froggyland ©
Froggyland

1
night
Hvar, Croatia

Hvar ©
The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
On the 27th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Spanjola, admire the striking features of Franciscan Monastery, and then kick back and relax at Mekicevica Beach.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hvar online tour planner.

Ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery
Spanjola ©
Spanjola

2
nights
Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): cast your line with a fishing tour, contemplate the long history of Korcula Town Walls, don't miss a visit to Kula Morska Vrata, take in the exciting artwork at Vapor gallery, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, and finally examine the collection at Korcula Town Museum. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Atelier Abel, view the masterpieces at Bags by Kristina, enjoy breathtaking views from Zakerja Tower, steep yourself in history at Forteca, then pause for some serene contemplation at Sveti Mihovil, and finally go for a stroll along the water at ACI Marina Korcula.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Korcula Town trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Hvar to Korcula Town takes 2.5 hours. In September in Korcula Town, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Korcula Town Walls ©
Korcula Town Walls
Kula Morska Vrata ©
Kula Morska Vrata
Sveti Mihovil ©
Sveti Mihovil

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 30th (Thu): stop by Old Town and then steep yourself in history at Dubrovnik City Walls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): head off the coast to Lokrum Island and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Dubrovnik trip maker app.

Ride a ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In September, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Tours · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

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