15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Strbske Pleso, Slovakia
— 1 night
2
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 2 nights
3
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
4
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 1 night
5
Piran, Slovenia
— 2 nights
6
Pula, Croatia
— 2 nights
7
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
9
Krakow, Poland
— 1 night

1
night
Strbske Pleso, Slovakia

Strbske Pleso ©
Štrbské Pleso is a favorite ski, tourist, and health resort in the High Tatras, Slovakia located on the lake by the same name. On the 31st (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Predne Solisko and then identify plant and animal life at Strbske Pleso Lake.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Strbske Pleso online tour planner.

Salacgriva, Latvia to Strbske Pleso is an approximately 12-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Salacgriva to Strbske Pleso is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Bratislava.

Things to do in Strbske Pleso

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Predne Solisko ©
Predne Solisko
Strbske Pleso Lake ©
Strbske Pleso Lake

2
nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Devin Castle, Bratislava Old Town and Bratislavská zoologická záhrada. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): get to know the resident critters at Bratislavská zoologická záhrada, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Bratislava Old Town, and then explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bratislava day trip planning site.

Drive from Strbske Pleso to Bratislava in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Bratislava sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

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

1
night
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.
Schönbrunn Zoo has been added to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Vienna trip planner.

You can drive from Bratislava to Vienna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Vienna are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg
Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien ©
Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien

1
night
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje.

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You can drive from Vienna to Ljubljana in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Adventure · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St. Nicholas ©
Cathedral of St. Nicholas
Cankarjevo Nabrežje ©
Cankarjevo Nabrežje
Franciscan Church of the Annunciation ©
Franciscan Church of the Annunciation

2
nights
Piran, Slovenia

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and then head outdoors with Šalet Tunnel.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Piran travel route builder app.

Drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in August since evenings lows in Piran dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pula.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Strunjan Nature Reserve, Šalet Tunnel
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Šalet Tunnel ©
Šalet Tunnel

2
nights
Pula, Croatia

Pula ©
It's the mild climate and calm seas of Pula that draw visitors to the southernmost point of the Istrian peninsula, but the city's ample Roman architecture is a key reason they stay.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Amphitheatre de Pula and Monastery and Church of St. Francis. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Tito's Park will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Small Roman Theatre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Augustus, examine the collection at Museum Olei Histriae, and contemplate the long history of Kastel.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Pula holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Piran to Pula takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Vodnjan
Highlights from your plan
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Temple Of Augustus ©
Temple Of Augustus
Pula Cathedral ©
Pula Cathedral

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): wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, examine the collection at Zagreb 80's Museum, then stop by Dora, and finally have fun at Jarun Lake. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Recreational Sports Center Jarun, look and learn at Zagreb Observatory, then see the interesting displays at Zagreb City Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and finally cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience.

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Traveling by car from Pula to Zagreb takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Pula in August since evenings lows in Zagreb dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Zagreb

Parks · Museums · Outdoors
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
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): stroll around Margaret Island, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then see the interesting displays at Miniversum Budapest, then admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Budapest travel planning site.

Traveling by car from Zagreb to Budapest takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In August in Budapest, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©

1
night
Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, take an in-depth tour of Muzeum Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego Collegium Maius, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Corpus Christi Church (Kosciol Bozego Ciala).

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Krakow driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Budapest to Krakow in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Budapest in August: high temperatures in Krakow hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Church of St. Peter and St. Paul ©
Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

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