19 days in Central Europe Itinerary

19 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Krakow, Poland
— 1 night
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
3
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
4
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
6
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
7
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Basilica, thencontemplate the long history of Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera, and finally contemplate the long history of Wieliczka Salt Mine. On the next day, appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, browse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, thenwander the streets of Ulica Florianska, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galleries Coco Art.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Krakow trip itinerary planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Krakow is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Singapore in November, expect Krakow to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

3
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore DOX Centre for Contemporary Art and Schwarzenberg Palace. Staromestske namesti and Prague Castle will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: visit Lesser Town, admire the masterpieces at Illusion Art Museum Prague - IAM Prague, learn something new at Fotograf na plech, and take in the views from Charles Bridge.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Prague day trip planner.

Fly from Krakow to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In November, daytime highs in Prague are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 1st (Sun), wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, thentake an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church, and finally examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Prague to Zurich by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In November in Zurich, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Outdoors Beaches
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Landesmuseum ©
Landesmuseum
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)

2
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
On the 3rd (Tue), examine the collection at Munich Residenz, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Schack-Galerie, thensteep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): make a trip to Marienplatz, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Viktualienmarkt, and then admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Munich travel route app.

Drive from Zurich to Munich in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Alte Pinakothek ©
Alte Pinakothek

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 5th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, thentake an in-depth tour of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), and finally shop like a local with Atelier Thomas Selinger. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the exhibits of Residenzgalerie Salzburg, explore the galleries of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), explore the galleries of Mozarts Geburtshaus, thenexamine the collection at Salzburg Museum, and finally stop by Alte furst-erzbischofliche Hofapotheke.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Salzburg trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Munich to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, and then step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, thenadmire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, and then explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Vienna travel route planner.

You can fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Vienna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

4
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.
For shopping fun, head to Vaci Street or Andrassy Avenue. Koller Gallery and Balazs Folk Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, enjoy the sand and surf at Roman Beach, and examine the collection at House of Terror Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Budapest road trip site.

Getting from Vienna to Budapest by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

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

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