22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

Start: Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Fly:  23​h
1
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
6
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
7
Zurich, Switzerland
— 5 nights
Fly:  21​h
End: Tegucigalpa, Honduras

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.
For shopping fun, head to Lobkowicz Palace or Moser Sales Gallery. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at StaromEstske namEsti and Katedrala Svateho Vita. Get out of town with these interesting Prague side-trips: Kutna Hora (Ossuary / The Cemetery Church & St Barbara's Church). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, and take a stroll through Hradcany.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Prague journey planner.

Tegucigalpa, Honduras to Prague is an approximately 23-hour flight. Traveling from Tegucigalpa to Prague, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tegucigalpa in November, expect Prague to be much colder, temps between 9°C and 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Kutna Hora
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Sedlec Ossuary ©
Sedlec Ossuary

1
night
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): view the masterpieces at House of the Dyed Cloth, see the interesting displays at Fairytale House - Puppet Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, then contemplate the long history of Former Fink Cafe, and finally explore the historical opulence of Cesky Krumlov Castle.

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You can drive from Prague to Cesky Krumlov in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Former Fink Cafe ©
Former Fink Cafe

3
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Head to Residenzgalerie Salzburg and Alte furst-erzbischofliche Hofapothekefor plenty of shopping. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Salzburg Cathedral and Badestrand Hallstatt. There's much more to do: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and don't miss a visit to Salzburger Altstadt.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Salzburg online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Cesky Krumlov to Salzburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. November in Salzburg sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Badestrand Hallstatt
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Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

3
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.
Shop till you drop at Vienna Naschmarkt and Xocolat. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Go for a jaunt from Vienna to Melk to see Melk Abbey about 1h 05 min away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Augustinerkirche, shop like a local with Graben and Kohlmarkt, and see the interesting displays at Imperial Palace (Hofburg).

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna online route maker .

Fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Melk Abbey
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Melk Abbey ©
Melk Abbey
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Halaszbastya and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). Your inner history buff will appreciate Matthias Church and Andrassy Avenue. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, go for a walk through Roman Beach, browse the fresh offerings at Central Market Hall, and get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building.

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You can take a train from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. November in Budapest sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
nights
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 19th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Dystans Gallery and then get engrossed in the history at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Ulica Florianska, steep yourself in history at Wawel Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Basilica, then steep yourself in history at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), and finally get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Krakow trip builder app .

You can fly from Budapest to Krakow in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Krakow are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©

5
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern and Old Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Altstadt Luzern and Hauptbahnhof. Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Lucerne (Chapel Bridge, Mt Pilatus, & more). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, view the masterpieces at ARTBOX.GALLERY, pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, and browse the fresh offerings at Market Oerlikon.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Zurich holiday maker tool .

You can fly from Krakow to Zurich in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In November in Zurich, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lucerne, UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
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UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Old Town ©
Old Town
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern

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