22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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1
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
2
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
4
Augsburg, Germany
— 3 nights
5
Rothenburg, Germany
— 3 nights
6
Koblenz, Germany
— 3 nights
7
Gdansk, Poland
— 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the world behind art at Albertina, thentake an in-depth tour of Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien, and then brush up on your military savvy at Museum of the Battle of Wagram 1809. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum), thenponder the world of politics at Rathaus, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Ringstrasse, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Peterskirche.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna vacation planning website.

Sydney, Australia to Vienna is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Vienna, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In September in Vienna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Museum of the Battle of Wagram 1809
Highlights from your plan
Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien ©
Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien
Peterskirche ©
Peterskirche
Ringstrasse ©
Ringstrasse

3
nights
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.
Cesky Krumlov Castle and Veteran Muzeum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov and Castle Rabi. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cesky Krumlov: Zumberk Fortress (Tvrz Zumberk) (in Zar), Statni Hrad Landstejn (in Slavonice) and Museum of Sumava (in Susice). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Former Fink Cafe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christi and Our Lady of Sorrows Church, examine the collection at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of historical motorcycles Kasperske Hory.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Cesky Krumlov trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Cesky Krumlov takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Susice, Museum of historical motorcycles Kasperske Hory, Zumberk Fortress (Tvrz Zumberk), Statni Hrad Landstejn, Veteran Muzeum
Highlights from your plan
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Castle Rabi ©
Castle Rabi

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost and St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral. Lobkowicz Palace and JK CLASSICS Muzeum americkych historickych automobilu will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Kostel sv. Mikuláše, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and take a stroll through Hradcany.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Prague trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Augsburg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost, JK CLASSICS Muzeum americkych historickych automobilu
Highlights from your plan
Lobkowicz Palace ©
Lobkowicz Palace
Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost ©
Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost
St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral ©
St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral

3
nights
Augsburg, Germany

Augsburg ©
Easily and quickly accessible from anywhere in the country, Augsburg is packed with historical attractions and intersected by quaint cobbled streets.
Let the collections at Schwabisches Bauernhofmuseum Illerbeuren (Swabian Farm Museum Illerbeuren) and Schloss Hochstadt capture your imagination. Explore hidden gems such as Schloss Hohenschwangau and Altstadt von Fuessen. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Augsburg: Fussen (Benediktinerkloster St. Mang & Museum der Stadt Fussen), Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site (in Dachau) and Schloss Linderhof (in Ettal). It doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pilgrimage Church of Wies.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Augsburg online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Augsburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Augsburg

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Fussen, Schloss Hochstadt, Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site, Schloss Linderhof, Schwabisches Bauernhofmuseum Illerbeuren (Swabian Farm Museum Illerbeuren)
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof
Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau
Pilgrimage Church of Wies ©
Pilgrimage Church of Wies

3
nights
Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Visit Altstadt and Würzburg Residence for their historical value. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bamberg Altstadt and Bamberg Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Rothenburg: Old Town (in Dinkelsbuhl) and Schloss Spielberg (in Gnotzheim). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Town Walls, make a trip to Schloss und Schlossgarten Weikersheim, examine the collection at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T., and ponder the world of politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rothenburg tour planner.

Getting from Augsburg to Rothenburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Rothenburg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Koblenz.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bamberg, Schloss und Schlossgarten Weikersheim, Old Town, Würzburg Residence, Fränkisches Freilandmuseum Bad Windsheim
Highlights from your plan
Town Walls ©
Town Walls
Bamberg Altstadt ©
Bamberg Altstadt
Altstadt ©
Altstadt

3
nights
Koblenz, Germany

Koblenz ©
Calling itself "Germany's most beautiful corner," Koblenz is tucked in the picturesque valley formed by the Rhine and Moselle rivers and is one of the most popular spots on tourist itineraries.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Reichsburg Cochem and Metternich Castle. Eltz Castle and Peterskapelle will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Koblenz: Ehrenburg (in Brodenbach), Schlagkamp Weinmuseum (in Senheim) and Bundesbank-Bunker Cochem (in Cochem). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Marksburg, contemplate the long history of Industrial Monument Jakob Bengel, and get a new perspective on nature at Nahe der Natur - Mitmach-Museum fur Naturschutz.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Koblenz sightseeing site.

You can drive from Rothenburg to Koblenz in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. October in Koblenz sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Koblenz

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Cochem, Ehrenburg, Industrial Monument Jakob Bengel, Nahe der Natur - Mitmach-Museum fur Naturschutz, Marksburg
Highlights from your plan
Eltz Castle ©
Eltz Castle
Reichsburg Cochem ©
Reichsburg Cochem
Marksburg ©
Marksburg

2
nights
Gdansk, Poland

Gdansk ©
Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
On the 9th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku, get to know the fascinating history of Mennonite Cemetery, thenadmire the striking features of Sacred Heart Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Museum of the Second World War (Muzeum II Wojny Swiatowej), brush up on your military savvy at Museum of Military Technology GRYF, and then learn about all things military at Explosive - Sapper Museum.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Gdansk travel planner.

Fly from Koblenz to Gdansk in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Koblenz, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Gdansk, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gdansk

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Malbork, Museum of Military Technology GRYF, Sacred Heart Church, Explosive - Sapper Museum
Highlights from your plan
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku ©
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci ©
Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci

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