22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
2
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
4
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
6
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Fisherman's Bastion and Matthias Church will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, don't miss a visit to Shoes on the Danube Bank, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Budapest trip itinerary builder tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Budapest is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Budapest, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Budapest is cooler than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

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.
Bring the kids along to Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace. There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Hofburg, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of St. Virgil, and get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Prater ©
Prater

3
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Family-friendly places like Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Mozarts Geburtshaus will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), and see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Salzburg travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Zoo Salzburg
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Zoo Salzburg ©
Zoo Salzburg

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.
Kids will enjoy Marienplatz and Munich Residenz. There's much more to do: get curious at Deutsches Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, see the interesting displays at BMW Welt, and steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Munich visit planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Munich takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Munich sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
English Garden ©
English Garden
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Staromestske namesti and St. Vitus Cathedral. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, meet the residents at Prague Zoo, take in the views from Charles Bridge, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Prague, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Fun & Games Historic Sites Parks
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Zoo ©
Prague Zoo
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Bring the kids along to Brandenburg Gate and Pergamonmuseum. There's lots more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Zoo Berlin.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Berlin sightseeing website.

Getting from Prague to Berlin by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Walking tours
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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