29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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29 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Krakow, Poland
1
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
2
Olomouc, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 15 min
3
Brno, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
4
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  4 h
6
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
7
Belgrade, Serbia
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
8
Bucharest, Romania
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
9
Plovdiv, Bulgaria
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Sofia, Bulgaria
— 2 nights
Bus:  4 h 45 min
11
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
— 3 nights
Bus:  8 h 15 min
12
Podgorica, Montenegro
— 2 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 15 min
13
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
End: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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nights
Krakow, Poland

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.
On the 3rd (Sun), examine the collection at Polish Aviation Museum and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Keep things going the next day: have fun at Cracow Shooting Academy, see the interesting displays at Lost Souls Alley, appreciate the extensive heritage of Planty Park, then admire the striking features of St. Mary's Basilica, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, and finally get your game on at Axe Nation - axe throwing club Krakow.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Krakow trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Netherlands, the closest major aiports are Kraków John Paul II International Airport, Katowice International Airport and Rzeszów-Jasionka Airport. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Olomouc.

Things to do in Krakow

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cracow Shooting Academy ©
Cracow Shooting Academy
Polish Aviation Museum ©
Polish Aviation Museum

1
night
Olomouc, Czech Republic

Olomouc
Although it contains one of the Czech Republic's oldest and largest protected historical zones, Olomouc remains one of country's least-explored cities.
On the 5th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of St Michael's Church, admire the local landmark of Arion Fountain, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Metropolitni kostel Svateho Vaclava, and finally pause for some photo ops at Holy Trinity Column. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Bezrucovy sady and then engage your brain at Pevnost poznani.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Olomouc trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Krakow to Olomouc takes 3 hours. In May in Olomouc, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Brno.

Things to do in Olomouc

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Pevnost poznani
Pevnost poznani
Bezrucovy sady ©
Bezrucovy sady
St Michael's Church ©
St Michael's Church

2
nights
Brno, Czech Republic

Brno ©
A thousand years old, Brno offers a convenient urban base for exploring the southern section of Moravia, famed for its lush vineyards and natural caves.
On the 6th (Wed), get great views at Old Town Hall - Tourist Information Centre.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Brno journey builder website .

Getting from Olomouc to Brno by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Brno are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Vienna.

Things to do in Brno

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Moravian Karst
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St. James' Church ©
St. James' Church
The Church of St. John ©
The Church of St. John

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Melk Abbey and State Hall of the Austrian National Library. Get out of town with these interesting Vienna side-trips: Stadtpfarrkirche Maria Himmelfahrt (in Melk) and Wachau Valley (in Joching). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, take an in-depth tour of Imperial Carriage Museum Vienna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip planner.

Traveling by train from Brno to Vienna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Vienna sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Melk, Wachau Valley
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

2
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the views from Hradecky Bridge, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall (Magistrat), then make a trip to Preseren Square, then make a trip to Mestni Trg, and finally snap pictures at Triple Bridge. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Vintgar Gorge, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, then step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and finally stroll through Straza Bled.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip planning app.

Getting from Vienna to Ljubljana by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. In May, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Island ©
Bled Island
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

2
nights
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
On the 13th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Bascarsija, then squeeze the most out of the city with City Tours, and then examine the collection at War Childhood Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel in Sarajevo, explore the world behind art at Galerija 11/07/95, then steep yourself in history at Gazi Husrev Begova Medresa, then stop by Bazerdzan, and finally steep yourself in history at Old Sarajevo Clock Tower.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sarajevo trip itinerary maker app.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Ljubljana to Sarajevo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Belgrade.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Walking tours
War Childhood Museum ©
War Childhood Museum
Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija

4
nights
Belgrade, Serbia

Belgrade ©
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
Explore hidden gems such as Room Escape Games and Walking tours. Get out of town with these interesting Belgrade side-trips: Novi Sad (The Name of Mary Church & Svetozar Miletic Square) and Vinarija Kis (in Sremski Karlovci). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Skadarlija, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Petka's Chapel, and stroll around Zemunski Park.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Belgrade trip planning app.

Getting from Sarajevo to Belgrade by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. May in Belgrade sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Belgrade

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trips

Novi Sad, Vinarija Kis
Highlights from your plan
Kalemegdan ©
Kalemegdan
Room Escape Games
Walking tours

2
nights
Bucharest, Romania

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Walking tours and Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti". Next up on the itinerary: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, pause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, and see the interesting displays at Ceausescu Mansion.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bucharest vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Belgrade to Bucharest takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. May in Bucharest sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Plovdiv.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Wine Tours & Tastings

1
night
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Plovdiv ©
Though it is often seen as merely a stopover city, Plovdiv is actually a lively university town with bohemian cafes, a thriving art scene, and exciting nightlife.
On the 22nd (Fri), don't miss a visit to Agora, don't miss a visit to Hisar Kapia, see the interesting displays at Ethnographic Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at Old Plovdiv Retro Photo, then admire the landmark architecture of Bakalova House, and finally see the interesting displays at Art Gallery Philippopolis.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, read Plovdiv day trip app.

You can drive from Bucharest to Plovdiv in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In May in Plovdiv, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Sofia.

Things to do in Plovdiv

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Old Plovdiv Retro Photo ©
Old Plovdiv Retro Photo
Plovdiv Roman Theatre ©
Plovdiv Roman Theatre
Ethnographic Museum ©
Ethnographic Museum

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nights
Sofia, Bulgaria

Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): appreciate the history behind Saint Sofia Monument, admire the landmark architecture of Temple Sveti Nikolay, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sveti Sedmochislenitsi Church, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Offline Entertainment. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of Military History, then stop by Gifted Sofia, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Red Flat.

To find out how to plan a trip to Sofia, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Plovdiv to Sofia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Sofia, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Skopje.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Temple Sveti Nikolay ©
Temple Sveti Nikolay
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral

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nights
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

Skopje ©
A melting pot of cultures from Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Yugoslavian rule, Skopje serves as the nation's eclectic capital.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): make a trip to Phillip II of Macedon, explore the activities along Lake Matka, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Xhamia E Larme, and finally make a trip to Skopje Eye Bridge. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Panteleimon, do a tasting at Brzanov Winery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mustafa Pasha Mosque, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Savior Church.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Skopje trip planner.

Drive from Sofia to Skopje in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. In May in Skopje, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Podgorica.

Things to do in Skopje

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Xhamia E Larme
Highlights from your plan
Church of St. Panteleimon ©
Church of St. Panteleimon
Lake Matka ©
Lake Matka
Mustafa Pasha Mosque ©
Mustafa Pasha Mosque

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Podgorica, Montenegro

Podgorica is the capital and largest city of Montenegro. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then take in breathtaking views at Moraca River Canyon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church Of Saint John and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Podgorica trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Skopje to Podgorica in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Podgorica

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Church Of Saint John, Fishing Charters & Tours, Moraca River Canyon
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Fishing Charters & Tours
Moraca River Canyon ©
Moraca River Canyon

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Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 30th (Sat), make a trip to King Tomislav Square, explore the world behind art at Atelier Mestrovic, then examine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships, then partake in some friendly competition at Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours and then take the plunge with a skydiving experience.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Zagreb vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of bus, car, and flight from Podgorica to Zagreb in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Zagreb can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Tours Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb
Walking tours
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©

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