23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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23 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  24​h
1
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Bol, Croatia
— 1 day
ferry + Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Zadar, Croatia
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 45​min
7
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Rovinj, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
9
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
10
Zagreb, Croatia
— 1 night
Fly:  26​h
End: Melbourne, Australia


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6
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Take a break from London with a short trip to Stonehenge in Amesbury, about 1h 40 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the London holiday planner.

Melbourne, Australia to London is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Melbourne to London, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in July, expect London to be a bit warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Stonehenge
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

2
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
On the 8th (Wed), take a stroll through Old Town and then step off the mainland to explore Island of Lokrum.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik sightseeing website .

Traveling by flight from London to Dubrovnik takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in Dubrovnik at 34°C and lows at 24°C. On the 9th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mostar.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Island of Lokrum ©
Island of Lokrum

1
night
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): make a trip to Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar.

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Drive from Dubrovnik to Mostar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. While traveling from Dubrovnik, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Mostar, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Split.

Things to do in Mostar

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Old Bridge (Stari Most) ©
Old Bridge (Stari Most)
Old Bazar Kujundziluk ©
Old Bazar Kujundziluk

2
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Live Museum Split, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then delve into the distant past at Diocletian's Palace.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Split sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Mostar to Split takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Mostar in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Split, with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Bol.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Adventure Outdoors

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Old Split ©
Old Split

1
day
Bol, Croatia

Bol ©
An hour boat ride from Split on the island of Brac, Bol boasts a charming old town, pebble beach, and great windsurfing conditions. Historical charm abounds here in the form of stone houses, narrow pedestrian streets, and historical attractions marked with panels.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Dolina Blaca and then take in the awesome beauty at Vidova Gora.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bol online day trip planner .

Drive from Split to Bol in 2 hours. In July in Bol, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Zadar.

Things to do in Bol

Nature Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Vidova Gora ©
Vidova Gora

1
night
Zadar, Croatia

Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
On the 14th (Tue), race across the water with a speed boat tour and then make a trip to Paseo Maritimo.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Zadar journey maker .

Getting from Bol to Zadar by combination of ferry and car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Bol in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Zadar, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zadar

Transportation Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours

1
night
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Veliki Slap and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Plitvice Lakes National Park online vacation planner .

Traveling by bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rovinj.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Veliki Slap
Veliki Slap

2
nights
Rovinj, Croatia

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Euphemia, make a trip to Town Clock, appreciate the extensive heritage of Port of Rovinj, then contemplate the long history of Porec Old Town, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Euphrasius Basilica. On your second day here, get a taste of the local shopping with Apoteka, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Augustus, then delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula, and finally stop by Baioco.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rovinj trip website .

Traveling by car from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Rovinj takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Vodnjan, Pula, Porec
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Porec Old Town ©
Porec Old Town

2
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
The capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana melds German, Mediterranean, and Slovenian culture and history.
On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the views from Tromostovje and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bled.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana journey planner.

You can drive from Rovinj to Ljubljana in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Rovinj in July, with highs in Ljubljana at 32°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Zagreb.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bled
Highlights from your plan
Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

1
night
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Zagreb is known for museums, historic sites, fun & games, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, enjoy breathtaking views from Zagreb 360, stroll the grounds of Mirogoj Cemetery, and get to know the fascinating history of Upper Town (Gornji Grad).

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Zagreb trip maker app .

Split to Zagreb is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Split in June, Zagreb is a bit cooler at night with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©

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