24 days in Finland, Poland & Austria Itinerary

24 days in Finland, Poland & Austria Itinerary

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24 days in Finland, Poland & Austria Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Helsinki, Finland
— 9 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Oswiecim, Poland
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
5
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
6
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

9
nights
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Turku (Turku Cathedral & Turku Castle) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukion Church, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Helsinki route maker tool .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In November, Helsinki is much colder than Dubai - with highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Vantaa, Turku, Nuuksio National Park
Highlights from your plan
The Esplanadi Park ©
The Esplanadi Park
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

2
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Warsaw is known for museums, historic sites, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, pause for some photo ops at Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate the long history of Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Warsaw trip planner.

You can fly from Helsinki to Warsaw in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Helsinki to Warsaw due to the time zone difference. In November in Warsaw, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town
Walking tours

3
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.
Krakow is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, admire the striking features of St. Mary's Basilica, and explore the galleries of Wieliczka Salt Mine.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Krakow trip itinerary planning website .

Getting from Warsaw to Krakow by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. November in Krakow sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
Highlights from your plan
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

1
night
Oswiecim, Poland

Oswiecim ©
Known to most by its German name Auschwitz, the modestly sized city of Oswiecim sits at the foot of the Jura Mountains, just 50 km (30 mi) west of Krakow.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Main Market Square.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Oswiecim day trip tool .

Drive from Krakow to Oswiecim in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November in Oswiecim, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Oswiecim

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©

3
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, museums, parks, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, and browse the exhibits of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Salzburg trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Oswiecim to Salzburg by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

4
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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, get in on the family fun at Prater, and examine the collection at Imperial Palace (Hofburg).

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Vienna route builder tool .

Getting from Salzburg to Vienna by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Vienna are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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