28 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

28 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 4 nights
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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
— 4 nights
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Odessa, Ukraine
— 4 nights
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Bucharest, Romania
— 4 nights
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Sofia, Bulgaria
— 4 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights

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St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum, examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, admire the striking features of Peter and Paul Fortress, and take an in-depth tour of Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our St. Petersburg trip planning website.

Tuscaloosa, USA to St. Petersburg is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time is 9 hours. Traveling from Tuscaloosa in July, expect nights in St. Petersburg to be a bit cooler, around 57°F, while days are cooler, around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine

The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Kyiv (Kiev) is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Sophia's Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Andriyivski Uzviz, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, and see the interesting displays at Pirogovo Open-Air Museum.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kyiv (Kiev) trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from St. Petersburg to Kyiv (Kiev) takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Kyiv (Kiev) due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from St. Petersburg in July: highs in Kyiv (Kiev) hover around 80°F, while lows dip to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Odessa.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
St. Sophia's Cathedral ©
St. Sophia's Cathedral
Pirogovo Open-Air Museum ©
Pirogovo Open-Air Museum

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Odessa, Ukraine

Odessa

Pearl of the Black Sea

Though most famous for the Potemkin Steps leading down the Black Sea coast, Odessa welcomes visitors with several other attractions, including beaches and an ornate opera house.
Odessa is known for museums, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: deepen your understanding of the past and present with Odessa Walks, don't miss a visit to Primorsky Boulevard, appreciate the history behind Monument to L. Utesov, and see the interesting displays at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Odessa tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Kyiv (Kiev) to Odessa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Odessa

Parks · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
City Garden
City Garden
Odessa Walks ©
Odessa Walks
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum

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Bucharest, Romania

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Bucharest is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, and stroll around Herăstrău Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Bucharest travel planner.

Fly from Odessa to Bucharest in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Odessa in July, expect nights in Bucharest to be little chillier, around 61°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 88°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Sofia.

Things to do in Bucharest

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Beer Tastings & Tours

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Sofia, Bulgaria

Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Venture out of the city with trips to Rila Monastery (in Rila) and Plovdiv (Plovdiv Roman Theatre, Plovdiv Old Town, &more). There's still lots to do: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, admire the landmark architecture of Temple Sveti Nikolay, look for gifts at Co-Workshop "Kozi Krak", and contemplate the long history of Church St. George Rotunda.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Sofia trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Bucharest to Sofia in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Rila Monastery ©
Rila Monastery
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Prague road trip website.

Getting from Sofia to Prague by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Sofia, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Prague, ranging from highs of 78°F to lows of 59°F. On the 27th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Highlights from your plan
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

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