28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

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28 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad, India
Fly:  13​h
1
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly + Train:  5​h 45​min
7
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
8
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
9
Berlin, Germany
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Hyderabad, India

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Wesselenyi Beach Balatonalmadi and Hospital in the Rock. Do your shopping at Premier Outlet and Balatonfured City Market. Go for a jaunt from Budapest to Gyor to see Gyor Plaza about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and admire the striking features of Matthias Church.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest trip planner .

Hyderabad, India to Budapest is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Hyderabad to Budapest is minus 4 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Hyderabad in November: high temperatures in Budapest hover around 11°C and lows are around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Shopping Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Gyor Plaza, Wesselenyi Beach Balatonalmadi, Premier Outlet, Balatonfured City Market
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Premier Outlet ©
Premier Outlet
Gyor Plaza ©
Gyor Plaza
Balatonfured City Market ©
Balatonfured City Market

2
nights
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), wander the streets of Bratislava Old Town, then don't miss a visit to St. Michael's Tower & Street, then take in panoramic vistas at UFO Observation Deck, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Blue Church of St. Elizabeth. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Thermalpark Dunajska Streda, browse the different shops at City Arena Trnava, and then don't miss a visit to Hlavne Namestie.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bratislava travel planner.

Getting from Budapest to Bratislava by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November in Bratislava, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Thermalpark Dunajska Streda, City Arena Trnava
Highlights from your plan
Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town
Thermalpark Dunajska Streda ©
Thermalpark Dunajska Streda
City Arena Trnava ©
City Arena Trnava

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Peterskirche Wien and Albertina. Change things up with a short trip to Melk Abbey in Melk (about 1h 05 min away). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to State Hall of the Austrian National Library, admire the landmark architecture of Hundertwasserhaus, contemplate the long history of Ringstrasse, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum).

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip planner.

You can drive from Bratislava to Vienna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Melk Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Albertina ©
Albertina
Rathausplatz ©
Rathausplatz

1
night
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
On the 5th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Cesky Krumlov Castle, get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Czechoslovak Hussite Church, then admire the striking features of Mallner’s House, and finally admire the masterpieces at House of Art / Gallery of Contemporary Art.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Cesky Krumlov day trip planning site .

Getting from Vienna to Cesky Krumlov by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Cesky Krumlov can reach 4°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Ceske Budejovice
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Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle

3
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Hradcany and Pilsner Urquell Brewery. The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kostel sv. Mikuláše, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and appreciate the history behind Franz Kafka Monument.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Prague route planner .

Drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December in Prague, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Prague

Tours Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Pilsner Urquell Brewery
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Pilsner Urquell Brewery ©
Pilsner Urquell Brewery
Hradcany ©
Hradcany

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Zugspitze and Fuggerei. Get in touch with nature at Partnachklamm and Olympiapark. Venture out of the city with trips to Schloss Hohenschwangau (in Hohenschwangau), Konigssee (in Schoenau am Koenigssee) and Altstadt von Fuessen (in Fussen). The adventure continues: get a sense of history and politics at New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus) and examine the collection at BMW Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Munich trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by flight from Prague to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bruges.

Things to do in Munich

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Fuggerei, Altstadt von Fuessen, Schloss Hohenschwangau, Konigssee
Highlights from your plan
Zugspitze ©
Zugspitze
Fuggerei ©
Fuggerei
Partnachklamm ©
Partnachklamm

2
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
On the 13th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Burg Square, then take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, then get to know the fascinating history of Beguinage (Begijnhof), and finally appreciate the history behind Menin Gate Memorial. On the next day, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bourgogne des Flandres Brewery, admire the striking features of Stadhuis, then don't miss a visit to Ghent City Center, then stroll the grounds of Tyne Cot Cemetery, and finally brush up on your military savvy at In Flanders Fields Museum.

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

Getting from Munich to Bruges by combination of flight and train takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Munich in December: high temperatures in Bruges hover around 9°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Ieper (Ypres), Tyne Cot Cemetery, Ghent City Center
Highlights from your plan
The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde ©
Bourgogne des Flandres Brewery ©
Bourgogne des Flandres Brewery
Tyne Cot Cemetery ©
Tyne Cot Cemetery

3
nights
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Rotterdam ©
Located in the South Holland province, Rotterdam is one of the Netherlands' most lively cities, as well as one of the largest trading ports in the world.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Markthal and Canals area. Shop till you drop at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Sculpture "Lost Luggage Depot". Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rotterdam: Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel) and World Heritage Kinderdijk (in Kinderdijk). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Rotterdam Centraal Station, admire the landmark architecture of Euromast, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Rotterdam Zoo, and snap pictures at Erasmus Bridge.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rotterdam trip builder website .

You can drive from Bruges to Rotterdam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Theme Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Canals area, World Heritage Kinderdijk, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, Efteling
Highlights from your plan
Efteling ©
Efteling
Markthal ©
Markthal
Canals area ©
Canals area

6
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Shop till you drop at Hauptbahnhof Leipzig and Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe). Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gendarmenmarkt and Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen. Venture out of the city with trips to Dresden (Bruhl's Terrace, Frauenkirche, & more), Sanssouci Palace (in Potsdam) and St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche) (in Leipzig). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Großer Tiergarten, admire the landmark architecture of Berliner Dom, pause for some photo ops at Victory Column (Siegessaule), and get engrossed in the history at Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Berlin trip itinerary maker site .

Fly from Rotterdam to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Dresden, Leipzig, Sanssouci Palace, Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Highlights from your plan
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
Hauptbahnhof Leipzig ©
Hauptbahnhof Leipzig
Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe) ©
Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe)

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