29 days in Central Europe Itinerary

29 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Krakow, Poland
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
Salzburg, Austria
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: San Juan, Puerto Rico

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Bring the kids along to Walking tours and Zoo Berlin. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, take in nature's colorful creations at Großer Tiergarten, and admire the landmark architecture of Berliner Dom.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Berlin vacation planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Berlin is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague
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.
Bring the kids along to Charles Bridge and Prague Castle. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Staromestske namesti, get great views at Petřín, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Prague vacation planning website.

Drive from Berlin to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. July in Prague sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Zoo ©
Prague Zoo
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Wawel Cathedral and Wawel Royal Castle. Step out of Krakow with an excursion to Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau in Oswiecim--about 1h 20 min away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Wieliczka Salt Mine, browse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), browse the exhibits of Muzeum Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego Collegium Maius, and don't miss a visit to Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Krakow trip planner.

You can fly from Prague to Krakow in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Wieliczka Salt Mine
Highlights from your plan
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Krakowie ©
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Krakowie
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Hungarian Parliament Building and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, get to know the resident critters at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, and snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Budapest day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Krakow to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Budapest, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Parks Spas
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

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.
Family-friendly places like Schonbrunn Palace and Schönbrunn Zoo will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, examine the collection at The Hofburg, and don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Vienna trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Prater ©
Prater

4
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Schloss Hellbrunn. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salzburg: Schwarzsee (in Kitzbuhel) and Hexenwasser (in Soll). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grossglockner, examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Salzburg route maker tool.

Fly from Vienna to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Schwarzsee, Grossglockner, Hexenwasser
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Hexenwasser
Hexenwasser

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like English Garden and Deutsches Museum. When in Munich, make a side trip to see Schloss Neuschwanstein in Schwangau, approximately Schwangau away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Frauenkirche, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz.

Find out how to plan Munich trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Drive from Salzburg to Munich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Schloss Neuschwanstein
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

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