31 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

31 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 4 nights
2
Krakow, Poland
— 4 nights
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
4
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
5
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 4 nights
6
Bol, Croatia
— 4 nights
7
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
8
Hvar, Croatia
— 4 nights
9
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights

4
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
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.
The State Hermitage Museum and Russian Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and Palace Square. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Grand Peterhof Palace, contemplate the long history of Palace Stables, make a trip to Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I, and examine the collection at The Bath Block.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our St. Petersburg online road trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to St. Petersburg is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to St. Petersburg is 8 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Toronto in July; daily highs in St. Petersburg reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Peterhof Palace ©
Grand Peterhof Palace
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) and Ulica Florianska. Wieliczka Salt Mine and Wawel Royal Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, visit Kazmierz The Former Jewish District, get engrossed in the history at Muzeum Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego Collegium Maius, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Krakow trip planner.

You can fly from St. Petersburg to Krakow in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from St. Petersburg to Krakow due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from St. Petersburg in July: highs in Krakow hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). Get some historical perspective at Matthias Church and Liberty Statue. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, steep yourself in history at Hungarian National Museum, wander the streets of Andrassy Avenue, and step into the grandiose world of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar).

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest day trip site.

You can fly from Krakow to Budapest in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July in Budapest, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): get lost in a book at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, thenbrowse the exhibits of Art by Stjepko, and then wander the streets of Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at War Photo Limited, take in panoramic vistas at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Dance Beach.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Dubrovnik trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Budapest to Dubrovnik by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Dubrovnik when traveling from Budapest in July, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Museums Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
War Photo Limited ©
War Photo Limited

4
nights
Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Bags by Kristina and Bire winery. Take a break from the city and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Freestyle. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vela Przina Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Kula Morska Vrata, and browse the exhibits of Vapor gallery.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Korcula Town road trip site.

Traveling by ferry from Dubrovnik to Korcula Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Bol.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors Beaches Museums

Side Trips

Lumbarda, Ethnographic collection Barilo
Highlights from your plan
Vela Przina Beach ©
Vela Przina Beach
Bags by Kristina ©
Bags by Kristina
Freestyle ©
Freestyle

4
nights
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Jaksic Gallery and Museum uja. Get outdoors at Murvica Beach and Paklina Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bol: Nerezisca (Wine Tasting Brac & Olive Oil Brac & Senjkovic Winery), Sumartin Beach (in Sumartin) and Skrip (Museum of Brac & The Island of Brac Museum - Skrip). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn), take in the awesome beauty at Vidova Gora, contemplate the long history of Summer House Of Jerolim Kavanjin, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Crkva Sveti Rok, Sutivan.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bol trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Korcula Town to Bol in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to Split.

Things to do in Bol

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sutivan, Skrip, Nerezisca, Murvica Beach, Sumartin Beach
Highlights from your plan
Jaksic Gallery ©
Jaksic Gallery
Murvica Beach ©
Murvica Beach
Museum uja ©
Museum uja

1
night
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 24th (Fri), examine the collection at Museum of Senses Split, thenappreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Split trip builder.

Getting from Bol to Split by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Split are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can catch the ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Museum of Senses Split ©
Museum of Senses Split

4
nights
Hvar, Croatia

Hvar ©
The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
Visiting Mlini Beach and Jerolim will get you outdoors. We've included these beaches for you: Mekicevica Beach and Sveta Nedilja. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Hvar Beach, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, stroll through Dubovica Beach, and take in the exciting artwork at Forko souvenir shop.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Hvar trip itinerary builder website.

Ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. In July, daytime highs in Hvar are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sveta Nedilja, Dubovica Beach
Highlights from your plan
Hvar Beach ©
Hvar Beach
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

3
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Staromestske namesti and Prague Astronomical Clock. Museum-lovers will appreciate Jewish Museum in Prague and Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia - National Gallery Prague. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, see the sky in a new way at The Štefánik Observatory, explore the world behind art at St. George's Basilica, and get engrossed in the history at Strahov Monastery.

Plan my day in Prague using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Fly from Hvar to Prague in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Hvar in July, expect Prague to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock

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