31 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

31 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
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Gdansk, Poland
— 2 nights
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Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
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Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
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Korcula Town, Croatia
— 3 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
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Kotor, Montenegro
— 2 nights
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Sinaia, Romania
— 2 nights

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Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): stop by Tallinn Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Toompea Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali, pause for some serene contemplation at Viewing Point Kohtuotsa, then get engrossed in the history at Peter the Great House Museum, and finally explore the historical opulence of Kadriorg Palace.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Tallinn attractions planning app.

Surabaya, Indonesia to Tallinn is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 5 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Surabaya in September; daily highs in Tallinn reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali ©
Aleksander Nevski Katedraali
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town

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Gdansk, Poland

Gdansk ©

World Capital of Amber

Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from North Harbor Lighthouse, pause for some serene contemplation at Dominikanie Gdańsk - Bazylika pw. Świętego Mikołaja | St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Church, then admire the landmark architecture of Brama Wyzynna, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Catherine's Church (Kosciol Sw. Katarzyny). Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Gdańsk Town Hall, take a stroll through Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka), stop by Dlugi Targ Square, then make a trip to Piwna Street (Ulica Piwna), and finally see the interesting displays at Muzeum Starych Zabawek.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Gdansk trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Tallinn to Gdansk takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tallinn to Gdansk is minus 1 hour. In September in Gdansk, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Gdansk

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka) ©
Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka)
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
Dlugi Targ Square ©
Dlugi Targ Square

3
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Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©

Slavic Rome

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Planty Park and Lost Souls Alley. Do your shopping at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) and Galeria Krakowska. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Wieliczka Salt Mine, examine the collection at Muzeum Krakowa - Barbakan, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Krakow trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Gdansk to Krakow takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Krakow are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Planty Park ©
Planty Park

3
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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Head to Andrassy Avenue and Central Market Hallfor plenty of shopping. Get a sense of the local culture at Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, stop by Book Cafe - Lotz Terem, explore the historical opulence of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), and view the masterpieces at Koller Gallery.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Budapest travel route planner.

You can fly from Krakow to Budapest in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. September in Budapest sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Shopping · Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Staromestske namesti and St Barbara's Church. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at GASK Kutna Hora and Gallery of Steel Figures. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Prague: Kutna Hora (Sedlec Ossuary & The Cathedral of Assumption). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Lobkowicz Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral, and take some stellar pictures from Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Prague trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. When traveling from Budapest in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Prague: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Split.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St Barbara's Church ©
St Barbara's Church

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Split, Croatia

Split ©

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Explore hidden gems such as Old Split and Temple of Jupiter. Do some cultural sightseeing at Palazzo di Diocleziano and Etnografski muzej Split. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, get engrossed in the history at Split Archaeological Museum, don't miss a visit to Split Synagogue, and explore the wide array of goods at Break Time.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Split trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Fly from Prague to Split in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Prague in September: high temperatures in Split hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Split

Highlights from your plan
Old Split ©
Old Split
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

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Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
For shopping fun, head to Bags by Kristina or Vapor gallery. Your inner history buff will appreciate Forteca and St. Mark's Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Korcula Town: Vino Spaleta (in Kuna Peljeska), Orebic (Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Villa Korta Katarina & Winery, Relais & Chateaux Member, &more) and Ethno Museum Barilo (in Blato). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Sveti Mihovil, get engrossed in the history at Bishop's Treasury Museum, learn about winemaking at Lovric Winery, and admire the landmark architecture of Church Sveti Petar.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Korcula Town journey maker website.

Ride a ferry from Split to Korcula Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. October in Korcula Town sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Kula Morska Vrata ©
Kula Morska Vrata
Sveti Mihovil ©
Sveti Mihovil
Forteca ©
Forteca

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Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Get some cultural insight at Dubrovnik City Walls and Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Cavtat Old Town and Church of St Nicholas. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola, admire the masterpieces at Vlaho Bukovac House, steep yourself in history at St. John's Fortress, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dominican Monastery.

Discover how to plan a Dubrovnik trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can ride a ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Cavtat Old Town ©
Cavtat Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Dominican Monastery ©
Dominican Monastery

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Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor

Bride of the Adriatic Sea

Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark’s Church, explore the historical opulence of Zmajević Palace, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Eustachius, then admire the landmark architecture of The Church of St. Matthew, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Radoničić Milošević Palace. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from Kampana Tower, view the masterpieces at Namfleg, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Nikola Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery and Church of St. Clare, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Tryphon Cathedral.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Kotor attractions planner.

Drive from Dubrovnik to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 11°C in Kotor. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sinaia.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
St. Tryphon Cathedral
St. Tryphon Cathedral
St. Mark’s Church ©
St. Mark’s Church
Zmajević Palace ©
Zmajević Palace

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Sinaia, Romania

Sinaia ©

Pearl Of The Carpathians

Named after the monastery around which it was built, Sinaia is a mountain resort and popular holiday destination for Romanians and foreigners alike.
Get a sense of the local culture at Peles Castle and Sinaia Monastery. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ialomicioara Monastery and Cave and Predeal Monastery. Take a break from Sinaia with a short trip to Crucea Caraiman in Busteni, about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of George Enescu Memorial House, explore the striking landscape at Stancile Franz Joseph, see the interesting displays at Casino Sinaia, and explore the historical opulence of Pelisor Castle.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Sinaia trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kotor to Sinaia. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sinaia

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery
Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle

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