37 days in Poland & Budapest Itinerary

37 days in Poland & Budapest Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Budapest, Hungary
— 11 nights
2
Warsaw, Poland
— 7 nights
3
Krakow, Poland
— 13 nights
4
Wroclaw, Poland
— 5 nights

11
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 House of Terror Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria) and Hungarian Railway Museum (Magyar Vasuttorteneti Park). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Budapest: Eger (Eger Castle, Egri Road Beatles Museum, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, and contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest online trip builder.

Tubingen, Germany to Budapest is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Tubingen in July: highs in Budapest hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Budapest

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Eger
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
House of Terror Museum ©
House of Terror Museum

7
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Town and Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum. Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie and The National Museum in Warsaw will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, get curious at Geological Museum - National Research Institute, get engrossed in the history at POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich, and examine the collection at Katyn Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Warsaw trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Warsaw takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Budapest in August, expect nights in Warsaw to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Pinball Station - Pinball & Arcade Museum ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town

13
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.
Appreciate the collections at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera. Wieliczka Salt Mine and Wawel Royal Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Krakow with a short trip to Muzeum Zamek w Oswiecimiu in Oswiecim, about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Basilica, examine the collection at Krakow Pinball Museum, and contemplate the long history of Muzeum Krakowa - Barbakan.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Krakow day trip website.

You can take a train from Warsaw to Krakow in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In August in Krakow, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Wroclaw.

Things to do in Krakow

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Oswiecim, Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

5
nights
Wroclaw, Poland

Wroclaw ©
Known for its relaxed and liberal atmosphere, the energetic city of Wroclaw lures visitors with its rich cultural heritage and pedestrian-friendly old town.
Church of Peace, Swidnica (Kosciol Pokoju w Swidnicy) and Zamek Ksiaz w Walbrzychu are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Panorama Raclawicka and Kolejkowo will appeal to museum buffs. Spend the 26th (Wed) among pleasant surroundings at Rynek of Wroclaw. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island), get a sense of history and politics at Wroclaw Town Hall, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Wroclaw Zoo & Afrykarium, and make a trip to Multimedia Fountain at Pergola.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Wroclaw trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Krakow to Wroclaw in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wroclaw

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Zamek Ksiaz w Walbrzychu, Church of Peace, Swidnica (Kosciol Pokoju w Swidnicy)
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Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island) ©
Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island)
Panorama Raclawicka ©
Panorama Raclawicka

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