60 days in Asia & Europe Itinerary

60 days in Asia & Europe Itinerary

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Bengaluru, India
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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
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Minsk, Belarus
— 2 nights
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Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
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Riga, Latvia
— 4 nights
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Tallinn, Estonia
— 5 nights
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Warsaw, Poland
— 5 nights
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Krakow, Poland
— 5 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 5 nights
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 4 nights
Shuttle to Zagreb, Fly to Split
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Split, Croatia
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Bus to Herceg Novi, Taxi to Tivat, Fly to Belgrade
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Slanic Moldova, Romania
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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Bengaluru, India

Silicon Valley of India

Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): buy something for everyone on your list at Orion Mall, then take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore, then cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience, and finally stop by Varnam Store.

Before you visit Bengaluru, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Kempegowda International Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Bengaluru can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Shopping

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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine

The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Sophia's Cathedral and then contemplate the long history of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Kyiv (Kiev) online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Bengaluru to Kyiv (Kiev) in 16 hours. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -3.5 hour difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in May, expect Kyiv (Kiev) to be much colder, temps between 25°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Minsk.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Historic Sites

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Minsk, Belarus

As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Dudutki Museum Complex, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena, then head outdoors with Trinity Hill, and finally look for gifts at Expobel Shopping Center. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Spring of St. Nicholas, get engrossed in the history at Museum Strana Mini, then explore the world behind art at Gallery Dom Kartin, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Minsk attractions planner.

You can fly from Kyiv (Kiev) to Minsk in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in May, Minsk is little chillier at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Vilnius.

Things to do in Minsk

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Vilnius, Lithuania

Jerusalem of Lithuania

The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Gediminas Castle Tower, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hill of Three Crosses, and then explore the galleries of Trakai Island Castle Museum. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gate of Dawn, then take in the exciting artwork at Tsekh Vilnius, and finally examine the collection at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus).

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Getting from Minsk to Vilnius by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. The time zone changes from Moscow Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In May, daytime highs in Vilnius are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Riga.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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Riga, Latvia

Paris of the North

Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Popular historic sites such as Salaspils Memorial Ensemble and Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Rundāle Palace and Live Silver Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Riga side-trips: Tervete Nature Park (in Tervete) and Kemeri National Park (in Jurmala). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Jurmala Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Riga Cathedral, delve into the lush surroundings at Dzintari Forest Park, and examine the collection at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Riga vacation maker tool.

You can drive from Vilnius to Riga in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Riga

Parks · Nature · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

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Tallinn, Estonia

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Stroomi Beach and Kakumae Beach. Appreciate the collections at Eesti Vabaõhumuuseum / Estonian Open Air Museum and Koopa Galerii. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Tallinn Old Town, view the masterpieces at Telliskivi Loomelinnak, take in panoramic vistas at St. Olaf’s Church, and steep yourself in history at Town Hall Pharmacy.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tallinn trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Riga to Tallinn takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Riga in May, Tallinn is a bit cooler at night with lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Tallinn

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks

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Warsaw, Poland

Phoenix City

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Head to Rynek Starego Miasta and Nowy Swiatfor plenty of shopping. Appreciate the collections at Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum and Pinball Station - Pinball & Arcade Museum. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, take in nature's colorful creations at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, and steep yourself in history at Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski).

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Warsaw online visit planner.

You can fly from Tallinn to Warsaw in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tallinn to Warsaw is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Tallinn in May, with highs in Warsaw at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can catch the train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Childrens Museums

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Krakow, Poland

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.
Do your shopping at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) and Unikke Design & Friends. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square. Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Outdoor Activities, take an in-depth tour of Muzeum Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego Collegium Maius, steep yourself in history at Muzeum Krakowa - Barbakan, and get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Krakow trip itinerary builder site.

You can take a train from Warsaw to Krakow in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Krakow can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Staromestske namesti and Prague Castle will appeal to history buffs. Shop till you drop at Artel and Geosvet Galerie. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Prague Astronomical Clock, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take a stroll through Lesser Town, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Prague trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Krakow to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In May, daytime highs in Prague are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Prague

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Outdoors

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Bratislava, Slovakia

Beauty on the Danube

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.
Shop till you drop at Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum and Uluv. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Devin Castle and Michalska Brana. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kostol a kláštor sv. Alžbety, stop by Honeyshop - Medovy obchod, and get a taste of the local shopping with Soda Gallery - Gallery Of Contemporary Art.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bratislava trip maker.

You can drive from Prague to Bratislava in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. In May in Bratislava, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Budapest, Hungary

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). Head to Koller Gallery and Central Market Hallfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, don't miss a visit to Andrassy Avenue, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building.

To find out how to plan a trip to Budapest, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bratislava to Budapest by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Budapest are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

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Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Head to Galerija Mikame and Galerija Hestfor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Jakopic Gallery and Ravnikar Gallery Space. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (Parasailing & Paragliding, Bled Island, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). It doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and take in the exciting artwork at Galerija Fotografija.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Getting from Budapest to Ljubljana by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Split.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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Split, Croatia

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Step out of the city life by going to Marjan Park and Zoo Station Bol. Get a sense of the local culture at Jaksic Gallery and Museum uja. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Split: Nerezisca (Wine Tasting Brac & Olive Oil Brac & Senjkovic Winery), Fishing Charters & Tours (in Jezera) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Zadar).

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Split day trip website.

Getting from Ljubljana to Split by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in June, Split is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

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Dubrovnik, Croatia

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Lokrum Island and Doyouwed. Me. Head to Art by Stjepko and AR Atelierfor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Villa Korta Katarina & Winery, Relais & Chateaux Member (in Orebic) and Vino Spaleta (in Kuna Peljeska). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Old Town, take in the exciting artwork at Art Gallery TALIR, look for all kinds of wild species at Trsteno Arboretum, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Dubrovnik visit planner.

Traveling by car from Split to Dubrovnik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Belgrade.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Outdoors · Wildlife · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trips

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Belgrade, Serbia

The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sava Temple, wander the streets of Knez Mihailova, then contemplate the long history of Kalemegdan, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ada Ciganlija. On your second day here, do a tasting at Podrum Probus, then take a stroll through Skadarlija, then look for gifts at FAB Living by Una, and finally engage your brain at Nikola Tesla Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Belgrade trip itinerary planning website.

Do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight from Dubrovnik to Belgrade in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Belgrade, with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Slanic Moldova.

Things to do in Belgrade

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Slanic Moldova, Romania

Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Cheile Slanicului and then stroll through 300 De Scari.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Slanic Moldova day trip planner.

Getting from Belgrade to Slanic Moldova by car takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Belgrade to Slanic Moldova, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. June in Slanic Moldova sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Sofia.

Things to do in Slanic Moldova

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip

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Sofia, Bulgaria

Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Take a break from the city and head to Horseback Riding Tours and Yanakiev Ski and Snowboard School. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Vitosha Boulevard and Rila Monastery. Go for a jaunt from Sofia to Borovets to see Borovets Ski Resort about 1h 25 min away.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Sofia trip website.

Traveling by car from Slanic Moldova to Sofia takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. June in Sofia sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Ukraine travel guide

4.5
Landmarks · Specialty Museums · Monuments
Bread Basket of Europe
As the largest country entirely within Europe, it comes as no surprise that Ukraine is a hugely diverse nation. Despite its varied and vibrant tourist attractions, it is a relatively under-visited part of the world. This is mostly good news for those who do decide to vacation here because they can enjoy an authentic and unusual experience. Sip coffee in city cafes, hike the Carpathians, unwind by the beach, and explore picturesque forests. Those interested in architecture will be delighted by the massive array on offer, including grand Gothic towers, wooden churches, and looming Stalinist constructions.

Belarus travel guide

4.5
Landmarks · Monuments · Churches
Explore the idyllic cornflower fields, vast forests, and charming villages of , a country that blends modern progress with its rich history. Tour the financially prosperous and socially progressive capital city, traipse through national parks, and catch sight of the continent's largest mammal, the European bison. Visit ancient castles, and view demonstrations of ceramic making and blacksmithing. Learn how World War II impacted this Eastern European nation by visiting one of the many monuments and memorials that pay homage to those who served. Because of its isolation from the rest of the region, visitors to the country are often approached with curiosity, but warmly greeted by the locals. Known for its rich cultural heritage, the nation hosts a plethora of festivals throughout the year, allowing visitors and locals alike to enjoy the arts.

Lithuania travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Sacred & Religious Sites · Architectural Buildings
Characterized by the majestic Baltic coastline and adjacent white sands, Lithuania boasts lush green forests, hidden lakes, and coastal wetlands. A nation with a turbulent history, Lithuania houses the remains of a former nuclear site and the remnants of defenses used to strengthen the frontier of the Tsarist empire. At the same time, it pays homage to its national heroes, honored in sculpture parks and museums throughout the country. Today, Lithuania boasts a thriving musical, cultural, and visual arts scene, hosting a range of festivals and concerts year-round.

Latvia travel guide

4.2
Landmarks · Specialty Museums · History Museums
Nestled between Estonia and Lithuania, Latvia has a small but developing tourist industry and the country is authentic and welcoming. The Baltic coast stretches 500 km (310 mi) along Latvia's northern border, and lush green forests cover nearly half of the country. Founded in 1918, Latvia was occupied by both the Nazis and the Soviet Union, who incorporated the country and did not restore independence until 1991. Due to centuries of foreign rule, the country boasts a mix of ethnic backgrounds, while maintaining the Latvian language. With cosmopolitan Riga as the capital, Latvia offers a mix of urban excitement and rural nature.

Estonia travel guide

4.5
Landmarks · Specialty Museums · Historic Sites
Baltic Tiger
Small in size but big in character, the proud nation of Estonia manages to pack historical cities, swathes of charming countryside, a picturesque coastline, and rugged islands into a relatively small amount of space. Thanks to its compactness, visitors can easily travel between the many tourist attractions the country has to offer. Although just a stone's throw away from Finland, Latvia, and Russia, Estonia boasts its own distinct culture, evident in the country's cuisine, music, and traditions. This vibrant nation emerged from over 40 years of Soviet rule to be one of the most economically successful of the European Union's eastern members and is leading the way in tech industries.

Poland travel guide

4.5
Historic Walking Areas · Historic Sites · Landmarks
A massive country in eastern Europe, Poland offers much to those who venture beyond the continent's more traditional touristic destinations. Dating back to the first millennium, the republic has over a thousand years of heritage to explore, including an abundance of World War II history. Bordered by Germany to the west and Ukraine and Belarus to the east, Poland was the rope in a game of tug of war between German Nazis and the Soviet Allied forces. Major cities like Krakow, Warsaw, Gdansk, Wroclaw, Lodz, Poznan, and Lublin are offer an array of cultural attractions. The infamous concentration camp Auschwitz, near Krakow, is a difficult experience but a must for anyone visiting the area. Be sure to sample hearty comfort foods rich in meat, cabbage, and spices--the Polish secret to making it through harsh winters.

Czech Republic travel guide

4.3
Bridges · Historic Walking Areas · Castles
From historical towns and cities, to a countryside speckled with castles and chateaus, the Czech Republic is a holiday destination that can satisfy everybody's taste. Even though it's modern and fully-developed, the country carefully preserves its traditions and heritage. The city of Prague, with its breathtaking architecture, vibrant art and culture scene, and bustling nightlife, is not only one of the country's main attractions, but also a top European tourist hub. The scenic countryside features numerous national parks and nature reserves perfect for hiking, cycling, golfing, and enjoying the natural beauty. In the wintertime ski buffs have their pick from a selection of resorts. If you're looking to unwind and rejuvenate in picturesque settings, visit the famous spa and wellness resorts that have been renowned in Europe for centuries.

Slovakia travel guide

3.9
Landmarks · Castles · Monuments
Heart of Europe
A land of magnificent castles, untouched nature, and rich cultural heritage, Slovakia is a jewel in the heart of Europe that's waiting to be discovered. Larger cities such as Bratislava and Kosice feature historic architecture and offer numerous sightseeing opportunities and exciting art scenes, while the traditional villages are the perfect place to get acquainted with local customs. Some of the country's most popular tourist destinations are its numerous spa resorts, famous for their therapeutic properties, and a selection of wooden churches, many of which are World Heritage Sites. Those looking for nature's attractions can enjoy everything from the thick forests and snowy peaks of the Tatra Mountains, to one of Europe's largest concentrations of subterranean caves. The country's cuisine reflects its multi-cultural history and is a definite must-try.

Hungary travel guide

4.1
Historic Sites · Thermal Spas · Government Buildings
Breadbasket of Europe
Because tourism throughout the whole country is not as popular as in other European countries, much of the natural beauty of Hungary has not been developed or exploited. Visitors today are drawn to the unspoiled picturesque landscape, the capital metropolis surrounded by charming small towns and villages, and the plethora of thermal baths. The country's number of well-preserved archaeological ruins, castles, cathedrals, and medieval towns provide opportunities to those wanting a taste of European history. With the opportunity to explore both time-worn architecture and notable natural surroundings in every region, Hungary provides sightseeing opportunities with the amenities of traditional tourist destinations. 

Slovenia travel guide

4.3
Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.

Croatia travel guide

4.4
Historic Walking Areas · Landmarks · National Parks
Once situated on the edge of empires between the Balkans and Central Europe, Croatia represents a land of great natural diversity and rich cultural heritage. Croatian cultural tourism relies on the charming juxtaposition of contrasts. Venetian palaces sit next to Napoleonic forts, Viennese mansions face Socialist Realist sculpture, and early Slavic churches built on the sites of ancient Roman settlements offer countless sightseeing opportunities. Croatia's museums present the main stages of the history of Europe. The country's sapphire seawater and long coastline speckled with islands draws visitors, as do numerous nature reserves, marinas, ancient fortified towns, and sandy and rocky beaches. In recent years, Croatia's shoreline has become a famed center for nautical tourism and naturism, and is a promising diving destination. Hikers explore outdoor landscapes of canyons, underground grottoes, dramatic waterfalls, stony peaks, and scenic lakes of the Dinaric Alps, which hug the coastline. Inland areas showcase mountain resorts, national parks, pine forests, vineyards, and spas.

Serbia travel guide

4.3
Historic Sites · Room Escape Games · Churches
A country of wild landscapes and wilder nights, Serbia is renowned for its diversity and hospitality. It's a land of rich history with an abundance of monuments dating back to prehistory, ancient times, and the Middle Ages. Some of the country's most famous attractions are the medieval monasteries, many of which are still active and open to visitors. Major cities like Belgrade, Novi Sad, and Niš, are bustling hubs where you can immerse yourself in the arts, cafe culture, and all-night partying. Take a trip into the countryside crisscrossed with rivers and explore the lush plains, untouched forests, clear lakes, and rugged mountains. Welcoming villages offer an abundance of hospitality, and numerous spa resorts give you the opportunity to relax and rejuvenate in a tranquil atmosphere. Serbian cuisine is very diverse, so whichever region you visit, make sure to try some of the local specialties.

Bulgaria travel guide

4.3
Ruins · Architectural Buildings · Landmarks
Eventful history has endowed Bulgaria with a rich cultural, architectural, and artistic heritage, while natural beauty and recreational opportunities make it one of Europe's most desirable holiday destinations. Carpeted by dense forests and fed by mighty rivers, this ancient land once drew invaders from distant corners of Europe. Today, the country's Black Sea coastline and seven rugged mountain ranges top the itineraries of nearly 8 million annual visitors. While its growing cities offer modern shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities, Bulgaria's countryside remains a history buff's paradise, boasting well-preserved reminders of ancient civilizations that conquered or passed through this land. Begin your Bulgarian adventure in Sofia, one of Europe's oldest capitals, with over 250 historic landmarks.