60 days in Central Europe Itinerary

60 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 4 nights
2
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
3
Munich, Germany
— 5 nights
4
Salzburg, Austria
— 5 nights
5
Bled, Slovenia
— 3 nights
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 6 nights
7
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 3 nights
8
Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
9
Prague, Czech Republic
— 6 nights
10
Berlin, Germany
— 6 nights
11
Gdansk, Poland
— 1 night
12
Warsaw, Poland
— 5 nights
13
Krakow, Poland
— 6 nights

4
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Appreciate the collections at Foundation E. G. Buhrle Collection and Landesmuseum. Get in touch with nature at Mt Pilatus and Parasailing & Paragliding. Step out of Zurich to go to Lucerne and see Altstadt Luzern, which is approximately 1 hour away. There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, wander the streets of Old Town, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Friedhof Fluntern.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Zurich tour itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Zurich is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Tel Aviv in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Zurich, with highs around °C, while nights are much colder with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Lucerne, Parasailing & Paragliding
Highlights from your plan
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Parasailing & Paragliding
Old Town ©
Old Town

2
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
On the 6th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), explore the world behind art at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, and then see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Grawa Wasserfall, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Haus Steht Kopf.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Innsbruck takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Innsbruck can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Neustift im Stubaital, Swarovski Kristallwelten, Haus Steht Kopf
Highlights from your plan
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Swarovski Kristallwelten
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck ©
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)

5
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.
Do your shopping at Viktualienmarkt and Schack-Galerie. Get some cultural insight at Schloss Neuschwanstein and Schloss Linderhof. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, explore the activities along English Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and enjoy breathtaking views from Frauenkirche.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Munich trip planner.

Drive from Innsbruck to Munich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Schloss Linderhof, Schloss Neuschwanstein
Highlights from your plan
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

5
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Get in touch with nature at Parasailing & Paragliding and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Salzburg Cathedral. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, take in the exciting artwork at Residenzgalerie Salzburg, and take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Salzburg trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Munich to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Salzburg

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

3
nights
Bled, Slovenia

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Escape the urban bustle at Triglav National Park and Parasailing & Paragliding. There's much more to do: trek along Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, explore the activities along Lake Bled, and take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bled trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Salzburg to Bled 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. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Parasailing & Paragliding

6
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 explore and learn at House of Terror Museum and Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria). Shop till you drop at Andrassy Avenue and Vaci Street. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Budapest online holiday builder.

You can drive from Bled to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. August in Budapest sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©

3
nights
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Devin Castle and Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Bratislava Old Town and St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, view the masterpieces at Muzeum Milana Dobesa, get a taste of the local shopping with Bratislava City Gallery, and admire the masterpieces at Soda Gallery - Gallery Of Contemporary Art.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bratislava trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Bratislava takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Bratislava can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Devin Castle ©
Devin Castle
Bratislava Castle ©
Bratislava Castle
St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina) ©

6
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.
Belvedere Palace and Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial will appeal to museum buffs. Get some historical perspective at Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, examine the collection at The Hofburg, and take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Vienna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

6
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.
Jewish Museum in Prague and Artsen - Fine Arts Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Staromestske namesti and St. Vitus Cathedral for their historical value. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, stop by Artel, take in the views from Charles Bridge, and steep yourself in history at Lobkowicz Palace.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Prague trip planner.

Getting from Vienna to Prague by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. September in Prague sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

6
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.
Get some historical perspective at East Side Gallery and Charlottenburg Palace. Do your shopping at Klassenfeind Gallery and Sammlung Hoffman. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, steep yourself in history at Memorial of the Berlin Wall, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and don't miss a visit to Reichstag Building.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Berlin online trip planner.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Gdansk.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

1
night
Gdansk, Poland

Gdansk ©
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.
On the 17th (Tue), brush up on your military savvy at Museum of the Second World War (Muzeum II Wojny Swiatowej), steep yourself in history at Westerplatte, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Church, thentake a stroll through Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka), and finally visit Dlugi Targ Square. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archikatedra Oliwska, take an in-depth tour of Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci, wander the streets of Old Town, thenlook for gifts at Galeria Sztuk Roznych Kosycarz&MBeneda, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Gdanska Galeria Miejska 2.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Gdansk trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Berlin to Gdansk takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Gdansk can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Gdansk

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka) ©
Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka)
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
Old Town ©
Old Town

5
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Popular historic sites such as Old Town and Pomnik Bohaterów Getta are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum and Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego. And it doesn't end there: get into the urban bustle at Rynek Starego Miasta, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum in Warsaw, explore the world behind art at Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow, and examine the collection at POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Warsaw travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Gdansk to Warsaw in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Warsaw can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum ©
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie

6
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.
You'll explore and learn at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine. Stare Miasto and Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, take a stroll through Ulica Florianska, and explore the historical opulence of Wawel Royal Castle.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Krakow trip planner.

You can take a train from Warsaw to Krakow in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. September in Krakow sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Wieliczka Salt Mine
Highlights from your plan
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

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