8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
2
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
4
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
5
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church and then steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion. On the next day, appreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank, appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Budapest trip itinerary builder site.

Izmir, Turkey to Budapest is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Izmir to Budapest is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Izmir in July: highs in Budapest hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz, explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, thenexplore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vienna online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July in Vienna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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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.
On the 13th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, take in the views from Charles Bridge, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Old Royal Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, thenstep into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, thentake in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower, and finally take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock.

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You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In July, daily temperatures in Prague can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bratislava.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours
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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), take a stroll through Bratislava Old Town, thensteep yourself in history at Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac), and finally kick back and relax at Magio Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bratislava trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Prague to Bratislava in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Krakow.

Things to do in Bratislava

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Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac) ©
Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac)
Bratislava Castle ©
Bratislava Castle
St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina) ©

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Wawel Royal Castle, steep yourself in history at Wawel Cathedral, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, thenadmire the striking features of St. Mary's Basilica, and then browse the exhibits of Muzeum Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego Collegium Maius.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Krakow travel route builder tool.

Drive from Bratislava to Krakow in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. In July, Krakow is little chillier than Bratislava - with highs of °C and lows of °C. On the 17th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

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