16 days in Central Europe Itinerary

16 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
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Munich, Germany
— 3 nights

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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 2nd (Sat), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, contemplate the long history of Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, then pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, steep yourself in history at Bebelplatz, then see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, and finally get your game on at WINDOBONA Indoor Skydiving Berlin.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Berlin trip builder website.

Mumbai, India to Berlin is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Berlin is minus 4.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Prague.

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Walking tours
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Vitus Cathedral, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, then see the interesting displays at Czech Repubrick, and finally stop by Moser Sales Gallery.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague trip builder site.

Getting from Berlin to Prague by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Krakow.

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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral and then take an in-depth tour of Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to St. Mary's Basilica, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, then get your game on at Bubble Football & More by Bumper Ball Experiences, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Krakow day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Krakow takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. May in Krakow sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Side Trip

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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square

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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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa.

To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Budapest trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Krakow to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©

City of Dreams

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 11th (Mon): see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, then step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, and finally admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

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Getting from Budapest to Vienna by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In May in Vienna, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Salzburg route builder app.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Salzburg are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©

Village of a Million People

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, and then explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek. On your second day here, explore the activities along English Garden, then contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Frauenkirche.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Munich online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Munich takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Munich are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Nature
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
English Garden ©
English Garden

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