11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Artvin, Turkey
— 1 night
2
Batumi, Georgia
— 1 night
3
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
— 2 nights
4
Lviv, Ukraine
— 1 night
5
Sofia, Bulgaria
— 1 night
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights

1
night
Artvin, Turkey

Artvin
To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Artvin day trip planning tool.

Ankara to Artvin is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Batumi.

Things to do in Artvin

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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1
night
Batumi, Georgia

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
On the 3rd (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Batumi Botanical Gardens, meet the residents at Batumi Dolphinarium, take in nature's colorful creations at Batumi Boulevard, thenpause for some photo ops at Medea Monument, and finally take an in-depth tour of Ethnographic Museum "Borjgalo".

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, you can read our Batumi travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Artvin to Batumi takes 2 hours. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Georgia Standard Time (GET) is 1 hour. In July, daytime highs in Batumi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Batumi

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Batumi Botanical Gardens ©
Batumi Botanical Gardens
Batumi Boulevard ©
Batumi Boulevard
Batumi Dolphinarium ©
Batumi Dolphinarium

2
nights
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine

The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
On the 4th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Andrew's Church, make a trip to Andriyivski Uzviz, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Sophia's Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Khreshchatyk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): do sightseeing your way with Private Tours, thenappreciate the history behind Rodina Mat (Motherland), thencontemplate the long history of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, and finally don't miss a visit to Maidan Nezalezhnosti.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Kyiv (Kiev) trip planner.

You can fly from Batumi to Kyiv (Kiev) in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Georgia Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Batumi in July, Kyiv (Kiev) is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Lviv.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Historic Sites Tours
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Photography Tours
Andriyivski Uzviz ©
Andriyivski Uzviz
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra

1
night
Lviv, Ukraine

Lviv ©
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Lychakiv Cemetery, take in panoramic vistas at Lviv High Castle, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Svyatogo Yura Cathedral, thentake a stroll through Old Town, and finally don't miss a visit to Rynok Square.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Lviv trip planner.

You can fly from Kyiv (Kiev) to Lviv in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Lviv when traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in July, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Sofia.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery
Rynok Square ©
Rynok Square
Old Town ©
Old Town

1
night
Sofia, Bulgaria

Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Temple Sveti Nikolay and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Zlatnite_Mostove -Golden Bridges, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Vitosha Mountain.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Sofia planner.

Traveling by flight from Lviv to Sofia takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Lviv, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sofia, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Sofia

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trip

Zlatnite_Mostove -Golden Bridges
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Walking tours
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, and hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Istanbul online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Sofia to Istanbul takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Sofia to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sofia in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Istanbul. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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