15 days in Austria, Hungary & Czech Republic Itinerary

15 days in Austria, Hungary & Czech Republic Itinerary

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Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
4
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Schonbrunn Palace and Historic Center of Vienna. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien and Kaisergruft. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, examine the collection at Time Travel Vienna, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip planner.

Ankara, Turkey to Vienna is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Ankara to Vienna due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Ankara in March since evenings lows in Vienna dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

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

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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.
Fisherman's Bastion and Matthias Church will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Liberty Statue and Margaret Island. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Budapest Pinball Museum, steep yourself in history at Heroes' Square, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and test your team's savvy at E-Exit Escape Game.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Budapest trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Salzburg.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
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Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Get some historical perspective at Salzburg Cathedral and Dreifaltigkeitskirche (Holy Trinity Church). Mozarts Geburtshaus and Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Salzburg side-trips: St. Wolfgang (The Pilgrim's Way & Pfarre St. Wolfgang). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, shop like a local with Getreidegasse, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilika St. Michael, and deepen your understanding at Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church).

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Salzburg road trip planner.

You can drive from Budapest to Salzburg in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

St. Wolfgang, Basilika St. Michael
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Salzburger Altstadt ©
Salzburger Altstadt
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
On the 28th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, see the interesting displays at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Vitus, and finally explore the historical opulence of Cesky Krumlov Castle.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Cesky Krumlov trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Cesky Krumlov takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites · Museums
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Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Museum Fotoatelier Seidel ©
Museum Fotoatelier Seidel

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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.
You'll explore and learn at Lobkowicz Palace and Czech Repubrick. Visit Staromestske namesti and Prague Castle for their historical value. Take a break from Prague with a short trip to Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost in Terezin, about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: have fun at Top Gun Prague Shooting Events, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral, and laugh and play at Thrill Park - Prague's Horror Theme Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Prague road trip website.

You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, daytime highs in Prague are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
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