15 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

15 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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1
Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
2
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
4
Bled, Slovenia
— 2 nights
5
Postojna, Slovenia
— 1 night
6
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
7
Bol, Croatia
— 2 nights
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night

2
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): steep yourself in history at Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, thenget the lay of the land with Walking tours, thensteep yourself in history at Krakowskie Przedmiescie, and finally steep yourself in history at Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski). On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Rynek Starego Miasta, contemplate the long history of Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum, thencontemplate the long history of Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski), and finally take an in-depth tour of Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Warsaw road trip planning website.

Leeds, UK to Warsaw is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. Traveling from Leeds to Warsaw, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Leeds in August, with highs in Warsaw at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to take a train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum ©
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum
Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski) ©
Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski)
Rynek Starego Miasta ©
Rynek Starego Miasta

2
nights
Krakow, Poland

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Planty Park and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, thencontemplate the long history of Wawel Royal Castle, and finally admire the striking features of St. Mary's Basilica.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Krakow trip planner.

Traveling by train from Warsaw to Krakow takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Planty Park ©
Planty Park

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 6th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, thenappreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Budapest trip app.

Traveling by flight from Krakow to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Budapest, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
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.
On the 7th (Fri), hit the slopes at Straža Bled, thenhead off the coast to Bled Island, thentrek along Vintgar Gorge, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, thenadmire the sheer force of Iglica Waterfall, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bled trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Budapest to Bled in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Lake Bohinj, Vintgar Gorge
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Bled Island ©
Bled Island
Parasailing & Paragliding
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

1
night
Postojna, Slovenia

Postojna ©
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
On the 9th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Bled to Postojna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Postojna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Split.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Škocjan Caves
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Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave

2
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Old Split and then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, stroll around Marjan Park, and then examine the collection at Museum of Senses Split.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Split trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Postojna to Split in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight. Traveling from Postojna in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Split: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Bol.

Things to do in Split

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Old Split ©
Old Split
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

2
nights
Bol, Croatia

Bol ©
An hour boat ride from Split on the island of Brac, Bol boasts a charming old town, pebble beach, and great windsurfing conditions. Historical charm abounds here in the form of stone houses, narrow pedestrian streets, and historical attractions marked with panels.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): kick back and relax at Murvica Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn), and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sumartin Beach. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vidova Gora and then kick back and relax at Lovrecina Bay.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bol travel planning website.

You can ride a ferry from Split to Bol in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Bol

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Sumartin Beach, Lovrecina Bay, Murvica Beach
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Murvica Beach ©
Murvica Beach
Vidova Gora ©
Vidova Gora
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn) ©
Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn)

1
night
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 14th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle and then wander the streets of Hradcany. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from Charles Bridge, contemplate the long history of Prague Astronomical Clock, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Prague road trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Bol to Prague with the Route module. Traveling from Bol in August, expect Prague to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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