15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
2
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
4
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
6
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, thentest the waters at a local thermal spa, thentake in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, and finally explore the activities along Danube River. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, thensteep yourself in history at Matthias Church, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Budapest trip builder website.

Venice, Italy to Budapest is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Venice in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Budapest, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Spas Parks
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

2
nights
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.
On the 29th (Tue), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Schönbrunn Zoo and then admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, thentake an in-depth tour of Sisi Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

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You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo

2
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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, thenstep into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, thenmake a trip to Salzburger Altstadt, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace. Keep things going the next day: make a splash at Freibad Leopoldskron, thentake some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and then take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Salzburg trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Vienna to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Salzburg are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

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nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
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 2nd (Sat): engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, thenexplore the activities along English Garden, and then make a trip to Restaurant und Biergarten am Chinesischen Turm. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Marienplatz, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and then contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Munich day trip website.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Munich takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Parks Childrens Museums
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
English Garden ©
English Garden
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church, thentake in the views from Chapel Bridge, thenappreciate the history behind Lion Monument, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Zurich trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Munich to Zurich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September in Zurich, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

2
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Il Cenacolo and then find something for the whole family at Leolandia.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Milan trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Milan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Zurich in September, expect Milan to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Theme Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Leolandia
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and steep yourself in history at St Mark's Campanile.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Venice visit planner.

Traveling by car from Milan to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Padua
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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