16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
2
Innsbruck, Austria
— 1 night
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
4
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 2 nights
5
Zagreb, Croatia
— 1 night
6
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
7
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
8
Kotor, Montenegro
— 2 nights

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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, steep yourself in history at Belvedere Palace, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna tour itinerary builder.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Vienna is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Johannesburg to Vienna due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Johannesburg in April, expect Vienna to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

1
night
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm), get engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, thenfly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, and finally trek along Wilde Wasser Weg.

For photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Innsbruck online travel route builder.

Getting from Vienna to Innsbruck by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Wilde Wasser Weg
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Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)
Town Tower (Stadtturm) ©
Town Tower (Stadtturm)

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nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 8th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, see the interesting displays at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), thenadmire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, thentake some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter). On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Salzburg Museum, get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, thenstep into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, and finally examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Salzburg trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Salzburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in Salzburg, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Salzburg

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

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Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 10th (Fri), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, thenstop by Pekarna Osem, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Michael. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Tivoli Park, get advice or help at Seminary Palace and Library, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, don't miss a visit to Prešeren Square, thentake a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and finally take in the views from Triple Bridge.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Salzburg to Ljubljana in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

1
night
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, thenput a fun spin on your tour with Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb, thenlook for gifts at Break Time, and finally don't miss a visit to King Tomislav Square.

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Drive from Ljubljana to Zagreb in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Zagreb can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

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night
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): stop by By Lyna Conceptstore, thenappreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then steep yourself in history at Palazzo di Diocleziano.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Split trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Zagreb to Split takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Zagreb in April, Split is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Shopping
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

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Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
On the 14th (Tue), visit Old Town and then head off the coast to Lokrum Island. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Rector's Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, thenadmire the striking features of Franjevacki Crkva Male Brace, thenpause for some serene contemplation at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and finally view the masterpieces at Art by Stjepko.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Dubrovnik itinerary planner.

Getting from Split to Dubrovnik by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. April in Dubrovnik sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

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Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor
Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): go for a walk through Old Cotor Road, explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of Holy Mother Rozaria, and finally contemplate the long history of Church of St. Elijah the Prophet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of The Church of St. Matthew, steep yourself in history at Kotor Old City, thendelve into the distant past at St. Tryphon Cathedral, and finally go for a walk through Ulica 2 sjever-jug.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kotor online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Dubrovnik to Kotor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Dobrota, Church of Holy Mother Rozaria
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Kotor Old City
Kotor Old City
Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
St. Tryphon Cathedral
St. Tryphon Cathedral

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