17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
2
Zagreb, Croatia
— 3 nights
3
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
4
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
5
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
6
Belgrade, Serbia
— 2 nights
7
Timisoara, Romania
— 1 night
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 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: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Vienna trip itinerary planner.

Krakow, Poland to Vienna is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a shuttle. In September in Vienna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Zagreb.

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

3
nights
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 28th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Tkalciceva, shop like a local with Dolac Market, admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, thentake in the local highlights with Walking tours, and finally look for gifts at Planetopija. Keep things going the next day: stroll the grounds of Mirogoj Cemetery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), thenexamine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Upper Town (Gornji Grad).

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Zagreb trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Zagreb takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. September in Zagreb sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Cathedral of the Assumption ©
Cathedral of the Assumption
Walking tours
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)

2
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Galerija Mestrovic, contemplate the long history of Old Split, thenmake a trip to Split Synagogue, thenpause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally wander the streets of Riva Harbor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Marjan Park, thenstop by Nadalina cokolada, and then get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Split trip builder app.

Fly from Zagreb to Split in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Zagreb in September; daily highs in Split reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Mostar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Old Split ©
Old Split
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

2
nights
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): appreciate the history behind il Monte Della Croce and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kravica. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): make a trip to Mehmed Karadoz Moschee, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koskin-Mehmed Pasha's Mosque, thentake in the views from Old Bridge (Stari Most), and finally make a trip to Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mostar trip builder.

Drive from Split to Mostar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Split in October since evenings lows in Mostar dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Mostar

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Kravica, il Monte Della Croce
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il Monte Della Croce ©
il Monte Della Croce
Kravica ©
Kravica
Old Bridge (Stari Most) ©
Old Bridge (Stari Most)

2
nights
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
On the 4th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Sarajevo War Tunnel, get engrossed in the history at Museum Of Crimes Against Humanity And Genocide 1992-1995, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, thenadmire the masterpieces at Galerija 11/07/95, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Katedrala Sarajevo. On the next day, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, steep yourself in history at Bascarsija, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bascarsija Mosque, thensteep yourself in history at Sebilj Brunnen (Fountain), and finally don't miss a visit to Vijećnica.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Sarajevo trip maker tool.

You can drive from Mostar to Sarajevo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Mostar in October, expect Sarajevo to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Belgrade.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Tours Historic Sites Museums
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Walking tours
Sarajevo War Tunnel ©
Sarajevo War Tunnel
Galerija 11/07/95 ©
Galerija 11/07/95

2
nights
Belgrade, Serbia

The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
On the 6th (Tue), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, steep yourself in history at Kalemegdan, and then take a stroll through Skadarlija. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): kick back and relax at Ada Ciganlija, brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum, wander the streets of Knez Mihailova, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Sava Temple, and finally get curious at Nikola Tesla Museum.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Belgrade trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Sarajevo to Belgrade in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Timisoara.

Things to do in Belgrade

Tours Beaches Outdoors
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Walking tours
Kalemegdan ©
Kalemegdan
Ada Ciganlija ©
Ada Ciganlija

1
night
Timisoara, Romania

Timisoara ©
Timișoara is the capital city of Timiș County, and the main social, economic and cultural centre in western Romania.The third most populous city in the country, with 319,279 inhabitants as of the 2011 census, Timișoara is the informal capital city of the historical region of Banat. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): stroll around Central Park, thendon't miss a visit to Piata Victoriei, thenpause for some photo ops at Timisoara Historical Center, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Timisoara trip planner.

Getting from Belgrade to Timisoara by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Belgrade to Timisoara, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, daily temperatures in Timisoara can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Timisoara

Historic Sites Parks
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Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral ©
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral
Piata Victoriei ©
Piata Victoriei
Central Park ©
Central Park

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, test the waters at a local thermal spa, and take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Budapest trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Timisoara to Budapest in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Timisoara to Budapest, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October in Budapest, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Spas
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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