20 days in Central Europe Itinerary

20 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
3
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
5
Bled, Slovenia
— 3 nights
6
Schoerfling am Attersee, Austria
— 2 nights

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Take a break from the city and head to StandUpClub Berlin and Pfaueninsel. Bebelplatz and Brecht Weigel Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: observe the fascinating underwater world at Zoo Berlin, see the interesting displays at The Story of Berlin, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Tierpark Berlin, and contemplate the waterfront views at Wannsee.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Berlin sightseeing planner.

Sydney, Australia to Berlin is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Pfaueninsel ©
Pfaueninsel
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
Bebelplatz ©
Bebelplatz

3
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Prague Astronomical Clock and Powder Tower. Family-friendly places like Kafka House and Aquapalace Praha will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Vltava River, tour the water at your own pace with Vlatava S Lodi, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vltava Beach, and step off the mainland to explore Shooters Island.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Prague online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Berlin to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. July in Prague sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Vltava River
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Vltava Beach ©
Vltava Beach
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock
Powder Tower ©
Powder Tower

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Alpine Joe - Mountain Hiking Guide and Tyrsovo nabrezie. Attractions like St. Stephen's Cathedral and Schönbrunn Zoo make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Vienna: Bratislava (Bratislavská zoologická záhrada & Medieval City Walls). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, take an in-depth tour of Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, and get your game on at Time Travel Vienna.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Vienna route site.

Fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bratislava
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Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Fisherman's Bastion and University Church. Get outdoors at Palatinus Strandfürdő and Margaret Island. There's lots more to do: relax and rejuvenate at Széchenyi Thermal Bath, pause for some serene contemplation at Belvarosi Szent Anna Templomigazgatosag, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, and pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Budapest online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Budapest

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Széchenyi Thermal Bath ©
Széchenyi Thermal Bath
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

3
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.
Get outdoors at Lake Bled and Logar Valley Landscape Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bled Island and Church of St John the Baptist. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Martuljek Waterfalls (in Gozd Martuljek), Lake Jasna (in Kranjska Gora) and Ljubljanica River (in Ljubljana).

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bled trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Budapest to Bled in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Schoerfling am Attersee.

Things to do in Bled

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Martuljek Waterfalls, Church of St John the Baptist, Logar Valley Landscape Park, Lake Jasna, Ljubljanica River
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Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled
Bled Island ©
Bled Island
Logar Valley Landscape Park ©
Logar Valley Landscape Park

2
nights
Schoerfling am Attersee, Austria

Schoerfling am Attersee ©
Schörfling am Attersee is a municipality in the district of Vöcklabruck in the Austrian state of Upper Austria. On the 14th (Thu), fly down the slopes at Feuerkogel and then explore the activities along Traunsee. On your second day here, explore the activities along Lake Attersee, thenchoose your vessel at Lake Hallstatt Explorer, thenHead underground at Gassel-Tropfsteinhoehle, and finally explore the activities along Taferlklaussee.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Schoerfling am Attersee travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bled to Schoerfling am Attersee in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Schoerfling am Attersee

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Ebensee am Traunsee, Taferlklaussee, Lake Hallstatt Explorer, Lake Attersee, Traunsee
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Feuerkogel ©
Feuerkogel
Traunsee ©
Traunsee
Gassel-Tropfsteinhoehle ©
Gassel-Tropfsteinhoehle

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