22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Chisinau, Moldova
— 1 night
2
Minsk, Belarus
— 1 night
3
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 1 night
4
Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
5
Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
6
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 2 nights
7
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
8
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
9
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
10
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights

1
night
Chisinau, Moldova

Chisinau ©
Chișinău Etymology and namesThe origin of the city's name is unclear, but in one version, the name comes from the archaic Romanian word chișla (meaning "spring", "source of water") and nouă ("new"), because it was built around a small spring, at the corner of Pușkin and Albișoara streets.The other version, formulated by Ștefan Ciobanu, Romanian historian and academician, holds that the name was formed the same way as the name of Chișineu (alternative spelling: Chișinău) in Western Romania, near the border with Hungary. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): walk around Stefan cel Mare Park, thenwalk around Dendrarium Park, and then learn about winemaking at Cricova Winery.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Chisinau trip itinerary website.

Cairo, Egypt to Chisinau is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Minsk.

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Cricova Winery
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Dendrarium Park ©
Dendrarium Park
Cricova Winery ©
Cricova Winery

1
night
Minsk, Belarus

Minsk ©
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): don't miss a visit to Minsk City Hall, take an in-depth tour of Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War, walk around Victory Park, pause for some photo ops at Island of Tears, thenhead outdoors with Trinity Hill, and finally look for gifts at Expobel Shopping Center.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Minsk trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Chisinau to Minsk takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chisinau to Minsk, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Minsk are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Vilnius.

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Museums Outdoors Parks
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Trinity Hill ©
Trinity Hill
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Victory Park

1
night
Vilnius, Lithuania

The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, take in nature's colorful creations at Bernardine Gardens, thenget engrossed in the history at Gediminas Castle Tower, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika).

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Vilnius trip planning app.

You can drive from Minsk to Vilnius in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. August in Vilnius sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Warsaw.

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Tours Parks Museums
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Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower
Bernardine Gardens ©
Bernardine Gardens

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Palace of Culture and Science, brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, thenstop by Tram Party, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, thentake in the local highlights with Walking tours, thentake an in-depth tour of Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny).

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Fly from Vilnius to Warsaw in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Vilnius to Warsaw, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Krakow.

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Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town
Walking tours

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Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
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.
Krakow is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Basilica, take an in-depth tour of Muzeum Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego Collegium Maius, and steep yourself in history at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Krakow trip planner.

Traveling by train from Warsaw to Krakow takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bratislava.

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Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Walking tours

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nights
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Devin Castle, find something for the whole family at DinoPark ZOO Bratislava, thenmake a trip to Frantiskanske namestie, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Church and Monastery, and finally take an in-depth tour of Bratislava City Museum (Mestske Muzeum). Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), thenwander the streets of Bratislava Old Town, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Magio Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kostol a kláštor sv. Alžbety.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bratislava day trip planning website.

Drive from Krakow to Bratislava in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. In August in Bratislava, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

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Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Devin Castle ©
Devin Castle
Bratislava Castle ©
Bratislava Castle
Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town

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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: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Maria Am Gestade.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Vienna attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Vienna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Vienna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can 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
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt, examine the collection at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Zagreb.

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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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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 16th (Sun): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, thensee the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, thensee the interesting displays at Zagreb 80's Museum, and finally wander the streets of Lower Town. On your second day here, examine the collection at Croatian State Archives, contemplate the waterfront views at Jarun Lake, tour the pleasant surroundings at Recreational Sports Center Jarun, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and finally don't miss a visit to Marshal Tito Square / Trg Marsala Tita.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Zagreb road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Zagreb takes 4.5 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 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Zagreb

Parks Tours Outdoors
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Recreational Sports Center Jarun ©
Recreational Sports Center Jarun
Walking tours
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

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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 18th (Tue), take a stroll through Old Town and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, thenstop by House of Nature, thenexamine the collection at War Photo Limited, and finally step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Dubrovnik travel route planner.

Fly from Zagreb to Dubrovnik in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Zagreb in August, Dubrovnik is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

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