24 days in Central Europe Itinerary

24 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
3
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
5
Geneva, Switzerland
— 3 nights
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
7
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
8
Schoerfling am Attersee, Austria
— 3 nights

2
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.
Do your shopping at Ampelmann Shop in den Hackeschen Hofen and Aufschnitt. Get in touch with nature at StandUpClub Berlin and Strandbar Mitte. Next up on the itinerary: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Zoo Berlin, enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Tegeler See, contemplate the waterfront views at Lietzensee, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Berlin holiday planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Berlin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Pfaueninsel ©
Pfaueninsel
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
StandUpClub Berlin ©
StandUpClub Berlin

2
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.
On the 13th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Mucha Museum, thenhead off the coast to Shooters Island, and then stroll through Vltava Beach. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Prague Astronomical Clock and then tour the water at your own pace with Vlatava S Lodi.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Prague route planner.

You can drive from Berlin to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Outdoors Parks Transportation
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Vltava Beach ©
Vltava Beach
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock
Mucha Museum ©
Mucha Museum

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Stephen's Cathedral and Belvedere Palace. Do your shopping at J & L Lobmeyr and Manner Shop. There's still lots to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, get in on the family fun at Prater, meet the residents at Lainzer Tiergarten, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Donaukanal.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Vienna road trip website.

Fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In May, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Fisherman's Bastion and Palatinus Strandfürdő. Get outdoors at Danube River and Portum Lines. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, step off the mainland to explore Margaret Island, buy something for everyone on your list at Arena Mall, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip tool.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Budapest

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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square
Széchenyi Thermal Bath ©
Széchenyi Thermal Bath

3
nights
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Attractions like Lake Geneva and Auer Chocolatier make great kid-friendly stops. Get outdoors at Bains des Paquis and Lac de Tanay. Step out of Geneva to go to Montreux and see Marmot's Paradise (Marmottes Paradis), which is approximately 1h 10 min away. It doesn't end there: look for gifts at Sweetzerland Chocolatier and meet the residents at Vivarium Elapsoidea.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Geneva trip planner.

Getting from Budapest to Geneva by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. While traveling from Budapest, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Geneva, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Marmot's Paradise (Marmottes Paradis), Lac de Tanay
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Lac de Tanay ©
Lac de Tanay
Sweetzerland Chocolatier ©
Sweetzerland Chocolatier

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Escape the urban bustle at Lake Zurich and Seebad Katzensee. Attractions like Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and Flussbad Oberer Letten make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Zurich side-trips: Basel (Zoo Basel & CityBeach Messe).

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Zurich road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Geneva to Zurich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Basel
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Seebad Katzensee ©
Seebad Katzensee

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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 28th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Flaucher, thencontemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then look for gifts at Sporthaus Schuster. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Chiemsee and then enjoy the sand and surf at Roberto Beach.

To see ratings and more tourist information, read Munich tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Schoerfling am Attersee.

Things to do in Munich

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Roberto Beach, Lake Chiemsee
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Flaucher ©
Flaucher
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Lake Chiemsee ©
Lake Chiemsee

3
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. Get in touch with nature at Gollinger Wasserfall and Feuerkogel. Family-friendly places like Lake Attersee and Aquapulco will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Schoerfling am Attersee: Lake Hallstatt Explorer (in Hallstatt) and Geschenke fuer's Herzerl (in Gmunden).

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Schoerfling am Attersee trip planner.

Traveling by car from Munich to Schoerfling am Attersee takes 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Schoerfling am Attersee

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake Hallstatt Explorer, Feuerkogel, Gollinger Wasserfall, Lake Attersee, Aquapulco
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Aquapulco ©
Aquapulco
Gollinger Wasserfall ©
Gollinger Wasserfall
Feuerkogel ©
Feuerkogel

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