29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Hvar, Croatia
— 1 night
Taxi to Stari Grad, Ferry to Korcula Town
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Korcula Town, Croatia
— 1 night
Ferry
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
Fly
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 1 night
Train
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Bled, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Train
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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Bus
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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Bus
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
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Split, Croatia

— 3 nights

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Step off the beaten path and head to Wine Tours & Tastings and Marjan Park. Get out of town with these interesting Split side-trips: Historic City of Trogir (in Trogir) and Zadar (Zadar Land City Gates, Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje), &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Old Split, pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Split route planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Split is an approximately 19-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Split due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Buenos Aires in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Split: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 2 — 6:

Hvar, Croatia

— 1 night

Croatian St. Tropez

The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Exotic Beach, then take some stellar pictures from Spanish Fortress, and then admire the landmark architecture of Franciscan Monastery.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Hvar road trip website.

You can ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 6 — 7:

Korcula Town, Croatia

— 1 night
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Korcula Old City, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, and then make a trip to Korcula Town Walls.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Korcula Town trip maker tool.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Hvar to Korcula Town in 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Korcula Town are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 7 — 8:

Dubrovnik, Croatia

— 3 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Kayaking & Canoeing and City Harbor. When in Dubrovnik, make a side trip to see Cavtat Old Town in Cavtat, approximately Cavtat away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Pile Gate, take a stroll through Old Town, pause for some serene contemplation at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and get to know the fascinating history of Walls of Dubrovnik.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. In September, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Zagreb.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Tours · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 8 — 11:

Zagreb, Croatia

— 1 night

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 12th (Mon), stop by Upper Town (Gornji Grad), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Zagreb online holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Dubrovnik to Zagreb takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Zagreb is a bit cooler than Dubrovnik - with highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:

Bled, Slovenia

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore hidden gems such as Parasailing & Paragliding and Bled Castle. Step out of Bled with an excursion to Mount Triglav in Mojstrana--about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, hike along Vintgar Gorge, take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Andrew.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bled attractions planning app.

Traveling by car from Zagreb to Bled takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Bled are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 12 — 15:

Salzburg, Austria

— 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, then take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg, then get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the next day, examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, examine the collection at Salzburger Freilichtmuseum, pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, then admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemetery of St. Sebastian (Friedhof St. Sebastian).

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip tool.

Traveling by car from Bled to Salzburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 15 — 17:

Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

— 1 night
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
On the 18th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Cesky Krumlov Castle, walk around The Castle Garden, then see the interesting displays at 3D Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, and finally see the interesting displays at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Cesky Krumlov online route planner.

You can drive from Salzburg to Cesky Krumlov in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Cesky Krumlov can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 18:

Prague, Czech Republic

— 4 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Lesser Town. The adventure continues: take in the views from Charles Bridge, don't miss a visit to Staroměstská mostecká věž, walk around Vyšehradské sady, and pause for some photo ops at Franz Kafka Monument.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to fly to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 22:

Vienna, Austria

— 3 nights

City of Dreams

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Wine Tours & Tastings and KUNST HAUS WIEN. Museum Hundertwasser. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, examine the collection at Hofburg, and steep yourself in history at Belvedere Palace.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Wineries
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:

Budapest, Hungary

— 5 nights

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Food Tours and Margaret Island. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, see the interesting displays at Budapest Pinball Museum, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest driving holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 30:

Croatia travel guide

4.5
Historic Walking Areas · Landmarks · National Parks
Once situated on the edge of empires between the Balkans and Central Europe, Croatia represents a land of great natural diversity and rich cultural heritage. Croatian cultural tourism relies on the charming juxtaposition of contrasts. Venetian palaces sit next to Napoleonic forts, Viennese mansions face Socialist Realist sculpture, and early Slavic churches built on the sites of ancient Roman settlements offer countless sightseeing opportunities. Croatia's museums present the main stages of the history of Europe. The country's sapphire seawater and long coastline speckled with islands draws visitors, as do numerous nature reserves, marinas, ancient fortified towns, and sandy and rocky beaches. In recent years, Croatia's shoreline has become a famed center for nautical tourism and naturism, and is a promising diving destination. Hikers explore outdoor landscapes of canyons, underground grottoes, dramatic waterfalls, stony peaks, and scenic lakes of the Dinaric Alps, which hug the coastline. Inland areas showcase mountain resorts, national parks, pine forests, vineyards, and spas.

Slovenia travel guide

4.2
Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.

Austria travel guide

4.5
Castles · Art Museums · Churches
Situated in the Central European Alps, Austria combines an alluring bundle of elegant urban architecture, cultural centers, and dramatic landscapes. This German-speaking country of 8.5 million residents is known for its rich history, dating back to the Hapsburg Empire, as well as its art, music, and scenery. Along with the neighboring country of Switzerland, Austria serves as the winter sports capital of Europe and is home to some of the continent's most popular ski resorts. This landlocked nation draws visitors from across the globe to its mountains, historical villages, and culturally rich cities. Experience trekking in the Alps one day and drinking regional wine at a crowded pub after a day of sightseeing in the capital Vienna the next.

Czech Republic travel guide

4.3
Bridges · Historic Walking Areas · Castles
From historical towns and cities, to a countryside speckled with castles and chateaus, the Czech Republic is a holiday destination that can satisfy everybody's taste. Even though it's modern and fully-developed, the country carefully preserves its traditions and heritage. The city of Prague, with its breathtaking architecture, vibrant art and culture scene, and bustling nightlife, is not only one of the country's main attractions, but also a top European tourist hub. The scenic countryside features numerous national parks and nature reserves perfect for hiking, cycling, golfing, and enjoying the natural beauty. In the wintertime ski buffs have their pick from a selection of resorts. If you're looking to unwind and rejuvenate in picturesque settings, visit the famous spa and wellness resorts that have been renowned in Europe for centuries.

Hungary travel guide

4.1
Thermal Spas · Historic Sites · Government Buildings
Breadbasket of Europe
Because tourism throughout the whole country is not as popular as in other European countries, much of the natural beauty of Hungary has not been developed or exploited. Visitors today are drawn to the unspoiled picturesque landscape, the capital metropolis surrounded by charming small towns and villages, and the plethora of thermal baths. The country's number of well-preserved archaeological ruins, castles, cathedrals, and medieval towns provide opportunities to those wanting a taste of European history. With the opportunity to explore both time-worn architecture and notable natural surroundings in every region, Hungary provides sightseeing opportunities with the amenities of traditional tourist destinations.