9 days in Vienna, Budapest & Prague Itinerary

9 days in Vienna, Budapest & Prague Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Istanbul, Turkey

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, make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, and explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna road trip site.

Istanbul, Turkey to Vienna is an approximately 3.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Vienna. Traveling from Istanbul in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Vienna, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

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

3
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: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Budapest online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

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
St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, stroll the grounds of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, wander the streets of Lesser Town, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Prague journey tool.

You can drive from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Budapest in June, expect nights in Prague to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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