11 days in Central Europe Itinerary

11 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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11 days in Central Europe Itinerary

New Delhi, India
Fly:  10​h
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Krakow, Poland
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h
New Delhi, India

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): wander the streets of Graben and Kohlmarkt and then admire the landmark architecture of St. Stephen's Cathedral. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Schönbrunn Palace, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and then look for gifts at FREYWILLE.

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New Delhi, India to Vienna is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from New Delhi to Vienna. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in March, with highs in Vienna at 13°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Budapest.

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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
Imperial Palace (Hofburg) ©
Imperial Palace (Hofburg)

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): look for gifts at Book Cafe - Lotz Terem, appreciate the extensive heritage of Andrassy Avenue, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pick up some local products at Central Market Hall, admire the landmark architecture of Dohány Street Synagogue, then examine the collection at House of Terror, then don't miss a visit to Hősök tere, and finally stop by Herend Shop.

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Drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Prague.

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Andrassy Avenue ©
Andrassy Avenue
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
days
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Prague Astronomical Clock and DOX Centre for Contemporary Art. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Vitus Cathedral and Spanish Synagogue. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, take in the exciting artwork at National Gallery in Prague - Kinský Palace, steep yourself in history at Old Town Square, and get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague.

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You can fly from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Prague are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Krakow.

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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Jewish Museum in Prague ©
Jewish Museum in Prague

2
days
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.
On the 13th (Tue), Head underground at Wieliczka Salt Mine and then take a stroll through Ulica Florianska. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, then buy something for everyone on your list at The Cloth Hall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's Basilica.

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Traveling by flight from Prague to Krakow takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. March in Krakow sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

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Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Wawel Cathedral
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Wawel Royal Castle

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