15 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

15 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
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Krakow, Poland
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Moscow, Russia
— 1 night
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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 2 nights
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Tallinn, Estonia
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Dubrovnik, Croatia

— 2 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.
On the 18th (Sat), spend a thrilling day on the water with a speed boat tour. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Old Town, enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, don't miss a visit to Pile Gate, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik road trip app.

Houston, USA to Dubrovnik is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Houston in June, with highs in Dubrovnik at 79°F and lows at 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 18:

Budapest, Hungary

— 3 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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, and steep yourself in history at Matthias Church.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest planning website.

Traveling by flight from Dubrovnik to Budapest takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Dubrovnik in June since evenings lows in Budapest dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums · Nature
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Krakow, Poland

— 1 night

Slavic Rome

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's Basilica, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Krakow online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Krakow takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Budapest in June, plan for little chillier days in Krakow, with highs around 73°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Krakow

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Prague, Czech Republic

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Old Royal Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then take in the views from Charles Bridge, and finally stroll around Kampa Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then steep yourself in history at Powder Tower.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Prague trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Krakow to Prague in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in June, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Moscow.

Things to do in Prague

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Moscow, Russia

— 1 night

Third Rome

Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
On the 25th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Lenin's Mausoleum, then steep yourself in history at Red Square, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Basil's Cathedral, and finally explore the world behind art at State Tretyakov Gallery.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Moscow journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Moscow takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Prague to Moscow. In June, daytime highs in Moscow are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

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St. Petersburg, Russia

— 2 nights

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
On the 26th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Palace Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and then admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Russian Museum, then steep yourself in history at Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I, then examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, and finally get engrossed in the history at Kazan Cathedral.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read St. Petersburg route builder website.

Take a train from Moscow to St. Petersburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in St. Petersburg can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

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Tallinn, Estonia

— 2 nights
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): squeeze the most out of the city with Traveller Tours, then take a stroll through Tallinn Old Town, and then enjoy breathtaking views from St. Olaf’s Church.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tallinn online travel planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from St. Petersburg to Tallinn takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Tallinn. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in June, and nighttime lows around 49°F. On the 29th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tallinn

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites
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