32 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

32 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
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Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
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Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
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Riga, Latvia
— 2 nights
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Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
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Minsk, Belarus
— 1 night
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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 1 night
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
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Sofia, Bulgaria
— 1 night
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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
— 1 night
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Brasov, Romania
— 2 nights
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Bucharest, Romania
— 2 nights
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Krakow, Poland

— 2 nights

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.
Explore hidden gems such as The Ghetto Heroes Square and St. Mary's Basilica. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Lost Souls Alley, appreciate the extensive heritage of Planty Park, contemplate the long history of Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Krakow day trip site.

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major aiports are Kraków John Paul II International Airport, Katowice International Airport and Rzeszów-Jasionka Airport. October in Krakow sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Warsaw.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 18 — 20:

Warsaw, Poland

— 2 nights

Phoenix City

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
On the 21st (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Krakowskie Przedmiescie, pause for some photo ops at Grob Nieznanego Zolnierza, then pause for some photo ops at Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, then learn about all things military at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, and finally don't miss a visit to Fragment of Ghetto Wall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, pause for some photo ops at Statue of the Little Insurgent, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny), and finally walk around Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Warsaw travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Krakow to Warsaw takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Warsaw are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can fly to Tallinn.

Things to do in Warsaw

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 22:

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour and Aleksander Nevski Katedraali. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Tallinna Raekoja Plats, stop by Tallinn Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Peapiiskopi Kirik, and contemplate the long history of Toompea Hill.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Tallinn trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Warsaw to Tallinn in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Warsaw to Tallinn is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Warsaw in October: highs in Tallinn hover around 10°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Riga.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:

Riga, Latvia

— 2 nights

Paris of the North

Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from Panorama Riga Observation Deck, take in the spiritual surroundings of Riga Cathedral, wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), hunt for treasures at Central Market (Centraltirgus), then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nativity of Christ Cathedral. On the next day, pause for some photo ops at Freedom Monument, see the interesting displays at KGB Building, admire the landmark architecture of Alberta Iela, then see the interesting displays at Musee Art Nouveau, then see the interesting displays at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, and finally don't miss a visit to Riga Town Hall Square.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Riga trip planning app.

You can fly from Tallinn to Riga in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Vilnius.

Things to do in Riga

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Spas
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 27:

Vilnius, Lithuania

— 2 nights

Jerusalem of Lithuania

The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, pause for some serene contemplation at Vilnius Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Gediminas Castle Tower, take in the awesome beauty at Hill of Three Crosses, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, and finally see the interesting displays at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus). On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gate of Dawn, take a stroll through Vilnius Old Town, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally admire the striking features of Trakai Island Castle Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Vilnius trip planner.

You can drive from Riga to Vilnius in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Vilnius can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Minsk.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Spas

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 27 — 29:

Minsk, Belarus

— 1 night
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Victory Square, get your bearings at National Library of Belarus, pause for some photo ops at Island of Tears, then take an in-depth tour of Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena, and finally make a trip to Minsk City Hall.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Minsk driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Vilnius to Minsk in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time is 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Minsk

Find places to stay Oct 29 — 30:

Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine

— 1 night
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
On the 31st (Sun), get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours, then see the interesting displays at Oleg Antonov State Aviation Museum, then examine the collection at Software and Computer Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sophia's Cathedral. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, make a trip to Andreyevskiy Spusk, stroll around Mariinsky Park, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Holy Dormition Kyiv Caves Lavra, and finally soothe aching muscles at Bath of Aphrodite.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kyiv (Kiev) online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Minsk to Kyiv (Kiev) in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time (MSK) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. In October, daily temperatures in Kyiv (Kiev) can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to fly to Prague.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Baths
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 1:

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror and Lesser Town. Change things up with these side-trips from Prague: Kutna Hora (Sedlec Ossuary & St Barbara's Church). The adventure continues: take in the views from Charles Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, admire the striking features of Kostel sv. Mikuláše, and get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Prague vacation maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Kyiv (Kiev) to Prague takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In November in Prague, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Prague

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 2 — 4:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): examine the collection at Regionalni Muzeum v Ceskem Krumlove, examine the collection at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, admire the masterpieces at Egon Schiele Art Centrum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, then get the lay of the land with Wiseman Free Tour, and finally steep yourself in history at Cesky Krumlov Castle.

Plan trip to Cesky Krumlov with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Prague to Cesky Krumlov by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In November in Cesky Krumlov, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bratislava.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 5:

Bratislava, Slovakia

— 2 nights

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Hlavne Namestie, snap pictures at New Bridge (Novy Most), don't miss a visit to UFO Observation Deck, contemplate the long history of Michalska Brana, then pause for some photo ops at Schone Naci Statue, and finally appreciate the history behind Cumil. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Slavin War Memorial, step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, then take a stroll through Bratislava Old Town, then contemplate the long history of St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), and finally get engrossed in the history at Devin Castle.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bratislava trip builder site.

You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Bratislava in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In November in Bratislava, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 7:

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Food Tours and Margaret Island. There's much more to do: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, and see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Budapest day trip planner.

You can drive from Bratislava to Budapest in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can fly to Sofia.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 10:

Sofia, Bulgaria

— 1 night
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
On the 11th (Thu), admire the striking features of St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Sofia Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Sveti Nikolay, then admire the striking features of Catedral de Sveta-Nedelya, and finally explore the ancient world of Ancient Serdica Archaeological Complex. On your second day here, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vitosha Mountain, engage your brain at Muzeiko, then look for gifts at Galeria Nina, then admire the masterpieces at The Red Flat, and finally get engrossed in the history at National Institute of Archaeology with Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Sofia trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Sofia takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. In November, daytime highs in Sofia are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Plovdiv.

Things to do in Sofia

Find places to stay Nov 10 — 12:

Plovdiv, Bulgaria

— 1 night

City of the Seven Hills

Though it is often seen as merely a stopover city, Plovdiv is actually a lively university town with bohemian cafes, a thriving art scene, and exciting nightlife.
On the 13th (Sat), get the lay of the land with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to Plovdiv Old Town, and then explore the ancient world of Plovdiv Roman Theatre.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Plovdiv trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Sofia to Plovdiv in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In November in Plovdiv, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Plovdiv

Find places to stay Nov 12 — 13:

Brasov, Romania

— 2 nights
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Cabana Babele, explore the historical opulence of Peles Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manastirea Sinaia, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Muntele Tampa. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Piaka Sfatului, get to know the fascinating history of Brasov Historical Center, then see the interesting displays at Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), and finally step into the grandiose world of Rasnov Citadel.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Brasov attractions tool.

Traveling by car from Plovdiv to Brasov takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 13 — 15:

Bucharest, Romania

— 2 nights
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, and finally admire the masterpieces at Romanian Kitsch Museum. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stavropoleos Monastery, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, then walk around Herăstrău Park, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti".

To see maps and more tourist information, you can read our Bucharest online tour planner.

You can drive from Brasov to Bucharest in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Bucharest sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Find places to stay Nov 15 — 17:

Poland travel guide

4.6
A massive country in eastern Europe, Poland offers much to those who venture beyond the continent's more traditional touristic destinations. Dating back to the first millennium, the republic has over a thousand years of heritage to explore, including an abundance of World War II history. Bordered by Germany to the west and Ukraine and Belarus to the east, Poland was the rope in a game of tug of war between German Nazis and the Soviet Allied forces. Major cities like Krakow, Warsaw, Gdansk, Wroclaw, Lodz, Poznan, and Lublin are offer an array of cultural attractions. The infamous concentration camp Auschwitz, near Krakow, is a difficult experience but a must for anyone visiting the area. Be sure to sample hearty comfort foods rich in meat, cabbage, and spices--the Polish secret to making it through harsh winters.

Estonia travel guide

4.6
Baltic Tiger
Small in size but big in character, the proud nation of Estonia manages to pack historical cities, swathes of charming countryside, a picturesque coastline, and rugged islands into a relatively small amount of space. Thanks to its compactness, visitors can easily travel between the many tourist attractions the country has to offer. Although just a stone's throw away from Finland, Latvia, and Russia, Estonia boasts its own distinct culture, evident in the country's cuisine, music, and traditions. This vibrant nation emerged from over 40 years of Soviet rule to be one of the most economically successful of the European Union's eastern members and is leading the way in tech industries.

Latvia travel guide

4.3
Nestled between Estonia and Lithuania, Latvia has a small but developing tourist industry and the country is authentic and welcoming. The Baltic coast stretches 500 km (310 mi) along Latvia's northern border, and lush green forests cover nearly half of the country. Founded in 1918, Latvia was occupied by both the Nazis and the Soviet Union, who incorporated the country and did not restore independence until 1991. Due to centuries of foreign rule, the country boasts a mix of ethnic backgrounds, while maintaining the Latvian language. With cosmopolitan Riga as the capital, Latvia offers a mix of urban excitement and rural nature.

Lithuania travel guide

4.4
Characterized by the majestic Baltic coastline and adjacent white sands, Lithuania boasts lush green forests, hidden lakes, and coastal wetlands. A nation with a turbulent history, Lithuania houses the remains of a former nuclear site and the remnants of defenses used to strengthen the frontier of the Tsarist empire. At the same time, it pays homage to its national heroes, honored in sculpture parks and museums throughout the country. Today, Lithuania boasts a thriving musical, cultural, and visual arts scene, hosting a range of festivals and concerts year-round.

Belarus travel guide

4.4
Landmarks · Churches · History Museums
Explore the idyllic cornflower fields, vast forests, and charming villages of , a country that blends modern progress with its rich history. Tour the financially prosperous and socially progressive capital city, traipse through national parks, and catch sight of the continent's largest mammal, the European bison. Visit ancient castles, and view demonstrations of ceramic making and blacksmithing. Learn how World War II impacted this Eastern European nation by visiting one of the many monuments and memorials that pay homage to those who served. Because of its isolation from the rest of the region, visitors to the country are often approached with curiosity, but warmly greeted by the locals. Known for its rich cultural heritage, the nation hosts a plethora of festivals throughout the year, allowing visitors and locals alike to enjoy the arts.

Ukraine travel guide

4.5
Landmarks · Specialty Museums · Churches
Bread Basket of Europe
As the largest country entirely within Europe, it comes as no surprise that Ukraine is a hugely diverse nation. Despite its varied and vibrant tourist attractions, it is a relatively under-visited part of the world. This is mostly good news for those who do decide to vacation here because they can enjoy an authentic and unusual experience. Sip coffee in city cafes, hike the Carpathians, unwind by the beach, and explore picturesque forests. Those interested in architecture will be delighted by the massive array on offer, including grand Gothic towers, wooden churches, and looming Stalinist constructions.

Czech Republic travel guide

4.3
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.

Slovakia travel guide

3.9
Landmarks · Castles · Monuments
Heart of Europe
A land of magnificent castles, untouched nature, and rich cultural heritage, Slovakia is a jewel in the heart of Europe that's waiting to be discovered. Larger cities such as Bratislava and Kosice feature historic architecture and offer numerous sightseeing opportunities and exciting art scenes, while the traditional villages are the perfect place to get acquainted with local customs. Some of the country's most popular tourist destinations are its numerous spa resorts, famous for their therapeutic properties, and a selection of wooden churches, many of which are World Heritage Sites. Those looking for nature's attractions can enjoy everything from the thick forests and snowy peaks of the Tatra Mountains, to one of Europe's largest concentrations of subterranean caves. The country's cuisine reflects its multi-cultural history and is a definite must-try.

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. 

Bulgaria travel guide

4.4
Eventful history has endowed Bulgaria with a rich cultural, architectural, and artistic heritage, while natural beauty and recreational opportunities make it one of Europe's most desirable holiday destinations. Carpeted by dense forests and fed by mighty rivers, this ancient land once drew invaders from distant corners of Europe. Today, the country's Black Sea coastline and seven rugged mountain ranges top the itineraries of nearly 8 million annual visitors. While its growing cities offer modern shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities, Bulgaria's countryside remains a history buff's paradise, boasting well-preserved reminders of ancient civilizations that conquered or passed through this land. Begin your Bulgarian adventure in Sofia, one of Europe's oldest capitals, with over 250 historic landmarks.

Romania travel guide

4.4
An image of ancient architecture contrasted against a backdrop of vivdly green landscape represents the country of Romania, which features a diversity of landscape that has been largely undeveloped. With numerous mountain, valley, and lakeside resorts, an abundance of activities await outdoor enthusiasts. The other side of Romanian tourism is its impressive collection of ancient ruins, prehistoric fortresses, and medieval castles. Many of these date back to prehistoric times, the Ottoman Empire, and Austro-Hungarian rule, the influences of which are still apparent in preserved details. Tourism in Romania is not as prevalent as other countries, which this makes the travel experience here feel more authentic and awe-inspiring. Check out this simple but captivating country and discover its natural and historic beauty.