45 days in Eastern Europe & Trieste Itinerary

45 days in Eastern Europe & Trieste Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe attractions planner

©
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 1 night
Bus
2
Bled, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Bus
3
Trieste, Italy
— 2 nights
Unknown
4
Piran, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Unknown
5
Rovinj, Croatia
— 2 nights
Bus
6
Pula, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive
7
Cres Island, Croatia
— 3 nights
Unknown
8
Krk Island, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive
9
Sibenik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive
10
Trogir, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive
11
Vis, Croatia
— 3 nights
Unknown
12
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive
13
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
Drive
14
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 3 nights
Drive
15
Osijek, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive
16
Slavonski Brod, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive
17
Zagreb, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive
18
Rijeka, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive
19
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 1 night
Fly

S M T W T F S
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23

Ljubljana, Slovenia

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 10th (Fri), stroll around Tivoli Park, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana visit planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Ljubljana is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -9 hour difference. In June, Ljubljana is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C. You'll set off for Bled on the 11th (Sat).

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 11:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

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.
You've now added Pr1mo Tours to your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: hike along Vintgar Gorge, stroll through Bled Island, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled trip maker site.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in Bled sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Trieste.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 11 — 14:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Trieste, Italy

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Trieste is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia, explore the activities along Canale Grande, pause for some photo ops at Le Ragazze di Trieste, and head outdoors with Grotta Gigante.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, you can read our Trieste online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Bled to Trieste takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Trieste when traveling from Bled in June, with lows around 21°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Piran.

Things to do in Trieste

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 14 — 16:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Piran, Slovenia

— 3 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Piran is known for historic sites, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, take in the waterfront at Port Piran, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Piran trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Trieste to Piran takes an hour. Traveling from Trieste in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Piran, with lows of 18°C. You'll set off for Rovinj on the 19th (Sun).

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 19:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Rovinj, Croatia

— 2 nights

Istrian Venice

Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovinj road trip site.

Traveling by car from Piran to Rovinj takes 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. On the 21st (Tue), you'll travel to Pula.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 21:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Pula, Croatia

— 3 nights
It's the mild climate and calm seas of Pula that draw visitors to the southernmost point of the Istrian peninsula, but the city's ample Roman architecture is a key reason they stay.
Pula is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Pula Arena, admire the landmark architecture of Arco dei Sergi, relax in the rural setting at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, and indulge in some culinary diversions at Uljara Baioco d.o.o.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Pula trip planning site.

You can drive from Rovinj to Pula in an hour. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You'll set off for Cres Island on the 24th (Fri).

Things to do in Pula

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 21 — 24:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Cres Island, Croatia

— 3 nights
Explore Cres Island's surroundings by going to Mali Losinj (Cikat Forest Park & Muzej Apoksiomena).

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Cres Island tour itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Pula to Cres Island in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Pula in June since evenings lows in Cres Island dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Krk Island.

Things to do in Cres Island

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 24 — 27:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Krk Island, Croatia

— 2 nights

Golden Island

A trip to Krk Island ensures you enjoy some Italian atmosphere and loads of Croatian culture.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Stara Baska (Old Baska). Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Klancic Narrow Street and then don't miss a visit to Vrbnik.

Plan trip to Krk Island with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can travel from Cres Island to Krk Island in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sibenik.

Things to do in Krk Island

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Sibenik, Croatia

— 2 nights
Sibenik, the oldest Croatian city on the coast, sits as a naturally protected harbor.
On the 29th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Medieval Mediteranean Garden and then do a tasting at Rak Winery. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Krka National Park.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sibenik trip planner.

You can drive from Krk Island to Sibenik in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Trogir.

Things to do in Sibenik

Parks · Nature · Wineries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 1:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Trogir, Croatia

— 2 nights

Stone Beauty

A small Dalmatian town dating back to the Hellenistic period, Trogir represents a melting pot of Greek, Roman, and Venetian influences.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of The St. Lawrence Cathedral and Bell Tower and then contemplate the long history of Historic City of Trogir.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Trogir day trip planning site.

Getting from Sibenik to Trogir by car takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Vis.

Things to do in Trogir

Outdoors · Tours · Transportation · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 3:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Vis, Croatia

— 3 nights
Vis is known for beaches, wineries, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: deepen your understanding of the past and present with Visit, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, Head underground at Green Cave, and explore the activities along St Juraj’s Inlet.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Vis trip planner.

Getting from Trogir to Vis by car takes about 3.5 hours. July in Vis sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. On the 6th (Wed), you're off to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Vis

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 3 — 6:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Korcula Town, Croatia

— 2 nights
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Korcula Town Walls, kick back and relax at Pupnatska Luka Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Korcula Town road trip planning website.

Traveling by journey from Vis to Korcula Town takes 7.5 hours. July in Korcula Town sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mostar.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 8:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

— 2 nights
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): make a trip to Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar, steep yourself in history at Kajtaz House, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kravica. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Blagaj tekija, snap pictures at Old Bridge (Stari Most), and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Koski-Mehmed Pasha's Mosque.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Mostar trip builder tool.

Getting from Korcula Town to Mostar by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Korcula Town in July since evenings lows in Mostar dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Mostar

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 8 — 10:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

— 3 nights

Jerusalem of Europe

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
On the 10th (Sun), spend a day ambling around Vrelo Bosne. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Bascarsija, admire the masterpieces at Galerija 11/07/95, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sarajevo travel route builder website.

Traveling by car from Mostar to Sarajevo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Mostar in July: high temperatures in Sarajevo hover around 32°C and lows are around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Osijek.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 13:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Osijek, Croatia

— 3 nights
Osijek is the fourth largest city in Croatia with a population of 108,048 in 2011. Change things up with these side-trips from Osijek: Vukovar (Vukovar Municipal Museum & Vukovar Water Tower). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of SS Peter and Paul, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kopacki Rit Nature Park, don't miss a visit to Red Fico, and take in the history at Church of the Raising of the Holy Cross.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Osijek trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sarajevo to Osijek takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Slavonski Brod.

Things to do in Osijek

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Slavonski Brod, Croatia

— 2 nights
Slavonski Brod is a city in eastern Croatia, with a population of 59,000 in 2011. On the 16th (Sat), explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemetery Slavonski Brod and then make a trip to The Brod Fortress. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Ruzica Grad.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Slavonski Brod vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Osijek to Slavonski Brod takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Slavonski Brod

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip
Highlights from your trip

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church, then examine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships, and finally look for gifts at Take Me Home.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Zagreb day trip planning site.

Drive from Slavonski Brod to Zagreb in 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Zagreb are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rijeka.

Things to do in Zagreb

Find places to stay Jul 18 — 19:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Rijeka, Croatia

— 2 nights
Rijeka is the principal seaport and the third-largest city in Croatia (after Zagreb and Split). Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): stroll around The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina, step into the grandiose world of Trsat Castle, and then get to know the fascinating history of Korzo. On your second day here, take a stroll through Volosko, make a trip to Maiden With The Seagull, and then look for gifts at Kredenca Opatija.

Discover how to plan a Rijeka trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Zagreb to Rijeka in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Zagreb in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Rijeka, with lows around 25°C. On the 21st (Thu), you'll travel to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Rijeka

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 21:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Ljubljana, Slovenia

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and then explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rijeka to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, Ljubljana is slightly colder than Rijeka - with highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 22:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Island of Vis travel guide

3.7
Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Wine Tours & Tastings
Just off Croatia's coast, Island of Vis remains best known for the eponymous town, where you'll be able to see ancient city walls and a public bath from the Roman times. A fortress on the island houses an archaeological museum, with some items from the 4th century BCE. Another top attraction on Island of Vis is a Catholic church on a small peninsula, erected over an ancient theater from the Roman era.