5 days in Europe Itinerary

5 days in Europe Itinerary

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5 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Milan, Italy
train:  3​h
1
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
End: Milan, Italy

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night
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

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Milan to Rome is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In February, Rome is a bit warmer than Milan - with highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Halaszbastya, steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, then admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, then appreciate the history behind Hősök tere, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest holiday site .

Traveling by flight from Rome to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Rome in February, expect Budapest to be slightly colder, temps between 7°C and -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, then explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna travel route builder website .

Getting from Budapest to Vienna by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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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.
On the 16th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, then take in the views from Charles Bridge, and finally take a stroll through StaromEstske namEsti.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Prague itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Prague takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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