60 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

60 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe journey planner

This plan was created by another inspirock user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

60 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  9​h
1
Moscow, Russia
— 4 nights
train:  4​h
2
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Tallinn, Estonia
— 3 nights
Fly + foot:  4​h 15​min
4
Warsaw, Poland
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Rovinj, Croatia
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  4​h
6
Split, Croatia
— 4 nights
ferry:  1​h 45​min
7
Hvar, Croatia
— 3 nights
taxi + ferry:  1​h 45​min
8
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 3 nights
ferry:  1​h 45​min
9
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
10
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
11
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
12
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
13
Prague, Czech Republic
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
14
Krakow, Poland
— 5 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: New Delhi, India

4
nights
Moscow, Russia

Moscow ©
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.
Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad) and Moscow Kremlin (Moskovsky Kreml) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at St. Basil's Cathedral and The Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Moscow: St. Nicholas Church (in Pushkino) and Church of The Holy Virgin (in Dubrovitsy). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The State Tretyakov Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Krutitskoe Podvorye, stroll the grounds of Novodevichy Convent, and pause for some serene contemplation at Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Moscow using our trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Moscow is an approximately 9-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New Delhi to Moscow. Traveling from New Delhi in April, expect Moscow to be colder, temps between 11°C and 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

#Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

St. Nicholas Church, The Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra, Church of The Holy Virgin
Find places to stay Apr 27 — May 1:
Highlights from your plan
Church of The Holy Virgin ©
Church of The Holy Virgin
Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad) ©
Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad)
St. Basil's Cathedral ©
St. Basil's Cathedral

6
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
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.
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and St. Isaac's Cathedral State Museum-Memorial are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Gothic Kapella. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace, contemplate the long history of The Marly Palace, step into the grandiose world of Catherine's Body, and make a trip to Palace Square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad).

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the St. Petersburg trip maker app .

You can fly from Moscow to St. Petersburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. May in St. Petersburg sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

#Historic Sites, #Museums
Find places to stay May 1 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas ©
Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

3
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
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.
Popular historic sites such as Toompea Hill and Glehn Castle are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Tallinn Old Town and Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Kumu Art Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dome Church / St. Mary's Church, make a trip to Town Hall Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas' Orthodox Church.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tallinn day trip planning site .

You can fly from St. Petersburg to Tallinn in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time (MSK) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Tallinn

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Alexander Nevsky Cathedral ©
Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
Kumu Art Museum ©
Kumu Art Museum

4
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Visit Old Town and The Royal Castle in Warsaw - Museum for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski) and All Saints' Church. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Warsaw Uprising Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny), admire the masterpieces at The National Museum in Warsaw, and steep yourself in history at Kosciol Sw. Marcina.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Warsaw road trip website .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Tallinn to Warsaw takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tallinn to Warsaw, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Tallinn in May; daily highs in Warsaw reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Rovinj.

Things to do in Warsaw

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks
Find places to stay May 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski) ©
The Royal Castle in Warsaw - Museum ©

3
nights
Rovinj, Croatia

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
On the 14th (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Katarina Island. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Port of Rovinj, take a stroll through Riva, then explore the historical opulence of Kastrum, then explore the ancient world of Fort Punta Christo, and finally delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre de Pula.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovinj visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Warsaw to Rovinj. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Split.

Things to do in Rovinj

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Parks

Side Trips

Fort Punta Christo, Dvigrad, Sveti Petar U Sumi, Kastrum, Amphitheatre de Pula
Find places to stay May 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Kastrum ©
Kastrum
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Port of Rovinj ©
Port of Rovinj

4
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Diocletian's Palace and Cathedral and Bell Tower of St. Domnius. Get some historical perspective at Twierdza Klis and Trogir Historic Site. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Split: Trogir (The City Hall - Duke's Palace, The Chapel of Ivan Orsini, & more) and Our Lady of Carmel Church (in Vodice). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Galerija Mestrovic, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, take in the exciting artwork at Split Gallery of Fine Arts, and look for gifts at Filigran Split.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Split online trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Rovinj to Split in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Hvar.

Things to do in Split

#Historic Sites, #Wineries, #Museums

Side Trips

Trogir, Solin, Our Lady of Carmel Church, Church of St. Nicholas, Bedalov Winery
Find places to stay May 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Putalj Winery ©
Putalj Winery
Diocletian's Palace ©
Diocletian's Palace
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic

3
nights
Hvar, Croatia

Hvar ©
The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
Visit Church of St John and Fortress Church of St. Mary of Mercy for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tvrdalj Castle and Spanjola. Get out of town with these interesting Hvar side-trips: Tomic Winery (in Jelsa) and The Church of St Stephen (in Stari Grad). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Roch, make a trip to Stari Grad Plain, and step off the mainland to explore Island Galesnik.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Hvar itinerary builder app .

You can ride a ferry from Split to Hvar in 2 hours. May in Hvar sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Hvar

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Stari Grad, Jelsa, Fortress Church of St. Mary of Mercy
Find places to stay May 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Tvrdalj Castle ©
Tvrdalj Castle
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery
Spanjola ©
Spanjola

3
nights
Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Korcula Town Walls and Revelin Tower. Toreta winery and Bire winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Korcula Town to Blato to see Ethno Museum Barilo about 44 minutes away.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Korcula Town online attractions planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Hvar to Korcula Town takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May, daytime highs in Korcula Town are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Lumbarda, Ethno Museum Barilo, Toreta winery
Find places to stay May 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Kula Morska Vrata ©
Kula Morska Vrata
Toreta winery ©
Toreta winery
St. Mark's Cathedral ©
St. Mark's Cathedral

4
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
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.
Popular historic sites such as Gradske Zidine and Fort Lovrijenac are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Old Town and Marlais Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Cavtat (Ronald Brown Pathway & Cavtat Old Town). There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Island of Lokrum, see the interesting displays at War Photo Limited, look for gifts at Clara Stones, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dubrovnik Cathedral.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. In May, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Museums

Side Trips

Cavtat, Marlais Winery
Find places to stay May 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Gradske Zidine ©
Gradske Zidine
Fort Lovrijenac ©
Fort Lovrijenac
Island of Lokrum ©
Island of Lokrum

4
nights
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo ©
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bascarsija and War Childhood Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque and Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel in Sarajevo. On the 3rd (Sun), hike the day away at Vrelo Bosne. There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Museum of crimes against humanity and genocide 1992-1995, contemplate the long history of Gazi Husrev Begova Medresa, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, and get engrossed in the history at Svrzo House.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sarajevo trip maker tool .

Getting from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 4th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Sarajevo

#Trails, #Parks, #Outdoors
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 4:
Highlights from your plan
War Childhood Museum ©
War Childhood Museum
Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque ©
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque

5
nights
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.
Get some historical perspective at Fisherman's Bastion and Matthias Church. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) and Dohány Street Synagogue. Spend the 6th (Wed) immersed in therapeutic waters at a local thermal spa. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), step into the grandiose world of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), and ponder the world of politics at Parliament.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Budapest holiday builder website .

You can fly from Sarajevo to Budapest in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. June in Budapest sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

#Historic Sites, #Spas, #Museums
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Dohány Street Synagogue ©
Dohány Street Synagogue

4
nights
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
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.
Get some cultural insight at Devin Castle (hrad) and Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac). Visit Bratislava Old Town and St Elizabeth's / Blue Church for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, take an in-depth tour of SNM prírodovedné múzeum, take in panoramic vistas at Sigismund Gate, and steep yourself in history at Old Town Hall (Stara radnica).

For photos and more tourist information, read Bratislava trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Budapest to Bratislava takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Bratislava

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Devin Castle (hrad) ©
Devin Castle (hrad)
Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town
St Elizabeth's / Blue Church ©
St Elizabeth's / Blue Church

6
nights
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.
Prague Astronomical Clock and Prague Castle will appeal to history buffs. St. Vitus Cathedral and Spanish Synagogue are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Prague with an excursion to Karlstejn Castle in Karlstejn--about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Old Town Square, stroll the grounds of Old Jewish Cemetery, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum in Prague.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Prague day trip planning website .

Getting from Bratislava to Prague by combination of bus and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bratislava in June, you will find days in Prague are little chillier (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). On the 19th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Prague

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Tours

Side Trip

Karlstejn Castle
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Old Town Square ©
Old Town Square
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

5
nights
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.
Visit Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum and St. Mary's Basilica for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Wawel Cathedral and Wieliczka Salt Mine. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Main Market Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Joseph, appreciate the extensive heritage of Historic Old Town, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church (Kosciol Franciszkanow).

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Krakow travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Krakow takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. June in Krakow sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Wieliczka Salt Mine, Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum ©
Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

Similar Plans

10 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 59 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM DENMARK July, teens, kids, beaches, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 31 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA July, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Eastern Europe & Vienna BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM NORWAY May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM GERMANY March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans