8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
2
Krakow, Poland
— 1 night
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
4
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights

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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 6th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of The Vrtba Garden, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take a stroll through Lesser Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, then steep yourself in history at Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Prague travel itinerary planner.

Nantes, France to Prague is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Nantes in October, expect Prague to be slightly colder, temps between 15°C and 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Krakow.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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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.
On the 8th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Muzeum Krakowa - Barbakan.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Krakow attractions website.

Fly from Prague to Krakow in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In October, daytime highs in Krakow are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums
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Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

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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.
On the 10th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, then contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, and finally see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, pause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank, then take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Budapest trip builder tool.

You can fly from Krakow to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Budapest are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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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 12th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, and then hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, then see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, then explore the galleries of Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and finally don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna holiday builder site.

Getting from Budapest to Vienna by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. October in Vienna sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

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

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