10 days in Central Europe Itinerary

10 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, then contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, see the interesting displays at House of Hungarian Art Nouveau, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, and finally examine the collection at House of Terror Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip planner.

Chennai, India to Budapest is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Chennai to Budapest. Traveling from Chennai in March, things will get cooler in Budapest: highs are around 14°C and lows about 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums
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Vienna, Austria

— 3 nights

City of Dreams

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Schonbrunn Palace and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien. Attractions like Belvedere Palace and The Hofburg make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum), admire the striking features of Hundertwasserhaus, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo.

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Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Prague, Czech Republic

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady before Tyn, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Prague trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. April in Prague sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
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Berlin, Germany

— 1 night

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, then get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, then wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, and finally don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Berlin travel route planner.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Krakow.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Neighborhoods
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square.

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You can fly from Berlin to Krakow in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Krakow can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Shopping
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