41 days in Europe Itinerary

41 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Warsaw, Poland
— 3 nights
2
Gdansk, Poland
— 2 nights
3
Krakow, Poland
— 5 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
6
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 1 night
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
8
Sofia, Bulgaria
— 3 nights
9
Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
— 2 nights
10
Bucharest, Romania
— 2 nights
11
Brasov, Romania
— 4 nights
12
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
— 2 nights
13
Istanbul, Turkey
— 5 nights

3
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich, Cmentarz Wojskowy na Powazkach and Bar and Books Podwale. Do some cultural sightseeing at Krakowskie Przedmiescie and Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski). Get some historical perspective at Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski) and Warsaw Ghetto boundary marker. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, appreciate the history behind Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, make a trip to Old Town Observation Terrace, and take an in-depth tour of Mausoleum of Struggle and Martyrdom.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Warsaw trip itinerary builder site.

Melbourne, Australia to Warsaw is an approximately 26-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Melbourne to Warsaw due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in March, things will get much colder in Warsaw: highs are around °C and lows about °C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Gdansk.

Things to do in Warsaw

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Old Town ©
Old Town
POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich ©
POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich
Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski) ©
Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski)

2
nights
Gdansk, Poland

Gdansk ©
Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Piwna Street (Ulica Piwna), Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka), Crane (Zuraw), and other attractions. On the 9th (Mon), add some entertainment to your itinerary with Gdansk Shipyard, take a stroll through Dlugi Targ Square, stop by Old Town, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Crane (Zuraw). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Golden Gate (Zlota Brama), step into the grandiose world of Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku, brush up on your military savvy at Museum of the Second World War (Muzeum II Wojny Swiatowej), thenwander the streets of Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka), and finally go for a walk through Piwna Street (Ulica Piwna).

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Getting from Warsaw to Gdansk by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In March in Gdansk, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Gdansk

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
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St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku ©
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
Old Town ©
Old Town

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pharmacy Museum, Muzeum Krakowa - Barbakan, Wodka Cafe Bar, and other attractions you added. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Wawel Cathedral and Sukiennice (Cloth Hall). Popular historic sites such as St. Mary's Basilica and Wawel Royal Castle are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Stare Miasto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Corpus Christi Church (Kosciol Bozego Ciala), make a trip to The Ghetto Heroes Square, and visit Kazmierz The Former Jewish District.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Krakow tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Gdansk to Krakow takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Wieliczka Salt Mine, Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kiraly Baths, Szimpla Kert and Gozsdu Udvar. Do some cultural sightseeing at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) and House of Terror Museum. Hungarian Natural History Museum and Elektrotechnikai Muzeuma will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), wander the streets of Kiraly Street, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue, and make a trip to Andrassy Avenue.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Krakow to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Krakow, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Budapest, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Kazinczy utcai Zsinagóga ©
Kazinczy utcai Zsinagóga
Citadel ©
Citadel

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hemingway Bar, Church of Our Lady before Tyn and Franz Kafka Muzeum. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): get a taste of local nightlife at AnonymouS Bar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): make a trip to Staromestske namesti, stroll the grounds of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, see the interesting displays at Franz Kafka Muzeum, examine the collection at Speculum Alchemiae Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady before Tyn, and finally explore the galleries of Dum U Zlateho Prstenu.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Prague attractions planning tool.

You can drive from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or fly. Traveling from Budapest in March, expect nights in Prague to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Mon) before leaving for Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Lesser Town
Lesser Town

1
night
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): steep yourself in history at Latran houses, thenexamine the collection at Muzeum obchodu Cesky Krumlov, thensteep yourself in history at Minorite Monastery, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of torture Cesky Krumlov.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Cesky Krumlov journey planning tool.

Traveling by car from Prague to Cesky Krumlov takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Museums
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Minorite Monastery ©
Minorite Monastery
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Latran houses
Latran houses

2
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Black Angel's Bar, Powder Tower and Historic Centre of Kutna Hora. On the 24th (Tue), get a taste of local nightlife at Black Angel's Bar.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Prague itinerary planning website.

Drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sofia.

Things to do in Prague

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Nightlife

Side Trip

Historic Centre of Kutna Hora
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Historic Centre of Kutna Hora ©
Historic Centre of Kutna Hora
Powder Tower ©
Powder Tower
Vysehrad Cemetery ©
Vysehrad Cemetery

3
nights
Sofia, Bulgaria

Sofia ©
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the ancient world of Ancient Serdica Archaeological Complex and then wander the streets of Vitosha Boulevard. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Boyana Church and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Socialist Art.

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You can fly from Prague to Sofia in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In March in Sofia, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sun) before leaving for Veliko Tarnovo.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Rila Monastery
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Rila Monastery ©
Rila Monastery
Boyana Church ©
Boyana Church
Vitosha Boulevard ©
Vitosha Boulevard

2
nights
Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

Veliko Tarnovo ©
Veliko Tarnovo is a city in north central Bulgaria and the administrative centre of Veliko Tarnovo Province.Often referred to as the "City of the Tsars", Veliko Tarnovo is located on the Yantra River and is famously known as the historical capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire, attracting many tourists with its unique architecture. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Samovodska Charshiya Complex as well as Tsarevets. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Multimedia Visitor Centre Tsarevgrad Tarnov, see the interesting displays at Historical Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St George Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Hadji Nikoli Inn Museum Art Gallery. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Tsarevets, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration of God, thensteep yourself in history at Trapezitsa Fortress, and finally don't miss a visit to Samovodska Charshiya Complex.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Veliko Tarnovo trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Sofia to Veliko Tarnovo in 3 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March in Veliko Tarnovo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Bucharest.

Things to do in Veliko Tarnovo

Historic Sites Museums
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Monastery of the Holy Transfiguration of God ©
Tsarevets ©
Tsarevets
Trapezitsa Fortress ©
Trapezitsa Fortress

2
nights
Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): steep yourself in history at Stavropoleos Monastery and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Patriarchal Cathedral, ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, pause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Coral Temple, thensee the interesting displays at Romanian Kitsch Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Revolution Square (Piata Revolutiei).

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bucharest trip site.

Getting from Veliko Tarnovo to Bucharest by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Bucharest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Bucharest

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Coral Temple ©
Coral Temple
Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery
Old Town ©
Old Town

4
nights
Brasov, Romania

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
You've now added Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) to your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Casino Sinaia and Rope Street Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Peles Castle and Biserica Sfânta Adormire a Maicii Domnului. Change things up with these side-trips from Brasov: Sighisoara (Turnul Cismarilor, Casa Vlad Dracul, &more). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Brasov Historical Center, contemplate the long history of Yekaterina's Gate, get a sense of history and politics at Casa Sfatalui (City Hall), and explore the ancient world of Weavers Bastion or Bastionul Tesatorilor.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Brasov trip maker tool.

You can drive from Bucharest to Brasov in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sighisoara, Sinaia, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Rasnov Citadel
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Brasov Historical Center ©
Brasov Historical Center
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)

2
nights
Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Cluj-Napoca trip app.

Drive from Brasov to Cluj-Napoca in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. April in Cluj-Napoca sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Istanbul.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Historic Sites Museums
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Hazsongard Cemetery ©
Hazsongard Cemetery
Reformed Church of Cluj-Napoca ©
Reformed Church of Cluj-Napoca
The Pharmacy History Collection ©
The Pharmacy History Collection

5
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Hagia Sophia Museum and Suleymaniye Cami are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Historic Areas of Istanbul and Sultan Ahmed Mosque. Venture out of the city with trips to Bursa (Koza Hani & Ulu Cami). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, steep yourself in history at Rumeli Fortress, admire the striking features of Rustem Pasha Mosque, and explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Istanbul trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Cluj-Napoca to Istanbul takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cluj-Napoca to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. In April in Istanbul, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bursa
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Historic Areas of Istanbul ©
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami

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