45 days in Europe Itinerary

45 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
2
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 4 nights
3
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 4 nights
4
Zagreb, Croatia
— 4 nights
5
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 4 nights
6
Zadar, Croatia
— 4 nights
7
Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
8
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 4 nights
9
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 4 nights
10
Pula, Croatia
— 4 nights

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Peaches and Cream Club as well as Maximum Equestrian Club. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Liberty Statue and Food Tours. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at University Church, and take in the views from Liberty Bridge (Szabadsag hid).

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Budapest holiday builder tool.

Melbourne, Australia to Budapest is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Budapest is minus 9 hours. In February, Budapest is much colder than Melbourne - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Maximum Equestrian Club
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Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Citadel ©
Citadel

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Food Tours and Bascarsija Mosque. Go for a jaunt from Sarajevo to Foca to see Maglić about 2 hours away. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Gazi Husrev Begova Medresa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Emperor's Mosque, admire the landmark architecture of The Academy of Fine Arts, and see the interesting displays at Museum Alija Izetbegovic.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Sarajevo trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Sarajevo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Maglić
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Maglić ©
Maglić
Food Tours
Gazi Husrev Begova Medresa ©
Gazi Husrev Begova Medresa

4
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get in touch with nature at River Krupa Spring and Mala Osojnica. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Savinja & Salek Valley (in Nazarje), Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Straza Bled (in Bled). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, walk around Congress Square (Kongresni trg), and ponder the world of politics at Town Hall.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana day trip planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Sarajevo to Ljubljana in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bled, Savinja & Salek Valley, River Krupa Spring, Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park, Vršič Pass
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park ©
Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park
River Krupa Spring ©
River Krupa Spring

4
nights
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Explore hidden gems such as St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) and Medvednica. Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Jarun Lake. The adventure continues: get your game on at Karting Arena Zagreb, don't miss a visit to Radiceva, see the interesting displays at Zagreb 80's Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Black Marsh (Crna Mlaka).

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Zagreb trip planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Zagreb by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Zagreb are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can take a bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Zagreb

Wildlife Fun & Games Parks
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Jarun Lake
Jarun Lake
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Black Marsh (Crna Mlaka) ©
Black Marsh (Crna Mlaka)

4
nights
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Step off the beaten path and head to Premuzic Trail and Memorial plaque to Gustav Janecek. Get in touch with nature at Una Mamea Park and Galovac Lake. Venture out of the city with trips to Velebit Nature Park (in Gospic) and Velebit Association Kuterevo (in Kuterevo). There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of The Lower Lakes, contemplate the waterfront views at Milanovac Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Veliki Prstavac, and explore the fascinating underground world of Supljara cave.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Plitvice Lakes National Park attractions planner.

Traveling by bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Una Mamea Park, Velebit Nature Park, Premuzic Trail, Velebit Association Kuterevo
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Velebit Nature Park ©
Velebit Nature Park
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes
Una Mamea Park ©
Una Mamea Park

4
nights
Zadar, Croatia

Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Island of Iz. Discover out-of-the-way places like Zadar Land City Gates and City Game Zadar. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Church of St. Donat, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Elias - St Elias Church, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Chrysogonus Church.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, read Zadar holiday builder website.

You can take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In February in Zadar, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Photography Tours
Island of Iz ©
Island of Iz

3
nights
Split, Croatia

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Off-Road Tours and Marjan Park. Step out of the city life by going to Zipline and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, pause for some serene contemplation at St Dominic Church, and explore the wide array of goods at Break Time Outlet Store & Atelier.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Split travel planning app.

You can drive from Zadar to Split in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Zadar in February, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Split, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Split

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park
Off-Road Tours

4
nights
Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
Step off the beaten path and head to Kocje and Church Sveti Petar. Step out of the city life by going to Zitna Beach and Freestyle. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Korcula Town: Ethno Museum Barilo (in Blato) and Orebic (Monastery of Our Lady of Andela, Sveti Ilija Mountain, &more). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Bishop's Treasury Museum, learn about winemaking at Lovric Winery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mark's Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at Kula Morska Vrata.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Korcula Town travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Split to Korcula Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In March, daily temperatures in Korcula Town can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Orebic, Lumbarda, Korcula Island, Zitna Beach, Ethno Museum Barilo
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Sveti Ilija Mountain ©
Sveti Ilija Mountain
Freestyle ©
Freestyle
Ethno Museum Barilo ©
Ethno Museum Barilo

4
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Trsteno Arboretum. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Zarkovica Animal Shelter, pause for some serene contemplation at Little Church of St. Nicholas (Crkva sv. Nikole), appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, and make a trip to Ploce Gate.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Dubrovnik online visit planner.

Traveling by ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Pula.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Wildlife Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Trsteno Arboretum
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
The Franciscan Church and Monastery ©
The Franciscan Church and Monastery

4
nights
Pula, Croatia

Pula ©
It's the mild climate and calm seas of Pula that draw visitors to the southernmost point of the Istrian peninsula, but the city's ample Roman architecture is a key reason they stay.
Explore hidden gems such as Amphitheatre de Pula and St. Nichola's Church. Take a break from the city and head to Palud and Tito's Park. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Arco dei Sergi, don't miss a visit to Marinefriedhof Pula, take in the history at Cathedral of the Assumption of the Holy Virgin, and explore the engaging exhibits at MEMO Museum Pula.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Pula trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Dubrovnik to Pula takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Pula, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Pula

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
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Naval Cemetery ©
Naval Cemetery
Tito's Park ©
Tito's Park
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula

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