24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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24 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  23 h 30 min
1
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
2
Eger, Hungary
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
4
Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Telc, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
7
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  26 h
End: Melbourne, Australia

2
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Hospital in the Rock and Hősök tere. Discover out-of-the-way places like Castle Hill and Liberty Statue. There's much more to do: examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at University Church, and contemplate the waterfront views at Danube River.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Budapest day trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Budapest is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Melbourne to Budapest, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in September, expect Budapest to be somewhat warmer, temps between 25°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Eger.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 21:
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Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue
Buda Castle ©
Buda Castle
Danube River
Danube River

3
nights
Eger, Hungary

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Egri Road Beatles Museum and Szalajka Valley. Mining Museum and Matra Muzeum will appeal to museum buffs. Take a break from Eger with a short trip to Pasztormuzeum in Hortobagy, about 1h 25 min away. It doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Gardonyi Geza Emlekmuzeum and explore the historical opulence of Eger Castle (Egri Var).

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Eger online travel planner .

Getting from Budapest to Eger by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. September in Eger sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Krakow.

Things to do in Eger

Museums Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Pasztormuzeum, Matra Muzeum, Mining Museum, Szalajka Valley
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:
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Egri Road Beatles Museum ©
Egri Road Beatles Museum
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Mining Museum ©
Mining Museum

3
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Cracow Historical Museum - Old Market Underground and Lost Souls Alley. Do some cultural sightseeing at Wawel Royal Castle and Historic Old Town. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Kazmierz The Former Jewish District, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Planty Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Wojciech.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Krakow trip website .

Traveling by car from Eger to Krakow takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Eger in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Krakow, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ceske Budejovice.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 28:
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Lost Souls Alley ©
Lost Souls Alley
Planty Park ©
Planty Park

2
nights
Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

Ceske Budejovice ©
Founded eight centuries ago, Ceske Budejovice sits on the confluence of the Vltava and Malse Rivers, enticing visitors with medieval architectural landmarks that include one of the largest town squares in Europe.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Prachaticke Muzeum and Prachenske Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov and Cesky Krumlov Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Ceske Budejovice: Museum of historical motorcycles Kasperske Hory (in Kasperske Hory), Cesky Krumlov (Egon Schiele Art Centre, Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, & more) and Muzeum Ceske Loutky a Cirkusu (in Prachatice). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Národní zemědělské muzeum Praha - Muzeum lesnictví, myslivosti a rybářství.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ceske Budejovice trip builder tool .

Explore your travel options from Krakow to Ceske Budejovice with the Route module. In September, daily temperatures in Ceske Budejovice can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Telc.

Things to do in Ceske Budejovice

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cesky Krumlov, Prachatice, Národní zemědělské muzeum Praha - Muzeum lesnictví, myslivosti a rybářství, Museum of historical motorcycles Kasperske Hory, Prachenske Museum
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 1:
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Prachaticke Muzeum ©
Prachaticke Muzeum
Egon Schiele Art Centrum ©
Egon Schiele Art Centrum
Muzeum Ceske Loutky a Cirkusu ©
Muzeum Ceske Loutky a Cirkusu

2
nights
Telc, Czech Republic

Telc ©
Telč is a town in southern Moravia, near Jihlava, in the Czech Republic. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): browse the exhibits of Chateau Dacice, then see the interesting displays at Veteran Muzeum, and then see the interesting displays at Museum of Jindrichuv. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the engaging exhibits at Telcsky dum, then explore the engaging exhibits at Monster Muzeum, and then see the interesting displays at Muzeum fotografie a modernich obrazovych medii.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Telc itinerary website .

You can drive from Ceske Budejovice to Telc in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Telc can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Telc

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Jindrichuv Hradec, Chateau Dacice, Veteran Muzeum, Monster Muzeum
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Veteran Muzeum ©
Veteran Muzeum
Telcsky dum ©
Telcsky dum
Museum of Jindrichuv ©
Museum of Jindrichuv

4
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.
Appreciate the collections at Lobkowicz Palace and Botanicus. Discover out-of-the-way places like Prague Zoo and Castle District. Explore Prague's surroundings by going to Muzeum motocyklu Konopiste (in Benesov) and JK CLASSICS (in Luzna). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, see the interesting displays at Museum Montanelli, take a stroll through Mala strana, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Prague holiday builder site .

Traveling by car from Telc to Prague takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Neighborhoods Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

JK CLASSICS Muzeum americkych historickych automobilu, Muzeum motocyklu Konopiste, Botanicus
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Lobkowicz Palace ©
Lobkowicz Palace
Botanicus ©
Botanicus

3
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 8th (Tue), hike along Vintgar Gorge (Soteska Vintgar) and then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then get curious at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana sightseeing planner .

You can fly from Prague to Ljubljana in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Parasailing & Paragliding

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