39 days in Europe Itinerary

39 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  25 h
1
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Split, Croatia
— 4 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  4 h 45 min
6
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h
7
Salzburg, Austria
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
8
Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Melbourne, Australia

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Anonymus Szobor (Anonymous' Statue) and Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, see the interesting displays at Budapest Pinball Museum, get your game on at Invisible Exhibition, and admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Budapest visit planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Budapest is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 9 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in February; daily highs in Budapest reach 7°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Thermal Spas
Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum ©

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Olympic Center Jahorina and Maglić. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Walking tours and Vijećnica. There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the world behind art at Galerija 11/07/95, admire the striking features of The Academy of Fine Arts, and see the interesting displays at War Childhood Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sarajevo itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Sarajevo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Mostar.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Olympic Center Jahorina, Maglić
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Maglić ©
Maglić
Olympic Center Jahorina ©
Olympic Center Jahorina
Spas

2
nights
Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar ©
Famed for its 16th-century bridge, Mostar boasts a rich cultural and architectural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Kravica, thendon't miss a visit to Mehmed Karadoz Moschee, thenget engrossed in the history at Bosnaseum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koskin-Mehmed Pasha's Mosque. On the next day, explore the world behind art at The Hamam Museum, do a tasting at Andrija Wine Cellars, thentake in the awesome beauty at Apparition Hill, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Park Hutovo Blato.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Mostar attractions planner.

You can drive from Sarajevo to Mostar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in February, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Mostar

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Nature Park Hutovo Blato, Andrija Wine Cellars, Kravica, Apparition Hill
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Kravica ©
Kravica
Nature Park Hutovo Blato ©
Nature Park Hutovo Blato
Apparition Hill ©
Apparition Hill

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fishing Charters & Tours and Pasjaca Beach. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Zarkovica Animal Shelter, don't miss a visit to Pile Gate, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Brsalje Street.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mostar to Dubrovnik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Split.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Pasjaca Beach
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Old Town ©
Old Town
Pasjaca Beach ©
Pasjaca Beach

4
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Take a break from the city and head to Marjan Park and Off-Road Tours. Discover out-of-the-way places like Cathedral of Saint Domnius and Split Archaeological Museum. And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Roko, explore the world behind art at Mestroviceve Crikvine Kastilac, and revel in the low prices at Break Time Outlet Store & Atelier.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Split trip planner.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Split in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park
Off-Road Tours

5
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Mala Osojnica. Step off the beaten path and head to Spas and Tivoli Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Natural Bathing Place Lajšt (in Spodnja Idrija) and Peričnik Waterfall (in Mojstrana). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, pause for some photo ops at Znamenje svete Trojice, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip builder tool.

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Split to Ljubljana in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Split in February, things will get little chillier in Ljubljana: highs are around 5°C and lows about -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, Peričnik Waterfall, Mala Osojnica
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
Mala Osojnica ©
Mala Osojnica

5
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Step out of the city life by going to Parasailing & Paragliding and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours. Explore hidden gems such as Salzburg Cathedral and Steingasse. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and browse the exhibits of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Salzburg sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Salzburg in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus
Parasailing & Paragliding
Steingasse ©
Steingasse

6
nights
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.
Visiting Erlebnisalm Monichkirchen and Vienna Woods will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Oesterreichische Nationalbibliothek and Zauberberg. Step out of Vienna with an excursion to Ghegadenkmal in Semmering--about 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Rathausplatz, take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna, pause for some photo ops at Maria Theresia Denkmal, and get engrossed in the history at Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Vienna trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. March in Vienna sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Semmering, Erlebnisalm Monichkirchen
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The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg
Zauberberg ©
Zauberberg
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna

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