16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
2
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 day
3
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
4
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Margaret Island and Portum Lines. Get some cultural insight at Fisherman's Bastion and Shoes on the Danube Bank. There's still lots to do: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, pause for some serene contemplation at University Church, explore the activities along Danube River, and take in the natural beauty of Palatinus Strandfürdő.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Budapest travel itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Budapest is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Budapest is minus 7 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Singapore in December; daily highs in Budapest reach 5°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Nature · Parks · Theme Parks
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Thermal Spas

1
day
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
On the 19th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Bratislava Old Town, don't miss a visit to Kapitulska Street, and then have fun at Bratislava Shooting Club.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bratislava online attractions planner.

Drive from Budapest to Bratislava in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games
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Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town
Bratislava Shooting Club ©
Bratislava Shooting Club
Kapitulska Street ©
Kapitulska Street

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Albertina and Hohe Wand Wiese. Get outdoors at Wachau Valley and Weinweg Langenlois. Step out of Vienna to go to Alland and see Allander Tropfsteinhohle, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, get a sense of history and politics at Rathaus, and contemplate the long history of Belvedere Palace.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Vienna trip builder.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Vienna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Vienna are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Vienna

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wachau Valley, Weinweg Langenlois, Allander Tropfsteinhohle
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St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov and Former Fink Cafe. Get in touch with nature at Ski Areal Lipno nad Vltavou and Svet Lake. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cesky Krumlov: Carp Lake (in Trebon) and The State Chateau of Hluboká (in Hluboka nad Vltavou). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Cesky Krumlov Castle, see the interesting displays at Museum of Architecture and Craft, explore the world behind art at Egon Schiele Art Centrum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church/Temple of the Sacrifice of the Virgin Mary.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Cesky Krumlov trip planner.

You can drive from Vienna to Cesky Krumlov in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Cesky Krumlov can reach 4°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Trebon, Ski Areal Lipno nad Vltavou, The State Chateau of Hluboká, Church/Temple of the Sacrifice of the Virgin Mary
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Svet Lake ©
Svet Lake
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Diana Lookout Tower and Svatosske skaly. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Rudolfinum and Hot Spring Colonnade. Change things up with a short trip to Vyhlidka Karla IV in Karlovy Vary (about 2h 15 min away). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti, stop by B TEAM, take in the views from Charles Bridge, and get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Prague online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Karlovy Vary
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Diana Lookout Tower ©
Diana Lookout Tower

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