60 days in Central Europe Itinerary

60 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Krakow, Poland
— 4 nights
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Warsaw, Poland
— 3 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 6 nights
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Dresden, Germany
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 6 nights
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Nuremberg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Zermatt, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 5 nights
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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
— 3 nights
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Innsbruck, Austria
— 5 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 5 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 6 nights

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Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©

Slavic Rome

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like HistoryLand and Rynek (Old Square) Underground. Museum-lovers will appreciate Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and Jewish Museum and Synagogue. Spend the 4th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Wawel Cathedral, browse the exhibits of Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, and don't miss a visit to Church of St. Peter and St. Paul.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Krakow day trip app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Krakow is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in February, things will get colder in Krakow: highs are around 5°C and lows about -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can take a train to Warsaw.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine

3
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Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw

Phoenix City

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Krakowskie Przedmiescie and Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie. Get some historical perspective at Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum and Pomnik Bohaterów Getta. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, contemplate the long history of Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski), examine the collection at Copernicus Science Centre, and brush up on your military savvy at Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Warsaw road trip planner.

Take a train from Krakow to Warsaw in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Warsaw can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums
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Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego
Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich ©
POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich

6
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Berlin, Germany

Berlin

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen and Memorial of the Berlin Wall. Appreciate the collections at Gemaldegalerie and Deutsches Historisches Museum. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, make a trip to Gendarmenmarkt, see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, and contemplate the long history of East Side Gallery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Berlin itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Warsaw to Berlin takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

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Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Gemaldegalerie ©
Gemaldegalerie
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum

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Dresden, Germany

Dresden ©

Florence of the North

Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): explore the galleries of The Dresden Zwinger, then see the interesting displays at Neues Grünes Gewölbe, and then get to know the fascinating history of Kunsthofpassage. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Procession of Princes, explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, then admire the landmark architecture of Bruehlsche Terrasse, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche Dresden, and finally explore the world behind art at Albertinum.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Dresden trip planner.

Getting from Berlin to Dresden by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Dresden can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Dresden

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The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

City of a Hundred Spires

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 some historical perspective at Staromestske namesti and Lobkowicz Palace. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hradcany and Spanish Synagogue. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Prague: Kutna Hora (Vlassky dvur, St Barbara's Church, &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Speculum Alchemiae Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral, and take in the views from Charles Bridge.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Prague trip maker app.

You can drive from Dresden to Prague in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in February, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St Barbara's Church ©
St Barbara's Church
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©

Gingerbread Capital of the World

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
On the 23rd (Tue), examine the collection at Toy Museum, steep yourself in history at Albrecht Durer's House, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sebaldus Church, then contemplate the long history of Bamberg Altstadt, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Bamberg Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Lorenz Church, explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, then contemplate the long history of Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds), then examine the collection at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, and finally admire the masterpieces at Germanisches Nationalmuseum.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Nuremberg trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Prague to Nuremberg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in February, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lucerne.

Things to do in Nuremberg

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Bamberg Altstadt ©
Bamberg Altstadt
Bamberg Cathedral ©
Bamberg Cathedral

3
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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Step out of the city life by going to Mt Pilatus and Titlis. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hightide Kayak School and Lion Monument. Step out of Lucerne to go to Zurich and see Old Town, which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, admire the landmark architecture of Lucerne Station, and take in the views from Chapel Bridge.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Lucerne online attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Nuremberg to Lucerne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in February, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lucerne

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trips

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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Hightide Kayak School ©
Hightide Kayak School
Titlis ©
Titlis

3
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Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis and Intercontinental Church Society. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Matterhorn and Trockener Steg. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's more to do: cruise along Gornergrat and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Zermatt journey builder site.

You can drive from Lucerne to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©

Village of a Million People

Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Museum-lovers will get to explore BMW Welt and Deutsches Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site and Nymphenburg Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to Konigssee (in Schoenau am Koenigssee) and St Andreas Church (in Berchtesgaden). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, admire the striking features of New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus), take in the spiritual surroundings of Asamkirche, and enjoy breathtaking views from Frauenkirche.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Munich holiday planner.

Drive from Zermatt to Munich in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site ©
Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
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BMW Welt
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Ettal Abbey and Schloss Linderhof. Get some cultural insight at Altstadt von Fuessen and Kirche St. Georg. Get out of town with these interesting Garmisch-Partenkirchen side-trips: Schwangau (St.Maria und Florian & Schloss Neuschwanstein) and Schloss Hohenschwangau (in Hohenschwangau). There's more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Zugspitze and look for all kinds of wild species at Partnachklamm.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Garmisch-Partenkirchen day trip app.

Getting from Munich to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Garmisch-Partenkirchen can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof
Partnachklamm ©
Partnachklamm

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Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Popular historic sites such as Schloss Ambras Innsbruck and Maria-Theresien-Strasse are in your itinerary. Let the collections at Swarovski Kristallwelten and The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Innsbruck: Lech (Ski Arlberg & Lech-Oberlech Tobbagon Run), St. Anton (in St. Anton am Arlberg) and Ischgl-Samnaun ski area (in Ischgl). There's still lots to do: hit the slopes at Mayrhofner Bergbahnen, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche, admire the striking features of Bergisel Ski Jump, and stroll through Stubaier Gletscher.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Innsbruck trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Innsbruck in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Innsbruck are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Historic Sites

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Ischgl-Samnaun ski area ©
Ischgl-Samnaun ski area
Altstadt von Innsbruck ©
Altstadt von Innsbruck
Stubaier Gletscher ©
Stubaier Gletscher

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Haus der Natur and Red Bull Hangar-7 will appeal to museum buffs. Visiting Kitzsteinhorn and Frost will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Salzburg side-trips: Schmittenhohe (in Zell am See) and Almenwelt Lofer (in Lofer). And it doesn't end there: explore the different monuments and memorials at Petersfriedhof, admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), and steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Salzburg holiday planner.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Salzburg in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. March in Salzburg sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Winter Sports

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Kitzsteinhorn ©
Kitzsteinhorn
Schmittenhohe ©
Schmittenhohe
Petersfriedhof ©
Petersfriedhof

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Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©

City of Dreams

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Albertina and Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien. Belvedere Palace and The Hofburg will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karlskirche, admire the masterpieces at Leopold Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna road trip planner.

Fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Vienna are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Fisherman's Bastion and Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral. Discover out-of-the-way places like Liberty Statue and Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Miniversum Budapest, contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, and pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Budapest day trip planning app.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. March in Budapest sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral ©
Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue

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