8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Budva, Montenegro
— 2 nights
2
Podgorica, Montenegro
— 1 night
3
Tirana, Albania
— 1 night
4
Pristina, Kosovo
— 1 night
5
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
— 2 nights

2
nights
Budva, Montenegro

Budva
Montenegro's top tourist destination, Budva draws big crowds with its pulsating nightlife and sun-kissed beaches.
Get out of town with these interesting Budva side-trips: Kotor (Bay of Kotor, Kotor Old City, &more), Drinking fountain Karacha (in Herceg-Novi) and Our Lady of the Rocks (in Perast). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Citadel and appreciate the history behind Ballet Dancer Statue.

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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine to Budva is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) to Budva, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in April, you will find days in Budva are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Podgorica.

Things to do in Budva

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Kotor, Drinking fountain Karacha, Our Lady of the Rocks
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Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
St. Tryphon Cathedral
St. Tryphon Cathedral
Our Lady of the Rocks ©
Our Lady of the Rocks

1
night
Podgorica, Montenegro

Podgorica ©
One of Europe's most relaxed and newest capital cities, Podgorica sits on the confluence of two rivers, with two sides of it offering two different options for exploring.
On the 4th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Dajbabe Monastery, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Morača River.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Podgorica trip site.

Getting from Budva to Podgorica by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of car and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Tirana.

Things to do in Podgorica

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Lake Skadar ©
Lake Skadar
Morača River
Morača River
Dajbabe Monastery ©
Dajbabe Monastery

1
night
Tirana, Albania

Tirana ©
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Et`hem Bey Mosque, take an in-depth tour of Muzeu Historik Kombetar, brush up on your military savvy at Bunk'Art 1, thenbrush up on your military savvy at BunkArt 2, and finally don't miss a visit to Skanderbeg Square.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Tirana day trip site.

You can drive from Podgorica to Tirana in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. April in Tirana sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Pristina.

Things to do in Tirana

Museums Historic Sites
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Muzeu Historik Kombetar ©
Muzeu Historik Kombetar
Bunk'Art 1 ©
Bunk'Art 1
Skanderbeg Square ©
Skanderbeg Square

1
night
Pristina, Kosovo

Pristina ©
Long regarded as a gray and traffic-congested provincial town with little tourist appeal, Pristina today possesses a youthful vibrance and a newfound sense of sophistication, as the result of the city's large community of foreign functionaries.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): get advice or help at Pristina National Library, steep yourself in history at Medieval Monuments in Kosovo, pause for some serene contemplation at Katedrale Nënë Tereza, thenpause for some photo ops at Newborn Monument, thentake an in-depth tour of Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik), and finally stroll around Germia Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Pristina online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Tirana to Pristina takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Skopje.

Things to do in Pristina

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Medieval Monuments in Kosovo
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Katedrale Nënë Tereza ©
Katedrale Nënë Tereza
Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik) ©
Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik)
Germia Park ©
Germia Park

2
nights
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

Skopje ©
A melting pot of cultures from Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Yugoslavian rule, Skopje serves as the nation's eclectic capital.
On the 7th (Tue), take a stroll through Old Bazaar, Skopje, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Matka, and then take in the history at Memorial House of Mother Teresa. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Macedonia Square and then snap pictures at The Stone Bridge.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Skopje online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Pristina to Skopje takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Skopje

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Lake Matka ©
Lake Matka
Old Bazaar, Skopje ©
Old Bazaar, Skopje
The Stone Bridge ©
The Stone Bridge

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