19 days in Europe Itinerary

19 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe tour planner
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Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly
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Zell am See, Austria
— 4 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary — 4 nights

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and spas. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest trip maker website.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Budapest is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In September, Budapest is cooler than Jeddah - with highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Vienna.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping
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Vienna, Austria — 3 nights

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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and examine the collection at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Vienna online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Vienna are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Zell am See.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks
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Zell am See, Austria — 4 nights

Despite its small size, Zell am See is a well-visited tourist destination known mostly as a ski resort town, and it serves as an important transportation hub for the region.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zell am See: Hallstatt (Old Town, Salzwelten Hallstatt, &more), Gollinger Wasserfall (in Golling an der Salzach) and Eisriesenwelt (in Werfen). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Zell, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, don't miss a visit to Gipfelwelt 3000, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Schmittenhohe.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Zell am See trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Vienna to Zell am See in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Zell am See can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Prague.
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Prague, Czech Republic — 3 nights

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.
Prague is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, admire the striking features of Dancing House, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Prague day trip planning tool.

Getting from Zell am See to Prague by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October, daytime highs in Prague are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Istanbul.
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Istanbul, Turkey — 3 nights

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Mosque, contemplate the waterfront views at Bosphorus Strait, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Istanbul trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Istanbul takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Prague to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Prague in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Istanbul, with highs around 28°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.
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