22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

22 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Fly
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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
Drive
2
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Kutna Hora, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
Train
5
Bremen, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly to Munich, Train to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
— 3 nights
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Drive to Laveno, Ferry to Verbania,Intra, Drive to Zermatt
7
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 1 night
Train to Zurich, Fly to Krakow
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Krakow, Poland
— 1 day
Fly
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Gdansk, Poland
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria — 1 night

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.
On the 15th (Wed), make a trip to Peterskirche.

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New Delhi, India to Vienna is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in May, expect Vienna to be cooler, temps between 22°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cesky Krumlov.
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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic — 2 nights

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.
On the 17th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Cesky Krumlov Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. James (Kostel Svateho Jakuba), get engrossed in the history at Muzeum Ceske Loutky a Cirkusu, then get engrossed in the history at Prachaticke Muzeum, and finally contemplate the long history of Latran houses. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christi and Our Lady of Sorrows Church, examine the collection at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Architecture and Craft, then get engrossed in the history at The Water tower Musem, and finally step into the grandiose world of The State Chateau of Hluboká.

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Drive from Vienna to Cesky Krumlov in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May in Cesky Krumlov, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kutna Hora.
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Kutna Hora, Czech Republic — 3 nights

City of Silver

A prosperous silver-mining center during medieval times, Kutna Hora features a well-preserved old town (it's a World Heritage Site) famed for its blend of Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque architecture.
Get a sense of the local culture at Zamek Zdar nad Sazavou and Castle Kacina. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Trebechovice Museum of Nativity Scenes and Military museum Lesany. Explore Kutna Hora's surroundings by going to Chrudim Puppetry Museum (in Chrudim), Pamatnik Josefa Lady a jeho dcery Aleny (in Senohraby) and Firefigters' Museum Koci (in Koci). It doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Chocolate Museum & Chocolaterie Kutna Hora and pause for some serene contemplation at St Barbara's Church.

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You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Kutna Hora in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Kutna Hora are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Berlin.
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Berlin, Germany — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Großer Tiergarten, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, and then admire the landmark architecture of Deutsches Historisches Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: learn more about the world around you at Barnim Panorama and then take an in-depth tour of Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen.

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Traveling by car from Kutna Hora to Berlin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Bremen.
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Bremen, Germany — 3 nights

Short-Way City

A rather long and narrow city spread along both sides of the Weser River, Bremen has more than a thousand years of history.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Deutsches Auswandererhaus and Otto-Modersohn-Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Museumsdorf Cloppenburg and German Maritime Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Bremen side-trips: Vareler Windmuhle (in Varel), Tister Bauernmoor (in Tiste) and Gedenkstatte Lager Sandbostel (in Sandbostel). Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on nature at Moor- und Fehnmuseum Elisabethfehn.

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Traveling by train from Berlin to Bremen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Bremen are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany — 3 nights

Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
You'll explore and learn at Schokoladenmanufaktur Barbara Kronner and Wasserkraftwerk Walchensee. Get a sense of the local culture at St. Peter und Paul and Schloss Linderhof. Explore Garmisch-Partenkirchen's surroundings by going to Hirschbachtobel Bad Hindelang (in Bad Hindelang), Schloss Hohenschwangau (in Hohenschwangau) and Altstadt von Fuessen (in Fussen). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Partnachklamm and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Zugspitze.

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Traveling by combination of flight and train from Bremen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. May in Garmisch-Partenkirchen sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Zermatt.
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Zermatt, Switzerland — 1 night

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn and then get outside with Monta Rosa Hut. Keep things going the next day: see the sky in a new way at Chemin des Planetes, then see the interesting displays at Obser-va-toire Francois-Xavier Bagnoud, and then take in panoramic vistas at Gornergrat.

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Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zermatt takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Krakow.
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Krakow, Poland — 1 day

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): see the interesting displays at Polish Aviation Museum, explore the historical opulence of Cracow Saltworks Museum - Castle Location, then learn more about the world around you at Rynek (Old Square) Underground, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's Basilica, and finally examine the collection at Lost Souls Alley.

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Do a combination of train and flight from Zermatt to Krakow in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Gdansk.
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Gdansk, Poland — 3 nights

World Capital of Amber

Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Mennonite Cemetery and Sacred Heart Church. Get some cultural insight at Explosive - Sapper Museum and Museum of the Second World War (Muzeum II Wojny Swiatowej). Explore Gdansk's surroundings by going to Museum of Volkswagen in Pepowo (in Pepowo), Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku (in Malbork) and Bazantarnia Park (in Elblag). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Rezerwat Ptasi Raj, visit Old Town, and see the interesting displays at Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci.

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Fly from Krakow to Gdansk in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Krakow in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Gdansk: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to fly back home.
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