44 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

44 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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1
Tallinn, Estonia
— 3 nights
2
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 6 nights
3
Warsaw, Poland
— 4 nights
4
Krakow, Poland
— 5 nights
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 6 nights
6
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 4 nights
7
Bol, Croatia
— 4 nights
8
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 1 night
9
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
10
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 3 nights

3
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Tallinn Old Town and Tallinna Teletorn. There's much more to do: make a trip to Toompea Hill, steep yourself in history at Tallinn Town Wall, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Peapiiskopi Kirik, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aleksander Nevski Katedraali.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Tallinn road trip website.

Richmond, USA to Tallinn is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Richmond to Tallinn, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Richmond in February: high temperatures in Tallinn hover around 33°F and lows are around 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Energy Discovery Centre ©
Energy Discovery Centre
Stroomi Beach ©
Stroomi Beach

6
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Bring the kids along to The State Hermitage Museum and Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of State Museum of Russian Political History, Gorokhovaya-2 Branch, get curious at Geological Museum F.N. Chernyshev, and head off the coast to Yelagin Island.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read St. Petersburg trip itinerary planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Tallinn to St. Petersburg in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Tallinn to St. Petersburg, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In February, plan for daily highs up to 30°F, and evening lows to 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Theme Parks · Fun & Games
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The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Divo Ostrov ©
Divo Ostrov
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

4
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Old Town and Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego. And it doesn't end there: get your game on at Room Escape Warszawa, take in nature's colorful creations at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, examine the collection at Pinball Station - Pinball & Arcade Museum, and get curious at Copernicus Science Centre.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Warsaw trip planner.

Fly from St. Petersburg to Warsaw in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from St. Petersburg in February, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Warsaw: temperatures range from 37°F by day to 27°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
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Pinball Station - Pinball & Arcade Museum ©
Copernicus Science Centre ©
Copernicus Science Centre
Old Town ©
Old Town

5
nights
Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
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.
Kids will enjoy Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square and Cracow Shooting Academy. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Krakow Pinball Museum, steep yourself in history at Wieliczka Salt Mine, and get your game on at Axe Nation - axe throwing club Krakow.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Krakow trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Warsaw to Krakow in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In February in Krakow, expect temperatures between 40°F during the day and 27°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Cracow Shooting Academy ©
Cracow Shooting Academy
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Krakowie ©
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Krakowie

6
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Prague Castle and Prague Astronomical Clock. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Petřín, contemplate the long history of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, and get your game on at Invisible Exhibition - Neviditelna vystava.

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

Getting from Krakow to Prague by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. In March, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 49°F, while at night they dip to 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Prague

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums
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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Zoo ©
Prague Zoo
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

4
nights
Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Freestyle and Boya Crayons Shop. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Ethnographic collection Barilo, don't miss a visit to Zakerja Tower, take an in-depth tour of Bishop's Treasury Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Church Sveti Petar.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Korcula Town trip itinerary maker site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Prague to Korcula Town. Traveling from Prague in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Korcula Town: highs are around 61°F and lows about 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Bol.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Lumbarda, Korcula Island
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Korcula Town Walls ©
Korcula Town Walls
Freestyle ©
Freestyle
Velika Knezeva Kula ©
Velika Knezeva Kula

4
nights
Bol, Croatia

Bol ©
An hour boat ride from Split on the island of Brac, Bol boasts a charming old town, pebble beach, and great windsurfing conditions. Historical charm abounds here in the form of stone houses, narrow pedestrian streets, and historical attractions marked with panels.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Nautic Center Bol and Mirje. Change things up with these side-trips from Bol: Postira (Our Lady of Gorma & Kastil Gospodnetic Dol), Nerezisca (Wine Tasting Brac & Olive Oil Brac & Senjkovic Winery) and Skrip (Museum of Brac, Museum uja, &more). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Stone, explore the galleries of Jaksic Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of Annunciation, and explore the fascinating underground world of Zmajeva špilja.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bol trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Korcula Town to Bol by ferry takes about 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Bol are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Bol

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Postira, Skrip, Nerezisca, Pucisce, Crkva Sveti Rok, Sutivan
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Church of Our Lady of Annunciation ©
Church of Our Lady of Annunciation
Kastil Gospodnetic Dol ©
Kastil Gospodnetic Dol
Mirje ©
Mirje

1
night
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
On the 20th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque, steep yourself in history at Sebilj Brunnen (Fountain), then examine the collection at War Childhood Museum, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sarajevo route planning site.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Bol to Sarajevo in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Bol in March, things will get little chillier in Sarajevo: highs are around 53°F and lows about 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites
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Walking tours
War Childhood Museum ©
War Childhood Museum
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque ©
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque

5
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.
Bring the kids along to Fisherman's Bastion and House of Terror Museum. There's much more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, pause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Budapest attractions tool.

Fly from Sarajevo to Budapest in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 54°F in March, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 25:
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Thermal Spas

3
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Family-friendly places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Minicity Ljubljana will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Triple Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, make a trip to Prešeren Square, and have fun and explore at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Ljubljana takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 31°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Mar 25 — 28:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Minicity Ljubljana ©
Minicity Ljubljana
House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov ©
House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov

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