60 days in Central Europe Itinerary

60 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Innsbruck, Austria
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Munich, Germany
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Salzburg, Austria
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Bled, Slovenia
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
7
Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
9
Berlin, Germany
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
10
Warsaw, Poland
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
11
Krakow, Poland
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
12
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Cairo, Egypt

5
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mt Pilatus (in Kriens) and Lucerne (The Nine Towers, Ufschotti Park, &more). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, stroll through Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, explore the world behind art at Museum Rietberg, and wander the streets of Old Town.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Zurich trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Zurich is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Zurich. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Cairo in July: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 30°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

3
nights
Interlaken, Switzerland

Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Step out of Interlaken to go to Bern and see Aare River, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Jungfraujoch, get interesting insight from Tours, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Interlaken trip site.

You can drive from Zurich to Interlaken in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Aare River
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier

5
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Venture out of the city with trips to Stillup Stausee (in Mayrhofen), Achensee (in Maurach) and Badestrand Achensee Nord (in Achenkirch). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten, admire the sheer force of Wasserfall Hart, explore the world behind art at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, and hit the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Innsbruck route site.

You can drive from Interlaken to Innsbruck in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In July in Innsbruck, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Pfarrkirche Fulpmes, Wasserfall Hart, Hintertux Schleierwasserfall, Stillup Stausee, Swarovski Kristallwelten
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Badestrand Achensee Nord ©
Badestrand Achensee Nord
Achensee ©
Achensee
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Swarovski Kristallwelten

5
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
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.
Go for a jaunt from Munich to Schwangau to see Schloss Neuschwanstein about 1h 40 min away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, get curious at Deutsches Museum, contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Munich trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Munich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Schloss Neuschwanstein
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
English Garden ©
English Garden

5
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Get out of town with these interesting Salzburg side-trips: Grossglockner High Alpine Road (in Heiligenblut) and Hallstatter See (in Hallstatt). There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grossglockner, and explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Salzburg online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Munich to Salzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Salzburg are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Grossglockner, Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Hallstatter See
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Grossglockner ©
Grossglockner

4
nights
Bled, Slovenia

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Lake Bohinj (in Bohinjsko Jezero) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Bovec). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bled, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and hike along Vintgar Gorge.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bled trip site.

Getting from Salzburg to Bled by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. July in Bled sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lake Bohinj, River Rafting & Tubing, Vintgar Gorge
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

6
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
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 nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Vienna visit planner.

Drive from Bled to Vienna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Vienna are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

Start your trip to Prague by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In August, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Tours Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

5
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Change things up with a short trip to The Dresden Zwinger in Dresden (about 2h 45 min away). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, admire the natural beauty at Großer Tiergarten, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and get to know the resident critters at Zoo Berlin.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Berlin trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

The Dresden Zwinger
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Walking tours
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building

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.
Warsaw is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, explore the world behind art at The National Museum in Warsaw, learn about all things military at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, and walk around Culture Park in Powsin.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Warsaw route planner.

You can fly from Berlin to Warsaw in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Parks Tours
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Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town
Walking tours

6
nights
Krakow, Poland

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.
Step out of Krakow to go to Oswiecim and see Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Wawel Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Wieliczka Salt Mine, appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Krakow trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Warsaw to Krakow in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Krakow are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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

5
nights
Budapest, Hungary

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, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest day trip website.

You can fly from Krakow to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Budapest, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Food Tours
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

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