16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights


Budapest, Hungary — 3 nights

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Budapest Pinball Museum and 3d Gallery Budapest. There's much more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, admire the striking features of Matthias Church, examine the collection at Holocaust Memorial Center, and contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Budapest trip itinerary maker app.

Mumbai, India to Budapest is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Budapest. Traveling from Mumbai in April, things will get much colder in Budapest: highs are around 20°C and lows about 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Vienna.
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Vienna, Austria — 3 nights

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Melk Abbey and Ringstrasse. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vienna: Piaristenkirche (in Krems an der Donau), Wachau Valley (in Joching) and Durnstein Abbey (in Durnstein). There's much more to do: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, examine the collection at Hofburg, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

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

You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In May in Vienna, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Salzburg.
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Salzburg, Austria — 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Fortress Hohensalzburg, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, then stroll the grounds of Cemetery of St. Sebastian (Friedhof St. Sebastian), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wallfahrtskirche Maria Plain. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, explore the galleries of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church), and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Salzburg road trip website.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. May in Salzburg sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Prague.
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Prague, Czech Republic — 3 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Staroměstská mostecká věž and National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror. There's much more to do: take in the views from Charles Bridge, take a stroll through Lesser Town, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, and take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Prague trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. May in Prague sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Amsterdam.
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands — 4 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Zaanse Schans and Food Tours. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, get curious at Body Worlds, and explore the activities along Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht).

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip planner.

Getting from Prague to Amsterdam by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. May in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to fly back home.
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