16 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

16 days in Eastern Europe Itinerary

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1
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 1 night
2
Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
3
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 1 night
4
Rovinj, Croatia
— 1 night
5
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
6
Kotor, Montenegro
— 3 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Grand Maket Russia, take an in-depth tour of Kazan Cathedral, and then take a stroll through Nevsky Prospekt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Peter and Paul Fortress, contemplate the long history of Palace Square, and then examine the collection at Faberge Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the St. Petersburg trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to St. Petersburg is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to St. Petersburg is minus 5 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in September; daily highs in St. Petersburg reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Peter and Paul Fortress ©
Peter and Paul Fortress
Kazan Cathedral ©
Kazan Cathedral
Faberge Museum ©
Faberge Museum

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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.
Shop till you drop at Navitrolla Galerii and Draakoni Gallery. Tallinn Town Wall and The Little Red House Design Store are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: view the masterpieces at Koopa Galerii, make a trip to Tallinna Raekoja Plats, take in panoramic vistas at St. Olaf’s Church, and get a taste of the local shopping with Asuur Keraamika Ceramics.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Tallinn trip itinerary app.

Do a combination of train and flight from St. Petersburg to Tallinn in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Tallinn due to the time zone difference. September in Tallinn sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Tallinn

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour ©
Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour
Tallinn Town Wall ©
Tallinn Town Wall
Navitrolla Galerii ©
Navitrolla Galerii

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night
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): steep yourself in history at Cesky Krumlov Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Schwarzenberska Hrobka, look for gifts at Masaryk Square, admire the masterpieces at Dum StEpanka Netolickeho, thenexplore the historical opulence of The State Chateau of Hluboká, and finally admire the masterpieces at Alsova jihoceska galerie. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Latran houses, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christi and Our Lady of Sorrows Church, thencontemplate the long history of Former Fink Cafe, thenget to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Siroka Ulice Cesky Krumlov.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Cesky Krumlov trip builder.

You can do a combination of flight, train, and bus from Tallinn to Cesky Krumlov in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Tallinn to Cesky Krumlov, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tallinn in September, you will find days in Cesky Krumlov are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Rovinj.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Trebon, Hluboka nad Vltavou, Black Tower, Schwarzenberska Hrobka
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Schwarzenberska Hrobka ©
Schwarzenberska Hrobka
The State Chateau of Hluboká ©
The State Chateau of Hluboká
Latran houses
Latran houses

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Rovinj, Croatia

Rovinj ©
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take a stroll through Old Town, thenexplore the ancient world of Amphitheatre de Pula, and then steep yourself in history at Porec Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin Church, stop by Ribica Atelier, explore the galleries of Atelier Sottomuro, thenmake a trip to Main Street, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Euphemia, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Euphrasius Basilica.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Rovinj trip website.

Drive from Cesky Krumlov to Rovinj in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of bus, train, and shuttle. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cesky Krumlov in September: high temperatures in Rovinj hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Rovinj

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Porec, Amphitheatre de Pula
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Main Street ©
Main Street
Port of Rovinj ©
Port of Rovinj
Church of St. Euphemia ©
Church of St. Euphemia

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Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, thensteep yourself in history at Historic City of Trogir, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of The St. Lawrence Cathedral and Bell Tower. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the waterfront activity at Riva Harbor, steep yourself in history at Old Split, and then examine the collection at Jaman Art.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Split online attractions planner.

You can drive from Rovinj to Split in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Split are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Trogir
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The St. Lawrence Cathedral and Bell Tower ©
Riva Harbor ©
Riva Harbor
Jaman Art ©
Jaman Art

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nights
Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor
Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Discover out-of-the-way places like St. Nikola Church and Church of Blažena Ozana. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St. Anthony's Church and Kotor Old Town City Walls. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castle Of San Giovanni, explore the activities along Bay of Kotor, go for a walk through Old Cotor Road, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Rocks.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kotor trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Split to Kotor in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. September in Kotor sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Perast, Castle Of San Giovanni
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St. Nikola Church
St. Nikola Church
St. Anthony's Church
St. Anthony's Church
Castle Of San Giovanni
Castle Of San Giovanni

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