17 days in Central Europe Itinerary

17 days in Central Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Europe vacation maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

17 days in Central Europe Itinerary

Start: Brasilia, Brazil
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
7
Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Brasilia, Brazil

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): explore the activities along English Garden and then don't miss a visit to Marienplatz. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Munich Residenz, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, then admire the natural beauty at Nymphenburg Palace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Munich tour planner.

Brasilia, Brazil to Munich is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Brasilia to Munich is 4 hours. Traveling from Brasilia in November, things will get much colder in Munich: highs are around 9°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
English Garden ©
English Garden

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, then get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg, and finally make a trip to Salzburger Altstadt. On your second day here, take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then shop like a local with Getreidegasse, then make a trip to Linzergasse, and finally see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Salzburg road trip tool .

You can drive from Munich to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Salzburg are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, then get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and finally don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz. On your second day here, examine the collection at Imperial Palace (Hofburg), then admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Vienna trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Salzburg to Vienna by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

2
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.
On the 7th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Halaszbastya, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, then snap pictures at Szechenyi Chain Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue, pause for some photo ops at Hősök tere, then see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Budapest day trip planner .

You can take a train from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in November, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral and then take an in-depth tour of Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera, then contemplate the long history of Wawel Royal Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Basilica, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, go to the Krakow vacation planning app .

You can fly from Budapest to Krakow in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Krakow sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the views from Charles Bridge, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then take a stroll through StaromEstske namEsti, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Katedrala Svateho Vita, and then wander the streets of Lesser Town.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Prague day trip tool .

Fly from Krakow to Prague in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. November in Prague sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

4
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and see the interesting displays at Topographie des Terrors.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Berlin tour itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building

Similar Plans

21 days in Western Europe & Central Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 42 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM NIGERIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM MALTA April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe & Central Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans