7 days in Danube Countries Itinerary

7 days in Danube Countries Itinerary

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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights

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Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©

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.
On the 9th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz, meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, examine the collection at The Hofburg, then admire the masterpieces at Albertina, then examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Vienna online visit planner.

Orlando, USA to Vienna is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Orlando to Vienna, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in May, you will find days in Vienna are much colder (67°F), and nights are little chillier (50°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): test the waters at a local thermal spa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, then pause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank, and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Budapest road trip app.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in May, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

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.
On the 12th (Wed), take in the views from Charles Bridge, don't miss a visit to Prague Astronomical Clock, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, then admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Prague attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. When traveling from Budapest in May, plan for slightly colder days in Prague, with highs around 64°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, admire the striking features of Reichstag Building, then see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, then steep yourself in history at Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, and finally don't miss a visit to East Side Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, and then contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Berlin route planner.

Drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

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Walking tours
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate