5 days in Central Europe Itinerary

5 days in Central Europe Itinerary

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5 days in Central Europe Itinerary

Start: Orlando, United States
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Orlando, United States

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, take in the views from Szechenyi Chain Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Parliament.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Budapest trip itinerary planning website .

Orlando, USA to Budapest is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Orlando to Budapest. In May, Budapest is slightly colder than Orlando - with highs of 71°F and lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Prague Castle, and finally wander the streets of Old Town Square.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Prague sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Budapest in May, you will find days in Prague are slightly colder (64°F), and nights are about the same (48°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, then pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally make a trip to Brandenburg Gate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

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Drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

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Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building

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