24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
2
Izmir, Turkey
— 3 nights
3
Bucharest, Romania
— 1 night
4
Brasov, Romania
— 4 nights
5
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights

4
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
You've now added Taksim Square to your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Hagia Sophia Museum and Suleymaniye Cami . Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Galata Tower. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, appreciate the history behind Sultanahmet Square, steep yourself in history at Historic Areas of Istanbul, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi.

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Melbourne, Australia to Istanbul is an approximately 23-hour flight. Traveling from Melbourne to Istanbul, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Melbourne in September, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Istanbul: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Izmir.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

3
nights
Izmir, Turkey

Izmir ©
The birthplace of Homer, the ancient port city of Izmir boasts a colorful heritage that includes traces of Greek, Armenian, and Jewish cultures.
Izmir Ephesus Tours has been added to your itinerary.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Izmir trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Izmir takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Expect cooler evenings in Izmir when traveling from Istanbul in September, with lows around 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Bucharest.

Things to do in Izmir

Tours
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Izmir Ephesus Tours ©
Izmir Ephesus Tours

1
night
Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Patriarchal Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, explore the world behind art at The National Museum of Art of Romania, then admire the landmark architecture of Coral Temple, and finally browse the different shops at AFI Cotroceni.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bucharest itinerary planner.

Getting from Izmir to Bucharest by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Izmir to Bucharest. Traveling from Izmir in September, you will find days in Bucharest are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Brasov.

Things to do in Bucharest

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
The National Museum of Art of Romania ©
The National Museum of Art of Romania
Patriarchal Cathedral ©
Patriarchal Cathedral

4
nights
Brasov, Romania

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Peles Castle as well as Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti. Attractions like Brasov Historical Center and Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) make great kid-friendly stops. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Rasnov Citadel and Black Church (Biserica Neagra). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Fortified Church of Harman, buy something for everyone on your list at Coresi Shopping Mall, steep yourself in history at Turnul Alb, and stop by Barrique M.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Brasov travel tool.

Drive from Bucharest to Brasov in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Vienna.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Peles Castle, Rasnov Citadel, Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti, Fortified Church of Harman
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Brasov Historical Center ©
Brasov Historical Center
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti ©
Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to MuseumsQuartier Wien and Cafe Gloriette. Get some cultural insight at St. Stephen's Cathedral and Schonbrunner Gardens. The adventure continues: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo and wander the streets of Historic Center of Vienna.

For maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna attractions planner.

Getting from Brasov to Vienna by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In September, daytime highs in Vienna are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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MuseumsQuartier Wien ©
MuseumsQuartier Wien
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna

4
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Lobkowicz Palace and Illusion Art Museum Prague - IAM Prague. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror and Waldstein Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to Czech Paradise (in Turnov) and MedvEdarium (in Beroun). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti, admire the landmark architecture of St. Vitus Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, and step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague travel planner.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Czech Paradise, MedvEdarium
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Lobkowicz Palace ©
Lobkowicz Palace
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

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