11 days in Salzburg & Czech Republic Itinerary

11 days in Salzburg & Czech Republic Itinerary

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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 5 nights

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, then examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, then take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally stroll the grounds of Petersfriedhof. On the next day, examine the collection at Haus der Natur, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and then steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

For traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Salzburg road trip planner.

Seattle, USA to Salzburg is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 9 hours. Traveling from Seattle in October, plan for little chillier nights in Salzburg, with lows around 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Salzburg

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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

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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): explore the historical opulence of Cesky Krumlov Castle, get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Jost Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Vitus, then admire the masterpieces at Egon Schiele Art Centrum, and finally stroll around The Castle Garden. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, step into the grandiose world of The State Chateau of Hluboká, then steep yourself in history at Holasovice, and finally contemplate the long history of Latran houses.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Cesky Krumlov online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Cesky Krumlov takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October in Cesky Krumlov, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
The State Chateau of Hluboká ©
The State Chateau of Hluboká

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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.
Staromestske namesti and Powder Tower will appeal to history buffs. Prague Castle and Jewish Museum in Prague are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Vrtba Garden, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady before Tyn, and get engrossed in the history at Muzeum komunismu.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Prague itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Prague are 56°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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