16 days in Austria, Germany & Eastern Europe Itinerary

16 days in Austria, Germany & Eastern Europe Itinerary

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Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Nuremberg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Rothenburg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Innsbruck, Austria
— 3 nights

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Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©

Slavic Rome

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.
On the 18th (Fri), stop by Kacper Ryx Historical Shop. Here are some ideas for day two: have fun at Conty Gun Shooting, then don't miss a visit to Statue of John Paul II, and then admire the striking features of St. Mary's Basilica.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Krakow tour itinerary app.

Singapore, Singapore to Krakow is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. In December, Krakow is colder than Singapore - with highs of 5°C and lows of -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Krakow

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Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
St. Mary's Basilica ©
St. Mary's Basilica

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, pause for some photo ops at Maria Theresia Denkmal, then make a trip to Rathausplatz, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, admire the striking features of State Hall of the Austrian National Library, then contemplate the long history of Ringstrasse, and finally don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

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You can fly from Krakow to Vienna in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Franz Kafka Monument. Kids will enjoy Staromestske namesti and Charles Bridge. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Lesser Town, examine the collection at Musee Grévin s.r.o. Prague, find something for the whole family at Thrill Park - Prague's Horror Theme Park, and take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Prague trip itinerary planning site.

Fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Prague

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

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Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©

Gingerbread Capital of the World

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Elisabethkirche, see the interesting displays at DB Museum (German Railway Museum), then step into the grandiose world of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of City Walls of Nuremberg. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the local landmark of Der Schoene Brunnen, pause for some photo ops at Narrenschiffbrunnen, contemplate the long history of Heilig-Geist-Spital, then examine the collection at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, and finally see the interesting displays at Historischer Kunstbunker.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Nuremberg travel route builder site.

You can drive from Prague to Nuremberg in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. December in Nuremberg sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Highlights from your plan
Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg
DB Museum (German Railway Museum) ©
DB Museum (German Railway Museum)

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Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©

Medieval Heart of Germany

An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Kobolzeller Tor, contemplate the long history of Altstadt, admire the striking features of Marien Apotheke- Jagstheimerhaus, then admire the landmark architecture of Fleisch- und Tanzhaus, then get engrossed in the history at Alt-Rothenburger Handwerkerhaus, and finally don't miss a visit to Klingentor. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Markusturm and Buttelhaus, contemplate the long history of Gerlachschmiede, don't miss a visit to Schmiedgasse, then contemplate the long history of Spital Bastion, and finally ponder the world of politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rothenburg trip site.

Getting from Nuremberg to Rothenburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In December in Rothenburg, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Gerlachschmiede ©
Gerlachschmiede
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber ©
Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber

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Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Pro-Skischule and Town Tower (Stadtturm). You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Dom zu St. Jakob and The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl). Venture out of the city with trips to Hochfugen Skigebiet (in Fugen) and Ski Juwel Alpbachtal Wildschonau (in Alpbach). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Helblinghaus, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Wilten, admire the masterpieces at Tyrolean Folk Art Museum, and hit the slopes at Ski & Snowboardschule Innsbruck.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Innsbruck itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Rothenburg to Innsbruck takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Rothenburg in December, expect slightly colder with lows of -3°C in Innsbruck. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Ski Juwel Alpbachtal Wildschonau ©
Ski Juwel Alpbachtal Wildschonau
Ski & Snowboardschule Innsbruck ©
Ski & Snowboardschule Innsbruck
Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob

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