15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Drive to Strasbourg Airport, Fly to Prague
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
Drive
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
Drive
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Hallstatt, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive
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Zell am See, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Prissiano, Italy
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Letna Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, and finally get your game on at Thrill Park - Prague's Horror Theme Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Prague day trip planning tool.

Lauterbourg, France to Prague is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. August in Prague sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Prague

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 3:

Bratislava, Slovakia

— 1 night

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bratislava vacation planning website.

Traveling by car from Prague to Bratislava takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. On the 4th (Wed), you're off to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Nightlife · Tours · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 4:

Vienna, Austria

— 2 nights

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 4th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Ringstrasse, examine the collection at Hofburg, then pause for some photo ops at Maria Theresia Denkmal, and finally indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, then don't miss a visit to Rathausplatz, then stroll around Volksgarten, and finally admire the striking features of State Hall of the Austrian National Library.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna day trip site.

Getting from Bratislava to Vienna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August in Vienna, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Museums
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Salzburg, Austria

— 1 night

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 6th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg, then explore the activities along Salzach River, then admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Salzburg day trip planning app.

Getting from Vienna to Salzburg by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 7:

Hallstatt, Austria

— 3 nights

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick" and Salzwelten Hallstatt. Get out of town with these interesting Hallstatt side-trips: Altausseer See (in Altaussee), Traunsee (in Gmunden) and Ebensee am Traunsee (Offensee & Langbathseen). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Central Square Marktplatz, take in the dramatic scenery at Waldbachstrub Waterfall, hit the slopes at Karkogel, and stroll through Dachstein West.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Hallstatt online vacation planner.

Getting from Salzburg to Hallstatt by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Zell am See.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Zell am See, Austria

— 3 nights
Despite its small size, Zell am See is a well-visited tourist destination known mostly as a ski resort town, and it serves as an important transportation hub for the region.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Grossglockner High Alpine Road and Zell Am See. Explore Zell am See's surroundings by going to Kitzlochklamm (in Taxenbach), Bike Circus Saalbach (in Saalbach-Hinterglemm) and The Church of St Vincent (in Heiligenblut). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Schmittenhohe, don't miss a visit to Timoks Wild World, contemplate the waterfront views at Strandbad Zeller See, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Zell am See trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hallstatt to Zell am See takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Zell am See sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cortina d'Ampezzo.

Things to do in Zell am See

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 10 — 13:

Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy

— 1 night
Cortina d'Ampezzo, commonly referred to as Cortina, is a town and comune in the heart of the southern (Dolomitic) Alps in the Veneto region of Northern Italy. For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cortina d'Ampezzo itinerary builder website.

Drive from Zell am See to Cortina d'Ampezzo in 3 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Zell am See in August, with highs in Cortina d'Ampezzo at 35°C and lows at 19°C. On the 14th (Sat), you'll travel to Prissiano.

Things to do in Cortina d'Ampezzo

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 14:

Prissiano, Italy

— 1 night
On the 14th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Gargazon Natural Bath, then get great views at Mountain Cinema Knottnkino, then hike along Trail of International Felt Crafts, and finally hike along Sentiero Naturalistico Vorbichl. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario della Madonna di Senale and then relax in the rural setting at Fattoria Rainguthof.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Prissiano day trip planner.

You can drive from Cortina d'Ampezzo to Prissiano in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Prissiano are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. On the 15th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Prissiano

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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Tesimo travel guide

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Castles · Churches · Hiking Trails
Tisens is a comune (municipality) in South Tyrol in northern Italy, located about 15km northwest of the city of Bolzano.The commune is home to Castle Katzenzungen which harbors a 350+ year old vine of the Italian wine grape variety Versoaln that is considered one of the world's oldest and largest single grapevines in existence.GeographyAs of November 30, 2010, it had a population of 1,845 and an area of 38.1km2.The municipality of Tisens contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Gfrill (Caprile), Grissian (Grissiano), Naraun (Narano), Platzers (Plazzoles), Prissian (Prissiano), and Schernag.Tisens borders the following municipalities: Gargazon, Lana, Nals, St. Pankraz, and Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix.HistoryCoat-of-armsThe shield is quartering of argent and gules; in the first and fourth part is a rose gules, in the second and third a sable erect bear. It is the coat of Family Frank who managed the village from 1551 until 1743. The emblem was granted in 1966.

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