4 days in Europe Itinerary

4 days in Europe Itinerary

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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
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Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
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Bansko, Bulgaria
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): explore the galleries of Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, and then get a sense of history and politics at Rathaus.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Vienna trip planner.

Varna, Bulgaria to Vienna is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Varna in December: highs in Vienna hover around 5°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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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.
On the 29th (Tue), admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, then contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, and then steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Budapest trip itinerary website.

Getting from Vienna to Budapest by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bansko.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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Bansko, Bulgaria

Bansko ©
Boasting the longest ski runs in the country, Bansko offers one of the best ski resort locations in Bulgaria.
On the 30th (Wed), take in the awesome beauty at Vihren, then contemplate the long history of Neofit Rilski Museum, then admire the striking features of Velyanova House, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bansko road trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Budapest to Bansko. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Bansko

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Vihren ©
Vihren
Velyanova House ©
Velyanova House
Neofit Rilski Museum ©
Neofit Rilski Museum

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