22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Newark, United States
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Riga, Latvia
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Fly:  11 h
End: Newark, United States

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and explore the engaging exhibits at ZOOM Kindermuseum.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Vienna sightseeing planning app.

Newark, USA to Vienna is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Newark in August: high temperatures in Vienna hover around 80°F and lows are around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Prater ©
Prater

5
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Hungarian Parliament Building and Matthias Church. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, test the waters at a local thermal spa, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid.

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Drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Riga.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

4
nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Kids will enjoy Old City Riga (Vecriga) and Freedom Monument. The adventure continues: get outside with Jurmala Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gauja National Park, and see the interesting displays at Riga Motormuseum.

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You can fly from Budapest to Riga in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Budapest to Riga is 1 hour. Traveling from Budapest in August, you will find days in Riga are a bit cooler (72°F), and nights are about the same (57°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Riga

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Jurmala, Salaspils Memorial Ensemble, Gauja National Park
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Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach
Dzintari Forest Park ©
Dzintari Forest Park
Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)

6
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Attractions like Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens and Buckingham Palace make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the London trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Riga to London in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Riga to London is minus 2 hours. August in London sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

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