22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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22 days in Europe Itinerary

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 MuseumsQuartier Wien will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, find something for the whole family at Prater, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, and explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Vienna trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Newark, USA to Vienna is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Newark to Vienna. Traveling from Newark in August, things will get a bit cooler in Vienna: highs are around 80°F and lows about 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car 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 Halaszbastya and Szechenyi Chain Bridge. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, and test the waters at a local thermal spa.

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Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in August, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Riga.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Szechenyi Chain Bridge ©
Szechenyi Chain Bridge
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden ©
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden

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 Jurmala Beach and Dzintari Forest Park. The adventure continues: visit Old City Riga (Vecriga), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gauja National Park, appreciate the history behind Freedom Monument, and see the interesting displays at Riga Motormuseum.

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You can fly from Budapest to Riga in 3.5 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 Coca-Cola London Eye and Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Tower Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

Before you visit London, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Riga to London takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riga to London due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in London are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to 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
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens

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