15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly
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Tirana, Albania
— 1 day
Drive
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Bitola, Republic of North Macedonia
— 1 night
Drive
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Nikšić, Montenegro
— 1 day
Drive
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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 3 nights
Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Bled
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Bled, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
Fly
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Split, Croatia
— 4 nights
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Tirana, Albania

— 1 day
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dajti.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tirana tour planner.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Tirana is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Reykjavik to Tirana is 1 hour. Traveling from Reykjavik in August, expect nights in Tirana to be a bit warmer, around 21°C, while days are much warmer, around 39°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bitola.

Things to do in Tirana

Parks · Nature

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Bitola, Republic of North Macedonia

— 1 night
Bitola is a city in the southwestern part of the Republic of Macedonia. On the 8th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of National Park Pelister.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bitola tour itinerary planning website.

Drive from Tirana to Bitola in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Tirana in August, expect Bitola to be slightly colder, temps between 34°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nikšić.

Things to do in Bitola

Parks · Nature
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Nikšić, Montenegro

— 1 day
A large industrial center, Niksic offers plenty of tourist appeal as well.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): make a trip to Bedem Fortress and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ostrog Monastery.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Nikšić travel planner.

You can drive from Bitola to Nikšić in 7.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Nikšić

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

— 3 nights

Jerusalem of Europe

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bascarsija and Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque. On the 11th (Sat), spend a day ambling around Vrelo Bosne. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Galerija 11/07/95, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, pick up some local products at Pijaca Markale, and take an in-depth tour of Museum Of Crimes Against Humanity And Genocide 1992-1995.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Sarajevo sightseeing planning tool.

Traveling by car from Nikšić to Sarajevo takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bled.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

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Bled, Slovenia

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): stroll through Straža Bled, get great views at Ojstrica, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Vintgar Gorge and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bled vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Sarajevo to Bled in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Zagreb.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

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Zagreb, Croatia

— 2 nights

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): kick back and relax at Recreational Sports Center Jarun, then examine the collection at Museum of Broken Relationships, and then take a stroll through Upper Town (Gornji Grad). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mirogoj Cemetery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Zagreb Orthodox Cathedral, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Jarun Lake.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Zagreb trip maker.

Traveling by car from Bled to Zagreb takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can fly to Split.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Split, Croatia

— 4 nights

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Visit Diocletian's Palace and Franciscan Monastery for their historical value. Cathedral of Saint Domnius and Grgur Ninski Statue are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Split with an excursion to Dubovica Beach in Zarace--about 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, make a trip to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic), take a stroll through Riva Harbor, and steep yourself in history at Kliška tvrđava.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Split trip planner.

Fly from Zagreb to Split in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, Split is somewhat warmer than Zagreb - with highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

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