11-Day Road Trip to Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland

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11 days & 10 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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Embark on an unforgettable 11-day multi-country road trip across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland! If traveling through picturesque landscapes and immersing yourself in the captivating cultures of destinations like Prague, Budapest, Poprad, and Krakow sounds like your idea of a great vacation, this iconic European tour is for you.

This enchanting 11-day multi-country tour allows you to journey through 5 extraordinary countries in Europe.

In the first leg of your journey, you'll find yourself in the heart of Czechia, a land filled with treasures waiting to be discovered. Explore charming locales such as Prague, where picturesque vistas and cultural gems await your exploration.

As you move on to the second country, Austria, prepare to be mesmerized by its diverse and vibrant landscapes. Immerse yourself in the allure of Vienna, where every street tells a story, and every corner reveals a new adventure.

Continuing your journey, you'll step into the captivating realm of Hungary. This country's charm is boundless, and you'll be impressed by the wonders of Budapest. From ancient architecture to culinary delights, Hungary invites you to immerse yourself in its rich culture and experience a voyage like no other.

As your Euro trip unfolds, you'll find yourself in Slovakia. Slovakia offers a multitude of experiences to explore in destinations like Poprad. Whether you seek relaxation or crave excitement, Slovakia promises an unforgettable journey filled with unforgettable moments.

In the next phase of your Europe tour, you'll drive to Poland. Look forward to enticing destinations, including Krakow and Legnica, where you can savor its rich culture, splendid landscapes, and culinary delights. Whether you're a history buff or an outdoor enthusiast, Poland is a destination filled with wonder.

With this ultimate European tour package, you'll experience the essence of 5 incredible countries, each offering a tapestry of experiences that will leave you with lasting memories.

In more detail, this carefully crafted travel itinerary invites you to stay 2 nights in Czechia, 3 nights in Austria, 1 night in Hungary, 1 night in Slovakia, and 3 nights in Poland. During these 11 days, you will be able to fully embrace the extraordinary beauty and immersive wonders of top destinations such as Prague, Budapest, Poprad, and Krakow and beyond.

Throughout your tour around Europe, you’ll stay at some of the best accommodations along your route. Our recommendations always include options with varying levels of comfort, usually meaning a range of 3 to 5-star hotels that cater to various preferences and budgets.

In Czechia for example, you can choose between luxury treatment at the 4-star Mamaison Hotel Riverside, immaculate service and atmosphere at a 4-star hotel like Hotel Augustus et Otto, or comfort on a budget at the stellar Sophie's Hostel, a 2-star hotel.

Similarly, in Austria, the choice stands between accommodations such as the more affordable 3-star Altmann Hotel, the mid-range 3-star Hotel George Vienna, and the luxurious 5-star Andaz Vienna Am Belvedere - a concept by Hyatt.

You can review and select your preferred accommodation for each destination of your road trip around Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland in the booking widget to the right of your screen or by scrolling down to the travel itinerary for each day of your trip.

Upon your arrival in Czechia, you’ll be greeted by the captivating city of Prague. Here, you're going to collect your chosen rental car and begin your 11-day adventure. While in Prague, you’ll have the chance to visit some of the best attractions in the city, including Prague Castle and the fascinating Charles Bridge. This is only the start of all the wonders you'll be able to experience throughout your tour around Europe.

Your multi-country road trip brings you close to some of Europe’s most iconic attractions and landmarks, such as Vienna’s Schönbrunn Palace and Budapest's iconic Castle District. In Poprad, marvel at the extraordinary Kostol sv. Egídia. During your time in Krakow, appreciate the unforgettable Rynek Główny. From must-see attractions to breathtaking viewpoints, this meticulously crafted itinerary promises you a glimpse into the unique features of this region in Europe.

Your ultimate multi-country road trip across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland will not be complete without indulging in some retail therapy!

Shop at the popular shopping centers in Prague, Budapest, Poprad, and Krakow and embark on a quest for rare souvenirs to give your friends and family back home. Shopping abroad is a fun experience that allows you to discover exclusive items that may not be available in your home country. Beyond the thrill of buying unique goods, it’s also an amazing opportunity to immerse in local customs and interact with friendly locals at every stop.

By booking this holiday package, you can save yourself from the tedious task of researching and planning your road trip in Europe. We'll handle all the travel arrangements for your 11-day self-drive adventure in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland. With our expertise, you can enjoy a hassle-free experience and focus on immersing yourself in incredible destinations without the stress of organizing every detail.

Make the most of this multi-country holiday package by adapting it to your needs. Effortlessly include top-tier car rental services and drive through the continent’s enchanting landscapes with confidence. The included insurance coverage ensures a seamless and stress-free journey. Choose from a range of lavish or wallet-friendly lodgings to wake up well-rested on each day of your trip. Add flight tickets for a smooth arrival and departure. Lastly, upgrade your road trip experience with the best tours and activities along your route to have something fun to look forward to at each destination.

This holiday deal also comes with 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide accessible via our mobile app to assist you throughout your journey.

Discover breathtaking landscapes, diverse cultures, and iconic landmarks in multiple European countries in one epic road trip! Travel across borders and experience the freedom of the open road as you create lifelong memories in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland.

Choose your travel dates today and start planning your unforgettable multi-country road trip with Guide to Europe!

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Hotel, 10 nights
Rental car, 11 days
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
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Destinations

Praha -  in CzechiaPrague
Church Heiliger Franz of Assisi at Mexikoplatz, Vienna, Austria.Vienna / 3 nights
Budapest - city in HungaryBudapest
Krakow - city in PolandKrakow
Photo of Town hall and Magistrat Square of Walbrzych, Poland.Wałbrzych County
Karkonosze County - region in PolandJelenia Góra
Wroclaw - city in PolandWroclaw
District of Poprad - city in SlovakiaPoprad
Legnica - city in PolandLegnica

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Attractions

Photo of main square in Krakow on a summer day, Poland.Old town Market Square in Krakow
Photo of aerial view of Prague Castle and St. Vitus Cathedral under clear Blue sunny sky ,Czech.Prague Castle
Photo of scenic aerial sunset on the architecture of the Old Town Pier and Charles Bridge over the Vltava River in Prague, Czech.Charles Bridge
Photo of Wawel castle with Gardens and cathedral, Krakow, Poland.Wawel Royal Castle National Art Collection
Photo of aerial view of Schonbrunn Palace is a major tourist attraction in Vienna, Austria.Schönbrunn Palace
Photo of Old town architecture of Budapest. Buda temple church of Matthias. Buda's Castle District, Hungary.Castle District
Photo of aerial view of Wroclaw with parks and zoo in early spring, Poland.Wrocław Zoological Garden
Photo of St. Stephen's Cathedral. Vienna, Austria.St Stephen's Cathedral
Photo of aerial view of Old Town Square in Prague, Czech republic.Old Town Square
Photo of Fisherman's bastion in Budapest, Hungary. Fisherman's Bastion
Photo of Town Hall on the Market Square, Wroclaw, Poland.Market Square
Photo of famous St. Vitus Cathedral Prague, Czech Republic on a Sunny evening.St Vitus Cathedral
Photo of Heroes' Square, Hosok Tere or Millennium Monument, major attraction of city, with 36 m high Corinthian column in center, Budapest, Hungary. Heroes' Square
Photo of Budapest City park big playground in aerial panoramic view.City Park
Photo of the Belvedere Palace in Vienna, Austria.Belvedere Palace Chapel
Photo of Eclectic terrace in one of the most attractive ruin pubs, the Szimpla. Ruin pubs, Budapest, Hungary.Szimpla
Schönbrunn_Palace_parkSchönbrunn Palace Park
Photo of St. Stephen's Basilica in Budapest, Hungary.St Stephen's Basilica
Photo of Széchenyi Chain Bridge in Budapest.Széchenyi Chain Bridge
Wrocław Africarium, Dąbie, Osiedle Biskupin-Sępolno-Dąbie-Bartoszowice, Wroclaw, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, PolandWrocław Africarium
Photo of a yellow pavillion in the Schonbrunn tiergarten zoological garden in Vienna, Austria.Tiergarten Schönbrunn
Photo of Książ Castle front view full view landscape, Poland.Książ castle and park complex
Photo of Vienna State Opera house in Austria on a sunny day.Vienna State Opera
Photo of Buda Castle Royal Palace on Hill Hungary, Budapest.Buda Castle
Photo of Hofburg palace on St. Michael square (Michaelerplatz), Vienna, Austria.Hofburg Palace
Photo of St. Martin rotunda, Vysehrad, Prague, Czech Republic.Vyšehrad
Photo of entrance of the Budapest Zoo, Budapest, Hungary.Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
Photo of Powder tower (Prasna Brana) and Municipal House (Obecni Dum) on Republic square, Prague, Czech Republic.Powder Tower
Photo of Wawel cathedral on Wawel Hill in Krakow, Poland.Wawel Cathedral
Photo of the Museumsquartier or MQ or Museums Quartier is an area in the centre of Vienna, Austria.MuseumsQuartier
Photo of beautiful colorful flower clock in Stadtpark, Vienna, Austria.Stadtpark
Treetop Walk Bachledka
Karkonosze National Park, Jagniątków, Jelenia Góra, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, PolandKarkonosze National Park
Autumn leaves falling in The Planty - a park in Krakow, Poland.Planty Park
Palmiarnia, Szczawienko, Wałbrzych, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, PolandPalmiarnia
Henryk Jordan Park
Red Monastery, Červený Kláštor, District of Kežmarok, Region of Prešov, Eastern Slovakia, SlovakiaRed Monastery
Kežmarok Castle Slovakia, Kežmarok, District of Kežmarok, Region of Prešov, Eastern Slovakia, SlovakiaKežmarok Castle Slovakia

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Jan 1 - Jan 11

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Day 1 – Prague - arrival day

Day 1

Day 1 – Prague - arrival day

  • Prague - Arrival day
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  • Old Town Square
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Your unforgettable multi-country road trip in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland begins the moment you arrive in the awe-inspiring city of Prague in Czechia. You’ll check in at a top-rated hotel and stay in Prague for 1 night.

Catch an early flight to Czechia to enjoy as much time as possible exploring Prague before it’s time to hit the road and drive to your next destination. Discover the city’s rich history, breathtaking sights, and lively atmosphere with visits to the most popular attractions.

You’ll choose from the best hotels and places to stay in Prague. We recommend choosing a hotel in a central location for easy exploring.

To feel pampered during your visit, you can stay at a hotel like Mamaison Hotel Riverside. This 4-star luxury hotel has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 40 previous guests.

A popular 4-star hotel promising a comfortable stay at an excellent location is Hotel Augustus et Otto. This hotel has been praised by 503 previous guests in reviews, with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars.

For the budget-conscious traveler, a fantastic hotel with cheap deals is the 2-star Sophie's Hostel. This popular hotel has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 816 guests.

In the evening, prepare to be amazed by Prague’s regional flavors and culminate your day with a toast. We’ve curated a guide to the city’s culinary and nightlife hotspots to enhance your experience during your multi-country vacation in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland.

Kantýna, a local-favorite in Prague, offers great food and ambiance. This well-loved restaurant in the city has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 6,694 customers.

Another top-rated restaurant worth trying in Prague is the popular U Kroka. An excellent dining option in the city, U Kroka enjoys an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 4,515 customers.

If you feel like having something else, check out the exciting selection of food and drinks at Sia Restaurant. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,997 customers.

Unwind after a long day in one of the best and most popular bars in Prague, Hemingway Bar. This famous place has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,897 customers.

Another trendy bar is U Tellerů. This bar’s extensive drink menu, amazing vibe, and friendly atmosphere have earned it an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars, based on the reviews of 517 customers.

Locals also recommend U Parlamentu. This bar’s welcoming atmosphere has earned it an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, thanks to the reviews of 4,974 delighted customers.

Your multi-country road trip in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland has only just begun. Brace yourself for more exciting days to come as you cross country borders in the comfort of your rental car and discover the most unique attractions, activities, and foods of each destination.

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Day 2 – Prague and Vienna

Day 2

Day 2 – Prague and Vienna

  • Prague
  • Vienna
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Drive 342 km, 4 hours 3 min

  • St Vitus Cathedral
  • Prague Castle
  • Charles Bridge
  • Vyšehrad
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Dive into day 2 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland. Today you will jump into the car and make your way to Prague in Czechia and Vienna in Austria, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Vienna. You’ll stay here for 3 nights.

One of today’s main highlights is the unforgettable St. Vitus Cathedral. This outstanding church and travel destination inspires so many travelers each year. Garnering an average rating of 4.8 stars out of 5 from 71,138 travelers, a visit to the remarkable St. Vitus Cathedral is worth pages in your travel diary.

The fascinating Prague Castle is another of the city's top attractions that will stir your curiosity. This tourist destination welcomes approximately 512,800 visitors every year and boasts an average review score of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 151,010 travelers.

This day is also your chance to see the amazing Charles Bridge. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 142,536 travelers, a trip to this wonderful site promises a memorable experience.

The top-rated Vyšehrad, an outstanding church, is one place you should visit while in Prague considering its average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 41,933 travelers. Vyšehrad receives around 45,878 visitors in a single year, and today is the perfect opportunity to see it up close.

Embrace the thrill of the open road as you wave goodbye to Prague and set your GPS to Vienna, Austria. While on the road, immerse yourself in your favorite road trip tunes or sample the sounds from a local radio station. This car ride usually takes around 3 hours and 28 minutes.

Fasten your seatbelt and journey to your next stop.

While in Vienna, take the chance to join a popular tour to experience something one-of-a-kind during your getaway in Austria. Check out all the tours Vienna offers, and personalize your vacation package to your preferences for an amazing day in the city.

After an exciting day of sightseeing, it’s time to check in at your accommodation in Vienna. This is not only a place to sleep but your home away from home, offering a warm welcome after a long day on the road.

One of the best hotel options in Vienna is the 3-star hotel Hotel George Vienna. This hotel has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 640 guests.

The hotel Andaz Vienna Am Belvedere - a concept by Hyatt is a luxurious place to stay in the region of Vienna. This hotel is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,677 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated cheap hotel, we recommend staying at Altmann Hotel. This budget 3-star hotel has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 662 guests.

After a day of exploration and awe-inspiring sights, it’s time to replenish your strength. Make the most of this stop on your multi-country road trip across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland by rewarding yourself with a taste of Vienna’s local cuisine. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax or mingle with the locals and raise a toast to your exciting road trip adventure.

Bockshorn Irish Pub offers great food and ambiance and is well-loved in the area.

Another top-rated restaurant worth trying in Vienna is the popular die Feinkosterei Schwarz-Hirsch. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 668 customers, this restaurant is an excellent dining option.

If you feel like having something else, check out Lebenbauer. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 517 customers, which speaks volumes about its quality.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit Bockshorn Irish Pub, one of the top bars in the region. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, Bockshorn Irish Pub has earned an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,158 customers.

Alternatively, you could enjoy a toast with locals and other travelers at Needle Vinyl Bar, a crowd-favorite. Around 774 customers have rated their experience at Needle Vinyl Bar an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars.

Grüner Kakadu belongs to the list of the best bars in Vienna, and its ratings and reviews are proof of this claim. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 568 bar-goers.

Take in the ambiance of Vienna as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 3 – Vienna

Day 3

Day 3 – Vienna

  • Vienna
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Drive 21 km, 57 min

  • Schönbrunn Palace Park
  • Tiergarten Schönbrunn
  • Schönbrunn Palace
  • Belvedere Palace Chapel
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Wake up and see what day 3 of your great European road trip in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland has in store for you! You will be staying in Vienna for 2 nights before continuing your journey to the next destination.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Vienna is the magnificent Schönbrunn Palace Park. Around 52,208 visitors have rated this excellent park and travel destination an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars.

We also recommend you explore the amazing Schönbrunn Zoo on this leg of your adventure in Austria. This attraction is a well-known zoo that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from around 47,722 travelers.

The remarkable Schönbrunn Palace is known to be one of the best places to visit in Vienna, and its average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 135,798 traveler reviews is proof.

Dive deeper into Vienna by exploring the captivating Belvedere Palace. With a stellar average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 60,791 travelers, make sure this wonderful site is on your Vienna exploration list!

Elevate your experience in Vienna by engaging in exhilarating activities and joining tours that uncover the hidden wonders of this beautiful region.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to include a unique blend of top-rated experiences to your travel diary. Browse all of your options below and reserve your slot before it's too late.

If you've been looking forward to all the culinary delights you’ll get the opportunity to try along your multi-country road trip in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Vienna. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

One awesome place that offers a variety of good food for every budget is Naschmarkt. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 43,957 diners.

When you want to eat at a place locals enjoy, head to Figlmüller – Restaurant Bäckerstraße and check out their diverse menu. More than 15,227 customers have rated this restaurant an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

If you’re in the mood for something else, try eating at Plachutta Wollzeile and discover what makes people return to this restaurant. Plachutta Wollzeile has been rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,398 customers.

Spend the night downing a few shots of your favorite cocktail at Josef Cocktailbar. This bar is among the most recommended in the region, with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 508 customers.

Put your worries away as you toast to a fantastic night at Flanagans. This famous bar in Vienna is a local favorite with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 3,132 customers.

If you want to check out another famous bar in the area, you’ll love Crossfield's Australian Pub. This bar is known for its many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks that will electrify your senses. Crossfield's Australian Pub has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,326 customers.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland! Enjoy your evening in Vienna to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the region center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 4 – Vienna

Day 4

Day 4 – Vienna

  • Vienna
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Drive 12 km, 46 min

  • St Stephen's Cathedral
  • Stadtpark
  • Vienna State Opera
  • MuseumsQuartier
  • Hofburg Palace
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Day 4 of your multi-country road trip promises a full day of discoveries in beautiful Vienna. Enjoy time off the road as you’ll be staying in the region for 1 night more before hitting the road again.

Explore multiple popular travel destinations in Vienna today. Begin your sightseeing with a visit to the outstanding St. Stephen's Cathedral. This attraction boasts an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 97,727 visitors.

Next, discover the charms of the popular Citypark. This incredible attraction and park holds an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, thanks to 26,804 visitors.

According to travelers in Vienna, the extraordinary Vienna State Opera is a must-see attraction. This crowd-favorite destination is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 46,463 visitors.

As the day moves along, don’t miss out the incredible MuseumsQuartier Wien. Up to 29,213 visitors have rated it an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

If you’re up for another attraction, check out the popular museum, Hofburg. This attraction is rated an average 4.7 out of 5 stars among 43,996 visitors.

To double the fun and excitement on your vacation in Austria, we also recommend adding tours to your travel itinerary. Tours are a great way to engage in immersive activities, meet other vacationers like you, and experience Vienna's unique culture.

This fantastic excursion will show you around famous sights in Vienna.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Vienna. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the region’s most popular bars.

For a culinary experience you won’t forget anytime soon, book a table at the fantastic Lugeck. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 4,346 customers and guarantees you a wonderful dining experience to end your night with.

If you’re curious about what restaurants the locals in Vienna enjoy, have a look at the menu at Reinthaler's Beisl. Reinthaler's Beisl, a favorite among avid restaurant-goers, is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,346 customers.

If you’re in the mood for something else, check out the popular Puerstner. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 3,511 reviews, telling you there are not many guests who leave Puerstner disappointed.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to Loos American Bar, a top-notch spot in the region scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, Loos American Bar has charmed many with its 4.3 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 1,538 happy guests.

Or, join the buzz at Kleinod, where locals and fellow explorers gather for good times and good chats. Kleinod captures hearts with its 4.5 out of 5-star rating, drawing acclaim from 863 merry-makers.

As the night falls in Vienna, take a moment to savor the experiences of the day. Wash away your fatigue with a drink, or lay back and relax at your hotel, and look forward to another thrilling day of your multi-country journey across Europe.

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Day 5 – Vienna and Budapest

Day 5

Day 5 – Vienna and Budapest

  • Budapest
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Drive 262 km, 3 hours 29 min

  • Heroes' Square
  • Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
  • Fisherman's Bastion
  • Castle District
  • Buda Castle
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On day 5 of your multi-country road trip across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland, you will get a true taste of the freedom a self-drive vacation in Europe entails. Today’s travel plans include stops at the most scenic, wondrous, and interesting places to see in Budapest in Hungary. In the evening, you’ll end up in Budapest, where you will stay for 1 night.

When you’ve had your share of Vienna, prepare for your next destination. Enjoy the views and listen to some good music as you drive in the direction of Budapest, Hungary. Your travel time is around 3 hours and 11 minutes.

While on the road, immerse yourself in your favorite road trip tunes or sample the sounds from a local radio station.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on your trip in Hungary. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Budapest itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful region.

Add this highly recommended tour to your package now and make this refreshing day in Hungary extra special!

After a long day of driving and exploring, you’ll check in at a top-recommended hotel in Budapest of your choice.

You can lounge on a comfortable bed in one of the cozy rooms of the popular Mercure Budapest Castle Hill. This 4-star hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 610 former guests.

You’ll enjoy restful days and nights at the 5-star Hard Rock Hotel Budapest. With an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,062 guests, Hard Rock Hotel Budapest is the best luxury hotel option we recommend while in the city.

The 3-star Dean's College Hotel offers comfort at an affordable price, perfect for practical travelers. Dean's College Hotel is a top-rated budget hotel in Budapest with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 4,474 guests.

If you've been looking forward to all the culinary delights you’ll get the opportunity to try along your multi-country road trip in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Budapest. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

Hungarikum Bisztró, a local-favorite in Budapest, offers great food and ambiance. This well-loved restaurant in the city has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 5,293 customers.

Another top-rated restaurant worth trying in Budapest is the popular Beer Brothers. An excellent dining option in the city, Beer Brothers enjoys an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,177 customers.

Spend the night downing a few shots of your favorite cocktail at GoodSpirit Whisky & Cocktail Bar. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 1,321 customers.

Put your worries away as you toast to a fantastic night at Beer Brothers. This famous bar in Budapest is a local favorite with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,177 customers.

If you want to check out another famous bar in the area, you’ll love Boutiq Bar. This bar is known for its many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks that will electrify your senses. Boutiq Bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 919 customers.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 6 – Budapest and Poprad

Day 6

Day 6 – Budapest and Poprad

  • Budapest
  • Poprad
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Drive 382 km, 4 hours 11 min

  • Széchenyi Chain Bridge
  • Szimpla
  • St Stephen's Basilica
  • City Park
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On day 6 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 2 destinations, Budapest in Hungary and Poprad in Slovakia. When you’re not exploring the city and its surrounding areas, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Poprad, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Budapest is the magnificent Széchenyi Chain Bridge. Around 51,729 visitors have rated this excellent travel destination an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

We also recommend you explore the amazing Szimpla Kert on this leg of your adventure in Hungary. This attraction is a well-known bar that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from around 55,029 travelers.

The remarkable St. Stephen's Basilica is known to be one of the best places to visit in Budapest, and its average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 52,519 traveler reviews is proof.

Dive deeper into Budapest by exploring the captivating City Park. With a stellar average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 68,967 travelers, make sure this wonderful site is on your Budapest exploration list!

Get comfortable in your rental car and blast some good music as you continue your road trip in Europe, and drive to your next destination, Poprad, Slovakia. This car ride takes around 3 hours and 32 minutes.

Witness the landscapes transform.

To make your fun escapade in Poprad, Slovakia even more exciting, we recommend you check out all the tours and activities you can add to your itinerary. Joining tours is an incredible way to visit wonderful places and meet new friends.

An exhilarating day of exploring and driving will have you longing for a comfortable bed at the end of the day. Fortunately, Poprad’s top hotels offer a lovely retreat at day’s end. Choose from options ranging from budget to luxury.

One of the premier hotel choices in Poprad is the 3-star Penzion Plesnivec. This hotel has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 132 guests.

If you’re craving a lavish escape at a 4-star luxury hotel, we recommend booking a room at the Hotel Europa. This hotel is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 182 guests.

If you want a more affordable place to spend the night, your best option is the 3-star Penzión Koliba u Štefana. This budget hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 384 guests.

As the day unfolds, you’ll be delighted to find that the city of Poprad boasts an array of restaurants and bars catering to every budget. Take this opportunity to sample the distinctive flavors of Slovakia.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Dobré časy, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Dobré časy boasts an impressive 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 1,984 customers.

Or, try the exciting drinks at Espresso Bar PP, a vibrant place where locals and travelers converge for spirited toasts and amazing stories. Espresso Bar PP has an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from 367 customers.

As the sun dips below the horizon, make a stop at another famous bar in the area, NEW CHICAGO - Veselá krčma. This bar is a local favorite, with an impressive rating of 4.5 out of 5-star from 367 customers.

Go to bed happy and look forward to a good night’s sleep as soon as your head hits the pillow. Your European tour continues tomorrow!

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Day 7 – Poprad and Krakow

Day 7

Day 7 – Poprad and Krakow

  • Krakow
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Drive 203 km, 3 hours 54 min

  • Kežmarok Castle Slovakia
  • Treetop Walk Bachledka
  • Red Monastery
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 7 of your multi-country journey across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland. This exciting part of your road trip invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 2 vibrant destinations - Kežmarok in Slovakia and Krakow in Poland. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat for a restful slumber at one of the best hotels in Krakow. You will spend 2 nights here for some well-deserved relaxation.

Feel the freedom as you navigate your way from Poprad to Krakow, Poland. Expect a journey of approximately 2 hours and 29 minutes without stops.

Witness the landscapes transform.

Make the most of your vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Krakow has in store for you.

There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your adventure in Poland. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

After a long day of discovery, it's time to settle in at a top-rated hotel in Krakow. Indulge in well-deserved rest and rejuvenation, preparing for the continued adventure that lies ahead.

For an unforgettable stay, we suggest checking in at the Metropolo by Golden Tulip, a top-notch 4-star hotel right in the heart of Krakow. With a remarkable 4.6 out of 5 stars from 4,075 delighted guests, this hotel is sure to exceed your expectations.

Indulge in luxurious comfort at Crown Piast Hotel & Park, a 5-star gem in Krakow. With an impressive 3.9 out of 5 stars based on 539 guest reviews, this hotel offers an unparalleled experience.

For the budget-conscious traveler, we highly recommend AMEN Aparthotel Curie 8, a fantastic 4-star hotel in Krakow.

In the evening, prepare to be amazed by Krakow’s regional flavors and culminate your day with a toast. We’ve curated a guide to the city’s culinary and nightlife hotspots to enhance your experience during your multi-country vacation in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland.

According to reviews, Starka | Restaurant & Vodkas is one of the absolute best places to eat in the city of Krakow. At this restaurant, you’ll enjoy a great atmosphere and a fantastic food and drinks menu. Starka | Restaurant & Vodkas is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,520 customers.

Alternatively, if you’re curious to try one of the locals’ favorites, check out Czarna Kaczka/ Black Duck. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,682 customers and guarantees you a nice dining experience to end your day.

When your taste buds call for something different, you may want to pay Piwnica Pod Baranami a visit instead. This restaurant is a top recommendation often mentioned by both travelers as well as locals. Piwnica Pod Baranami has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,916 customers.

Wrap up your evening by visiting the renowned Piwnica Pod Baranami, a must-visit hotspot in the city of Krakow. This bar has garnered an impressive average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, backed by 2,916 delighted customers.

Alternatively, quench your thirst at the popular Nowy Kraftowy, consistently rated 4.7 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Or, for an authentic local recommendation, head over to Eszeweria, one of the top-rated bars in Krakow, with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,522 satisfied customers.

Relax, recharge, and look forward to what tomorrow holds. The opportunities are endless with a European self-drive tour!

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Day 8 – Krakow

Day 8

Day 8 – Krakow

  • Krakow
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Drive 19 km, 1 hour 3 min

  • Henryk Jordan Park
  • Old town Market Square in Krakow
  • Wawel Royal Castle National Art Collection
  • Wawel Cathedral
  • Planty Park
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On day 8, you will wake up in Krakow with an entire day of wonders ahead of you! You still have 1 night left in Krakow before it’s time to get back on the road and continue your European tour across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Krakow, including the outstanding Henryk Jordan Park. Having an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars in 12,048 reviews, this fascinating park and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the region.

Krakow is also home to the captivating Rynek Główny, one of the highlights of the region. About 151,340 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.8 out of 5 stars, proving its popularity.

The extraordinary Wawel Royal Castle is another unforgettable place you can visit on this leg of your journey in Krakow. This extraordinary museum and tourist hot spot boasts a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 141,574 travelers.

A trip to the wonderful Wawel Cathedral will inspire you. Visitors have rated their experience at this amazing church and attraction an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars in 29,793 reviews.

Soak in Krakow's rich culture at the fantastic Planty. Further proving its status as one of the best places to visit in Krakow is its overall rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 20,414 visitor reviews.

Tours often allow you to see beyond what books and social media feature about Krakow, its culture, and people.

So be sure to reserve your slot early so you won’t miss the chance to join this highly recommended activity in Krakow.

Before this memorable day of your vacation comes to a close, treat your palate to a taste of Poland's delectable cuisine at one of Krakow's best restaurants. After a nice meal, enhance your vacation experience by enjoying the local nightlife or unwinding with a drink or two in the city’s most recommended bars.

We recommend you go to one of the best restaurants in the city of Krakow, Nowy Kraftowy. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,066 customers.

Szynk is another of the best restaurant options you can find in the city of Krakow. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 686 customers.

House of Beer, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Krakow, is a place locals enjoy. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 6,362 customers.

If you’re looking for a bar to end the evening at, many locals recommend Mercy Brown, claiming it’s one of the best in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 1,099 customers.

Another popular place to go for a drink is TRZCINA Bar, rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 707 customers.

House of Beer is a place where you can easily spend an hour or two of fun or relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 6,362 customers.

Celebrate day 8 of your multi-country road trip in Europe with a toast, and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 9 – Krakow and Legnica

Day 9

Day 9 – Krakow and Legnica

  • Wroclaw
  • Legnica
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Drive 360 km, 4 hours 32 min

  • Wrocław Africarium
  • Wrocław Zoological Garden
  • Market Square
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 9 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, where you’ll be making 2 stops. Today you will experience some of the highlights of this European tour package, that is, the wonderful destinations of Wrocław and Legnica in Poland. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Legnica. Legnica will be your home for 1 night.

Legnica’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Krakow behind. This drive usually takes around 4 hours and 18 minutes.

To make your day special, check out all the available tours and tickets in the region!

Legnica has something for every interest and travel budget.

It’s time to check in at a top-rated stay in Legnica. Choose a hotel where you can gently let go of the day’s excitement and enjoy some peace and relaxation.

Qubus Hotel Legnica is also a great place to relax after a day of exploring. This hotel has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,957 guests.

As the sun sets on day 9 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, prepare for a culinary journey. Navigate through Legnica's top restaurants and eateries, each offering a local taste of Poland to remember your trip by. After a fulfilling dinner, dive into the city’s local nightlife. Whether you prefer the bustling energy of popular pubs or want to take in the ambiance of a quiet bar, Legnica has them.

Unwind after a long day in one of the best and most popular bars in Legnica, Bar Orientalny DRAGON. This famous place has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 722 customers.

Another trendy bar is Casa Poltino. This bar’s extensive drink menu, amazing vibe, and friendly atmosphere have earned it an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars, based on the reviews of 516 customers.

Locals also recommend Ministerstwo Śledzia i Wódki. This bar’s welcoming atmosphere has earned it an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, thanks to the reviews of 724 delighted customers.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland! Enjoy your evening in Legnica to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 10 – Legnica and Prague

Day 10

Day 10 – Legnica and Prague

  • Wałbrzych County
  • Jelenia Góra
  • Prague
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Drive 299 km, 4 hours 49 min

  • Książ castle and park complex
  • Palmiarnia
  • Karkonosze National Park
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Dive into day 10 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland. Today you will jump into the car and make your way to Lower Silesian Voivodeship in Poland and Prague in Czechia, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Prague. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

Once you're ready to continue your road trip, it's time to buckle up and drive towards Czechia, eagerly anticipating your arrival in Prague. This drive usually takes around 3 hours and 19 minutes, without any stops or traffic disruptions.

Elevate your experience in Prague by engaging in exhilarating activities and joining tours that uncover the hidden wonders of this beautiful region.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to include a unique blend of top-rated experiences to your travel diary. Browse all of your options below and reserve your slot before it's too late.

Relax your senses after a day of exhilarating activities and fun exploration. Retreat to one of the best accommodations in Prague.

Enjoy a luxurious stay at the magnificent Mamaison Hotel Riverside, situated in central Prague. This splendid 4-star hotel boasts an impressive rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 40 guests.

The amazing Hotel Augustus et Otto garners an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 503 satisfied guests.

Budget-conscious travelers can also find an ideal stay at the charming Sophie's Hostel. This top-rated affordable 2-star hotel in Prague has received an admirable rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 816 guests.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Prague. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

V Zátiší is one of the most popular restaurants in Prague. Most people can find something that fits their taste from V Zátiší’s excellent menu. Approximately 1,190 customers have rated this popular restaurant an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

If you’re in the mood for something different, check out Lokál. This Prague-based restaurant is one of locals’ favorites and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 13,249 customers.

Order some of the best-tasting cocktails and celebrate the night away at Anonymous Bar. This famous bar in Prague has a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,644 customers.

You can also check out an equally popular bar in the area, Červený Jelen / Red Stag. This amazing place never disappoints with its variety of drinks and fantastic ambiance. Červený Jelen / Red Stag has received an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,102 customers.

Celebrate day 10 of your multi-country road trip in Europe with a toast, and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 11 – Prague - departure day

Day 11

Day 11 – Prague - departure day

  • Prague - Departure day
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  • Powder Tower
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On day 11 you have reached the last destination of your European road trip. Catch one last glimpse of Prague before it’s time to leave.

Depending on how much time you have before your departure, you may want to engage in some last-minute shopping or souvenir hunting. Get some unique items to remind you of your great European road trip across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland. If shopping isn’t your thing, visit some of the lesser-known attractions you have yet to discover.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Prague is the fantastic Prašná brána, attracting around 27,072 visitors every year. As an appreciated local gem in the area, Prašná brána has earned an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 36,349 reviews.

Choose from a curated list of the best local food and drink spots in Prague and enjoy what may be your last vacation meal of this trip. Look forward to recreating these distinct culinary experiences in your own kitchen later to remind you of your unforgettable road trip across Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland.

This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 7,062 customers.

This restaurant is an excellent dining option with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 4,974 customers.

If you feel like having something else, check out U Pivrnce. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,844 customers.

The time has come to say farewell to Prague for now. You will realize that you’re traveling home with more than you came with as you look back at your 11-day European road trip in Czechia, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland with fond memories. Safe travels!

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