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Eastern Europe Vacation Itineraries

All of our vacation packages are personalized so we do not offer set pre-made packages, allowing us to customize your itinerary to your specific travel needs and interests. However we have prepared a list of suggested itineraries to give you some ideas.

In each itinerary you can find a description of the cities you will visit and some suggestions for additional activities. All the services that make up a complete vacation package are listed on Included tab. The Price Guide tab allows you to see an approximate price based on your party size, star category of accommodations and month of travel. To get a personalized trip plan just fill in the form on that tab and tell us a little more about yourself.

We are happy to quote for a land-only package if you prefer to take care of the flights or we can certainly help you to find the ideal flights for your trip.

Whether you'd like to base your trip on one of the itineraries in this section or something completely different, please contact us today and we can begin to help you start preparing the trip of a lifetime.

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Here you will find some ideas for a classic Central Europe Itinerary that can combine the region's major cities like Berlin, Budapest, Krakow, Prague and Vienna in various configurations as well as smaller cities in each of the countries. Should you choose to focus on the Adriatic and Balkan region, you might pick a tour including Croatia, Slovenia, Italy and a number of other countries in the area. An Eastern Europe itinerary will take you further off the beaten path, such as in the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, or maybe to Romania and Ukraine. Wherever you pick you can be assured of the same excellent level of JayWay expertise and attention to detail that will make your vacation an unforgettable one.

One Week Itineraries

8 Days Prague and Budapest Tour: History, Beer & Wine

Experience two splendid and contrasting Central European capitals with an 8 day/7 night trip. Start off in magical Prague, with its picture-postcard Old Town before continuing to bustling Budapest, crowned 'best city in Europe' by CN Traveler readers. read full itinerary

8 Days Southern Dalmatia Tour: Dubrovnik, Hvar and Split

With 7 nights in Croatia it is best to concentrate on the southern part of the country, the Dalmatian coast. Start in Dubrovnik, often described as the Pearl of the Adriatic. From there travel up the coast to Split with some time to see the Diocletian's Palace. Then take a ferry to Hvar, 'Europe's sunniest island'. Finish in Trogir, an ancient walled town close to Split. read full itinerary

Bucharest and the Highlights of Transylvania in 8 Days

See the Romanian capital, including Ceausecu's vast Palace of the People as well as the highlights of Transylvania. Brasov, Sighisoara and Sibiu are all included in this 8 day (7 night) tour. You will see the country's most famous castles and UNESCO-listed villages along the way. read full itinerary

One Week Croatia Honeymoon: Dubrovnik, Hvar & Split

Croatia could just be the perfect honeymoon destination. Clear blue sea, incredible views, fantastic food. You'll get all of that on this week-long Adriatic honeymoon itinerary that includes the historic coastal cities of Dubrovnik and Split as well as some relaxation on Hvar, Europe's sunniest island. read full itinerary

A Week in Lithuania: Vilnius, Klaipeda and the Baltic Coast

For such a small country, there's a lot to see in Lithuania. You'll begin your week long tour of Lithuania in the quirky capital Vilnius, with its sizeable baroque old town. Next you will enjoy a private transfer to Klaipeda, the country's Baltic sea port. From here you will visit Nida on the Curonian Spit. Your tour ends in Kaunas, Lithuania's lively second city, known for its museums. read full itinerary


10 Day Itineraries

9 Days in Albania & Macedonia

Get off the beaten path of European destinations and visit once-forbidden Albania and the least-well-known former Yugoslav Republic, Macedonia. You'll be amazed by the food and scenery and enchanted by the warm welcomes. read full itinerary

9 Days in Northern Italy: Milan, Lake Como & Venice

Spend 9 days exploring the very different sides of Northern Italy. Start in business-first Milan, the country's fashion and financial capital. From there you'll head to Lake Como to enjoy some time on the water and surrounded by the beauty of the lake region. The last stop is La Serenissima, Venice. The Queen of the Adriatic and a city like no other, it has to be seen to be believed. read full itinerary

10 Days Central European Capitals Tour: Prague, Vienna and Budapest

Visit three grand Central European capitals in 10 days. Start off in enchanting Prague, with its picture-postcard Old Town. Then take in the Imperial grandeur of Vienna. You will finish your Central Europe tour in Budapest, crowned 'best city in Europe' by CN Traveler readers for 2015. read full itinerary

10 Days Central European Cities Tour: Prague, Krakow & Budapest

If you would prefer to stick to cities in the former Eastern Bloc countries, this itinerary substitutes Krakow in place of Vienna. Known as Poland's cultural and historic capital, Krakow offers a unique atmosphere. This route is popular with guests of Jewish heritage but it truly offers something for all tastes. read full itinerary

10 Days Highlights of ex-Yugoslavia Tour

Discover some of the less-visited parts of the Balkans on a self-drive trip that will reward your adventurous spirit. Warm welcomes, great food and spectacular sights will greet your everywhere. Start your exploration in Zagreb, then head to the capital of the former Yugoslavia, Belgrade. From there you'll be going south into Bosnia & Herzegovina with stops in Sarajevo and Mostar. The last overnight destination is Montengro for a couple of nights in UNESCO-listed Kotor. Finally drop the car off at Dubrovnik airport for the flight home. read full itinerary

10 Days Baltic Capitals Tour: Tallinn, Riga & Vilnius

We start in the medieval city of Tallinn which is highlighted by its charming old town. Then we travel onto the exquisite port city of Riga with its impressive collection of Art Nouveau architecture. We finish up in glorious Vilnius with the largest surviving old town in Northern Europe. read full itinerary

10 Days Exploring the Czech Republic

Most travelers don't get beyond Prague but there's more to the Czech Republic than the capital. This 10 day tour itinerary will show you what many are missing. Of course there's Cesky Krumlov, medieval Bohemian gem, but you'll also visit rising star Brno, reliving its late-Habsburg era heyday on the back of a tech boom. Last stop is Karlovy Vary, an ornate spa town founded by Charles IV, the 'Greatest Czech' that ever lived. read full itinerary

Poland in 10 Days: Krakow, Warsaw and Gdansk

This 10 day itinerary focuses on three very different Polish cities. You'll begin in Krakow, a city with a lot of history, a beautiful old town and one-time capital of Poland. Next up is the present-day capital Warsaw, rebuilt since then destruction of WWII. You'll finish up in Gdansk, a Teutonic merchant city on the Baltic sea. read full itinerary

Italian Classic Beauty: Rome, Florence, Venice in 10 days by train

Three classic Italian beauties. Start in the eternal city, Italy's magnificent capital Rome. Next comes Renaisasance masterpiece Florence, then the Queen of the Adriatic, Venice. With transport by high speed train between the cities. read full itinerary

The Best of Western Ukraine in 10 Days

10 day tour of the highlights of Western Ukraine. Starti in beguiling Lviv, Ukraine's coffee and cocoa capital. The next stop is the bustling metropolis of Kiev, a modern city with an interesting past to learn about. Your tour finishes at the Black Sea coast, in Odessa. A famous port city with hidden depths. read full itinerary

10 Days in Krakow, Warsaw & Vilnius

This ten day itinerary features overnight stays in Krakow, Warsaw and Vilnius. All three cities have a significant Jewish heritage to be explored, as well as a wealth of other historical and cultural aspects. read full itinerary

Italian Dream Honeymoon

This ten day Italian honeymoon itinerary packs in Rome, Tuscany, Florence and Venice. Explore the Eternal City hand in hand. Relax poolside at a Tuscan farmhouse or palazzo. See the best of Florence in a day then spend the last three days in one of the most romantic cities in the world, Venice. read full itinerary

The Best of Budapest, Krakow & Warsaw in 10 Days

This 10 day Budapest, Krakow and Warsaw private tour itinerary will show you three very different cities that all enjoy places on UNESCO's World Heritage List. From buzzing Budapest to historic Krakow to rejuvenated Warsaw, this Central Europe vacation is packed with variety. read full itinerary

Berlin, Dresden & Prague in 10 Days

Visit three very different yet equally alluring Central European cities on a custom tour. Combining capital-of-cool Berlin with magical Prague and phoenix-city Dresden will give you a great understanding of what makes this such a fascinating part of Europe. read full itinerary

Budapest, Transylvania & Bucharest in 10 Days

Visit the capital cities of neighbors Hungary & Romania with an interlude in the Transylvanian countryside. Budapest, Sighisoara and Bucharest are the overnight destinations on this 10 day tour. read full itinerary

Capitals of the Caucasus 10 Day Tour

Visit the three striking and very different capitals cities of the Caucasus region over the course of ten days. You will have three nights in each city so there will be plenty of time to sample the rhythms of each. read full itinerary

10 Days in Slovenia & Austria

A relaxed 10 day itinerary that begins in the cutest capital we know, Ljubljana. From there it's time for some Mozart mania in Salzburg before heading east to Austria's grand capital, Vienna. With private transfers to take you from place to place you're in control the whole time, with the option of stops in Hallstatt, then the Wachau Valley wine region. read full itinerary

Central Europe Christmas Markets Tour

See some of the best Christmas markets in Central Europe on an 11 day tour, traveling by private transfer and train. You will visit Prague, Cesky Krumlov, Salzburg, Vienna and Budapest. read full itinerary

11 Days Dalmatian Coast & Islands Tour: Dubrovnik, Korcula, Hvar & Trogir

With 11 days we still feel it is best to concentrate your travels on the southern part of Croatia, the Dalmatian coast. After Dubrovnik, 'the Pearl of the Adriatic' you will take a ferry to the island of Korcula, once home to Marco Polo. From there, another ferry to the history-packed and sun-soaked island of Hvar. After a ferry to Split, where with a stop to see the Roman emperor Diocletian's Palace the trip ends in Trogir, an ancient walled town on the coast nearby. read full itinerary

Best of Bulgaria & Romania in 11 Days

Visit 2 countries, staying in 5 different towns & cities along the way and visiting several more, from Sofia and Plovdiv in Bulgaria to Bucharest, the capital of Romania ending with the highlights of Transylvania. read full itinerary

Croatia Itinerary: Top to Bottom in 11 Days

Get a real flavor of Croatia on this 11 day tour from Zagreb to Dubrovnik seeing all of the country's highlights and tasting the very best of its regional cuisines. You'll visit Rovinj, Plitvice, Split and Hvar along the way, giving a real mix of scenery and sights. read full itinerary

11 Days Eastern Germany and Bavaria

This 11 day (10 nights) itinerary covers the highlights of Eastern Germany and Bavaria: Berlin, Dresden, Nuremberg & Munich. Delve into WWII history, or marvel at German architectural and engineering excellence. And visit the legendary beer gardens! read full itinerary


2 Week Itineraries

12 Days Central European Cities Tour: Budapest, Vienna, Prague & Krakow

Visit three grand Central European capitals and the historic Polish capital Krakow in two weeks, traveling at a relaxed pace. Start off in enchanting Prague, with its picture-postcard Old Town. Then take in the Imperial grandeur of Vienna. Next stop is in Budapest, voted 'best city in Europe' in 2015. The trip ends in Krakow, Poland's most popular destination and still its cultural capital. read full itinerary

12 Days Honeymoon in Venice & Southern Croatia

The perfect honeymoon combination: Venice, one of the most romantic cities in the world coupled with the highlights of Croatia's Dalmatian coast. Marvel at the majesty of Venice. Be awestruck by the beauty of Dubrovnik. Relax on Hvar, Europe's sunniest island. Wander in the cosy backstreets of the old city of Split. read full itinerary

12 Days in Prague, Salzburg, Vienna & Budapest

This 12 day itinerary encompasses the highlights of the old Austro-Hungarian empire. From increasingly cool Budapest, impressive and imposing Vienna, musical Alpine town Salzburg to the beautiful Czech capital, Prague. read full itinerary

The Best of Ukraine & Moldova in 12 Days

This sample 12 day (11 nights) itinerary covers the highlights of Western Ukraine and Moldova. You'll enjoy a 12 day trip taking in Lviv, Kiev, Odessa & Chisinau. read full itinerary

The Best of Italy & Austria in 12 Days

Combine Italy and its northern neighbor Austria on this 12 day tour. With time in Rome, Venice, Salzburg and Vienna you'll see some of Europe's most wonderful cities, with thousands of years of history and three empires between them. read full itinerary

Caucasus Explorer - 12 Days in Azerbaijan, Georgia & Armenia

Get to know three very different countries in less than two weeks. You'll discover Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan on this private tour of the Caucasus. read full itinerary

Rome and the Jewels of the Adriatic

A 2 week Greatest Hits tour. Start out by seeing the splendor of Rome, also ideal for flight connections to the US. From there it's a short flight across the Adriatic Sea to Dubrovnik, the first of three Croatian classic destinations. Some island time on Hvar follows, then Split, essentially a Roman emperor's retirement palace. The final stop is Venice, reached by another short flight. read full itinerary

Romania Two Week Tour

Two weeks exploring all that Romania has to offer, from the vibrant capital Bucharest, Black Sea port city Constanta, the tranquil Danube Delta, bucolic Bucovina and legendary Transylvania. Travel partly by train then with a private driver for maximum convenience. read full itinerary

Two Week Poland Grand Tour

Two week tour with overnight stays in Krakow, Wroclaw, Poznan, Warsaw and Gdansk. See all the highlights of Poland at your own pace on this Poland Grand Tour. read full itinerary

Magical Italy: Rome, Amalfi, Tuscany, Florence, Venice in 2 weeks

Two weeks exploring some of Italy's highest highlights, starting in Rome, then the Amalfi Coast, followed by Tuscany, then Florence, finishing up in Venice. Truly magical! read full itinerary

The Best of Italy & Slovenia in 2 Weeks

This two week trip will have you experiencing the highlights of two beautiful countries. From bustling Rome, all the way to Ljubljana, the super-cute capital of Slovenia, with overnight stops in Florence, Venice and the Julian Alps along the way. read full itinerary

Caucasian Adventure - 14 Days in Azerbaijan & Georgia

Get deep into the Caucasus with a two week-long adventure. Explore both Azerbaijan and Georgia far beyond their capitals. read full itinerary

Two Week Central Europe Grand Tour

With 2 weeks at your disposal and spending a little less time in each city you can explore a large area of Central Europe. Start in the ubercool German capital, Berlin then head south to enchanting Prague. After a few days it's time to head south again, to fairy-tale medieval Cesky Krumlov. From here it's on to the grand old Imperial capital, Vienna. After that you reach Budapest to see for yourself why Condé Nast Traveler readers voted it best city in Europe in 2015. The trip ends in the historic Polish capital, Krakow. read full itinerary

Two Week Slovenia & Croatia Coast, Islands & Lakes Tour

2 weeks gives you enough time to travel the length of Croatia as well as see some of Slovenia. Start with the compact Slovenian capital Ljubljana and day trip to Bled. Continue on to Rovinj, a walled city on the coast of Istria, "Croatia's Tuscany". From there you go inland to Plitvice to explore the famous Plitvice Lakes National Park. Then it's back to the coast, with a night in cosy Trogir, near Split. After a visit to Diocletian's Palace which encloses Old Split it's time for a ferry ride to relax on sunny Hvar Island. We've saved the best for last with Dubrovnik, the pearl of the Adriatic your final destination. read full itinerary

2 Weeks in Budapest, Prague & Croatia

Combine some of our most popular destinations this two week itinerary. You'll have some time in two of Central Europe's most beautiful and enjoyable cities then some seaside relaxation as you head to the Dalmatian coast of Croatia. To top it all off, all 5 of Budapest, Prague, Dubrovnik, Hvar and Split are on the UNESCO World Heritage List! read full itinerary

2 Week Baltic Capitals & St. Petersburg Tour

Over the course of two weeks, you can take in the capitals of the three Baltic states as well as St Petersburg. Start from quirky Vilnius, then it's big-city Riga and on to the medieval coziness of Tallinn. A short ferry across the Baltic Sea gets you to design-forward Helsinki. Finish up with a high speed train ride to St Petersburg, the magnificent imperial city in western Russia. read full itinerary

2 Weeks in Germany, Czech Republic & Austria

Kick off your tour in the hip German capital Berlin before moving on to magical Prague. From there you'll proceed by train to Vienna where you'll be impressed by the old imperial grandeur. You head west to Salzburg, the town of Mozart. Your final stop is in Munich, the cosmopolitan Bavarian capital. read full itinerary

Adriatic Adventure - Croatia and Venice in 2 Weeks

Experience the very best of the Adriatic coast, from its Pearl, to its Queen. Starting in Dubrovnik over 2 weeks, you'll have some island time on Hvar and go Roman in Split – and that's just the first week! Next see the spectacular Plitvice Lakes before spending a few days in old-Venetian coastal town of Rovinj. Then finish up in La Serenissima itself, Venice! read full itinerary

Two Weeks Grand Tour of Italy

A veritable Grand Tour of Italy hitting many of the country's most popular destinations. After landing in Naples, you'll go straight to the Amalfi Coast, After that it's Rome, followed by the artisitic treasures of Florence. Back to the coast, with Cinque Terre followed by stays in Milan and finally Venice. read full itinerary



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