Eastern Europe in July

July Travel Guides for Eastern Europe's Destinations

July in Eastern Europe sees some of the regions hottest weather and largest crowds. July is an exciting time to travel to the region, though you'll want to plan your trip in advance to get the best deals and avoid long lines to get into important attractions.

Click on the link for the city of your choice to get in-depth information about weather and events for that destination.

  • 01 of 07
    Prague Water
    CC BY-NC-ND Istvan

    The Prague Folklore Days take place in July in Prague. If you love traditional culture, check out this cool festival!

  • 02 of 07
    Warsaw Carriage
    CC BY-NC Mike Mcholm

    Outdoor music concerts take advantage of balmy nights in Warsaw. Historic settings and classical music make for romantic evenings in the Polish capital city.

  • 03 of 07
    Budapest in July
    CC BY-NC-ND customdeluxe

    Budapest is great at celebrating summer with festivals. The Summer Festival on Margaret Island and the Budapest Summer Music Festival are both crowd-drawing events.

  • 04 of 07
    Bratislava in Summer
    CC BY-SA meneldur

    Bratislava's Cultural Summer Festival continues in July. Watch the evening light fade as you enjoy a drink or a meal on the terrace of one of Bratislava's restaurants.

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  • 05 of 07
    Krakow in Summer
    CC BY-NC-SA bestythedevine

    Plenty of music festivals make July a lively month for visiting Krakow. Hot weather is also a plus for tourists.

  • 06 of 07
    Kazan Cathedral, Moscow
    CC BY-NC Alex H Wolf

    Moscow's weather heats up during the height of summer even as Ivan Kupala, a traditional water-dousing day, cools people down. Head to a park to enjoy some shade, or purchase an ice cream to beat the summertime sun. 

  • 07 of 07
    Ljubljana Canal in Summer
    CC BY-SA the MaGe

    Plan early for summertime travel to Ljubljana. Be sure to schedule in time to attend the popular Summer festival in Slovenia's capital city.