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List of top Eastern European cities to visit. This list ranks the most popular cities of Eastern Europe for destinations. Though today Eastern Europe vaguely defines the region that comprises the geographical eastern part of Europe, Eastern Europe was also a term to define the European countries and their boundaries under Soviet Communist power during World War II. 

Eastern Europe's fascinating history draws visitors to its top cities each year. Unlike its Western counterparts, Eastern European cities are often more affordable and less touristed yet still rich in history and culture that's as authentic as it gets. Moscow, Prague and Warsaw are among the top most visited cities of the region. Eastern Europe offers many attractions that are off the beaten path, providing a truer glimpse into the traditions that were once repressed by Communist regimes.

Is it safe to travel in Eastern Europe? Today, Eastern Europe is popular among backpackers, students and budget travelers and the increased tourism continues to help strengthen the safety of traveling throughout the region. Russia, Poland and the Czech Republic are top Eastern European countries to visit among travelers. 

What are the best cities to visit in Eastern Europe? Rank the top Eastern European cities to visit. If your favorite Eastern European city isn't on the list of greatest Eastern European cities to visit, make sure to add it to the list.

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Prague is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Prague Bohemia, Austria-Hungary

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Munich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Munich Bavaria, Germany

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Budapest is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Budapest Central Hungary

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Tallinn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Tallinn Europe

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Athens is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Athens Attica, Greece

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Brno is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Brno South Moravian Region, Jihovýchod, Czech Republic

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Ljubljana is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Ljubljana Slovenia

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Riga is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Riga Latvia

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Varna is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Varna Bulgaria

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Bled is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Bled Slovenia

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Bucharest is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Bucharest Romania

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Bourgas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Bourgas

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Plovdiv is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Plovdiv Europe

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Veliko Tarnovo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Veliko Tarnovo Veliko Tarnovo Province, Severen Tsentralen Planning Region, Bulgaria

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Sofia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Sofia Bulgaria

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Pécs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Pécs Baranya County, Hungary

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Suceava is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Suceava Suceava County, Nord-Est, Romania

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Buzau is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Buzau

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Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Bulgaria Europe

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Piran is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Piran Slovene Littoral

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Bratislava is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Bratislava Bratislava Region, Slovakia

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Istanbul is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Istanbul Marmara Region, Turkey

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Brașov is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Brașov Brașov County, Centru, Romania

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Dubrovnik is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Dubrovnik Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Croatia

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Vilnius is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Vilnius Vilnius County, Lithuania

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Split, Croatia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit

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Sibiu is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Sibiu Sibiu County, Romania

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Moscow is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Moscow Europe

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St. Petersburg is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
St. Petersburg Florida, USA

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Kiev is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Kiev Kiev Oblast, Ukraine

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Mostar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Mostar Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Lviv is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Lviv Lviv Oblast, Ukraine

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Tomsk is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Tomsk Tomsk Oblast, Russia

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Sarajevo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Sarajevo Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Minsk is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Minsk Minsk Region, Belarus

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Krasnoyarsk is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Krasnoyarsk Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia

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Dalmatia is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Dalmatia Croatia

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Kotor is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Kotor Montenegrin Littoral, Montenegro

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Berat is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Berat Berat District, Albania

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Chișinău is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Chișinău Moldova

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Ulcinj is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Ulcinj Montenegro

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Tirana is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Tirana Tirana County, Albania

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Samara is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Samara Samara Oblast, Russia

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Kraków is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Kraków Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland

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Zadar is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Zadar Zadar County, Croatia

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Zagreb is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Zagreb Croatia

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Belgrade is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Belgrade Europe

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Warsaw is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Warsaw Masovian Voivodeship, Poland

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Gdynia is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit
Gdynia Poland