11 days in Hungary Itinerary

11 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Budapest
— 3 nights
2
Eger
— 2 nights
3
Balatonfured
— 2 nights
4
Heviz
— 1 night
5
Pecs
— 1 night
6
Budapest
— 1 night

3
nights
Budapest

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, thencontemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, and finally examine the collection at House of Terror Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, and then steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip itinerary builder site.

Dublin, Ireland to Budapest is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dublin in May; daily highs in Budapest reach °C and lows reach °C. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Eger.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Spas Museums
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Eger Castle, don't miss a visit to Torok Kori Minaret, and then don't miss a visit to Dobo Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Mineral Bath Swimming Pool Park, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Valley of the Beautiful Women, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Basilica, and finally see the interesting displays at Egri Road Beatles Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Eger trip planner.

You can drive from Budapest to Eger in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Balatonfured.

Things to do in Eger

Historic Sites Museums Wineries
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Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Dobo Square ©
Dobo Square
Egri Road Beatles Museum ©
Egri Road Beatles Museum

2
nights
Balatonfured

Balatonfured ©
Balatonfüred is a popular resort town in Veszprém county, in Hungary, with a population of 13,000, situated on the northern shore of Lake Balaton. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Bodorka Balaton Aquarium and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tagore Promenade. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) and then don't miss a visit to Kossuth Lajos Drinking Hall.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Balatonfured day trip website.

Traveling by car from Eger to Balatonfured takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Heviz.

Things to do in Balatonfured

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy), Bences Apatsag
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Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) ©
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)
Tagore Promenade ©
Tagore Promenade
Kossuth Lajos Drinking Hall ©
Kossuth Lajos Drinking Hall

1
night
Heviz

Heviz ©
Located on Heviz Lake, the world's second-largest thermal lake, Heviz is a charming little spa town.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): boost your wellbeing at Thermal Lake of Heviz and then pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Spirit Catholic Church.

Plan trip to Heviz with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Balatonfured to Heviz in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May in Heviz, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pecs.

Things to do in Heviz

Nature Parks Spas

Side Trip

Lake Balaton
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Thermal Lake of Heviz ©
Thermal Lake of Heviz
Lake Balaton ©
Lake Balaton
Holy Spirit Catholic Church ©
Holy Spirit Catholic Church

1
night
Pecs

Pecs ©
Pécs is the fifth largest city of Hungary, located on the slopes of the Mecsek mountains in the south-west of the country, close to its border with Croatia. To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pecs trip planner.

Traveling by car from Heviz to Pecs takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Pecs

Museums Historic Sites
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Zsolnay Museum ©
Zsolnay Museum
Early Christian Mausoleum ©
Early Christian Mausoleum
Pecs Cathedral ©
Pecs Cathedral

1
night
Budapest

Budapest ©
For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Budapest vacation planner.

You can drive from Pecs to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Shopping
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Dohány Street Synagogue ©
Dohány Street Synagogue
Shoes on the Danube Bank ©
Shoes on the Danube Bank
Central Market Hall ©
Central Market Hall

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