15 days in Budapest, Vienna & Prague Itinerary

15 days in Budapest, Vienna & Prague Itinerary

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1
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
2
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 5 nights

4
nights
Budapest, Hungary

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, and don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Budapest trip planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Budapest is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest. Expect little chillier evenings in Budapest when traveling from Istanbul in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

5
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, examine the collection at The Hofburg, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, and explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Vienna road trip tool.

Getting from Budapest to Vienna by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

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