20 days in Hungary Itinerary

20 days in Hungary Itinerary

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1
Budapest
— 6 nights
2
Heviz
— 4 nights
3
Miskolc
— 4 nights
4
Eger
— 5 nights

6
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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), and contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Budapest is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Traveling from London in July, expect nights in Budapest to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 33°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Heviz.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

4
nights
Heviz

Heviz ©
Located on Heviz Lake, the world's second-largest thermal lake, Heviz is a charming little spa town.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Heviz: Szigliget (Szigliget Castle & Szentharomsag Kapolna), Malom Lake (in Tapolca) and Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) (in Veszprem). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Balaton, get a new perspective on nature at Termeszet Haza Latogatokozpont, admire the masterpieces at Zsolnay Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Bishop's Palace (Puspoki palota).

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Heviz trip planner.

You can drive from Budapest to Heviz in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Heviz sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Miskolc.

Things to do in Heviz

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Pecs, Szigliget, Lake Balaton, Malom Lake, Termeszet Haza Latogatokozpont
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Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) ©
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)
Lake Balaton ©
Lake Balaton
Early Christian Mausoleum ©
Early Christian Mausoleum

4
nights
Miskolc

Miskolc ©
Miskolc is a city in northeastern Hungary, known for its heavy industry. Get out of town with these interesting Miskolc side-trips: Aggtelek National Park (in Josvafo), Zoo Sosto (in Nyiregyhaza) and Blessing Christ Statue (in Tarcal). Spend the 7th (Fri) exploring nature at Bukk National Park. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Tokaj Wine Region, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mad Synagogue, pause for some serene contemplation at Miskolc Greek Catholic Cathedral of Assumption, and see the interesting displays at World Heritage Wine Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Miskolc trip maker website.

Drive from Heviz to Miskolc in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Miskolc, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Eger.

Things to do in Miskolc

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Aggtelek National Park, Zoo Sosto, Dereszla Pinceszet, Blessing Christ Statue, Tokaj Wine Region
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Tokaj Wine Region ©
Tokaj Wine Region
Zoo Sosto ©
Zoo Sosto
Aggtelek National Park ©
Aggtelek National Park

5
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Eger is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Eger Castle, learn about winemaking at Szepasszonyvolgy 46., contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Minorita Templom, and don't miss a visit to Dobo Square.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Eger travel website.

Drive from Miskolc to Eger in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Eger can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Eger

Wineries · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

De La Motte Castle
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Bolyki Pinceszet ©
Bolyki Pinceszet
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Dobo Square ©
Dobo Square

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