21 days in Hungary Itinerary

21 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Eger
— 4 nights
2
Esztergom
— 2 nights
3
Heviz
— 4 nights
4
Balatonfured
— 2 nights
5
Budapest
— 7 nights

4
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Get some cultural insight at Eger Castle and Kopcsik Marcipania Szamos edessegbolt. Family-friendly places like Egri Road Beatles Museum and Gardonyi Geza Emlekmuzeum will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Crystal Gallery and Exhibition (in Paradsasvar), Tokaj Oremus Pinceszet (in Tolcsva) and Dereszla Pinceszet (in Bodrogkeresztur). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Museum of Theatrical History and Acting, make a trip to Dobo Square, learn about winemaking at Sike Winery, and step into the grandiose world of De La Motte Castle.

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Eger online sightseeing planner.

Lagos, Nigeria to Eger is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Lagos in October: high temperatures in Eger hover around 18°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Esztergom.

Things to do in Eger

Wineries · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Crystal Gallery and Exhibition, De La Motte Castle, Tokaj Oremus Pinceszet, Zsory Thermal Bath and Spa, Dereszla Pinceszet
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Kovacs Nimrod Winery ©
Kovacs Nimrod Winery
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Egri Road Beatles Museum ©
Egri Road Beatles Museum

2
nights
Esztergom

Esztergom ©
Esztergom, is a city in northern Hungary, 46km northwest of the capital Budapest. Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): examine the collection at Balassa Balint Museum, steep yourself in history at Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Matyas Kiraly Museum, and finally examine the collection at Zugfozde Palinka Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Visegrad Citadel, then appreciate the views at Dera Creek, then get outside with Ram Szakadek, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Fajdalmas Szuz Chapel.

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

You can drive from Eger to Esztergom in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In October in Esztergom, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to Heviz.

Things to do in Esztergom

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Visegrad, Dera Creek, Ram Szakadek
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Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral ©
Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral
Matyas Kiraly Museum ©
Matyas Kiraly Museum
Visegrad Citadel ©
Visegrad Citadel

4
nights
Heviz

Heviz ©
Located on Heviz Lake, the world's second-largest thermal lake, Heviz is a charming little spa town.
Get some cultural insight at Kemenes Vulkanpark and Nostalgia Museum - Curiosities and Kitsch Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Thermal Lake of Heviz and The Marzipan Museum and Confectionery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Heviz: Konyari Pinceszet (in Balatonlelle), Sopron (Zettl-Langer Collection & Ferto-tavi Water Estate) and Fonyodi Dog Bathing (in Fonyod). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Helikon Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Sumegi Plebania Templom, get outside with Municipal Beach, and learn about winemaking at Skizo Wine House.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Heviz online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Esztergom to Heviz takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Heviz are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Balatonfured.

Things to do in Heviz

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Keszthely, Sopron, Konyari Pinceszet, Sumegi Plebania Templom, Kemenes Vulkanpark
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Thermal Lake of Heviz ©
Thermal Lake of Heviz
Kemenes Vulkanpark ©
Kemenes Vulkanpark
The Marzipan Museum and Confectionery ©
The Marzipan Museum and Confectionery

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. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): kick back and relax at Tagore Promenade, then see the interesting displays at Watermill of Orvenyes, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plazs Siofok. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Gizella Chapel and then take a stroll through Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy).

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Balatonfured itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Heviz to Balatonfured in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Balatonfured

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Veszprem, Watermill of Orvenyes, Plazs Siofok
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Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) ©
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)
Tagore Promenade ©
Tagore Promenade
Plazs Siofok ©
Plazs Siofok

7
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum and Margaret Island. Explore hidden gems such as Roman Beach and The House of Houdini. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest trip maker app.

Drive from Balatonfured to Budapest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Balatonfured in October since evenings lows in Budapest dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Roman Beach ©
Roman Beach
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum ©

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