12 days in Hungary Itinerary

12 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Heviz
— 7 nights
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Szeged
— 2 nights
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Budapest
— 2 nights

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Heviz

Heviz ©
Located on Heviz Lake, the world's second-largest thermal lake, Heviz is a charming little spa town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tihany (Via Dolorosa & Bences Apatsag), Balatonfured (Tagore Promenade, Kossuth Lajos Drinking Hall, &more) and Balatonederics (Csodabogyos Cave & Csodabogyos-barlang Balatonederics). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Balaton, get to know the resident critters at Veszprem Zoo, pause for some serene contemplation at Pecs Cathedral, and take in the pleasant sights at Malom Lake.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Heviz planner.

Riga, Latvia to Heviz is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Riga to Heviz due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Riga in August: highs in Heviz hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Szeged.

Things to do in Heviz

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Thermal Lake of Heviz ©
Thermal Lake of Heviz
Lake Balaton ©
Lake Balaton
Malom Lake ©
Malom Lake

2
nights
Szeged

Szeged
Szeged is the third largest city of Hungary, the largest city and regional centre of the Southern Great Plain and the county seat of Csongrád county. On the 19th (Wed), examine the collection at REOK - Regional Art Centre, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then examine the collection at Mora Ferenc Muzeum, and finally make a trip to Karasz utca. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Szeged Synagogue, take in the spiritual surroundings of Votive Church, make a trip to Dom Square, then make a trip to Domotor Tower, and finally get to know the resident critters at Szeged Zoo.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Szeged visit app.

You can drive from Heviz to Szeged in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Szeged are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Szeged

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Szeged Synagogue
Szeged Synagogue
Szeged Zoo ©
Szeged Zoo
Votive Church ©
Votive Church

2
nights
Budapest

Budapest ©

Pearl of the Danube

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.
On the 21st (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), test the waters at a local thermal spa, then appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, then see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and finally snap pictures at Liberty Bridge (Szabadsag hid). Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, then take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip planner.

Getting from Szeged to Budapest by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August in Budapest, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Szechenyi Lanchid ©
Szechenyi Lanchid

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