13 days in Hungary Itinerary

13 days in Hungary Itinerary

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13 days in Hungary Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly + Drive:  11 h 15 min
1
Eger
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Tokaj
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
3
Balatonfured
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Budapest
— 7 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
End: Dubai

3
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Egri Road Beatles Museum and kopcsik marcipania. Eger Castle (Egri Var) and Varos a varos alatt are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Valley of the Beautiful Women, buy something for everyone on your list at Agria Park Shopping Center, make a trip to Dobo Square, and see the interesting displays at Magic Tower.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Eger road trip planning site .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Eger is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Dubai in July, things will get colder in Eger: highs are around 33°C and lows about 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Tokaj.

Things to do in Eger

Parks Nature Museums
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Valley of the Beautiful Women ©
Valley of the Beautiful Women
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Egri Road Beatles Museum ©
Egri Road Beatles Museum

1
night
Tokaj

Tokaj ©
Tokaj, is a historical town in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén county, Northern Hungary, 54 kilometers from county capital Miskolc. On the 2nd (Thu), stop by Basilicus Wine Culture Center, admire the striking features of Mad Synagogue, then learn about winemaking at Dereszla Winery, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Tokaj Wine Region.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Tokaj trip maker site .

Getting from Eger to Tokaj by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In August, daytime highs in Tokaj are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Balatonfured.

Things to do in Tokaj

Wineries Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Dereszla Winery, Basilicus Wine Culture Center, Tokaj Wine Region, Mad Synagogue
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Tokaj Wine Region ©
Tokaj Wine Region
Mad Synagogue ©
Mad Synagogue
Basilicus Wine Culture Center ©
Basilicus Wine Culture Center

1
night
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 3rd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Benedictine Abbey and Museum (Bences Apatsag) and then kick back and relax at Tagore Promenade.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Balatonfured trip builder site .

You can drive from Tokaj to Balatonfured in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Balatonfured

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bences Apatsag
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Tagore Promenade ©
Tagore Promenade
Bences Apatsag ©
Bences Apatsag

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Andrassy Avenue and Matthias Church. Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Priest's Island (Pap-sziget) in Szentendre (about 38 minutes away). Spend the 5th (Sun) immersed in therapeutic waters at a local thermal spa. And it doesn't end there: take in the natural beauty of Palatinus Strandfürdő, explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, and stop by Herend Porcelain - Hadik Shop.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Budapest trip maker app .

You can drive from Balatonfured to Budapest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Budapest, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Priest's Island (Pap-sziget)
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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