14 days in Bacs-Kiskun County & Budapest Itinerary

14 days in Bacs-Kiskun County & Budapest Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hungary route planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport, Drive to Kecskemet
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Kecskemet
— 3 nights
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Dunapataj
— 3 nights
Drive
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Budapest
— 7 nights
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Kecskemet

— 3 nights
Kecskemét is a city in the central part of Hungary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kecskemet: Koros Torok Sandy Beach (in Csongrad), Bugac Puszta (in Bugac) and Drum Museum (in Cegled). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Bozso Gyujtemeny, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of the University of Szeged, admire the landmark architecture of University of Szeged, and explore the world behind art at Cifrapalota.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kecskemet trip itinerary planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Kecskemet is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Dublin in August, with highs in Kecskemet at 34°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dunapataj.

Things to do in Kecskemet

Parks · Museums · Spas · Beaches

Side Trips

Dunapataj

— 3 nights
Dunapataj is a village in Bács-Kiskun county, Hungary.It lies 10km north from Kalocsa. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dunapataj: Thorma Janos Muzeum (in Kiskunhalas), Ozora Castle (in Ozora) and Festetics Palace (in Deg). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Szelidi to, walk around Pinter Muvek Military Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Assumption Cathedral, and delve into the distant past at Lussonium – Garden of Roman ruins.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Dunapataj online day trip planner.

You can drive from Kecskemet to Dunapataj in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Dunapataj are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Dunapataj

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Budapest

— 7 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Budapest: Szent Bertalan Templom Kincstara (in Gyongyos), Eger (Torok Kori Minaret, Dobo Square, &more) and Fot - Roman Catholic Church (in Fot). There's lots more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, test the waters at a local thermal spa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, and contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Budapest online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Dunapataj to Budapest takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Bacs-Kiskun County travel guide

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Government Buildings · Specialty Museums · Churches
Bács-Kiskun; is a county located in southern Hungary. It was created as a result of World War II, merging the pre war Bács-Bodrog and the southern parts of Pest-Pilis-Solt-Kiskun counties. With an area of 8,445 km2, Bács-Kiskun is the largest county in the country. The terrain is mostly flat with slight emergences around Baja. The county seat and largest city of Bács-Kiskun is Kecskemét.The county is also part of the Danube-Kris-Mures-Tisa euroregion.NameIn German, it is known as Komitat Bács-Kiskun, in Croatian as Bačko-kiškunska županija and in Slovak as Báčsko-malokumánska župa.GeographyThe county is known across Europe for its natural beauty. Kiskunság National Park is located in the area.LocationBács-Kiskun borders Baranya, Tolna, and Fejér on the west (across the Danube River); Pest to the north, Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok and Csongrád on the east, across the Tisza River. To the south Bács-Kiskun shares the international border with Serbia.

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