15 days in Hungary Itinerary

15 days in Hungary Itinerary

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15 days in Hungary Itinerary

Start: Brussels
+3
Fly + Bus + Subway + Train:  7 h 30 min
1
Eger
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Siofok
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Budapest
— 6 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Brussels

5
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Family-friendly places like Eger Castle and Zoo Sosto will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Eger: Tisza Tavi Okocentrum (in Poroszlo), Matyo Museum (in Mezokovesd) and Mindszenti Church (in Miskolc). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Dobo Square, do a tasting at Szepasszonyvolgy 46., see the interesting displays at Egri Road Beatles Museum, and Head underground at Valley of the Beautiful Women.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Eger online trip itinerary planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Eger is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from Brussels in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Eger: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Siofok.

Things to do in Eger

Parks Wineries Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Zoo Sosto, Matyo Museum, Tisza Tavi Okocentrum, Tokaj Wine Region, Mindszenti Church
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Zoo Sosto ©
Zoo Sosto
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Dobo Square ©
Dobo Square

3
nights
Siofok

Siofok ©
Siófok is a city in Hungary on the southern bank of Lake Balaton in Somogy County. Family-friendly places like Helikon Beach and Fonyodi Dog Bathing will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Siofok side-trips: Thermal Lake of Heviz (in Heviz), Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) (in Veszprem) and Ruins of the Pauline Monastery (in Nagyvazsony). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Balaton and pause for some photo ops at Balaton Szive szobor.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Siofok day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Eger to Siofok takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Traveling from Eger in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Siofok. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Siofok

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy), Thermal Lake of Heviz, Ruins of the Pauline Monastery, Lake Balaton, Fonyodi Dog Bathing
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Lake Balaton ©
Lake Balaton
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) ©
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)
Thermal Lake of Heviz ©
Thermal Lake of Heviz

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.
Attractions like Halaszbastya and Hősök tere make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), meet the residents at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, and see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Budapest trip planner.

Drive from Siofok to Budapest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Siofok in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Budapest, with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Szechenyi Chain Bridge ©
Szechenyi Chain Bridge
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden ©
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden

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