17 days in Hungary Itinerary

17 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Budapest
— 5 nights
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Debrecen
— 3 nights
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Mad
— 1 night
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Eger
— 4 nights
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Balatonfured
— 3 nights

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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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, and see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Budapest trip planner.

Exeter, UK to Budapest is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Exeter to Budapest is 1 hour. September in Budapest sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Debrecen.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
nights
Debrecen

Debrecen ©
Debrecen is the second largest city in Hungary after Budapest. Venture out of the city with trips to Nyiregyhaza (Zoo Sosto & Co-cathedral of Our Lady of the Hungarians). Spend the 8th (Tue) exploring nature at Hortobagy National Park. There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at Aquaticum Medicinal and Thermal Baths, walk around Nagyerdei Park, make a trip to Main Building of University of Debrecen, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Lajos Kossuth.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Debrecen tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Debrecen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mad.

Things to do in Debrecen

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Nyiregyhaza
Highlights from your plan
Zoo Sosto ©
Zoo Sosto
Hortobagy National Park ©
Hortobagy National Park
Aquaticum Medicinal and Thermal Baths ©
Aquaticum Medicinal and Thermal Baths

1
night
Mad

Mad ©
Mád is a village in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County in northeastern Hungary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): admire the striking features of Mad Synagogue, get engrossed in the history at Zempleni Museum, then make a trip to Blessing Christ Statue, then identify plant and animal life at Tokaj Wine Region, and finally learn about winemaking at Dereszla Pinceszet.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Mad tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Debrecen to Mad takes 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Mad are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Eger.

Things to do in Mad

Wineries · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Blessing Christ Statue, Zempleni Museum, Dereszla Pinceszet, Tokaj Wine Region
Highlights from your plan
Dereszla Pinceszet ©
Dereszla Pinceszet
Tokaj Wine Region ©
Tokaj Wine Region
Mad Synagogue ©
Mad Synagogue

4
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Eger is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Dobo Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Basilica, see the interesting displays at Kopcsik Marcipania Szamos edessegbolt, and learn about winemaking at Bolyki Pinceszet.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Eger itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Mad to Eger takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Eger can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to drive to Balatonfured.

Things to do in Eger

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

De La Motte Castle
Highlights from your plan
Valley of the Beautiful Women ©
Valley of the Beautiful Women
Dobo Square ©
Dobo Square
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle

3
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Hegyestu (in Monoszlo), Malom Lake (in Tapolca) and Shipping History Visitors Center – Exhibition and Lookout (in Balatonfoldvar). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Balaton, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ruins of the Pauline Monastery, appreciate the history behind Szentharomsag Statue, and take a stroll through Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy).

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Balatonfured day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Eger to Balatonfured in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Balatonfured

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Veszprem, Lake Balaton, Hegyestu, Statue of King Andrew, Ruins of the Pauline Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) ©
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)
Lake Balaton ©
Lake Balaton
Malom Lake ©
Malom Lake

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