17 days in Hungary Itinerary

17 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kelowna
Fly + Drive:  20 h
1
Eger
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Gyula
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Keszthely
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Budapest
— 6 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Kelowna

3
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Get some cultural insight at Bolyki Pinceszet and Sike Winery. Visit Eger Castle and The Basilica for their historical value. There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Kovacs Nimrod Winery, explore the galleries of Gardonyi Geza Emlekmuzeum, see the interesting displays at Egri Road Beatles Museum, and browse the different shops at Agria Park Shopping Center.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Eger road trip planning website.

Kelowna, Canada to Eger is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. June in Eger sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Gyula.

Things to do in Eger

Wineries Museums Historic Sites
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Bolyki Pinceszet ©
Bolyki Pinceszet
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Egri Road Beatles Museum ©
Egri Road Beatles Museum

3
nights
Gyula

Gyula ©
Gyula is a town in Békés County, Hungary. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Gyula Almasy Castle and Protestant Great Church. Museum-lovers will appreciate Gyulai vár and Gyulai Kolbasz Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Gyula: Szent Andras Brewery (in Bekesszentandras) and Koros Torok Sandy Beach (in Csongrad). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Szanazug, examine the collection at Erkel Ferenc Emlekhaz, explore the ancient world of Ferences Rendi Romkert, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nadi Boldogasszony Plebania.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Gyula trip maker app.

Drive from Eger to Gyula in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Gyula are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Keszthely.

Things to do in Gyula

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Bekescsaba, Szent Andras Brewery, Koros Torok Sandy Beach, Szanazug
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Gyulai vár ©
Gyulai vár
Gyulai Kolbasz Museum ©
Gyulai Kolbasz Museum
Ferences Rendi Romkert ©
Ferences Rendi Romkert

3
nights
Keszthely

Keszthely ©
Keszthely is a Hungarian city of 20,895 inhabitants located on the western shore of Lake Balaton. Relax by the water at Fonyodi Dog Bathing and Helikon Beach. Get some historical perspective at Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) and Our Lady of Hungary Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Keszthely: Konyari Pinceszet (in Balatonlelle) and Tagore Promenade (in Balatonfured).

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Keszthely trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Gyula to Keszthely takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Keszthely can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Keszthely

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Konyari Pinceszet, Fonyodi Dog Bathing, Tagore Promenade, Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)
Highlights from your plan
Tagore Promenade ©
Tagore Promenade
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) ©
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)
Our Lady of Hungary Church ©
Our Lady of Hungary Church

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.
House of Terror Museum and Koller Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Andrassy Avenue and Herend Porcelain - Hadik Shop. Next up on the itinerary: boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, enjoy the sand and surf at Roman Beach, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Budapest trip planner.

Getting from Keszthely to Budapest by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

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