20 days in Hungary Itinerary

20 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Budapest
— 6 nights
2
Eger
— 2 nights
3
Tokaj
— 1 night
4
Balatonfured
— 2 nights

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Budapest Pinball Museum and Miniversum Budapest. Visiting Nagyvillam Ski Slope and Margaret Island will get you outdoors. Step out of Budapest to go to Esztergom and see Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Buda Castle, pick up some local products at Central Market Hall, steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, and look for gifts at Book Cafe - Lotz Terem.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Budapest trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Budapest is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Budapest, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, expect Budapest to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Eger.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral, Nagyvillam Ski Slope
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Buda Castle ©
Buda Castle
Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral ©
Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral

2
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
On the 29th (Sun), examine the collection at Crystal Gallery and Exhibition, admire the masterpieces at Art Glass Parad Kft, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Agria Park Shopping Center, and finally explore the historical opulence of Eger Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Gardonyi Geza Emlekmuzeum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Cistercian Abbey of Belapatfalva, thensteep yourself in history at Recsk National Memorial Park, and finally explore the historical opulence of Kisnanai Var.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Eger trip planner.

Drive from Budapest to Eger in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Eger are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Tokaj.

Things to do in Eger

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Paradsasvar, Cistercian Abbey of Belapatfalva, Kisnanai Var, Recsk National Memorial Park
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Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Recsk National Memorial Park ©
Recsk National Memorial Park
Cistercian Abbey of Belapatfalva ©
Cistercian Abbey of Belapatfalva

1
night
Tokaj

Tokaj ©
Tokaj, is a historical town in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén county, Northern Hungary, 54 kilometers from county capital Miskolc. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Zempleni Museum and then fly down the slopes at Zemplen Adventure Park. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Erdos Pince - Borkatakomba and then explore the historical opulence of Andrassy Castle.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Tokaj trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Eger to Tokaj in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Tokaj can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 1st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Balatonfured.

Things to do in Tokaj

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Zemplen Adventure Park, Andrassy Castle, Zempleni Museum
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Zemplen Adventure Park ©
Zemplen Adventure Park
Andrassy Castle ©
Andrassy Castle
Zempleni Museum ©
Zempleni Museum

2
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. To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Balatonfured online road trip planner.

Getting from Tokaj to Balatonfured by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Balatonfured

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kinizsi Castle
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Jokai Mor Memorial House ©
Jokai Mor Memorial House
Kinizsi Castle ©
Kinizsi Castle
Vitorlazeum ©
Vitorlazeum

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