43 days in Hungary Itinerary

43 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Eger
— 6 nights
2
Tarcal
— 4 nights
3
Gyula
— 3 nights
4
Szeged
— 4 nights
5
Pecs
— 5 nights
6
Keszthely
— 4 nights
7
Veszprem
— 4 nights
8
Gyor
— 3 nights
9
Budapest
— 9 nights

6
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Eger: Miskolc (Bukk National Park & Lillafured) and Lillafured (Hanging Gardens of Lillafured & St. Stephen Stalactite Cave). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Eger Castle, examine the collection at Egri Road Beatles Museum, learn about winemaking at Kovacs Nimrod Winery, and stop by Mineral Bath Swimming Pool Park.

To find ratings and tourist information, refer to the Eger tour builder site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Eger is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Eger is minus 3 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Dubai in May, with highs in Eger at 25°C and lows at 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Tarcal.

Things to do in Eger

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Miskolc, Lillafured
Highlights from your plan
Valley of the Beautiful Women ©
Valley of the Beautiful Women
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Dobo Square ©
Dobo Square

4
nights
Tarcal

Tarcal ©
Tarcal is a village on the eastern edge of Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén county, northern Hungary, in the famous Tokaj-Hegyalja wine district, 55km from Miskolc.GeographyTarcal is located at, at the western foot of the 516 m high Nagy Hill at Tokaj at the southernmost foothills of the Eperjes-Tokaj mountain range..Tarcal is probably the best grape-growing locale of the world famous Tokaj-Hegyalja wine district. Change things up with these side-trips from Tarcal: Castle of Boldogko (in Boldogkovaralja), Aggtelek National Park (in Josvafo) and Castle of Regec (in Regec). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Tokaj Wine Region, make a trip to Gombos-hegyi Cellars, pause for some photo ops at Blessing Christ Statue, and look for gifts at Basilicus Wine Culture Center.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tarcal trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Eger to Tarcal in 2 hours. In May in Tarcal, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Gyula.

Things to do in Tarcal

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Mad, Vizsoly, Zempleni Museum, Castle of Boldogko, Aggtelek National Park
Highlights from your plan
Aggtelek National Park ©
Aggtelek National Park
Tokaj Wine Region ©
Tokaj Wine Region
Dereszla Pinceszet ©
Dereszla Pinceszet

3
nights
Gyula

Gyula ©
Gyula is a town in Békés County, Hungary. Get out of town with these interesting Gyula side-trips: Szarvas (Mini Magyarorszag & Szarvas Botanical Garden) and Szent Andras Brewery (in Bekesszentandras). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Gyula Almasy Castle, relax and rejuvenate at Gyula Castle Spa Sauna Park, appreciate the history behind Memorial of the Honved Officers of 1848-49, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Protestant Great Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Gyula trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Tarcal to Gyula in 3 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Szeged.

Things to do in Gyula

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Szarvas, Szent Andras Brewery, Protestant Great Church
Highlights from your plan
Gyulai vár ©
Gyulai vár
Mini Magyarorszag ©
Mini Magyarorszag
Erkel Ferenc Emlekhaz ©
Erkel Ferenc Emlekhaz

4
nights
Szeged

Szeged ©
Szeged is the third largest city of Hungary, the largest city and regional centre of the Southern Great Plain and the county seat of Csongrád county. Change things up with these side-trips from Szeged: Bozso Gyujtemeny (in Kecskemet) and Opusztaszer (Opusztaszer National Historical Heritage Park & Maze Theme Park Csillagosveny). Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Szeged Zoo, don't miss a visit to Dom Square, admire the striking features of University of Szeged, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden of the University of Szeged.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Szeged online attractions planner.

You can drive from Gyula to Szeged in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Pecs.

Things to do in Szeged

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Opusztaszer, Bozso Gyujtemeny
Highlights from your plan
Votive Church ©
Votive Church
Szeged Zoo ©
Szeged Zoo
University of Szeged ©
University of Szeged

5
nights
Pecs

Pecs ©
Pécs is the fifth largest city of Hungary, located on the slopes of the Mecsek mountains in the south-west of the country, close to its border with Croatia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pecs: Siklos (Malkocs Bej Mosque, Malatinszky Kuria Organic Wine Estate, &more), Sauska (in Villany) and Mohacs (Busoudvar & The Statue of the Three Nationalities). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Zsolnay Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Boszenfa Deer Farm - Petting Zoo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pecs Cathedral, and make a trip to Szechenyi Ter.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Pecs travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Szeged to Pecs in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Keszthely.

Things to do in Pecs

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Siklos, Mohacs, Sauska, Zrinyi Castle, Mare Castle
Highlights from your plan
Early Christian Mausoleum ©
Early Christian Mausoleum
Zsolnay Museum ©
Zsolnay Museum
Malatinszky Kuria Organic Wine Estate ©
Malatinszky Kuria Organic Wine Estate

4
nights
Keszthely

Keszthely ©
Keszthely is a Hungarian city of 20,895 inhabitants located on the western shore of Lake Balaton. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Keszthely: Castle of Csobanc (in Gyulakeszi), Sphere Lookout (in Balatonboglar) and Laposa Birtok (in Badacsonytomaj). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Balaton, Head underground at Csodabogyos Cave, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Szent Mihaly Chapel, and explore the historical opulence of Helikon Castle Museum.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Keszthely trip builder tool.

Getting from Pecs to Keszthely by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Veszprem.

Things to do in Keszthely

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Tapolca, Balatonederics, Szep Look-out, Castle of Csobanc, Sphere Lookout
Highlights from your plan
Festetics Palace ©
Festetics Palace
Lake Balaton ©
Lake Balaton
Malom Lake ©
Malom Lake

4
nights
Veszprem

Veszprem ©
Veszprém is one of the oldest urban areas in Hungary, and a city with county rights. Venture out of the city with trips to Nagyvazsony (Postamuzeum & Ruins of the Pauline Monastery), Panorama Lookout (in Balatonvilagos) and Szekesfehervar (Szekesfehervar - Our Lady - John of Nepomuk Parish Church, Bory Castle, &more). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy), do a tasting at Geszler Family Winery, get to know the resident critters at Veszprem Zoo, and learn about all things military at Kinizsi Castle.

Plan my trip to Veszprem with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Keszthely to Veszprem in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Keszthely in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 19°C in Veszprem. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Gyor.

Things to do in Veszprem

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Szekesfehervar, Nagyvazsony, Fotress of Csesznek, Panorama Lookout, Geszler Family Winery
Highlights from your plan
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) ©
Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)
Geszler Family Winery ©
Geszler Family Winery
Bory Castle ©
Bory Castle

3
nights
Gyor

Gyor ©
Győr is the most important city of northwest Hungary, the capital of Győr-Moson-Sopron County and Western Transdanubia region, and—halfway between Budapest and Vienna—situated on one of the important roads of Central Europe. Explore Gyor's surroundings by going to Sopron (Storno House, Fire Tower (Tuztorony), &more) and Pannonhalma Archabbey (in Pannonhalma). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Ferto / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape, ponder the design of Jedlik Anyos Foutain, take in the pleasant sights at Szechenyi Square, and see the interesting displays at Margit Kovacs Ceramic Collection.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Gyor online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Veszprem to Gyor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Veszprem in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Gyor, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Gyor

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Sopron, Ferto / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape, Pannonhalma Archabbey
Highlights from your plan
Benedictine Church ©
Benedictine Church
Pannonhalma Archabbey ©
Pannonhalma Archabbey
Central Mining Museum ©
Central Mining Museum

9
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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Budapest online travel route planner.

Getting from Gyor to Budapest by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

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

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