60 days in Budapest & Ghent Itinerary

60 days in Budapest & Ghent Itinerary

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Budapest, Hungary
— 38 nights
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Ghent, Belgium
— 21 nights
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Budapest, Hungary

— 38 nights

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Explore Budapest's surroundings by going to Fot - Roman Catholic Church (in Fot), Vac (Hospital & Chapel, Former Palace of the Great Provost, &more) and Eger (Varos a Varos Alatt, Dobo Square, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Budapest road trip site.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. November in Budapest sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Ghent.

Things to do in Budapest

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Ghent, Belgium

— 21 nights
Ghent meldsĀ the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supportingĀ a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
Venture out of the city with trips to 1715 - Sculpture (in Ath), Antwerp (Museum De Reede, Red Star Line Museum, &more) and Bruges (Quai du Rosaire / Rozenhoedkaai, Groeningemuseum, &more). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at Pairi Daiza, appreciate the history behind Menin Gate Memorial, explore the different monuments and memorials at Western Cemetery, and contemplate the long history of Graslei and Korenlei.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ghent trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Budapest to Ghent by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Budapest in December, things will get a bit warmer in Ghent: highs are around 9°C and lows about 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Ghent

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips