16 days in Hungary Itinerary

16 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Eger
— 2 nights
2
Gyula
— 2 nights
3
Pecs
— 2 nights
4
Keszthely
— 2 nights
5
Budapest
— 6 nights

2
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Eger Castle and Kopcsik Marcipania Szamos edessegbolt are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Lillafured and Varos a Varos Alatt are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Egri Road Beatles Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Basilica, browse the different shops at Agria Park Shopping Center, and don't miss a visit to Dobo Square.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Eger tour app.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Eger is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Abu Dhabi to Eger, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in May, things will get much colder in Eger: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Gyula.

Things to do in Eger

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Lillafured
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Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Egri Road Beatles Museum ©
Egri Road Beatles Museum
The Basilica ©
The Basilica

2
nights
Gyula

Gyula ©
Gyula is a town in Békés County, Hungary. On the 24th (Fri), explore the historical opulence of Gyulai vár, thenstep into the grandiose world of Gyulavari Castle, thenexplore the historical opulence of Gyula Almasy Castle, and finally take in the views from Kapus-hid. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nadi Boldogasszony Plebania, thensee the interesting displays at Ladics House, thenexamine the collection at Erkel Ferenc Emlekhaz, and finally examine the collection at Gyulai Kolbasz Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Gyula trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Eger to Gyula takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Gyula are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pecs.

Things to do in Gyula

Museums Historic Sites
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Gyulai vár ©
Gyulai vár
Gyulai Kolbasz Museum ©
Gyulai Kolbasz Museum
Erkel Ferenc Emlekhaz ©
Erkel Ferenc Emlekhaz

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Pecs Synagogue, delve into the distant past at Early Christian Mausoleum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Pasha Gazi Kassim Church of Gyertyaszentelo Boldogasszony, thenexplore the world behind art at Victor Vasarely Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Zsolnay Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Pecs Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Szechenyi Ter, thengo for a walk through Zsolnay Cultural Quarter, and then explore the historical opulence of Siklos Castle.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Pecs trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Gyula to Pecs in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Keszthely.

Things to do in Pecs

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Siklos Castle
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Early Christian Mausoleum ©
Early Christian Mausoleum
Zsolnay Museum ©
Zsolnay Museum
Pecs Cathedral ©
Pecs Cathedral

2
nights
Keszthely

Keszthely ©
Keszthely is a Hungarian city of 20,895 inhabitants located on the western shore of Lake Balaton. On the 28th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Szigliget Castle, explore the historical opulence of Sumeg Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sumegi Plebania Templom, thenexplore the historical opulence of Helikon Castle Museum, thenexamine the collection at House of Stoves, and finally step into the grandiose world of Festetics Palace. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Cadillac Muzeum, thenexplore the world behind art at Balaton Museum, and then examine the collection at Kocsimuzeum Keszthely.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Keszthely vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Pecs to Keszthely takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Keszthely

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sumeg, Szigliget Castle
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Helikon Castle Museum ©
Helikon Castle Museum
Sumeg Castle ©
Sumeg Castle
Szigliget Castle ©
Szigliget Castle

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate House of Terror Museum and Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria). Fisherman's Bastion and Liberty Statue are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, take an in-depth tour of Hungarian National Museum, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip planner.

You can drive from Keszthely to Budapest in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Budapest

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

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