60 days in Hungary Itinerary

60 days in Hungary Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hungary trip planner

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Budapest
— 15 nights
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Eger
— 7 nights
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Tokaj
— 5 nights
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Gyula
— 4 nights
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Pecs
— 7 nights
Drive
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Heviz
— 4 nights
Drive
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Balatonfured
— 6 nights
Drive
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Gyor
— 6 nights
Drive
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Esztergom
— 5 nights
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Budapest

— 15 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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fisherman's Bastion and Matthias Church. Explore hidden gems such as Liberty Statue and Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar). Next up on the itinerary: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, don't miss a visit to 3d Gallery Budapest, examine the collection at Budapest Pinball Museum, and appreciate the history behind Statue of St Stephen.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Budapest trip itinerary planning tool.

Stockholm, Sweden to Budapest is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In June, Budapest is somewhat warmer than Stockholm - with highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Eger.

Things to do in Budapest

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 16:

Eger

— 7 nights

Hungarian Rome

Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Explore hidden gems such as Eger Castle and Minorita Templom. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cistercian Abbey of Belapatfalva and The Basilica. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Eger: Gyongyos (Kekesteto Sicentrum & Farkasmalyi Pincesor Wine Tour), Szilvasvarad (Istallosko Ancient Men's Cave & Round Church) and Recsk National Memorial Park (in Recsk). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Varos a Varos Alatt, explore the fascinating underground world of Valley of the Beautiful Women, relax and rejuvenate at Torok Furdo, and do a tasting at Szepasszonyvolgy 46..

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Eger road trip website.

You can drive from Budapest to Eger in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Tokaj.

Things to do in Eger

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 16 — 23:

Tokaj

— 5 nights
Tokaj, is a historical town in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén county, Northern Hungary, 54 kilometers from county capital Miskolc. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Castle of Boldogko and Fuzer Fortress. Get some historical perspective at Castle of Regec and Church Vizsoly. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tokaj: Sarospatak (Iskolakert & Sarospatak Vegardo Bath) and Kossuth Memorial House (in Monok). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Mad Synagogue, learn about winemaking at Rakoczi Pince es Udvarhaz, look for gifts at Basilicus Wine Culture Center, and identify plant and animal life at Tokaj Wine Region.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Tokaj trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Eger to Tokaj takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Tokaj are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Gyula.

Things to do in Tokaj

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 23 — 28:

Gyula

— 4 nights
Gyula is a town in Békés County, Hungary. Your inner history buff will appreciate Gyula Almasy Castle and Gyulai vár. Step off the beaten path and head to Mures-Breda Castle and Gyulavari Castle. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Ferences Rendi Romkert, pause for some serene contemplation at Nadi Boldogasszony Plebania, walk around Snail Garden, and take in the views from Kapus-hid.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Gyula trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Tokaj to Gyula in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June in Gyula, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pecs.

Things to do in Gyula

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 2:

Pecs

— 7 nights
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. Popular historic sites such as Pecs Synagogue and Trinity Square are in your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Pecsvarad Castle and Abaliget Cave. Change things up with these side-trips from Pecs: Vida family wine estate (in Szekszard), Siklos (Thermal Spa, Malkocs Bej Mosque, &more) and Mohacs (Inner City Parish Church & The Statue of the Three Nationalities). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Sopianae cemetery at Pecs, take in the pleasant sights at Zsolnay Cultural Quarter, get engrossed in the history at Jakovali Hassan Mosque and Museum, and delve into the distant past at Early Christian Mausoleum.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Pecs trip planning site.

Drive from Gyula to Pecs in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. July in Pecs sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Heviz.

Things to do in Pecs

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 2 — 9:

Heviz

— 4 nights
Located on Heviz Lake, the world's second-largest thermal lake, Heviz is a charming little spa town.
Visit Sumeg Castle and Sumegi Plebania Templom for their historical value. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Thermal Lake of Heviz and Szentharomsag Kapolna. Step out of Heviz to go to Szigliget and see Szigliget Castle, which is approximately 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Mary Magdalene church in Egregy, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, examine the collection at House of Stoves, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Szent Mihaly Chapel.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Heviz trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pecs to Heviz takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. July in Heviz sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Balatonfured.

Things to do in Heviz

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 9 — 13:

Balatonfured

— 6 nights
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. Popular historic sites such as Villa Romana Balaca and Baratlakasok are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Festetics Palace and Wesselenyi Beach Balatonalmadi. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Balatonfured: Borostyan Fountain (in Bakonybel) and Panorama Lookout (in Balatonvilagos). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Bences Apatsag, wander the streets of Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy), explore the world behind art at Gizella Chapel, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Via Dolorosa.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Balatonfured trip planner.

Traveling by car from Heviz to Balatonfured takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Heviz in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Balatonfured. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Gyor.

Things to do in Balatonfured

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 19:

Gyor

— 6 nights
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. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Szechenyi Mansion and Esterházy-kastély. Popular historic sites such as Ferto / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape and Chapter Hill are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Sopron (Zettl-Langer Collection, Fabricius Ház, &more), Pan-European Picnic Monument (in Fertorakos) and Derito Lake (in Tata). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Saint Jacob Apostle Church, examine the collection at Zichy Ferenc latogatokozpont, admire the local landmark of Jedlik Anyos Foutain, and don't miss a visit to Boatman Sculpture.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Gyor visit planner.

You can drive from Balatonfured to Gyor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Balatonfured in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Gyor, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can drive to Esztergom.

Things to do in Gyor

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 25:

Esztergom

— 5 nights
Esztergom, is a city in northern Hungary, 46km northwest of the capital Budapest. Your inner history buff will appreciate Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral and Vizivaros Parish Church. Explore hidden gems such as Turkish Mosque and Our Lady of the Snows Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Esztergom: Julianus Kilato (in Nagymaros), National Flag and Heroes' Monument of Zebegeny (in Zebegeny) and Visegrad (Matyas Kiraly Museum, Visegrad Citadel, &more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Mining Museum, ponder the world of politics at City Hall, hike along Ram Szakadek, and take in the pleasant sights at Fajdalmas Szuz Chapel.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Esztergom trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Gyor to Esztergom takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Esztergom are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Esztergom

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 30:

Hungary travel guide

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Historic Sites · Thermal Spas · Government Buildings
Breadbasket of Europe
Because tourism throughout the whole country is not as popular as in other European countries, much of the natural beauty of Hungary has not been developed or exploited. Visitors today are drawn to the unspoiled picturesque landscape, the capital metropolis surrounded by charming small towns and villages, and the plethora of thermal baths. The country's number of well-preserved archaeological ruins, castles, cathedrals, and medieval towns provide opportunities to those wanting a taste of European history. With the opportunity to explore both time-worn architecture and notable natural surroundings in every region, Hungary provides sightseeing opportunities with the amenities of traditional tourist destinations.