58 days in Hungary Itinerary

58 days in Hungary Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  27 h
1
Eger
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Miskolc
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Debrecen
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Szeged
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Pecs
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Keszthely
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Gyor
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Budapest
— 11 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Sydney

6
nights
Eger

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Eger Castle and Visitor's Centre of the Eger Archbishop's Palace. When in Eger, make a side trip to see Tisza-tavi Okocentrum in Poroszlo, approximately Poroszlo away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Dobo Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Basilica, admire the natural beauty at Erdotelki Arboretum, and explore the striking landscape at Nagy-Eged Mountain.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Eger holiday planner.

Sydney, Australia to Eger is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Sydney to Eger, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, Eger is cooler than Sydney - with highs of 11°C and lows of 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Miskolc.

Things to do in Eger

Wineries Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zsory Thermal Bath and Spa, Tisza-tavi Okocentrum, De La Motte Castle
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Bolyki Pinceszet ©
Bolyki Pinceszet
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Dobo Square ©
Dobo Square

8
nights
Miskolc

Miskolc ©
Miskolc is a city in northeastern Hungary, known for its heavy industry. Family-friendly places like Tokaj Wine Region and Avalon Park will thrill your kids. Explore Miskolc's surroundings by going to Ozd Museum Collection and Factory History Memorial Park (in Ozd), Aggtelek National Park (in Josvafo) and Zempleni Museum (in Szerencs). There's still lots to do: walk around Hanging Gardens of Lillafured, examine the collection at Vizsoly Bibliographical Workshop Experience Museum, don't miss a visit to Gombos-hegyi Cellars, and explore the historical opulence of Castle of Regec.

Plan trip to Miskolc with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Eger to Miskolc in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in November, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Debrecen.

Things to do in Miskolc

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lillafured, Mad Synagogue, Baradla Cave, Zemplen Adventure Park, Tokaj Wine Region
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Tokaj Wine Region ©
Tokaj Wine Region
Aggtelek National Park ©
Aggtelek National Park
Bukk National Park ©
Bukk National Park

4
nights
Debrecen

Debrecen ©
Debrecen is the second largest city in Hungary after Budapest. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Agora Science Center and Puszta Animal Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Debrecen: Nyiregyhaza (Zoo Sosto, Sosto Museum Village, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hortobagy National Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Lajos Kossuth, get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Reformed College of Debrecen, and admire the striking features of Main Building of University of Debrecen.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Debrecen trip site.

Drive from Miskolc to Debrecen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Szeged.

Things to do in Debrecen

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Nyiregyhaza
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Zoo Sosto ©
Zoo Sosto
Hortobagy National Park ©
Hortobagy National Park
Agora Science Center ©
Agora Science Center

6
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. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Gyula Almasy Castle and Szeged Zoo. Venture out of the city with trips to Maze Theme Park Csillagosveny (in Opusztaszer), Koros Torok Sandy Beach (in Csongrad) and Nadi Boldogasszony Plebania (in Gyula). The adventure continues: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, don't miss a visit to Kossuth Square, admire the landmark architecture of University of Szeged, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Votive Church.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Szeged trip planner.

Traveling by car from Debrecen to Szeged takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December in Szeged, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Pecs.

Things to do in Szeged

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kecskemet, Gyula, Korosvolgyi Zoo and Visitors' Centre, Munkacsy Mihaly Muzeum, Beach
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Votive Church ©
Votive Church
Maze Theme Park Csillagosveny
Maze Theme Park Csillagosveny
Szeged Zoo ©
Szeged Zoo

7
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. Attractions like Zsolnay Museum and Boszenfa Deer Farm - Petting Zoo make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Pecs side-trips: Our Lady of the Assumption Cathedral (in Kaposvar), Thermal Lake of Heviz (in Heviz) and Katica Tanya (in Patca). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Early Christian Mausoleum, explore the historical opulence of Ozora Castle, get to know the fascinating history of Trinity Square, and wander the wide-open spaces of Okopark Bukkosd.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Pecs journey planner.

Getting from Szeged to Pecs by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Pecs can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Keszthely.

Things to do in Pecs

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Abaliget, Siklos, Pecsvarad Castle, Orfu Aquapark, Our Lady of the Assumption Cathedral
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Early Christian Mausoleum ©
Early Christian Mausoleum
Thermal Lake of Heviz ©
Thermal Lake of Heviz
Katica Tanya ©
Katica Tanya

7
nights
Keszthely

Keszthely ©
Keszthely is a Hungarian city of 20,895 inhabitants located on the western shore of Lake Balaton. Kids will appreciate attractions like Lake Balaton and Veszprem Zoo. Explore Keszthely's surroundings by going to Balatonfured (King Christ Roman Catholic Parish Church, Annagora Aquapark, &more), Tapolca (Malom Lake & Csobanc) and Kisfaludy Aussichtsturm (in Badacsony). There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Szep Look-out, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Hungary Church, do a tasting at Skizo Wine House, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Balaton Uplands National Park.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Keszthely online road trip planner.

You can drive from Pecs to Keszthely in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In December, daytime highs in Keszthely are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Gyor.

Things to do in Keszthely

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Balatonfured, Tapolca, Balatonederics, Szep Look-out, Balaton Uplands National Park
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Lake Balaton ©
Lake Balaton
Malom Lake ©
Malom Lake
Csobanc ©
Csobanc

5
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. Family-friendly places like Pannon csillagda and Railway Lantern Museum will thrill your kids. Explore Gyor's surroundings by going to Pannonhalma Archabbey (in Pannonhalma), Mor (Csabi Miklos' Cellar & Geszler Family Winery) and Somlo Mountain (in Doba). The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Chapter Hill, take in the spiritual surroundings of Borostyan Fountain, identify plant and animal life at Sarvar Arboretum, and explore the activities along Derito Lake.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Gyor online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Keszthely to Gyor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December, daytime highs in Gyor are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Gyor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bakonybel, Mor, Pannonhalma Archabbey, Railway Lantern Museum, Ferto / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape
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Somlo Mountain ©
Somlo Mountain
Pannon csillagda
Pannon csillagda
Sarvar Arboretum ©
Sarvar Arboretum

11
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Hungarian Parliament Building and Matthias Church. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, admire the landmark architecture of Dohány Street Synagogue, and admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Gyor to Budapest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Fun & Games Museums Historic Sites
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Szechenyi Lanchid ©
Szechenyi Lanchid

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