6 days in Budapest & Vienna Itinerary

6 days in Budapest & Vienna Itinerary

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1
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
2
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

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.
On the 10th (Mon), get in on the family fun at Visegradi Bobpalya, boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), thenappreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, appreciate the history behind Mansfeld Peter Memorial, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, thensteep yourself in history at Matthias Church, and finally take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Budapest trip itinerary builder website.

Milan, Italy to Budapest is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Traveling from Milan in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Budapest, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Thermal Spas

3
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the 12th (Wed), hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, and then get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Belvedere Palace, and finally examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Vienna driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In August in Vienna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Vienna

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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo

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