8 days in Budapest & Tapolca Itinerary

8 days in Budapest & Tapolca Itinerary

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Budapest
— 5 nights
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Tapolca
— 1 night
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Budapest

— 5 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.
Kids will enjoy Hungarian Parliament Building and Fisherman's Bastion. Venture out of the city with trips to Eger (Gardonyi Geza Emlekmuzeum, Eger Castle, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Matthias Church, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, don't miss a visit to Heroes' Square, and admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Budapest trip maker site.

Tbilisi, Georgia to Budapest is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Tbilisi to Budapest due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tbilisi in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Budapest, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tapolca.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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Tapolca

— 1 night
Tapolca is a town in Veszprém county, Hungary, close to Lake Balaton. On the 28th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Malom Lake, explore the historical opulence of Szigliget Castle, then enjoy breathtaking views from Kisfaludy Aussichtsturm, and finally Head underground at Csodabogyos Cave. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Sumeg Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ruins of the Pauline Monastery, and then kick back and relax at Fonyodi Dog Bathing.

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Traveling by car from Budapest to Tapolca takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tapolca

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Beaches

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