Route & dates
Budapest— 3 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.Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), and take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid.
For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Budapest trip itinerary site.
If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. In January, daytime highs in Budapest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Budapest
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