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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.Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. For shopping fun, head to Andrassy Avenue or Central Market Hall. The adventure continues: take in the natural beauty of Palatinus Strandfürdő, step into the grandiose world of Buda Castle, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, and wander the streets of Vaci Street.
To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest road trip planner.
If you are flying in from Malta, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. September in Budapest sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.
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