Route & dates
Budapest— 7 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.Shop till you drop at Central Market Hall and Herend Porcelain - Hadik Shop. Visit Tagore Promenade and Priest's Island (Pap-sziget) for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, and walk around Margaret Island.
To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Budapest trip builder tool.
If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. In October in Budapest, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Budapest
Tagore Promenade, Priest's Island (Pap-sziget)
Find places to stay Oct 27 — Nov 3: