Route & dates
Budapest— 4 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.Get some cultural insight at Fisherman's Bastion and House of Terror Museum. You'll explore and learn at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria) and Balazs Folk Art Gallery. The adventure continues: indulge your taste buds at Central Market Hall, wander the streets of Vaci Street, contemplate the waterfront views at Danube River, and steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest online visit planner.
If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Budapest
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