Budapest— 4 nights
Sat, Dec 29 - Wed, Jan 2
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 Matthias Church. You'll explore and learn at House of Terror Museum and Balazs Folk Art Gallery. There's lots more to do: boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).
For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Budapest online trip maker.
If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Budapest
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