17 days in Romania & Hungary Itinerary

17 days in Romania & Hungary Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bucharest, Romania
— 3 nights
2
Brasov, Romania
— 3 nights
3
Eger, Hungary
— 3 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 7 nights

3
nights
Bucharest, Romania

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Bucharest is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, stroll around Herăstrău Park, and steep yourself in history at Stavropoleos Monastery.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Bucharest trip maker.

New Delhi, India to Bucharest is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -3.5 hour difference. Traveling from New Delhi in July, expect Bucharest to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours Breweries & Distilleries Museums
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Walking tours
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

3
nights
Brasov, Romania

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brasov: Crucea Caraiman (in Busteni), Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran) and La Prapastii Zarnesti (in Zarnesti). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Peles Castle, take in breathtaking views at Canionul Șapte Scări, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa, and buy something for everyone on your list at Coresi Shopping Mall.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Brasov travel planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bucharest to Brasov takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Eger.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Peles Castle, Crucea Caraiman, Rasnov Citadel, Poiana Brasov, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
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Poiana Brasov ©
Poiana Brasov
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle

3
nights
Eger, Hungary

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Eger is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Eger Castle, learn about winemaking at Sike Winery, get answers to all your questions at Visitor's Centre of the Eger Archbishop's Palace, and make a trip to Dobo Square.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Eger road trip website.

Traveling by car from Brasov to Eger takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Brasov to Eger. In July, daily temperatures in Eger can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Eger

Wineries Historic Sites Museums
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Bolyki Pinceszet ©
Bolyki Pinceszet
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Dobo Square ©
Dobo Square

7
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
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: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, try out the rides at Palatinus Strandfürdő, steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, and appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Budapest trip planner.

Getting from Eger to Budapest by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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