13 days in Slovakia, Budapest & Prague Itinerary

13 days in Slovakia, Budapest & Prague Itinerary

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Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
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Nitra, Slovakia
— 1 night
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 3 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Buda Castle and Margaret Island. Next up on the itinerary: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), and admire the striking features of Matthias Church.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Budapest trip itinerary builder website.

Rome, Italy to Budapest is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Rome in July: high temperatures in Budapest hover around 33°C and lows are around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Nitra.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums
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World heritage site
Buda Castle
4.5

1
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Nitra, Slovakia

Nitra ©
Nitra is a city in western Slovakia, situated at the foot of Zobor Mountain in the valley of the river Nitra. On the 15th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Nitra Calvary, step into the grandiose world of Nitra Castle, then walk around Mestsky Park na Sihoti, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Michael the Archangel.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nitra trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Budapest to Nitra by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bratislava.

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Historic Sites · Parks
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Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Devin Castle and Blue Church of St. Elizabeth. Change things up with a short trip to Cerveny Kamen Castle in Cerveny Kamen (about 50 minutes away). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Hlavne Namestie, pause for some photo ops at Cumil, take a stroll through Bratislava Old Town, and explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bratislava trip maker.

Drive from Nitra to Bratislava in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

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Neighborhood
Bratislava Old Town
4.4
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History Museum
Devin Castle
4.5
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Landmark
Hlavne Namestie
4.3

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

City of a Hundred Spires

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hradcany and Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, take a stroll through Lesser Town, and get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Prague tour planner.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. When traveling from Bratislava in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Prague, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
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Must see
Prague Castle
4.5
Must see
Charles Bridge
4.6

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