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Remarkable architectural landmarks, mineral spas fit for royalty and geothermal lakes await visitors in this exciting Central European country. Steeped in rich history, culture and breathtaking natural beauty, Hungary offers a trip you'll never forget.
Expedia offers 4075 hotels starting at AU$98 a night here. But if you bundle your flights, hotel, car rental and experiences to create your own Hungary Holiday Package, you’ll save a tonne of cash. Love the thought of taking in some of Budapest’s stunning sights from the waters of the Danube, or pedalling through its vibrant streets and historic neighbourhoods? Just add a couple of tours to your package.
Day 1-2: Discover the true vibe of Budapest at the Grand Market Hall, located in an impressive neo-Gothic building, followed by an enchanting dinner cruise on the Danube River. Join a guided tour of the city’s most well-known landmarks, such as Halaszbastya, the Hungarian Parliament Building, the Citadella and St. Stephen's Basilica.
Day 3-4: No trip to Hungary is complete without dipping your toes into one of the mineral-rich cave baths. Around two hours northeast of the capital, the Miskolctapolca Cave Bath is the perfect way to relax. Rent a car and visit Diosgyor Castle and the Lillafured Forest Train while you're in the area.
Day 5-6: Laze in the warm, medicinal waters of Lake Heviz. Afterwards, explore the many popular attractions around the picturesque Lake Balaton.
Traditional folk music, local delicacies and fearsome costumes designed to scare away the winter mark the Busojaras Festival in the days leading up to Easter each year.