11 days in Budapest, Bratislava & Prague Itinerary

11 days in Budapest, Bratislava & Prague Itinerary

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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 2 nights
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights


Budapest, Hungary

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest tour itinerary builder.

Belo Horizonte, Brazil to Budapest is an approximately 21-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Belo Horizonte to Budapest. When traveling from Belo Horizonte in April, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Budapest: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Fun & Games

Bratislava, Slovakia

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, don't miss a visit to Slavin War Memorial, and then take an in-depth tour of Devin Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Svaty Michal a Svaty Jan Nepomucky, steep yourself in history at Michalska Brana, enjoy breathtaking views from UFO Observation Deck, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), then visit Bratislava Old Town, and finally snap pictures at New Bridge (Novy Most).

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You can drive from Budapest to Bratislava in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Bratislava can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Charles Bridge, make a trip to Staromestske namesti, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague.

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You can drive from Bratislava to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. April in Prague sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Slovakia travel guide

Landmarks · Castles · Monuments
Heart of Europe
A land of magnificent castles, untouched nature, and rich cultural heritage, Slovakia is a jewel in the heart of Europe that's waiting to be discovered. Larger cities such as Bratislava and Kosice feature historic architecture and offer numerous sightseeing opportunities and exciting art scenes, while the traditional villages are the perfect place to get acquainted with local customs. Some of the country's most popular tourist destinations are its numerous spa resorts, famous for their therapeutic properties, and a selection of wooden churches, many of which are World Heritage Sites. Those looking for nature's attractions can enjoy everything from the thick forests and snowy peaks of the Tatra Mountains, to one of Europe's largest concentrations of subterranean caves. The country's cuisine reflects its multi-cultural history and is a definite must-try.