8 days in Czech Republic & Hungary Itinerary

8 days in Czech Republic & Hungary Itinerary

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1
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
2
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights

3
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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
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.
Visiting St. George Forest (Svatojirsky les) and Cayman Travel will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lobkowicz Palace and Powder Tower. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Ludmila, take some stellar pictures from Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument, and take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum in Prague.

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Tirana, Albania to Prague is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tirana in December, expect nights in Prague to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

St. George Forest (Svatojirsky les)
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Lobkowicz Palace ©
Lobkowicz Palace

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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the world behind art at Egon Schiele Art Centrum, examine the collection at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, thensteep yourself in history at Cesky Krumlov Castle, thencontemplate the long history of Minorite Monastery, and finally contemplate the long history of Latran houses.

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Traveling by car from Prague to Cesky Krumlov takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, daytime highs in Cesky Krumlov are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Museums
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Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Latran houses
Latran houses

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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.
On the 4th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, head off the coast to Priest's Island (Pap-sziget), and then pause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Danube River, thenboost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, and then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum.

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You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Nature Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Priest's Island (Pap-sziget)
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
House of Terror Museum ©
House of Terror Museum
Thermal Spas

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