Fall 2016 Adventure in Hungary

Fall 2016 — Adventure in Hungary

Day 1: Arrive at Liszt Ferenc airport and travel by first class coach to Kecskemét. Dinner and overnight in Kecskemet.

Day 2: Tour Kecskemét and visit a famous egg painter and the Zwack Distillery. Dinner and overnight in Kecskemét.

Day 3: Travel to Kalocsa and take part in a paprika harvest and enjoy a traditional lunch and folklore show. Overnight in Kecskemét.

Day 4: Travel to Szeged, including a visit to the Pick museum. Lunch in a typical csarda. Visit the Historical Memorial Park in Ópusztaszer. 

Day 5: Visit to the Kiskunmajsa museum commemorating the 1956 revolution, the Lace House in Kishunhalas with a supper and wine tasting. 

Day 6: Visit the Lazar Farm and enjoy their horse show and traditional lunch with gypsy music. Travel to Hollókő, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987. Overnight in Eger.

Day7: Sightseeing in Eger including the castle, a short organ concert at the Roman CatholicCathedral, etc. Wine and dinner in a local restaurant. Overnight in Eger.

Day 8: Travel to Szilvasvárad to see the Lippizaner farm and travel by narrow gauge train through the forest for a trout picnic lunch. A visit to the Stühmer Chocolate factory. Overnight in Eger.

Day 9: Travel to Miskolc and Lillafüred. Free time for the wellness facilities and enjoy the beautiful surrounding area. Renaissance dinner and music in the Matthias Restaurant. Overnight in Lillafüred.

Day 10: Travel to Tokaj to enjoy the Wine Festival with street vendors and traditional street food. Visit the neighboring village of Mád and the Aszú museum. Wine tasting and dinner. Overnight in Lillafüred.

Day 11: Excursion to Nyírség and a visit to the pilgrimage site of Mariapocs. Pálinka tasting and dinner at the Elixir Distillery. Overnight in Lillafüred.

Day 12: Visit the baroque Gödöllő Royal Palace and spend some time on the grounds of the favorite residence of Queen Elisabeth (Sisi). Overnight in Budapest.

Day 13: City sightseeing tour of Budapest, including an inside visit of the Mátyás Church. Visit to the Törley Champagne Factory in Budafok. Dinner and folklore show. Overnight in Budapest.

Day 14: A little time in Budapest and the Etyek Wine Region. Wine tasting at and a family run winery. Farewell dinner with a tasting of the local wines. Overnight in Budapest.

Day 15: Travel to Liszt Ferenc Airport.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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