Day 1: BUDAPEST
Arrival transfer from airport to hotel. Accommodation. Overnight.
Day 2: BUDAPEST – GAY TOUR
Buffet Breakfast and start your tour together with our Gay/Lesbian Guide from the first side of Budapest, Pest. Start from the historic downtown of Pest where you will visit the Hungarian State Opera House, a neo-Renaissance opera house, Deák Square, Váci Street, one of the main pedestrian area and perhaps the most famous street of central Budapest, and the Great Market Hall with its over 100 market stalls and endless choices of regional products. Finally reach the imposing Hungarian Parliament Building, a magnificent example of Neo-Gothic architecture and considered among the most beautiful parliaments buildings in the world. Enjoy this special tour and admire the most important building of the city. Lunch on your own. Afternoon free for individual visits and shopping. Dinner on your own. Overnight.
Day 3: BUDAPEST - VISEGRAD - ESZTERGOM - BUDAPEST
Buffet Breakfast and departure by private car or minibus to Visegrad. Explore Hungary`s history along the Danube river. Visit Visegrád and the 750 year-old ruins of the formal Royal Residence. Learn about life in the Middle Ages and enjoy the panorama of the Danube Valley. Lunh on your own. Continue to Esztergom, considered the Northern gate of Budapest and the center of the Catholic church. Visit Hungary's largest cathedral, a resting place of famous Hungarian cardinals. Back to Budapest. Dinner on your own and overnight.
Day 4: BUDAPEST - GODOLLO - EGER - BUDAPEST
Buffet Breakfast and departure by private car or minibus to Gödöllő and to the summer palace of princess Sissi – breath of the Hungarian-Austrian Monarchy. The royal palace – a beautiful Baroque building - and its large park with horse stables and Riding school was built in the 1800’s for the wife of the Austrian Emperor. Have pictures taken in contemporary dress/suits. Continue on to Eger for lunch on your own. Visit the ruins of a XIVth century fortress, with some information about the Hungarian battle against Ottoman Turks in the XV th century. Also visit the beautiful city of Eger. Continue your visit the Valley of Beautiful Women, taste wines from Eger’s regional winelands. Eger is great Hungarian wine countryside and visitors can sample local wines at the many local wine cellars. Back to Budapest. Dinner on your own and overnight.
Day 5: BUDAPEST - HÉVIZ
Buffet Breakfast and departure by private car or minibus to Héviz. The Lake of Héviz is the largest biologically active, natural thermal lake of the world, the bottom of the lake is covered by mud, which used for medical treatments and packing. Effective healings for various types of medical problems such as Autoimmune, gynecological and dermatological problems. On the way stop in Balatonfured, Tihany and Keszthely, all cities near Balaton lake. Visit Keszthely city and Festetics Castle, XVIII c. baroque. Continue to Balatonfured, the capital of lake Balaton, the largest lake in Central Europe. The most common words that describe this city are history, culture, wine, and hospitality. Carry on to other place on the west side of Balaton – Tihany, see the old Benedictine abbey and monastery, which was founded in 1055, then walk around the village. Lunch on your own in the area. Continue to your hotel. Dinner on your own and overnight.
Day 6: HÉVIZ - LAKE BALATON - HÉVIZ
Buffet Breakfast and free time in the city of Héviz exploring the idyllic landscape, the charming villages and the lake. Lunch on your own. In the afternoon, enjoy a Balaton lake boat cruise. Dinner on your own and overnight.
Day 7: HÉVIZ - PÉCS - BUDAPEST
Buffet Breakfast and departure by private car or minibus to Pécs. Founded as Sopianae 2000 years ago by the Romans and known as Fünfkirchen by the Germans, today’s Pécs is a pleasant small (but still one of the largest in Hungary) university town. In 2000, the Early Cristian Necropolis of Pécs was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Pécs was one of the European Capitals of Culture in 2010. Lunch on your own. In the afternoon free time to explore the city, see the world-famous Zsolnai porcelain/ceramic manufacturers first established in the 18th century. Then back to Budapest. Dinner on your own and overnight.
Day 8: BUDAPEST
Buffet Breakfast in the hotel and transfer to the Budapest airport.
- Accommodation in LGBT selected Hotels
- Private Transfer by Car or Minibus from Budapest Airport to Hotel
- Half Day – Gaily Tour with LGBT Friendly Tour Guide of Budapest (3h)
- Entrance Fee – Hungarian Parliament Building
- Private Excursion by Car or Minibus from Budapest to Visegrad & Esztergom
- Entrance Fee - Royal Palace of Visegrád
- Private Excursion by Car or Minibus from Budapest to Gödöllő and Eger
- Entrance Fee - Royal Palace of Gödöllő
- Entrance Fee - Eger Castle
- Wine Tasting in Eger (2 Wines)
- Private Transfer by Car or Minibus from Budapest to Balatonfured, Tihany, Keszthely and Héviz
- Balaton Lake Boat Cruise
- Private Transfer by Car or Minibus from Héviz to Pécs and then Budapest
- Private Transfer by Car or Minibus from Hotel to Budapest Airport
- Tips, City Taxes and everything not listed under “Included features”
Ignas Tour Hotel CollectionACCOMMODATION:
5 Nights in LGBT Friendly Hotel 3* in Budapest – Star City Hotel (or similar)
2 Nights in LGBT Friendly Hotel 3* in Héviz – Elizabeth Hotel (or similar)
- Star City Hotel 3* or similar
Indirizzo: Budapest, István u. 14, 1078 Ungheria
Telefono: +36 1 479 0420
- Elizabeth Hotel 3* or similar
Indirizzo: Hévíz, Erzsébet királyné u. 13, 8380 Ungheria
Telefono: +36 83 342 035
* Price per person sharing a double/twin room:
|Dates||12 guests||10 guests||8 guests|
|Low Season||€ 600||€ 700||€ 750|
|Mid Season||€ 650||€ 750||€ 800|
|High Season||€ 700||€ 800||€ 850|
|Single supplement: € 250|
|Dates||6 guests||4 guests||2 guests|
|Low Season||€ 800||€ 900||€ 1200|
|Mid Season||€ 900||€ 1000||€ 1300|
|High Season||€ 1000||€ 1100||€ 1400|
|Single supplement: € 250|
Rates are Commissionable
*The itinerary is on request and rates are subject to the availability of the hotels at the time of booking. Prices are subject to change if travel occur during trade shows, bank holidays or special events and supplements may be applied.
Low Season: Oct - Nov - Dec - Jan - Feb
Mid Season: Mar - Jul - Aug
High Season: Apr - May - Jun - Sep
Largo Cesare Battisti, 26
39044 Egna BZ