Hungary is bordered by Austria to the west, Slovakia to the north, Romania to the east and Croatia to the south. Due to its location, it’s a popular travel destination in its own right or in combination with any of its neighboring countries. The capital city of Budapest is divided into sides with the Danube River running through it. The left bank is the Buda side and is where many of the city’s popular attractions can be found; the Pest side is on the right of the Danube.
A Budapest vacation historic sights such as St. Matthias Church, a neo-Gothic landmark church with an interior of stained glass windows and fantastic frescos that rivals the exterior in beauty, and Fisherman’s Bastion, offering fantastic views of the city. Trains bound for international destinations depart from Budapest’s Nyugati Train Station, which dates back to 1877. The Danube Express includes Budapest as a hub for many of its Budapest vacations including the extensive Istanbul to Prague itinerary and shorter trips like The Transylvanian.
Hungary Train Vacations
Jewels of Central Europe 18 days from $6289
A sailing along the Moselle, Rhine, Main, and Danube Rivers is the centerpiece of your 18-day rail-river cruise vacation that begins in the City of Light, Paris, and takes you by high-speed train to Luxembourg, where you will board your river cruise ship for the 14-night journey through Germany, Austria and Hungary.
Departs from April 2017 to August 2018.
The Golden Eagle Danube Express - Balkan Odyssey 11 days from $9195
Relaxing and sophisticated, you’ll relish the leisurely pace as you’re transported to some of Europe’s most intriguing destinations, whilst enjoying the intimacy of your private carriage.
Departs from September 2017 to September 2018.
The Golden Eagle Danube Express - Grand Alpine Express 11 days from $9195
Traverse some of the most scenic railway lines in the world as the Golden Eagle Danube Express weaves its way through tunnels, across viaducts and over mountain passes.
Departs from June 2018 to June 2018.
The Golden Eagle Danube Express - New Year in Vienna 9 days from $7495
Celebrate New Year in style on board the Golden Eagle Danube Express with a special festive departure across Central Europe
Departs from December 2017 to December 2018.
The Golden Eagle Danube Express - Treasures of Eastern Europe 14 days from $11595
Uncover the treasured relics of Eastern Europe on this remarkable rail journey aboard the Golden Eagle Danube Express.
Departs from August 2018 to August 2018.
Venice Simplon Orient Express - Istanbul, Bucharest, Budapest & Venice 6 days from $9710
Enjoy a luxury train ride through southern Europe where there's plenty of time for sightseeing in Bucharest, Budapest, Vienna, and Venice.
Departs from September 2017 to September 2017.
Venice Simplon Orient Express - Paris-Budapest-Bucharest-Istanbul 6 days from $18954
Take a journey across Europe from Paris, with stops in Budapest and Bucharest before reaching your final destination of Istanbul.
Departs from August 2017 to August 2017.