9 days in Munich, Salzburg & Budapest Itinerary

9 days in Munich, Salzburg & Budapest Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Omaha, United States
Fly:  17 h
1
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
End: Omaha, United States

2
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Munich is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Marienplatz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, admire the striking features of St. Peter's Church, and contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Munich day trip tool.

Omaha, USA to Munich is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 7 hours. Traveling from Omaha in October, expect nights in Munich to be about the same, around 41°F, while days are slightly colder, around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
English Garden ©
English Garden

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): examine the collection at Salzburg Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thenadmire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Mirabell Palace, examine the collection at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), thentake an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, thenshop like a local with Getreidegasse, and finally explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Salzburg trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Munich to Salzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Dohány Street Synagogue, thenappreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank, and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), thenadmire the striking features of Belvarosi Nagyboldogasszony Foplebaniatemplom, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Budapest online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Salzburg to Budapest in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. October in Budapest sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 43°F at night. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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