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5days 4nights in budapest enough or too long?

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5days 4nights in budapest enough or too long?

Any suggestions on this?


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1. Re: 5days 4nights in budapest enough or too long?

It isn't enough to see and experience everything - I have been visiting for nearly 40 years, and there is loads I have yet to see - but will give you time to see the most important things at a reasonably leisurely pace.

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2. Re: 5days 4nights in budapest enough or too long?

Hello bakemachine

Without any of us knowing you personally, its a bit difficult to answer this question in the most meaningful way. The answer very much depends on what style of travel you prefer as well as how comprehensively and/or leisurely you prefer to spend your time when you visit a city for the first time.

Some of us enjoy exploring every corner of every street when visiting new places and this requires more time. Others enjoy visiting more leisurely and don’t care for departing too soon after arrival, even if they don’t plan to do/see that much during their trip. For these types of travellers, longer stays in places like Budapest are fine and can be much enjoyed.

On the flip side, many travellers prefer what I like to call surface-level travel. This is faster-paced, visiting selected highlights before moving on. This allows travellers to see more total destinations during shorter periods of time, but it means seeing less in each respective place. For this type of person, longer visits can seem dreadful.

Anyway, have a think and let the forum know more about your travel preference and situation for this holiday trip. This will assist the regular forum members in giving you more precise and useful thoughts and suggestions about whether 5 days is too much, just right or perhaps not enough for you.

Best of luck with your travel research and hope you enjoy Budapest and whatever other places you might visit.

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3. Re: 5days 4nights in budapest enough or too long?

Certainly not to long, probably to short. This comes from someone who went for 4 days, came back for 4 weeks and is returning this summer for 9 weeks.

4. Re: 5days 4nights in budapest enough or too long?

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