Make the most of your visit to Eger, Hungary 

"Now I must make my way to Eger
Because my heart can no longer resist
So many sweet attractions."

Sándor Petőfi (Hungarian National Poet)

Welcome to, your one-stop shop for planning your visit to Eger.

We have all the information and services you could possibly need to make you trip to this beautiful city stress free, engaging and, most importantly, enjoyable.

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Some of the things we can help you with, include:

Eger, Hungary at Dusk (All Images on this page © Andyzbisko)

Just 90 minutes from Budapest, well-served by public transport and arguably the most beautiful city in Hungary, Eger is ideal for those wishing to escape the big city vibe of the capital.

The scene of a great siege in 1552, Eger is renowned for its fortress, Baroque architecture, wine and much, much more.

Dobó Square during Advent

Eger is little-known outside of Hungary, making it relatively unspoilt as it hasn't been subjected to the same crass commercialisation as Budapest.

Consequently, the city has managed to hold on to its uniqueness, giving visitors a taste of the real Hungary not a saccharine pastiche.

Its significance is reflected in the fact that it is the third most visited city in Hungary after Budapest and is second only to the capital in the amount of protected buildings within its boundaries.

Eger is on the edge of the stunning Bükk National Park, a mecca for walkers

Eger has all the advantages of a small city with the added feature of being slap bang in the middle of some of the most stunning scenery in Hungary. Not only that but surrounding Eger is a myriad of small villages all boasting fascinating histories and incomparable Magyar character.

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Our Services                                                                          

Tour Guiding

We can provide English speaking guides (native-speaker or Hungarian) who can either take you on one of our pre-planned Eger tours or on an excursion tailored to your needs and interests. Please take a look at our tours and excursions page to find out more.


There are all kinds of places to stay in and around Eger. From the expensive to  downright bargains, we have sifted through it all to bring you the best. Head on over to our accommodation page to find out more.

What Makes Eger So Special?                                                               

There is nowhere in Hungary that offers as much as Eger to the casual visitor:

...and so much more. We have set up this site and the services it offers to help you enjoy your trip to Eger and the surrounding countryside and villages to the fullest. So whether you are here for a day, a weekend or a week you will find all you need to know right here at

If you have any questions, queries or contributions, please contact us.

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