Prague and Budapest exude Old World elegance and romance through architecture, culture and artistic heritage. We curate your journeys to unveil hidden gems and untold stories. Visit enchanting castles, listen to local music and experience centuries-old traditions.

Distance & Travel Time

527 km (327 miles)
Travel Time
5 hours 30 minutes by car

Road Trip Highlight

Tour a Fairy-Tale Chateau
Stop by a small village called Lednice, famous for its chateau surrounded by extensive parklands. Tour the original 12th-century chateau interior, rebuilt to its romantic neo-Gothic style in the beautiful winery region, and explore the gardens – a perfect opportunity to stretch your legs after the drive. Our culinary team will be happy to pack a picnic for you and your loved ones to enjoy on the castle grounds. In the summer, take a boat cruise along the River Dyje or a carriage ride through the village. 2 hours 40 minutes from Prague / 3 hours from Budapest

More Experiences Along the Way

Once You’ve Arrived

  • Couple enjoying river boat trip in Prague
    Ignite Romance on the River

    See Prague from a different angle aboard our charming wooden boat on the Vltava River. Your personal ship’s captain will take you on a romantic tour, where you can watch the city’s fairy-tale silhouette. Sip a glass of Prosecco and enjoy a light snack or meal as you gaze at this enchanting city.

  • Indulge in a Sunset Dinner

    Spend an evening with your loved one on the rooftop terrace MIRU. Savour Japanese fusion cuisine with a backdrop of a dreamlike sunset and sparkling views of Prague Castle, Charles Bridge and the Vltava River.

  • Watch Bohemia Crystal in the Making

    Discover centuries-old Bohemia crystal glassmaking with the help of the Hotel. In the village of Nižbor, meet the crafters of traditional handmade Czech crystal, and witness the magic of glass blowing and engraving. You’ll even get a chance to participate.

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  • Looking up at historic Prague Karlstejn Castle towers, castle walls on sunny day
    Travel Back in Time

    Venture on a half-day trip to Karlstejn, a romantic 14th-century Gothic castle outside Prague. Founded by King Charles IV as a place to store royal treasures, holy relics and the crown jewels, the castle and its surroundings make for amazing exploration.


Learn More About Prague From Our Team

Four Seasons Hotel Prague

There’s a certain magic in the air around Old Town Square, Charles Bridge, the Vltava and up the tallest spires of Prague Castle – and that’s just what you can see from our Hotel. When you stay with us, you open the door to a vibrant and unexpected experience that mirrors the city itself.

featured offer
Discover Prague – 20% Off

Experience Prague with 20% off your stay and a EUR 50 credit towards dining and spa.

Old Town Prague, view past historic posts over city rooftops
  • offer valid for: Oct 20 2021 – Dec 30 2021 Jan 3 2022 – Dec 23 2022
  • minimum stay: 2 nights


  • 20% off our Room Rate
  • EUR 50 Hotel credit per room, per stay, applicable towards purchases in the Hotel's restaurants and bars, as well as for In-Room Dining and spa treatments
  • Complimentary upgrade to the next accommodation category, subject to availability at check-in (excludes specialty suites)
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Let us help you plan your Prague experiences. +420 221 426 780 Contact
  • Go Speedboating at Sunset

    Travel along the Danube at sunset as the city of lights comes to life. On your private Venetian-style speedboat, a glass of sparkling wine in hand, take in magnificent views of the illuminated skyline. The excursion ends with “a James Bond moment” as the boat suddenly picks up speed.

  • Listen Live and Taste Tradition

    At Kollázs – Brasserie and Bar, we offer the quintessential Hungarian menu based on the chef’s grandmother’s recipes. Join us at the bar and catch a live DJ or band performance. Or let our Concierge find the perfect soundtrack for your adventures out in Budapest’s live music scene.

  • Tour and Taste at a Royal Palace

    Visit the former royal residence of Elisabeth, Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary, just 30 minutes from Budapest. Let our expert guide take you on a fabulous tour of Hungarian history, finished in style with a slice of Sachertorte, Austria’s signature cake.

  • Spend a Day on Lake Balaton

    Set sail on your private, brand-new Bavaria 33 Sailing Boat on Lake Balaton, the “Hungarian sea,” only a 1.5-hour drive from Budapest. The picturesque shoreline has public and private beaches, underwater cave galleries, volcanic hills and ancient fortresses – and endless spots to enjoy a bespoke picnic.

Learn More About Budapest From Our Team

Royal Suite stone balcony with Danube River and Budapest view at sunset

Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest

A landmark on one of Europe’s most scenic rivers, our Hotel is an art nouveau masterpiece in the heart of the city’s vibrant gastronomic district. Offering panoramic vistas of the Royal Castle, Buda Hills and majestic Chain Bridge, the beautiful Gresham Palace is the only Forbes Five-Star hotel in Budapest.

featured offer
Budapest Escape – 20% Off

Enjoy 20% off our Room Rate when you stay two or more nights in any guest room or selected suite.

Széchenyi Chain Bridge over the Danube River, uplit Buda Castle at night
  • offer valid for: Oct 20 2021 – Mar 31 2022
  • minimum stay: 2 nights


  • 20% off our Room Rate
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Let us help you plan your Budapest experiences. +361 268 5080 Contact

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