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
Let us organize an exclusive tour of Jaroslav Springer Winery, known for its outstanding pinot noir. Enjoy a private tasting and delightful bites made with local ingredients.
2 hours 37 minutes from Prague / 3 hours from Budapest
Include a visit to this pioneering prototype of modern architecture in your road trip, and let our Concierge team arrange a tour of the villa and garden of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
2 hours 16 minutes from Prague / 3 hours 25 minutes from Budapest
Stop at Macocha Gorge, a sinkhole in the Czech Republic’s Moravian Karst cave system, if you want to witness a geological marvel – or simply wish to add something unexpected to your road trip.
2 hours 49 minutes from Prague / 3 hours 53 minutes from Budapest
Discover Hungary’s oldest abbey, a UNESCO World Heritage Site still active today. Our Concierge team can arrange a private tour of the archabbey, its winery and its botanical herb garden. You may even be able to join the monks in their midday prayer.
4 hours 22 minutes from Prague / 1 hour 26 minutes from Budapest
Once You’ve Arrived
- 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.Contact
- 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.Book this Experience
- 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.Contact
Learn More About Prague From Our Team
- Local Gems That Can’t Be Missed
Insiders from Four Seasons Hotel Prague share their favourite spots to eat, drink and play around the Hotel.Read More
- Unpacking List
It’s not the things you take with you that define your journey; it’s the experiences you have and the memories you bring home. Explore our Guest Experience Manager’s five sensory “souvenirs.”Read More
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.
- 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)
- 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
- Unpacking List
Our Chef Concierge at Four Seasons Gresham Palace Budapest has crafted eight unforgettable experiences, making it easy to access some of the city’s rarest, most inspirational opportunities. Go beyond the ordinary and see everything from a different perspective.Read More
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.