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Gems of southern Hungary: Kalocsa and Pécs

Explore the Transdanubia region of Hungary, that is full of rich history and interesting sights! Visit Kalocsa; the ’Paprika Capital’ of Hungary and see amazing mosques, churches and Roman ruins of Pécs!

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Kalocsa is located south of Budapest, near the River Danube. After about two hours drive we arrive in one of the oldest towns in Hungary that is famed for its paprika and embroidery.

Kalocsa is the Episcopal see of one of the four Catholic archbishops in Hungary and it has a beautiful cathedral, the Bishop’s Palace and the Roman Catholic Academy.

Besides these impressive buildings the city has more specialities in store for us!

In the Paprika Museum of Kalocsa you will have the opportunity to learn about the history of the paprika and the manufacturing process of the world famous Hungarian paprika.

Do not miss the Folk Art Museum of Kalocsa that is located inside a 200-year-old traditional peasant house decorated with old Kalocsa folk motifs. This museum represents the typical interior of a 20th-century Hungarian peasant home.

After about one and half hours drive we arrive in the 2000-year-old city Pécs. Here you will have the opportunity to visit the Mosque of Pasha Gazi Kassim that now serves as a Catholic church. The Mosque is located in the heart of the city, not far away from the Early Christian Burial Thombs (UNESCO World Heritage Site), that is a must see if you are interested in history!

Pécs, the fifth largest city of Hungary; the city of the first university of the country founded in 1367; the richest town of Hungary in terms of Turkish architecture, has so much to offer for you! Do not miss this tour, that can be totally tailor-made to your interests!

Duration: 9-10 hours


1 person 2 persons 3 persons 4-7 persons 8- persons
100.000,-/pers 50.000,-/pers 40.000,-/pers 38.000,-/pers 37.000,-/pers


  • personal guide
  • transportation by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • entrance fee to the Paprika Museum and Folk Art Museum of Kalocsa
  • lunch in a nice restaurant
  • pick-up and drop-off that can be arranged from the Budapest location of your choice

Are you interested in folk art? Do you want to see the beautiful Kalocsa embroidery? Book this tour via info@tailormadetraveling.com!

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