2019 Kodály Tour Itinerary

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 1 - March 8, 2019

Depart from your hometown on your flight to Budapest.  

Day 2 - March 9, 2019

Arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.  Meet the driver who will take you from the airport to the hotel.  After checking in and getting settled into your room, explore the city on your own or tag along for Sightseeing with Shawn.  

Day 3 - March 10, 2019

Start off the morning with an incredible full buffet breakfast at the hotel or sleep in.

The group will meet for a welcome brunch followed by a guided city tour.  The evening is free to relax or explore even more or enjoy a “fireside” chat with your fellow travelers.  


Day 4 - March 11, 2019

Start off the morning with an incredible full buffet breakfast at the hotel. 

We will observe local school teachers as they use Kodály’s techniques to teach music. 

The afternoon is free to explore on your own or tag along for Sightseeing with Shawn. 

Day 5 , March 12, 2019

Day 5 is essentially the same as Day 4 with a few surprises!

Day 6 - March 13, 2019

After breakfast, we will check out of the hotel and depart for the birthplace of Kodály – the city of Kecskemét.  Upon arrival we will have a quick bite to eat and have a short tour of the Kodály Institute.  Dinner will be at a local restaurant.  We will overnight at a local hotel in Kesckemét. 

Day 7 , March 14, 2019

After breakfast, we will visit the Original Singing school in Kecskemét and have lunch at the school – it’s no school lunch you’ve ever had – it’s better!

After lunch, we will return to Budapest

Day 8 - March 15, 2019

This is the last day of the tour and it’s filled with whatever you want to do.  Today happens to be the Hungarian National Holiday commemorating the Hungarian Revolution of 1848.    The entire day is at your leisure or once again, tag along for Sightseeing with Shawn.  

Our farewell dinner will be one for the picture books as we have dinner at a very picturesque location with an incredible view of the city.

Day 9 , March 16, 2019

Depart for home or the extension tour to Prague and Vienna.  For the full extension itinerary, contact S C Tours and Events.  

Tour Inclusions

The itinerary includes the following:

  • 6-nights at a 4-star hotel in Budapest
  • 1-night at a hotel in Kecskemét
  • Breakfast daily at both hotels
  • Welcome brunch
  • Dinner in Kecskemét
  • Lunch in Kecskemét
  • Farewell dinner
  • Local transportation in Budapest via public transportation
  • Round trip transfers from Budapest to Kecskemét
  • Fully escorted
  • Tour management on-site

To register for the 2019 Kodály Tour, click HERE!