Budapest Travel Tips

Cruise the Danube River

By Viator, March 2015

4 star rating: Recommended 510 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Nothing compares to the romance of cruising the River Danube at night and seeing the twinkling lights of central Europe?s most beautiful city. Deserving of its nickname, "of the East", ...  Read more

Wine Tasting in Budapest

By Viator, March 2015

4 star rating: Recommended 33 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Hungary produces quality wines from 22 wine-growing regions and is now challenging France in the wine-producing stakes, with quality vintages that rival the reds of Bordeaux, aided by the perfect ...  Read more

3 Days in Budapest: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, March 2015

4.5 star rating: Recommended 772 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Explore the fascinating past and dynamic present of Hungary?s capital. Day 1: Historic Buda First, get your bearings. The Danube follows a roughly north-south route through the middle of the ...  Read more

folklore music and evening meal

By Tim P , March 2015

Brilliant evening. Great gypsy music and dancing. Wonderful food and wine. Taken wine to wine cellar on outskirts of Budapest. Lovely greeting with brandy. Meal very authentic cuisine. Entertainment ...  Read more

Christmas and New Year's Eve in Budapest

By Viator, November 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 10 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

With the central Andrássy Boulevard glittering with illuminations, the frozen City Park Lake transforming into a gigantic natural ice rink and the city landmarks dusted with snow, winter is a ...  Read more


By JAMES R , United Kingdom, November 2013

Excellent way to see Budapest (both Buda and Pest) and great value for money. Lots of stops so getting around easy and goes to most of the main tourist hot spots. Great value bought via Viator. Read more

Christmas Markets in Budapest

By Viator, November 2013

4.5 star rating: Recommended 8 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Budapest celebrates Christmas in style, with several markets opening in mid-November and staying in business until after New Year. The city dresses in its festive finery, with twinkling Christmas ...  Read more

Perfect entry into Central and Eastern Europe, start it in Budapest!!!

By Dubi , Hungary, June 2013

I recommend to anyone and everyone who ask about visiting Europe. I first warn people that you cannot conquer Europe so break down your ideas and what you want to see. If you are limited in time, ...  Read more

One Day in Budapest

By Sasha , February 2013

Orient yourself with a walking tour of Budapest, Hungary?s capital and a city cleft in half by the mighty River Danube. Start in Pest, the left-bank city of wide boulevards and Jugendstil ...  Read more

Visiting Budapest in Winter

By Sasha , February 2013

Sprawled across the River Danube, the two halves of Budapest look fetching in winter under a coating of snow, but temperatures drop well below freezing so wrap up warm. But there is plenty to do and ...  Read more

New Year?s Eve in Budapest

By Sasha , December 2012

With its reputation as a party city, Budapest celebrates Szilveszter, Hungary?s New Year, with a bang. Street parties take place across the city and the explosion of fireworks marks midnight over the ...  Read more

Budapest by Bike

By John Reality , Cambodia, July 2012

The many beautiful bridges that span the Danube (a total of 10) are best toured by bike, as is much of the rest of the city. Luckily, there are a number of reputable operations geared up to ...  Read more

Wine Tasting in and Around Budapest

By John Reality , Cambodia, June 2012

There aren?t any noteworthy vineyards in Budapest , but there are plenty of opportunities to sample domestic and foreign wines at a number fantastic locations. The following are a few of the ...  Read more

Free Things to Do in Budapest

By John Reality , Cambodia, May 2012

Budapest has long been a proud cultural staple of Europe, and these days, you would be pressed not to find at least some arts and music events to attend around the city. Unfortunately, not all of ...  Read more

Strolling from Roosevelt to Liberty

By John Reality , Cambodia, April 2012

Situated at the foot of the beautiful Chain Bridge, Roosevelt Square (named in honor of the former American president in 1947, and recently renamed in honor of Széchenyi István) offers ...  Read more

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