Hungary Travel Tips

16 Grand Things to Do in Budapest

By Viator, March 2016

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1564 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Nestled on the banks of the Danube river, Budapest is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that's earned the nickname "the Paris of the East" for its beautiful setting and stunning architecture. From ...  Read more

Christmas and New Year's Eve in Budapest

By Viator, December 2015

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 11 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

Christmas Markets in Budapest

By Viator, December 2015

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

Jewish Budapest Walking Tours

By Viator, November 2015

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 70 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

With the largest Jewish Community in Central Europe and a rich Jewish heritage that dates back to medieval times, discovering Budapest?s Jewish history and culture makes a fascinating addition to ...  Read more

Cruise the Danube River

By Viator, November 2015

4 star rating: Recommended 868 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, May 2015

4.5 star rating: Recommended 58 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, April 2015

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1506 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

Big Bus Sightseeing Tours in Europe

By Viator, July 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 856 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Is it your first time to Paris? Need an introduction to London? Want to see the highlights of Budapest? A Big Bus Sightseeing Tour is the perfect way to orient yourself in a European city you don?t ...  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

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


By Anonymous, January 2013

We traveled to Budapest while touring the Christmas Markets of Europe. There ae actually two cities, Buda and Pest (pronounced Pesht). It was beautiful and I really enjoyed all the sites. The ...  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

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