RESERVATIONS Find a Restaurant in Your City
  • Atlanta
  • Baltimore
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Denver
  • Houston
  • Las Vegas
  • Los Angeles
  • Miami
  • Minneapolis
  • New Orleans
  • New York City
  • Philadelphia
  • Phoenix
  • Portland
  • San Diego
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Seattle
  • Washington, D.C.
The Basics
Getting Around
Kids Attractions
Climate Info
Travel Articles
Popular City Guides

Budapest Travel Guide

Things to do in Budapest

Budapest''s rich and diverse history makes for some exciting sightseeing opportunities and visitors will enjoy exploring this magnificent city and find locals very hospitable. From monuments to museums and palaces, Budapest has a wide variety of sights to keep any tourist busy. Stroll through Memento Park, one of the city''s strangest attractions, which features giant statues which lined the city''s streets during the Communist era, or marvel at the Royal Palace, which dates back to the 13th Century. Visit the Parliament Buildings along the banks of the Danube River and walk along the Chain Bride, Budapest''s first bridge over the Danube. Visitors will do well to purchase the Budapest Tourist Card, which allows them unlimited travel on public transport, free or discounted entry into 60 museums and special sights, reductions on sightseeing tours, discounts on restaurants, spas and car rentals, and is valid for either 48 or 72 hours. The card can be bought from main metro ticket offices, tourist offices, travel agencies, hotels or the airport for HUF 6,300 for 48 hours or HUF 7,500 for 72 hours.

More about Budapest

Travel guide by (c) Globe Media Ltd. By its very nature much of the information in this travel guide is subject to change at short notice and travellers are urged to verify information on which they're relying with the relevant authorities. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss or inconvenience to any person as a result of information contained above. Luxury NEWS >