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Hello March - Budapest Events in March 2018

Hello March - Budapest Events in March 2018

Posted by: Roberta Gyori03/01/2018

Celebrate the start of spring wit some great festivals and outdoor events. Try some delicious Fisherman's soup at the annual Fish Festival, sample some Hungarian delicacies at the Flavors...


Air Canada Adds Budapest to its International Network

Posted by: Roberta Gyori04/01/2016

Air Canada’s 2016 summer season will introduce seasonal non-stop service from Toronto to Budapest. The new route will be operated by Air Canada Rouge, Air Canada's leisure carrier.


Hello February - Budapest Events in February 2016

Posted by: Roberta Gyori02/01/2016

With the ongoing Farsang (the carnival season in Hungary), the upcoming Valentine's Day, two great gastro events, and a brand new beer festival there is a lot to look forward to during this...


A Streetcar Named Christmas…

Posted by: Roberta Gyori12/04/2015

Christmas trams in Budapest. Christmas trams are back again for the holiday season in Budapest. This year, each tram is decorated with over 35,000 lights.


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Budapest Art Nouveau Tour

Budapest Art Nouveau Tour

Experience the real Budapest and get to know the true culture of the city by taking a guided tour with a unique perspective. Visit the most beautiful Art Nouveau masterpieces of the city.

Get an in depth look at the Art Nouveau movement in Budapest that flourished at the beginning of the 20th century.

Budapest with Kids

Budapest with Kids

Traveling with children? Don't pull your hair out yet – our Budapest city guide offers plenty of options that are kid-friendly, and won't leave parents yawning, either. Some of the city's most popular attractions for families include City Park, Budapest Zoo, Palace of Miracles, Museum of Transport, Children's Railway and Aquaworld.

We've gathered a list of the most child-friendly attractions in Budapest to keep your whole family entertained. You'll find that Hungarians are very...

Budapest Top 10

Budapest Top 10

Our Budapest Top 10 lists feature the most popular things to do and see in Budapest. If you only visit Budapest once in your life, we have a list of things that must be on your itinerary. If you're on a budget, we have a list of free things to do in Budapest. We have top 10 lists for families with kids, wine enthusiasts, art lovers, history buffs and more.

Take a dip in one of the city's famous baths, savor the local cuisine, check out some of the cool, funky shops featuring homegrown designs, walk...


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Happening Now in Budapest

  1. Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix

    Jul 22, 2015 - Jul 24, 2015

    Venue: Hungaroring

  2. Dance Bazaar

    Jul 23, 2015 - Aug 2, 2015

    Venue: Castle Hill, Várkert Bazár

  3. Sziget Festival

    Aug 8, 2018 - Aug 15, 2018

    Venue: Shipyard Island (Hajógyári sziget)

  4. Festival of Folk Arts

    Aug 18, 2016 - Aug 21, 2016

    Venue: Buda Castle

  5. Photo by Kostas

    St. Stephen's Day

    Aug 20, 2015

    Venue: Multiple locations

  6. 'Junibor' Wine Festival

    Aug 25, 2016 - Aug 28, 2016

    Venue: Szent István tér - in front of the Basilica

  7. Budapest Short Film Festival (BuSho)

    Aug 30, 2016 - Sep 4, 2016