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Air Canada Adds Budapest to its International Network

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.

 

Tis’ The Season: Christmas Fairs in Budapest

Posted by: Roberta Gyori11/24/2015

Want to get into the holiday spirit? Budapest is once again full of magical places to visit. Christmas lights and holiday decorations are popping up everywhere in the city. Here is a...

 

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Secrets of the Jewish Quarter Tour

Secrets of the Jewish Quarter Tour

Experience the real Budapest and get to know the true culture of the city by taking a guided tour with a unique perspective. Learn about the city's Jewish heritage, rich in history and tradition.

This tour reveals the hidden treasures of Budapest's former Jewish Quarter, a rapidly changing neighborhood full of wonderful sights that hint to...

 
Central Market Hall

Central Market Hall

The spectacular Central Market Hall is a good source of Hungarian products. You can also make it a pit-stop for a quick bite of traditional Hungarian food when touring the city. Shop with the locals for sausages, meats, cheeses, fruits, vegetables and pastries. Fancy bottles of Tokaji, a variety of paprika and handicrafts are also available.

Built at the end of the 19th century, the Central Market Hall is the largest indoor market in Budapest. The metal roof structure is still the...

 
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. Budapest Pálinka Festival

    Apr 28, 2016 - Apr 30, 2016

    Venue: Városháza Park

  2. May Day (Labor Day) Celebrations in Budapest

    May 1, 2016

    Venue: Multiple locations - Danube Promenade, City Park, Margaret Island and Népliget

  3. Jazz Spring

    May 5, 2016 - May 7, 2016

    Venue: Palace of Arts

  4. Rosalia - Rosé Festival

    May 6, 2016 - May 8, 2016

    Venue: Városliget, Pest, District 14

  5. Budai Gourmet - Gourmet Festival

    May 12, 2016 - May 15, 2016

    Venue: Millenáris

  6. Belgian Beer Festival

    May 13, 2016 - May 15, 2016

    Venue: Bálna

  7. Mayfest at the Opera House

    May 17, 2016 - Jun 2, 2016

    Venue: Budapest Opera House