Explore Budapest & Hungary beyond the traditional tourist routes
Old buildings revived to fulfill a new mission in Budapest. Ruin Pubs are located in formerly...read on
See the sights that make Budapest worthy of its claim as one of the most beautiful cities in...read on
What’s your interest?
November 11th is St. Martin’s Day in Hungary (Márton nap), a traditional feast day celebrated by tasting the new wines and eating geese. This day falls right around the time when the...
Great weather, fewer crowds and fall festivals make it a great time to visit Budapest. It’s September and the days are already a little shorter, evenings are much cooler and a few leafs...
One of the best ways to experience a new place is through its food. Budapest is a great foodie destination with many gastro-themed events throughout the year. We've handpicked the most...
In Hungary, sour cherry soup is generally served before the main course and the cherries are un-pitted, but many Americans consider it a dessert and prefer pitted cherries and whipped...
Have a question about Budapest? Get all the answers on Visit Budapest. Are you familiar with Budapest? Share your knowledge.
Experience the real Budapest and get to know the true culture of the city by taking a guided tour with a unique perspective. Get an introduction into local nightlife and immerse yourself in the city’s diverse social scene.
The Pest by Night Tour features trendy entertainment hot-spots, including some famous 'ruin-pubs' and a walk through Budapest's Montmartre and Soho.
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...
Budapest is a trendy city that shares the world's nostalgia for the 'good old days' and embraces a hip, retro feel. Twenty years after the fall of Communism, and some of its 'achievements' have found their way back in vogue. Shops, restaurants and courtyard cafés throughout the city work to recreate the design and atmosphere of the '70s and '80s.
Retro-hip has never been cooler in Budapest, especially to a younger generation that didn't have to endure the repression of the socialist regime....
Nov 28, 2014 - Jan 1, 2015
Venue: Vörösmarty tér
Nov 28, 2014 - Jan 1, 2015
Venue: Szent István tér
Nov 28, 2014 - Dec 7, 2014
Venue: Multiple locations
Nov 28, 2014 - Jan 4, 2015
Venue: Városháza Park
Nov 29, 2014 - Nov 30, 2014
Venue: Vajdahunyad Castle
Dec 7, 2014
Venue: Millenáris, Building B
Dec 30, 2014
Venue: Budapest Congress and World Trade Center