Things to Do in Budapest in the Spring

Spring is a wonderful time to visit Budapest

Things to Do in Budapest in the Spring

Planning a spring escape to Budapest? Spring is a wonderful time to visit and there is plenty to discover from parks and outdoor cafés to Easter festivals and cherry blossom celebrations. Here are some ideas for things to do in Budapest in the spring.

Outdoor Fun

Spring Festivals in Budapest

  • The annual Budapest Spring Festival is one of the largest cultural events in the city with many performances and exhibitions to choose from.
  • The Sakura Festival in Füvészkert is a great place to enjoy a picnic under the cherry blossoms.
  • Architecture lovers will enjoy 'Budapest 100', a unique two-day event, which opens the doors of 100-year old buildings to the public.
  • The annual Budapest Pálinka Festival, dedicated to a special type of Hungarian brandy, is one of the season's biggest gastronomic events. Visitors can taste a wide range of different types of pálinka made by the country's best distillers.
  • Foodies will love the Budai Gourmet Festival, bringing together Budapest's best restaurants and confectioners.

Easter Celebrations

  • The customs and traditions surrounding Easter, like egg painting and Easter bread baking are all part of the 'Easter in Buda Castle' celebrations. There's an Easter market, live music, dance performances and visitors can sample traditional Easter dishes as well.
  • Another place to witness a traditional Hungarian Easter is the Open Air Ethnographic Museum (Skanzen) in Szentendre. Each year there are several programs and activities during Easter weekend, including egg painting, arts and crafts and kids programs.

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