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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.

 
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 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...

 

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Budapest Events
Happening Now in Budapest

  1. Mangalica Festival

    Feb 10, 2017 - Feb 12, 2017

    Venue: Szabadság tér

  2. Budapest Dance Festival

    Feb 18, 2017 - Mar 1, 2017

    Venue: National Dance Theater

  3. Budapest Fish Festival

    Mar 2, 2018 - Mar 4, 2018

    Venue: Heroes' Square

  4. Flavors of Hungary Gastro Fair

    Mar 3, 2018 - Mar 4, 2018

    Venue: Castle Garden Bazaar

  5. March 15th - National Holiday

    Mar 15, 2018

    Venue: multiple locations

  6. St Patrick’s Day Parade

    Mar 18, 2018

    Venue: Meeting point: Szabadság Square

  7. Hungarian Macaron Day

    Mar 20, 2018

    Venue: Tesla Budapest