What to do in Budapest

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Szechenyi Chain Bridge which includes night scenes, a city and a bridge

Budapest Attractions

The lovely city of Budapest is located in the heart of Europe. This capital city of Hungary is the pearl of Danube culture and scenery, and has captured the interest of many visitors throughout the years. The city is often referred to as the “Capital of Festivals” and the “Capital of Spas and Thermal Baths”. The specials featured on Expedia allow you to make reservations for Budapest excursions at affordable prices.

One of the top places you must see in Budapest is the Chain Bridge. This beautiful bridge spans across the River Danube and links the Buda and Pest sections of the city. Some of the most remarkable locations in the city are visible from this bridge. You can also take Budapest tours along the river to see some of the most spectacular views of the bridge.

Heroes’ Square is one of the main gathering spots in the city and is also one of the top tourist attractions in Budapest. Magnificent statues of warriors and notable figures in Hungarian history can be seen in many parts of the square. You can also find the Kunsthalle art museum and the Museum of Fine Arts at this location.

A detailed map of the city will help you locate some of the best spas and thermal baths in the city. The Rudas Baths have been in existence since the 16th century and still draw large numbers of visitors each year. You can also check out the Lukács and Széchenyi baths.

If you are in the mood to celebrate, head to one of the local festivals held throughout the year. Notable annual festivals hosted by the city include the Budapest Summer Festival, Septemberfest, and the Budapest Christmas Market.

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What to do in Budapest

Free Things to Do in Budapest

A visit to Budapest need not cost a fortune. You can leave your wallet behind if you check out:

House of Terror - Round up the whole family and set out on a journey of discovery through history with each other.

Matthias Fountain - Stop by this historic site and learn a bit about the region's cultural heritage.

Ferenciek Square - Learn why both locals and tourists love the vibe of this place.

Budapest Christmas Market - Plan a visit and find out the significance of this place to the local community.

Franciscan Church - Spend a moment in prayer or meditation at this spiritual site.

Gellért Hill & The Tabán - Be prepared for vistas that'll leave you speechless at this natural marvel.

Liberty Square - No matter if you know your geraniums from gerberas, you're certain to find beauty in this picturesque display.

Things to Do in Budapest with Kids

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