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The Ultimate Budapest City Guide

Planning a trip to Budapest, Hungary and wondering where to go? On this guide, I share all the information you need to start planning your Budapest trip! From things to do, to where to stay and budget tips, here's everything you need to know about Budapest. #Budapest


Planning a vacation to Budapest may sound challenging but it’s not that hard. There are so many fun things to do in Budapest and places to stay that anyone can enjoy a vacation here. This ultimate city guide to Budapest will help you enjoy this beautiful city without breaking the bank.


The Ultimate City Guide To Budapest

Budapest is one of the most budget-friendly places to vacation in the Danube. If you enjoy exploring on foot, then Budapest is going to be one of your favorite new vacation spots. Here is some information to help you enjoy the city of Budapest this year.


What is the best month to visit Budapest?

The best month to visit Budapest will be between March and May as well as September to November. These are the specific timeframes when tourists aren’t plentiful so that you can enjoy Budapest with fewer crowds and the weather is ideal to remain comfortable during your vacation.


Fishermans Bastion in Budapest


Travel by Foot

Since most of the beauty in Budapest can be walked to, I highly recommend you plan to travel on foot. This means packing good footwear to walk around in. While you can travel outside of the city center by train, it’s not necessary when looking to experience the city of Budapest.


Average Cost

The average daily cost for a vacation in Budapest will be between $35-$55 US dollars. This includes accommodations, dining, and transportation should you use the train in Budapest. This is why many people have opted for a vacation in Budapest, as it’s budget-friendly.


Dining Options

You can enjoy breakfast at the WARMCUP Café in Budapest. Follow your morning adventures in Budapest with lunch at Hummusbar. Don’t forget to stop for a coffee at Ruszwurm Confectionery, the oldest café in Budapest.


Walking the streets of Budapest


Places to Visit in Budapest

During your vacation in Budapest, you’ll want to check out the Fisherman’s Bastion to witness spectacular views of Budapest. Walk up the Buda Castle where you’ll walk up to the courtyard for another beautiful view of the city. Don’t forget to stop and pay respect at the shoes on the Danube Bank Memorial. These shoes are placed here in memory of the 3,500 people who lost their lives during Arrow Cross terror.


As you can see there are many things to do and see in Budapest. This budget-friendly vacation idea will have you experiencing fun, views, and a bit of history all the while getting a little relaxation during your vacation away from home in the European city of Budapest.