Things to do in Budapest

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    Parliament Building

    Parliament Building

    Ranked #1 overall in Budapest things to do
    131 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Government Building, Capitol Building, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryArtsyBackpackers

    The impressive edifice is a true Neo-Gothic architectural artwork and certainly the most recognizable Budapest’s landmark. Can you believe It has around 700 rooms and 19 km of stairs and ...

  • 2
    Heroes' Square

    Heroes' Square

    Ranked #2 overall in Budapest things to do
    106 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Landmark, Plaza
    Popular withHistoryBackpackersArtsy

    maybe the monument that the hungarians are most proud of

  • 3
    Buda Castle

    Buda Castle

    Ranked #3 overall in Budapest things to do
    97 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    Beautiful castle, also on a hill overlooking the city just like in prague.

  • 4
    Fisherman's Bastion

    Fisherman's Bastion

    Ranked #4 overall in Budapest things to do
    86 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    This is one of the most beautiful places that I've visited. There's something about it sitting there with a great view over the river. You need to visit it at ...

  • 5
    Széchenyi Chain Bridge

    Széchenyi Chain Bridge

    Ranked #5 overall in Budapest things to do
    82 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Bridge
    Popular withHistoryBackpackersOutdoorsy

    The Széchenyi Chain Bridge is a suspension bridge that spans the River Danube between Buda and Pest, the western and eastern sides of Budapest. It's a good walk to cross from side to the other.

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    Széchenyi Thermal Baths (Széchenyi Gyógyfürdő)

    Széchenyi Thermal Baths (Széchenyi Gyógyfürdő)

    Ranked #6 overall in Budapest things to do
    64 reviews
    Wellness, Beauty and Spas, Outdoors, Spa or Massage, Lake, Pool
    Popular withWellnessFamiliesBackpackers

    A beautiful historical spa in heart of Budapest. It's perfect during the day, however on weekends there is a spa party there. It's full of drunken people, the water is ...

  • 7
    Szimpla Kert

    Szimpla Kert

    Ranked #7 overall in Budapest things to do
    55 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Shopping, Pub, Farmers Market
    Popular withNightlifeBackpackersStudents

    The number one place when it comes to bars is this “ruin pub” that inspired all other pubs of this kind in Budapest. It's almost a labyrinth of rooms and ...

  • 8
    Central Market Hall

    Central Market Hall

    Ranked #8 overall in Budapest things to do
    56 reviews
    Shopping, Flea Market
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesBackpackers

    It's a big market hall. The building is beautiful but I found the selection of food and goods to be underwhelming. It's mostly for locals and set up as such. ...

  • 9
    St. Stephen's Basilica

    St. Stephen's Basilica

    Ranked #9 overall in Budapest things to do
    72 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Church
    Popular withHistoryArtsySpiritual

    A beautiful basilica, donate upon entering. Don't miss relics and beautiful windows.

  • 10
    River Danube

    River Danube

    Ranked #10 overall in Budapest things to do
    51 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, History Museum, Scenic Lookout
    Popular withOutdoorsyHistoryFamilies

    One of the iconic rivers of Europe. It separates Buda from Pest and was historically the border of the roman empire way back in the day. It's a beautiful river ...

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