Things to Do & See

Activities, Sights, Attractions Recommended by Locals

Find out about the best things to do and see in Budapest.

It is is a fairly large city but easy to get around and explore. If you stay only for a short time it’s good to select the sights and activities that interest you the most to get the best out of your holiday.

If you are lucky to have more than a couple of days to devote to our city you won’t be bored either.

Sightseeing, Fun & Seasonal Activities, Thermal Baths

Budapest Autumn City Scape

Season by Season

Experience Budapest in all four seasons. Things to do, event and program recommendations season by season.

Summer is the busiest season with lots of festivals and things to do.

Beautiful photos showing the many faces of the Hungarian capital changing from spring to winter.

TIP 1: Besides the best-known landmarks and neighbourhoods take time to discover Budapest’s hidden sights!

TIP 2: Check out also our guide for tourists visiting Budapest for the 1st time.

More Things To Do Recommendations

Partying in a club

Leisure and Pleasure in Budapest

Have fun in Budapest! Find out what fun things to do we recommend to make your vacation memorable:

The Gellért inside

Thermal Baths

Learn about the spas and bath culture Budapest is renowned for all over the world:

  • Lukács Baths offer healing waters, relaxation and grand architecture.
the Kiraly turkish spa inside
Turkish Baths in Budapest

Have a dip in one of the city’s Ottoman Baths or just admire their great architecture. Learn about the history of

Countless events, festivals, lesser-known landmarks, a range of museums to all ineterests, lots of shops, fresh food markets, rich nightlife await everyone in the Hungarian capital all year round.

The Danube with the bridges in BudapestYou will have time to uncover hidden secrets: attractions, events, programs that mostly only locals know about.

Enjoy the colourful cultural life: