Tourist attractions & things to do in Budapest, Hungary


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Here are some of the most beautiful places to help inspire your next itinerary in Budapest.

A quick reminder for you:
  1. Budapest Evening Sightseeing Cruise
  2. Parliament House in Budapest & Crown Jewels
  3. Buda Castle & Castle Hill
  4. Budapest Pinball Museum
  5. Calvinist Church
  6. St. Stephen's Basilica
  7. Cave Church
  8. Budai Arboretum
  9. Labyrinth of Buda Castle
  10. Aeropark Budapest
  11. Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
  12. Fisherman's Bastion
  13. Amazing Metal Art Gallery
  14. The Garden of Philosophers
  15. Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar)
  16. The Danube Promenade
  17. Great / Central Synagogue (Nagy Zsinagoga)
  18. Aquincum Museum
  19. Central Market Hall
  20. The House of Houdini
  21. House of Terror Museum
  22. Memento Park
  23. Museum of Illusions Budapest
  24. Holocaust Memorial Center
  25. Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives
  26. Hungarian Railway Museum
  27. Hungarian Agricultural Museum
  28. Chocolate Museum
  29. Liszt Ferenc Memorial Museum
  30. Museum of Music History
  31. Semmelweis Museum of Medical History
  32. Postal Stamp Museum Budapest
  33. Hungarian Technical and Transportation Museum
  34. National Szechenyi Library
  35. Memorial to the Victims of the German Invasion
  36. Soviet Heroic Memorial
  37. Széchenyi Thermal Bath
  38. Matthias Church
  39. The University Church
  40. Palinka Experience Budapest
  41. Mikrocsodak Muzeuma - MicroArt Museum
  42. Hungarian National Museum
  43. Heroes' Square and the Millennium Monument
  44. Statue of St Stephen
  45. Liberty Statue
  46. Sculpture of the Boys of the Pál Street
  47. Columbo Statue
  48. City Park (Városliget)
  49. Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum
  50. The Museum of Fine Arts
  51. Raoul Wallenberg Holocaust Memorial Park
  52. Szent Gellért Monument
  53. Hungarian State Opera House
  54. Margaret Island
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Budapest, the capital of Hungary, is a city with a rich history and culture, known for its beautiful architecture, thermal baths, and delicious food. Some of the best tourist attractions and things to do in Budapest include:
  • Visit the Buda Castle: A historic castle complex on the Buda side of the city, it is home to several museums, galleries, and the Hungarian National Gallery.
  • Explore the Hungarian Parliament Building: One of the largest parliament buildings in the world, it is an impressive example of Gothic Revival architecture.
  • Take a dip in one of Budapest's thermal baths: The city is famous for its thermal baths, such as Széchenyi, Gellért, and Rudas, which offer a unique and relaxing experience.
  • Walk along the Danube Promenade: A beautiful walkway along the Danube River, it offers views of the city's landmarks, including the Buda Castle and the Hungarian Parliament Building.
  • Visit the St. Stephen's Basilica: A grand Catholic church in the center of the city, it is the largest church in Hungary and home to the mummified right hand of St. Stephen, the first King of Hungary.
  • Explore the Jewish Quarter: This historic neighborhood is home to several synagogues, including the Dohány Street Synagogue, the largest synagogue in Europe.
  • Take a boat tour on the Danube River: Enjoy a boat tour to see the city from a different perspective and learn about its history and landmarks.
  • Check out the Hungarian National Museum: A museum that tells the story of Hungarian history and culture, from prehistoric times to the present day.
  • Visit the Great Market Hall: A large indoor market that offers a wide variety of Hungarian food and souvenirs.
  • Enjoy the nightlife: Budapest is known for its lively nightlife, with a wide variety of bars, clubs, and ruin bars to choose from.
These are just a few of the many things to do and see in Budapest, a city that offers something for everyone.