Things to do in Budapest

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    Hungarian Parliament Building

    Hungarian Parliament Building

    Ranked #1 overall in Budapest things to do
    9.1145 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Government Building, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryArtsyBackpackers

    It's the seat of the National Assembly of Hungary and one of the oldest and most prestigious buildings in Europe.

  • 2
    Heroes' Square

    Heroes' Square

    Ranked #2 overall in Budapest things to do
    8.8117 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Plaza
    Popular withHistoryBackpackersArtsy

    Hero's Square is one of the major squares in Budapest,including its statue complex featuring the Seven Chieftains of the Magyars and other important national leaders, as well as the Tomb ...

  • 3
    Buda Castle

    Buda Castle

    Ranked #3 overall in Budapest things to do
    9.2101 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Castle or Palace
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    Massive building, grand architecture, fascinating history Buda Castle is worth the visit. Better have guide for the visit.

  • 4
    Fisherman's Bastion

    Fisherman's Bastion

    Ranked #4 overall in Budapest things to do
    9.291 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Fort
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    There are some amazing views of the city from this wall. The upper view was free when we went, but I believe there is typically a charge. But the views ...

  • 5
    Chain Bridge

    Chain Bridge

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

    One of the oldest bridge in the city with a nice view to the castle, parliament and the Danue. It will be closed for reconstruction for a few years, so ...

  • 6
    Széchenyi Thermal Bath

    Széchenyi Thermal Bath

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

    SPArties held on Fridays and Saturdays are quite popular among tourists: swim and dance at the same time!

  • 7
    Szimpla Kert

    Szimpla Kert

    Ranked #7 overall in Budapest things to do
    9.458 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Pub
    Popular withNightlifeBackpackersStudents

    Absolutely LOVED this ruin bar, this is really a unique experience you cannot miss when visiting Budapest. Experienced this as a great place to meet international and local students and ...

  • 8
    Central Market Hall

    Central Market Hall

    Ranked #8 overall in Budapest things to do
    8.858 reviews
    Shopping, Farmers Market
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesBackpackers

    This great place is a heaven for foodies. Stop by for fresh fruits & veggies, the world famous Hungarian Paprika and absolutely delicious sausages. Seriously, I skip lunch after tried ...

  • 9
    River Danube

    River Danube

    Ranked #9 overall in Budapest things to do
    9.154 reviews
    Outdoors, Scenic Lookout
    Popular withOutdoorsyHistoryAdventure

    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 ...

  • 10
    St. Stephen's Basilica

    St. Stephen's Basilica

    Ranked #10 overall in Budapest things to do
    9.076 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Church
    Popular withHistoryArtsySpiritual

    The largest church in the city and the country can receive about 8,000 worshipers. Besides the beautiful interior and the amazing view from its dome, this church is a keeper ...

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