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Budapest Attractions

Let Expedia help you to experience the best that Budapest has to offer! If you’re planning a trip to Budapest we can provide you with a list of the top sightseeing attractions as well as helping you to find unmissable activities. Whether you’re travelling to Budapest with your family planning a romantic trip with your loved one

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Places of interest in Budapest

Budapest is crammed with must-see places to visit and things to do. We can help you decide where to stay in Budapest and make it a breeze to explore Budapest and the surrounding areas with our guides on where to go what to see and when to see it. No matter how long your stay it’s easy to find places of interest in Budapest to make sure that you enjoy your holiday to the fullest and don’t miss a thing. Leave the local knowledge to us and leave the hassle behind.

If you’re planning a visit to Budapest why not check out our handy guides to places of interest in the area? You can browse lists of things to do learn about the most popular attractions and get help with planning the details of your trip. Expedia makes it easy for you to check out all the top sights in Budapest.

Budapest attractions

Budapest has something for everyone so whether you’re planning to get active on a summer holiday put a spring in your step with a romantic rendezvous or pamper yourself with a leisurely winter trip you’ll find plenty of attractions in Budapest to keep you entertained. Expedia makes it easy to book your flight hotel and rental car in advance making for hassle-free travel and freeing you up to explore the sights of Budapest.

Looking for things to do in Budapest can be time-consuming but we can take the hassle out of planning your holiday. Whether you’re looking to get active in the great outdoors sample the cuisine of Budapest or catch up with the vibrant local culture our guides to Budapest attractions ensure that you’ll have a successful trip whatever the season. Happy trails!


Where to stay in Budapest

Budapest City Centre

Known for its stunning cathedral, charming cafes and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Budapest City Centre. Top attractions like St. Stephen's Basilica and Szechenyi Chain Bridge are major draws. Catch the metro at Deak Ferenc ter Station or Vorosmarty Square Station to see more of the city.


Inner City Budapest

St. Stephen's Basilica and Szechenyi Chain Bridge are top sights in Inner City Budapest, and you should be sure to explore the popular shops. Hop aboard the metro at Vorosmarty Square Station or Bajcsy-Zsilinszky Street Station to see more sights in the area.


Castle Hill

Travellers love Castle Hill for its stunning river views, and you can see more of Budapest City Centre by jumping on the metro at Batthyany Place Station or Szell Kalman Square Station. You might spend time checking out top sights like Fisherman's Bastion and Buda Castle.



Dohany Street Synagogue and Kiraly Street are top sights in Erzsebetvaros, and you should be sure to explore the luxurious spas. Hop aboard the metro at Keleti Station or Deak Ferenc ter Station to see more sights in the area.



Consider exploring the abundant dining options in Terezvaros. If sightseeing is on the list, Hungarian State Opera House is a top attraction. Hop on the metro at Vorosmarty Street Station or Kodaly Circus Station to see more of the area.



Enjoy the popular shops in Jozsefvaros. Arena Plaza Shopping Mall is a worthwhile stop, and you can jump on the metro at Nepszinhaz utca Station or Klinikak Station to see more of District VIII.