Ujlipotvaros is a welcoming neighborhood with many tasty options for restaurants and bars. Take in the natural beauty of the riverfront and parks—or broaden your horizons with some local entertainment and theater. Start by booking your hotel in Ujlipotvaros, and then enjoy the sights in the greater Budapest area.
Sightseeing around Ujlipotvaros
The museums and theaters add a sense of refinement, while the monuments and other landmarks offer local lore. Museum of Fine Arts, Zelnik Istvan Southeast Asian Gold Museum, and Ferenc Hopp Museum of Far Eastern Arts feature captivating exhibits. You can check out the local talent at Margaret Island Open-Air Theatre, Comedy Theatre of Budapest, and Budapest Puppet Theatre. Millenary Monument, Margaret Bridge, and Szechenyi Thermal Bath are monuments worth a look. Nyugati Square, Heroes' Square, and Timewheel are a few landmarks that can't be missed. Be sure to get some family photos at Lasergame Lasertag, Palatinus Bath, and Szobafogsag.
Shopping, boating, and being pampered at a spa are a few popular activities in the area. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, Margaret Island Park, and City Park. At Sas-Mountain Natural Reserve, Zugligeti Libego Chair Lift, and Janos Hill, take some time to really appreciate nature. Plan to do some shopping while in town? Consider WestEnd City Center, Hunyadi Ter, and Gozsdu Courtyard. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like Gorzenal Skate Park, Funlock, or Claustrophilia.
A few of the most popular sights in the area include Vajdahunyad Castle, Hungarian State Opera House, and St. Stephen's Basilica. You can also visit Mindcrime, Mystique Room, and Moró Antik.
Getting around Ujlipotvaros
If you want to get around the city, Dozsa Gyorgy Street Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Lehel Place Station and Arpad Bridge Station. To venture out of town, take a train from Budapest-Nyugati Station.
Ujlipotvaros is 11.5 miles (18.5 km) from the airport in Budapest (BUD-Ferenc Liszt Intl.).