Things to Do in Budapest | Budapest Local Things to Do in Budapest | Budapest Local

Things to Do in Budapest

Find out what there is to do when it rains or during the hot summer month, learn about activities in both Buda and Pest and much more. And if you need even more recommendations on things to do in Budapest, download our free Budapest Guides.

things to do in budapest in spring
Things to Do
February 28, 2018

9 Reasons For You to Visit Budapest This Spring

Spring tends to bring out the best of just about anywhere, and Budapest is no exception. After an often cold winter, leaves start to come back on the trees, the cold wind abates and it starts to stay increasingly lighter,…
Read More
things to do in pest
Things to Do
September 9, 2017

8 Things You Can Only Do in Pest

Buda and Pest may go together like a horse and carriage, but the two sides have such distinct personalities reveal their independent past as separate cities, even in today’s unified Budapest. While Buda is curvy and more mature, with hills…
Read More
beaches in budapest
Things to Do
August 10, 2017

Keeping Cool in Budapest

Budapest may not have any coastline to boast of, but when the summer months heat up there is plenty of water around - and we’re not just talking about Balaton. In and around Budapest itself you’ll find plenty of places…
Read More
things to do in buda
Things to Do
June 4, 2017

10 Things You Can Only Do in Buda

Budapest may be a single city in name, but divided by the River Danube, the two sides of the Hungarian capital have little in common. From the hills of Buda to the flat plains of Pest, there’s plenty that’s unique…
Read More
budapest rainy weather things to do
Things to Do
May 3, 2017

Here Is What You Can Do in Budapest On a Rainy Day

Whether you travel or live there, there is nothing more depressing than a rainy day. When you’re in Budapest and you’re eager to get a taste for the city, but the weather has other ideas, check out our special local…
Read More
best museums in budapest
Things to Do
March 18, 2017

Unusual Museums and Exhibitions in Budapest

When it comes to museums, Budapest has all the usual candidates, including, art, national, natural history and ethnographic. These are all fine choices for a visit, but you may be the type of person - like us - that prefers…
Read More
budapest in a day
Things to DoHidden Places
July 26, 2016

This Is What a Perfect Day in Budapest Looks Like

Budapest has a lot to offer and, very often, travelers feel a little overwhelmed when it comes to planning their trips. So we recently created a series of videos for Emerald Waterways, featuring some of our suggested morning, afternoon and evening activities…
Read More
budapest summer
Things to Do
July 18, 2016

The Ultimate Summer Experience in Budapest

If your desire for the best summer ever happens to coincide with a trip to Budapest then you’re in for a treat. Like many places, the sun brings out the best of Budapest, with parks and plazas filling to the…
Read More
adrenaline boost budapest
Things to DoBeyond Budapest
July 8, 2016

6 Activities in Budapest for the Best Adrenaline Boost

When it comes to visiting a city like Budapest, the last thing on your mind is adventure, unless your concept of adventure begins at the 20th shot of pálinka, but that’s another story. However, one of the most unique factors…
Read More
mátyás szira
Things to DoVideos
April 22, 2016

VIDEO: Faces of Budapest – Mátyás Szira

Mátyás Szira's company, Conquer Budapest, specializes in high quality walking tours for small groups of people who are interested in the city and want to participate in one that is interactive, informative and gives a cozy atmosphere.
Read More
aria hotel budapest
Things to Do
April 10, 2016

5 Reasons Why You Need to Check Out Aria Hotel Budapest

Aria is a luxury boutique hotel in Budapest with unique music themed design and services. However, Aria is not just a place for visitors to Budapest, but it's also one of the few hotels in town that...
Read More
vera jonas
Things to DoVideos
April 4, 2016

VIDEO: Faces of Budapest – Vera Jonas

Budapest Local & Infinitum Films are excited to launch Faces of Budapest, a new series which tells the story of local people and the connection they have with their home of Budapest. Watch the first installment below, featuring singer/songwriter Vera…
Read More
vera jonas experiment
Things to Do
March 30, 2016

Vera Jonas Experiment: Tiger, Now! Album Release Party

Unique, fresh and playful, with a very sensitive and personal voice upfront. Vera Jonas, after earning both Hungarian and international recognition, introduces a new chapter: Vera Jonas Experiment is set to release their latest called Tiger, Now! with an album release…
Read More
vintage clothing tour budapest
Things to Do
December 3, 2015

Vintage Clothing Tour in Budapest

When it comes to Budapest street fashion, it’s hard to point a finger at any specific style. Having a unique, individual flare is perhaps the best way to sum up the look on the streets, offering an eclectic mix from…
Read More
aria hotel budapest
Things to Do
November 27, 2015

3 Must-Visit Places in Budapest for Beautiful Interior Design

One of the best ways to learn about Budapest is through its architecture and interior design. However, while you can easily explore architecture when walking around the city, interior design is something more difficult to discover if you don't know where to start. So…
Read More
korda studios
Things to DoVideos
November 13, 2015

VIDEO: Visiting the Korda Filmpark and Korda Studios

Did you know that Budapest has become a major filming location over the last years? Movies like Houdini, Hellboy II and The Martian were all filmed in Budapest. However, besides the beautiful architecture of the city and the 25% tax rebate,…
Read More
Budapest Local Sziget 2015
Things to DoVideos
August 14, 2015

Video: Budapest Local at Sziget 2015

Budapest Local was at the Sziget Festival the other day to see some of those must see bands at Sziget 2015. We also went around with our camera and talked to a few people to get their thoughts on the…
Read More
sziget festival
Things to Do
August 11, 2015

Who Should You See at Sziget 2015

The Sziget 2015 Festival is upon us and ready to turn up the heat on Budapest during an already sweltering summer. In its 23rd year, the festival will be bringing international and local music together from August 10 to 17.…
Read More
finnagora
Things to Do
March 18, 2015

Meet the New Director of Finnagora!

If you follow what's happening in the Budapest cultural scene, then you've probably come across some great Finnish events, such as the Finnish Film Days, the Restaurant Day or the Luukku Atelier, organized by Finnagora, the Finnish cultural center in Budapest.…
Read More
new year's eve in budapest
Things to Do
December 27, 2014

New Year’s Eve in Budapest

Thanks for visiting our website. We'll publish an article about the best places and activities for New Year's Eve 2018 in December. Sign up for our newsletter and we'll email you once the article is published. You can also sign…
Read More
projekt showroom
Things to Do
December 16, 2014

Visiting the Home of the Christmas Spirit

This is the third year that Projekt Showroom has come up with a great Christmas pop-up store with the most unique and special Christmas gifts. However, those who are familiar with the concept from the last two years, also know…
Read More
budapest in the winter
Things to Do
December 10, 2014

9 Reasons For You to Visit Budapest in the Winter

Are you planning a trip to Budapest in the winter but worried about not finding any fun and interesting activities in the city? Then we have good news: Budapest is a great city for a winter vacation and to prove…
Read More
veli bej
Things to Do
November 14, 2014

Introducing Veli Bej, Budapest’s Secret Bath

If you're planning a trip to Budapest, then you probably have at least three things on your "must do" list already: having dinner at Zeller Bistro, visiting at least one ruin pub, and going to the baths. However, then you…
Read More
random trip
Things to DoVideos
November 8, 2014

Budapest Local Takes You on a Random Trip

Random Trip is one of the most exciting weekly projects in the Budapest music scene happening on every Tuesday on the A38 Ship. With a different lineup each week, Random Trip offers a great way to explore what the Hungarian…
Read More
(Visited 1,437 time, 2 visit today)
Start planning your trip with our free Budapest guides. Get instant access