Things to do in Budapest: examples of attractions for tourists with ticket prices
Budapest is famous for its thermal baths. The cost is within 11,7 - 19,5 USD = 3 300 - 5 500 HUF per visit. In the summer, swimming pools with mineral water are popular.
You can find them on an island in the middle of the Danube. Coordinates 47.528628, 19.046707 , Website en.palatinusstrand.hu .
Other options of swimming pools:
Attractions and prices for tickets
- Visit Matthias Church , coordinates 47.501808, 19.034174 , site matyas-templom.hu
It is located in a wonderful tourist area in the Buda Castle area. There you can have a good walk. Prices per visit 4,3 USD = 1 200 HUF
- Also visit Buda Castle area ( coordinates 47.496498, 19.040278 ), all within walking distance.
Take advantage of the funicular. Coordinates 47.497671, 19.038769 . The cost is 4,3 USD = 1 200 HUF per way, 6,4 USD = 1 800 HUF per round trip.
- Take a tram number 2 along the waterfront , and you will see the Parliament.
- Ferris wheel in the city center. Coordinates 47.498127, 19.052448 Price 8,5 USD = 2 400 HUF
- Ticket to the Ice bar 8,5 USD = 2 400 HUF (Included cocktail)
Parliament in the evening
Embankment of the Danube
Fishermen's bastion in the Buda area
View of the Danube and Budapest from the Buda Castle
Matthias Church (Church of Matthias)
The Ferris Wheel
Excursions and tours
Many companies will invite you to sightseeing tours around the city.
- Ticket for a sightseeing bus for day 24,1 USD = 21. EUR for 3 days 32,1 USD = 28. EUR hoponhopoff.hu
- Another Hop-on, hop-off bus for day 20,6 USD = 18 EUR eng.bigbustours.com
- Cruise on the river for 1 hour 10,3 USD = 9. EUR Walking tour of Budapest for 3 hours 31 USD = 27. EUR programcentrum.hu
River cruises along the Danube
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Budapest tourist card
As in many tourist cities in the world, in Budapest there are tourist cards, in which visits are already included
Attractions and paid for public transport. There are cards for 24, 48 and 72 hours.
For more information, visit budapest-card.com/en
Budapest card price
A mass of useful information you can find in the brochure for a tourist, which you will be given in a hotel,
Or alternatively you can see: budapest.com
Exchange offices in Budapest are common. Be careful, in some of them there is a commission, but at the same time a good course.
Prices at a hairdresser
- Haircut for women or men 5,7 USD = 1 600 HUF
- Stitch with a head wash 7,1 - 10,7 USD = 2 000 - 3 000 HUF
Prices in hairdressing salon
The cost of souvenir magnets
- Large Magnet 2,8 USD = 800 HUF
- Magnet - crafts 1,1 USD = 1 EUR
Souvenirs in Budapest
Prices for magnets
An example of a budget hotel in Budapest
All known Internet booking systems should provide you with a sufficient choice of accommodation to suit your needs and wallet.
Cheap accommodation options are 25,2 USD = 22 EUR for a shared toilet in a private room at a hostel or 32,1 USD = 28 EUR per room with a privite toilet.
Photos of a clean and pleasant hostel for 25,2 USD = 22 EUR :
You can view prices, book accommodations and read about the pros and cons of various hotel search engines in my review of hotel and apartment reservation systems →