Budapest is a city of full of surprises and wonder, with its lively centre, pretty parks, majestic river, tall church spires and lavish spas. One of the most exciting cities in the world, Budapest is full of secrets, hidden spots to explore and old favourites to revisit. This is the city where being bored is not an option.Read more
You may notice a number of huge frescoes in Budapest in August and September. What's it all about? Part of an artistic project called "Colourful City" this festival of public art will be responsible for an increased palette of colours in massive, bright paintings on several huge external walls on various inner-city buildings around Budapest at the end of the summer.
Organising a memorable stay in and around Budapest doesn't stop at booking your flight and a wheelchair accessible hotel. We believe that with fixed programmes arranged in advance, you merely have to relax and enjoy all that the Hungarian capital and its surroundings have to offer. Let us give you some ideas on how to fill your stay…
The Sziget Music Festival returns for its 23rd year, on August 10th-17th, 2015. With an 8-day week of even-bigger-name bands, up to 200 concerts and events per day across 50 venues, this year's Sziget is bigger and better than ever!
Vác is a charming city of 35,000 located 40 km north of Budapest. It has rich cultural heritage and an amazing promenade along the Danube. It won the title of "Hungarian City of Culture" in 2010.
Head northeast from the city and visit the Palace of Gödöllő and its breathtaking garden. If you go a little further, you may see a real Hungarian horse show at Lázár Equestrian Park.
North of the capital, Szentendre with its colourful houses, narrow alleys, and 24 museums, is the most frequently visited tourist centre along the Danube. The largest open- air museum in Hungary is located on the outskirts of the city which shows the authentic Hungarian village life.