Budapest has just been announced as the winner of an annual competition to find the best destination in Europe for 2019.
Budapest has a huge number of tourist attractions worth seeing. We will guide you where to spend your time.
Budapest is well-known about its awesome hot spring baths all around the city. Take a tour to discover them!
You must have heard about the city’s vivid nightlife. It’s a must to see some iconic ruin pubs while you stay here.
Budapest is famous for its perfect street food options in the city.
Beside our reasonable dental prices, every cost is very low compared to Western European cities.
Public transportation in Budapest is awesome. You can use one of the four underground lines, trams and buses while hitting downtown.
As a travel portal says Budapest is the fourth best location in the world to take your perfect photos for Instagram.
Electric Plug Details
European plug with two circular metal pins
Credit Cards, Debit Cards travelers cheques
Major credit cards (AmEx, Visa, MasterCard, Diners, Cirrus) can be used in the member shops and businesses. Look for the logo displayed at the entrance.
ATMs operate 24 hours a day.
There is usually a commission of 1% for cashing travellers checks at banks. Please note that most stores will not accept travellers cheques.
You can use your bank or credit card to get cash at post offices throughout Hungary. More than 3200 post offices nation-wide provide this service.
Hungarian Forint (HUF)
Coins: 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 HUF.
Bank notes: 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000, 20,000 HUF.
GBPL 1 = approx. 374,26 HUF (May 2019).
For up-to-date currency exchange rates check: www.xe.net
Banks, Currency Exchange
Banks are usually open between 8.00AM-4.00PM on weekdays. Some banks are open on Saturday, but all are closed on Sunday. ATM and currency exchange offices are available throughout the country.
Hungary country code: 36
Budapest area code: 1 (+7-digit number)
International pre-dial: 00 + country code + local number
Domestic long distance pre-dial: 06 + area code + local number
Cell-phone numbers are 9-digit, after dialing 06, the first two numbers depend on the telephone company: 20, 30 or 70.