Itinerary: Budapest in 2 days

April 2019

Arrive late night

  • Take the bus from the airport to the centre/your accommodation
  • Get a bite to eat for dinner
  • Find your accommodation and settle in

Day 1 – walking tour, ruin bars

  • Free walking tour around the city to see the main sites and get a sense of the place
  • Try local delicacies like lángos and kürtőskalács when you find your energy flagging
  • Go to Szimpla Kert for some drinks at a ruin bar (sample some pálinka)
  • If you’re not tired enouh, go have a boogie at Fogart

Day 2 – Gellért Hill, baths

  • Roam the Jewish quarter to check out the awesome street art
  • Wander over to the Széchenyi baths for a good soaking
  • Check out the city sites closer up without the tour (e.g Parliament, Fisherman’s Bastion, National Gallery)
  • Walk up Gellért Hill and watch sunset with a group of friends, music, and a pack of cards

Depart early morning

  • Take the bus to the airport (take care as it can get quite packed)
  • Grab breakfast at the airport before boarding your flight