Traveling is about feeling inspired, exploring new things and collecting marvelous memories. And all of that begins with learning a little about your destination! Are you ready to discover the basics about Budapest?
Budapest, the capital of Hungary, is 130 miles (209 kilometers) east from the notable city, Vienna.
You can forget about the big-name sights — it's the locals that really make a place tick. In this part of Hungary, you'll find 1,700,000 of them.
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Looking for a taste of the good life on your escape? Book a lavish room with fancy extras at the Central Holiday Apartments.
Budapest also features accommodations that won't break the budget. Check the offers at the Maverick Hostel if you're eager to keep those pennies in your pocket.
Get set for some new experiences! The heart of Budapest is only 11 miles (18 kilometers) northwest of Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD).
Wander the streets in Budapest and get a feel for the local culture. If you want to go further out, securing a rental car via Travelocity will certainly help.
If you are planning to start the adventures as soon as the plane lands, pick up a vehicle from the Ferenc Liszt International Airport area. Budget and Sixt are eager to help you out.
You might like to rent a car from Hertz at Apaczai Csere Janos U. 4. They are conveniently located right in the city center. Avis at Bank Center is another option to stop by.
Experience the fabulous flavors of this bustling metropolis by checking out places like Parliament Building and the Hungarian National Museum. If you have more time up your sleeve, Vajdahunyad Castle and Heroes' Square are well worth visiting too.
Do you ever imagine what life must have been like a long time ago? Find your way to Buda Castle, a local historic castle, and take advantage of a guided tour.
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Learn more of the history of the area with a trip to the intriguing Fisherman's Bastion.
And that's not all.
Looking to find out more about religion? Stop by St. Stephen's Basilica to experience where many locals worship.
Whether you're heading off on your own or taking a break with your loved ones, traveling's about broadening your mind, wandering into incredible new adventures and making memories along the way. Ready to go?
There are so many activities to choose from in Budapest. If you need help deciding on one thing, here's what we recommend:
If you've explored the best of Budapest with time to spare, don't panic! Just 20 miles (32 kilometers) away is Kiskunlacháza, and you definitely won't be bored here. Rackevei Ship Mill should be a priority. Árpád Museum and Serbian Orthodox Church are also excellent attractions. Situated 20 miles (32 kilometers) away, Csabdi is another neighboring destination. When you come here, be sure to check out Zsambek Monestery Ruins, Zsambek Castle and the Lamp Museum.
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