Budapest on a Budget - Free and Fun Things to Do

Hungary, Budapest Guide (B): Budapest on a Budget - Free and Fun Things to Do

So, you're heading to Hungary and plan to visit the capital Budapest. You're probably wondering how to maximize your budget and still enjoy some of the attractions that the city has to offer. Do you know there are many free things that you can do and see in Budapest? Check out these suggestions, save some money and enjoy the city.

The Gellért Hill is situated on the Buda part of the city and stands 235 meters tall. Climbing up the hill would be worth it for every visitor who wants to get a panoramic view of this exciting Hungarian city. The good thing is that the view can be enjoyed both during the daytime and at night (ideally, you should visit the place at nighttime, sunrise, and sunset). What's more, you will not need to walk for hours to reach the top of the hill; depending on your speed, you will need just 10 to 15 minutes to cover the distance. Once you reach the peak, you will see the famous Liberty Statue and Citadella. You can expect a heavy crowd on Gellért Hill; however, that shouldn't stop you from taking pictures of the city from the top of the hill. If you get intimidated by the crowd and don't take as many pictures as you should, you will surely regret it. As few places can offer such incredible view of an entire city. Individuals, who are not fit enough for walking up the Gellért Hill, can cover the distance using public transport. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Budapest on a Budget - Free and Fun Things to Do
Guide Location: Hungary » Budapest
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Gellert Hill   Gellert Hill Cave Church   Gozsdu Courtyard   Szabo Ervin Library   Liberty Square   St. Stephen’s Basilica   Szechenyi Chain Bridge   Fisherman’s Bastion   Hopp Ferenc Museum   Jewish Shoe Memorial   Kincsem Park   Varfok Gallery   Telep   Vajdahunyad Castle  
Author: Simon Garcia
Read it on author's website: http://travelwith2ofus.com/budapest-free-and-fun-things-to-do-on-vacation.php

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