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Budapest Destination Guide

Touring Budapest in Hungary! Budapest in the region of Budapest with it's 1,696,128 residents is located in Hungary and is the capital of this country.

Considering your travel resources, these more prominent places could be interesting to check as well: Timişoara, Oradea, Szeged, Belgrade, Veszprém or Novi Sad. While being in this area, make sure to check out Budai var, Taban, Naphegy, Kis-Gellerthegy, Gellerthegy and Budapest I keruelet as well. Map of the area of Budapest in Hungary

Local Time

Current time in Budapest is now 06:51 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Budapest" with an UTC offset of 2 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 8°C / 46 °F
Evening 17°C / 62 °F
Night 11°C / 51 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1014.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky
General Conditions Light rain
15°C / 59 °F Light rain

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 11°C (51 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 10°C (51 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)

Video Collection

Budapest 2015 GoPro (Eng Trip)

35:47 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: March 23, 2015 by stephen jones

Budapest Thermal Baths {Szechenyi Baths}...

A short film from the Szechenyi Baths in Budapest, Hungary. Shot on a GoPro Hero 3 Subscribe please!

59:48 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: March 25, 2014 by Ryan Kelley


DJI Phantom Aerial shots in Budapest Sum...

Summer 2013 with DJI Phantom, GoPro Hero 3 BE and Tarot 2D Gimbal Montage: FCP X Musique: Mozart, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Lancz Hid (Chain Bridge) Szabadsag Hid (Liberty Bridge) Szent

56:35 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: October 07, 2013 by AlouffF

Budapest skateboarding

Little skatetrip in budapest facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ascherluigi.ascher

33:42 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: September 10, 2011 by ascherluigi


GAWA Budapest Sweet Caroline

Northern Ireland's Green And White Army (GAWA) in full voice in Budapest ahead of the 1-2 victory over Hungary September 2014. Off Key and off the scale - stay with it for the air guitar at the end

12:57 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: September 09, 2014 by David McCabe

Budapest Hungary

Budapest has long been regarded as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Often compared to Prague, it is in our view even prettier, and less crowded. Its extended UNESCO World Heritage

47:03 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: April 01, 2013 by eurodestination


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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Budapest during the next days, weeks and months.

21
Oct
2017

HackBudapest 2017

Starts: 11:30 am (11:30)
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Let’s Talk About Europe! - Workshop

Starts: 01:00 pm (13:00)
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Dark Ministry

Starts: 09:00 pm (21:00)
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Apey

Starts: 10:00 pm (22:00)
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22
Oct
2017

Wondawulf - Too Hot For Drumstep (Bootleg) - Ella Fitzgerald Vs Funtcase

Starts: 01:30 am (01:30)
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Alter Bridge

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
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Ghost REmote

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
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Astrix

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
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Big Data With Hadoop & Spark Certification Training Bootcamp - Live Instructor-Led Classes | Certification & Project Included | 100% Moneyback Guarantee | Budapest, Hungary

Starts: 06:30 pm (18:30)
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Masters Of The Orchestra Pinchas Steinberg And Liszt Academy Symphony Orchestra

Starts: 09:30 pm (21:30)
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Interesting facts about this location

Batthyány tér

Batthyány Square is a town square in Budapest. It is located on the Buda side of the Danube directly opposite the Hungarian Parliament Building. It is named after Lajos Batthyány, the first Prime Minister of Hungary, and a statue for him was erected in 2008. Batthyány Square is noted for the Szent Anna-templom (Church of Saint Anne), a Roman Catholic church built between 1740 and 1762, and one of Budapest's most beautiful baroque buildings. The square is also known for its market hall.

Tags: Squares in Budapest
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Chain Bridge (Budapest)

The Széchenyi Chain Bridge is a suspension bridge that spans the River Danube between Buda and Pest, the western and eastern sides of Budapest, the capital of Hungary. Designed by the English engineer William Tierney Clark, it was the first permanent bridge across the Danube in Budapest, and was opened in 1849.

Tags: Széchenyi family, Suspension bridges in Hungary, Landmarks in Hungary, Bridges over the Danube, Bridges in Budapest, Bridges completed in 1849, Belváros-Lipótváros
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Constitutional Court of Hungary

The Constitutional Court of Hungary (Hungarian: Magyar Köztársaság Alkotmánybírósága) is a special court of Hungary, making judicial review of the acts of the Parliament of Hungary. The official seat of the Constitutional Court is Budapest. Until 2012 the seat was Esztergom. The Constitutional Court is composed of 15 judges since September 1, 2011 (previously, the Court was composed of 11 judges). The members then elect the President of the Court from among its members in a secret ballot.

Tags: National supreme courts, Hungarian law, Government of Hungary, Esztergom, Constitutional courts
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Hungarian Academy of Sciences

The Hungarian Academy of Sciences is the most important and prestigious learned society of Hungary. Its seat is at the bank of the Danube in Budapest.

Tags: Organizations established in 1825, Organisations based in Hungary, National academies of sciences, National academies of arts and humanities, Hungarian culture, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Buildings and structures in Budapest
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Inner City (Budapest)

Inner City is part of the historic old town of Pest. Today it is a part of the 5th District of Budapest, Hungary. Budapest's main shopping street, Váci utca ("Váci Street"), is located there, as is a large part of the city's commercial life, banks and travel agencies. Many tourists start sightseeing there. In a broader sense, the city centre of Budapest is bordered by the Grand Boulevard on Pest side of the city.

Tags: Neighbourhoods of Budapest, Belváros-Lipótváros
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Kossuth Bridge

The Kossuth Bridge or Kossuth híd was a bridge that stood over the river Danube in Budapest from 1946 January 15th to 1960. After the Soviet Red Army took Budapest in early 1945, they found all the city's five bridges had been blown up by retreating German troops. (Árpád hid was not blown-up, it was just incomplete, under construction).

Tags: Demolished bridges, Bridges over the Danube, Bridges in Budapest, Bridges completed in 1945
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Krisztinaváros

Krisztinaváros is a neighbourhood in central Budapest, situated just west of Castle Hill, north of Tabán. It is named after Archduchess Maria Christina, daughter of Maria Theresa, who interceded for buildings to be erected in this area. The history of Krisztinaváros is inseparable from that of the neighboring old Tabán, Naphegy and Gellérthegy. The central features are Krisztina tér and the entrance to the Castle Hill tunnel. It is also home to the Tabán Cinema http://www. artmozi.

Tags: Várkerület, Neighbourhoods of Budapest, Buda
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

National Széchényi Library

The National Széchényi Library (Hungarian: Országos Széchényi Könyvtár) (OSZK) is a library in Budapest, Hungary. It is one of the two Hungarian national libraries, the other being the University of Debrecen Library.

Tags: Széchenyi family, National libraries, Library buildings completed in 1846, Libraries in Hungary, Libraries established in 1802, Education in Budapest, Culture in Budapest, Buildings and structures in Budapest, Buda Castle, 1802 establishments in Hungary
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Tabán

Tabán usually refers to an area within the 1st district of Budapest, the capital of Hungary. It lies on the Buda (i.e. Western) side of the Danube, to the south of György Dózsa Square, on the northern side of Elisabeth Bridge and to the east of Naphegy. Outside of Budapest, several other Hungarian cities and towns also have districts called Tabán.

Tags: Várkerület, Neighbourhoods of Budapest, History of Budapest
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Zero Kilometre Stone (Budapest)

The Zero Kilometre Stone is a 3 m high limestone sculpture in Budapest, forming a zero sign, with an inscription on its pedestal reading "KM" for kilometres. This stone marks the reference point from which all road distances to Budapest are measured in the country. The reference point had initially been located at the threshold of Buda Royal Palace, but was moved to its present location by Széchenyi Chain Bridge when the crossing was completed in 1849.

Tags: Transport in Hungary, Street furniture, Geodesic datums, Buildings and structures in Budapest
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Coordinates: 47.5, 19.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

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