The Danube, baths, music


Hungary is a landlocked country in Central Europe. Its capital, Budapest, is bisected by the Danube River. Its cityscape is studded with architectural landmarks from Buda’s medieval Castle Hill and grand neoclassical buildings along Pest’s Andrássy Avenue to the 19th-century Chain Bridge. Turkish and Roman influence on Hungarian culture includes the popularity of mineral spas, including at thermal Lake Hévíz. See Hungary with help from Wyld Family Travel’s detailed Hungary travel guides


In Hungary, they drive on the right-hand side of the road. You can pick up a rental car at any major airport in the country. Hungary has an efficient system of public transport in major cities and rail networks to get you around the country.


The official currency of Hungary is the Forint. The Forint comes in 1000 Ft, 500 Ft, 10000 Ft, 2000 Ft, 5000 Ft, 20000 Ft banknotes. Debit and credit cards are accepted widely. We suggest using a Wise card to cut down on high international withdrawal fees.


Hungary is one of the most affordable countries in Europe. Average cost for one person for accommodation in Hungary is $50 USD. For two people sharing a typical double-occupancy hotel room, the average price for a hotel room in Hungary is $70.00 USD (2021)


Eating out in Hungary is relatively inexpensive. In Hungary, you will find hearty meals awaiting you. A meal at a mid-priced restaurant for 2 should cost around $30 USD while coffee will set you back $1.45 and a loaf of bread $0.76