in Downtown Budapest
Free entry at the Budapest Ice Park
With the 72-hour Classic Card, enjoy free public transport and 30+ free entries, including at the Budapest Ice Park’s ice rink!
Budapest offers countless experiences and attractions for visitors and locals in every season, but one of the most magical period of the year is when the city prepares for the winter holidays. The streets are filled with an abundance of colours and scents, and we have heaps of opportunities to have a great time even besides the fairs.
You must not miss a chance to have a satisfying bath in a thermal bath or spa, or take advantage of various wellness facilities, saunas and salt rooms for complete relaxation.
Here’s a tip: use the Budapest Card to make new winter memories with amazing discounts.
Discover Budapest in Winter
Ice Rink and Gastronomy at Budapest Ice Park
The cosiest time of the year has come again, and we all know that warm lights, tasty dishes and quality time spent with the family are all part of the holiday season.
A true winter wonderland was born at the heart of the city, welcoming visitors with an ice rink, authentic festive atmosphere and delicious food.
Christmas Fair at Deák Ferenc Square – Artisan's Goods and Flavours
Get unique handmade gifts for your loved ones while enjoying the familiar atmosphere of the Christmas Fair at Deák Ferenc Square. After you have visited all the stalls and seen all the gingerbread, it’s time for some tasty bites!
You can choose from a selection of classic festive delicacies: chimney cake, roasted chestnuts, gingerbread, or even a tasty lángos. And if you happen to feel cold, a big glass of mulled wine will warm you up on the spot!
With the arrival of the first snow, the hills and valleys of Buda and their surroundings turn into a magical fairyland. Here are some great ideas where to go in the winter to enjoy a beautiful, snowy landscape.