Budapest has a unique and youthful atmosphere with pumping nightlife appreciated among European youths.
The capital and biggest city of Hungary, Budapest, is famous for its exceptionally rich offering of natural thermal baths and its scenic setting and architecture getting the nickname “Paris of the East”. Budapest world heritage sites includes the Danube, Andrassy Avenue, the Millennium Underground Railway (second oldest metro line in the world) and many more. Arriving to Budapest is now easier with direct flights from Wizzair twice a week.
Wizzair (click here) offer direct flights from Malta and the prices are excellent. We have found one of the cheapest days you can visit this great city. the dates are from Wednesday 17th February to Sunday 21st February. You can use the excuse of a post Valentines getaway ;). The price of this return flight is only €44.98 per person. You can book the flights either from Wizzair.com or from Skyscanner (click here). The luggage you can take up with you is limited but you can buy extra hand luggage or normal baggage for a cheap price. Have a look at the prices on their website here.
You will find that accommodation is still relatively cheap compared to other major European cities and you can get an amazing deal if you shop around. We have found very good deals for 4 star hotels that are either in the city centre or just next to a metro station, 3-4 stops away from the city centre. The Bliss Hotel & Wellness (click here) is in the city centre and the price for a double room is that of €183.60 for 4 nights with FREE Spa Access
Another hotel on the same price range is Soho Boutique Hotel (click here) which is in the city centre located between the Eastern and Western train stations. The price for a double room is that of €192 for 4 nights, just €24 per person per night
Hotel Castle Garden (click here) is located near he famous attraction of Buda Castle with the location perfect for those interested in history and culture. The price is that of €194.40 for the whole 4 nights.
The cheapest hotel is the Mercure Budapest Buda (click here) which is only €161.28 for 4 nights for two people. The hotel is situated exactly in front of the train station which makes it ideal to go to the city centre.
You can also have a look for accommodation on the Skyscanner website as it gives you the cheapest option from various accommodation websites. Although Booking.com has very good deals and usually the cheapest, sometimes you can get cheaper options from our websites, so make sure to shop around. For other interesting things to do in Budapest make sure to visit the Lonely Planet (click here) page or TripAdvisor (click here).
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question.