Activity Holiday ideas for Budapest
Budapest’s wonderful climate, varied terrain and stunning areas of natural beauty make it an ideal place for active adventures. If you are looking to try something different, here are some activity holiday ideas for Budapest:
Adventure Parks – Fantastic Activity Holiday ideas for Budapest
Why not take a break from sightseeing and try one of the courses that are available in one of the adventure parks. With four levels of difficulty, the adrenaline rush makes for fantastic activity holiday ideas for Budapest.
Challenge land Adventure Course in Csilleberc
Choose from three tracks with various levels, marked by different colours. Climb from one tree to the next and slide along the zip wires. Attached by a safety cable you can try out your skills in the log castle, the labyrinth or the obstacle course.
Orczy Adventure Park Courses
This is a great idea for an activity holiday for all the family. There are various levels of difficulty designed with both adults and children in mind. The grown-ups can also test out their bravery on the bigger slides.
Romai Adventure Park
Great for team building events or birthday parties, set in the beautiful surroundings of old trees. The 60-station course features different levels of difficulty, as does the smaller 21 station course for children.
New Park Adventure at Budapest Zoo
Opened in 2014 Budapest Zoo features a small and large scale obstacle course. The park includes a giant slide, climbing machine and trampolines.
Adventure Water parks
Another fantastic activity idea in Budapest is to make the most of the Adventure Water Parks, especially as the summer is really scorching hot in Budapest. If you just want to relax as you cool down, then visit the baths of Palatinus, Szechenyi, Gellert, Római Lido, Pünkösdfürdő Bath, Paskál Bath and Csillaghegyi Baths.
There are several climbing regions that can be reached using public transportation which makes for a superb activity idea in Budapest. Two of which are in old quarries, Rókahegy near the Csillaghegy HÉV stop and Francia Bánya located near the Fenyőgyöngye final stop of the 65 bus. With approximately 22 routes of limestone to conquer, the highest up to about 22 meters tall.
Bike Tours and Rentals
There are plenty of operators offering daily biking and tours. You can choose from high top city trekking bikes to much easy touring beach cruisers. There are also plenty of family bike rentals where you can hire children’s bikes, trailers and baby seats.