Buda Bike Tour

Top 10 Activity Holidays in Budapest

There are so many amazing trips to discover and explore in every corner of Budapest. Whether you’re after a new hobby or want to see Budapest in a more unusual way, take at look at these alternative activity holidays in Budapest:

Rock Climbing

This is a great activity holiday in Budapest – there are several climbing regions that can be reached from the city using public transportation. There is Rókahegy, an old quarry located near the Csillaghegy HÉV stop. There are approximately 22 routes on limestone up to about 22 meters tall. Francia Bánya is another old quarry located near the Fenyőgyöngye final stop of the 65 bus.

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 with plenty of children’s bikes, tag-a-long, trailers and baby seats to choose from.

Activity Buda Bike Tour

Here on these tours you will see the famous sights on a relaxed bike ride. Alternatively, you can go off the beaten track with a ride along the Danube River as part of a night tour. There’s also a chance to cycle to the edge of the city and discover the less tourist areas.

Group Bike Breeze

Discover the famous landmarks in Budapest as you visit a number of UNESCO world heritage sites and much more. The bike tour will be at comfortable pace, so available for riders of all levels. Group sizes are up to 15 riders.

Adventure Water parks and Baths

Another super idea as part of an activity holiday in Budapest is to visit one of the many water parks or outdoor pools. With long hot summers in Budapest, the city walls preserve the heat both day and night. The most popular outdoor baths to cool down in are Palatinus, Szechenyi, Gellert, Római Lido, Pünkösdfürdő Bath, Paskál Bath and Csillaghegyi Baths.

Mobility Margaret Island

Try a go cart or an electric vehicle rental and explore one of the most relaxing and pleasant parks in Europe – the unique Margaret Island (Margitsziget). The season runs from 1st March to 12th November, opening at 10am until sunset.

Vintage E Bike

One of the most popular and exciting ways to enjoy an activity holiday in Budapest is to explore this beautiful city on a vintage electric bike. Although the landscape is full of hills, with the E Bike and a local guide you can tour unique areas of the city without breaking into a sweat. Tour groups are kept as small as possible, normally between 2-10 people.

Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden

Established in 1866, Budapest Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It includes an animal nursery for lions and bear clubs, along with a breeding centre for hippopotamus. Once you’ve met the animals, take a stroll around the gardens.

City Walking Tour and Danube River Dinner Cruise

Make the most your time in Hungary and buy a Budapest Super Saver, which combines two top-selling tours at a discount price.  The 3 hour walking tour includes UNESCO-listed sites such as Heroes’ Square and Budapest City Park.  In the evening you can then embark on a two hour dinner cruise along the Danube River.

High Tech Sports Base

The high-tech sports base is in one of Budapest’s most gorgeous spots, Normafa. One option the company offer is a Segway tour up into the Buda Mountains, where you can take in breath-taking views of the city.

Activity Holidays in Budapest

When booking a tour, experience or sightseeing trip, you can organise various ideas for activity holidays in Budapest with Tourily.com.