Adrienn is a Budapest-born writer, formerly based in London, whose experience lies in fashion and lifestyle journalism.
The 9 best day trips from Budapest
Most travellers make a beeline for Budapest when they visit Hungary, and we can’t blame them: from ruin bars to blissful spas, the Hungarian capital boasts everything you could want from a European city break. But if you find yourself with a bit of extra time, consider taking a day trip from Budapest and exploring the villages, lakes and hiking trails that lie just outside the capital. Whether it’s the country’s rich historical treasures, its spectacular cuisine or its beautiful nature, you can get a taste of the thousand colours of Hungary at these cool places not far from the city. All reachable within a couple of hours by public transport, here are some of the very best day trips to take from Budapest, according to Budapest-born writer Adrienn Bardossy. RECOMMENDED: 📍 The best things to do in Budapest😋 The best restaurants in Budapest🍻 The best Budapest nightlife spots