Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Budapest
Dec. 19, 2018

Budapest is so magical and charming in December. The aroma of mulled wine and cinnamon fills the crisp air whilst the city is overcrowded with baked chestnut and yummy chimney cake merchants… what a wonderful time of the year this is!

Hungary is all about traditions when it comes to the end of year celebration: did you know that we were not allowed to do housework or argue on New Year’s Eve? Or eating lentils will bring you luck for next year? These and many other traditions form the Hungarian celebration that is interlocked with the aim of bringing health, wealth, fortune and happiness to you.
Let us show you how Christmas and NY’s are done in tradition and style: our ultimate guide is all you need for a memorable stay in Budapest.