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Budapest - pratical information

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Budapest
  • Capital of Hungary (10,2 million citizens, 93030 km²)
  • two parts, embracing the Danube: Buda and Pest
  • 23 districts
  • ca. 2,1 million citizens
  • Republic, parliamentary democracy
Currency Forint (HUF or Ft)
300 HUF is about 1 EUR
Time GMT +1 (+2 in summertime)
Dialling Code
  • +36 (Hungary), 1 (Budapest), + 7-figure number. Don't dial 1 once in Budapest.
Tourist Office
Budapest card
  • from 24 h (4500 HUF) to 72 h (8900 HUF).
  • free public transport, free walking sightseeing tours, free entry to St Lukács Bath and 7 museums, discouns...
Tipping Some restaurants include the service charge in their bills.
It is customary to tip 10% of the total bill. Add the tip to the bill's total.
Phone numbers
  • Police emergency: 107
  • Ambulance: 104 or 112
  • Fire department emergency: 105
  • Hungarian police - tourist number: +36 1 438 80 80 (English)
Electricity 220V AC, 50Hz, two round shape pin plugs are standard
Parking
Banks
  • weekdays: open from 08.00 to about 17.30 h
  • Saturday: open in the morning
Post office
  • weekdays: open from 08.00 to 18.00 h
  • Saturday: some offices are open, until about 14.00 h
  • website: www.posta.hu

 

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