There is a wide-range of fun activities that you can do in Budapest in March. From concerts through festivals and parties to craft beer tasting, this city is the best choice if you are looking for outstanding activities to spend your holiday with. It doesn’t matter if you spend here 2 days or a week, you won’t get bored, that we can promise.

Things to do in Budapest in March

The city offers you a vast amount of programs for all kinds of tourists. You will definitely find your favorite past-time activities no matter what your interests are.

Outdoor programs

As the weather in March is still unpredictable, sometimes you can expect some snow or rain, but if you are lucky, you might not need your jacket at all. If the capricious weather allows you, you can spend the majority of your time outdoors.

cycling in budapest in march

Cycling in Budapest

Going on a bike tour allows you to explore the city in a fun and extraordinary way. If you are a sports lover and do not want to miss your daily training, you can easily combine vacation and your active lifestyle by this opportunity. Budapest offers more than 200 kilometers of bike routes, that criss-cross all around the city center. You can explore some  gems in the city, like the Margaret Island and the Buda hills by bike for sure.

Beerbike – an extraordinary activity to spice up your holiday

Have you heard about the beerbike before? Well, it is a very popular thing to do in Budapest if you want to explore the city with your friends, while you can tap and taste some delicious Hungarian craft beer. If you don’t want to get your eyes off of the sights around you, you can also hire a hostess to tap beer for your team.

Activities for adrenaline junkies

Would you like to spend your time in an exciting way? If you are an adventure-lover, then Budapest has plenty of activities to offer. Near the Hungarian capital city you can drive tanks, quads and go-karts. It has shooting ranges and paintball fields for the though ones. Are you one of them?

tank driving in Budapest

Spring and Easter festival

The biggest market and festival is located in the heart of Budapest, on Vörösmarty Square, where the annual Christmas market is taking place as well. This is a 4 week long festivity around the end of March and the beginning of April. You can try many traditional Hungarian food and drink, link chimney cake, lángos and gulyás soup, or you can heat up yourself with a shot of pálinka, a glass of wine or craft beer. Moreover, you can purchase many handmade Hungarian items.

Indoor activities

If the weather doesn’t allow you to enjoy the outdoors programs offered in Budapest in March, you don’t have to worry, as there are many other stuff to do.


Do you like magic tricks, acrobats and exceptional talents? The Hungarian Great Circus in Budapest is a must-see if you are fond of this entertainment type. They are having seasonal performances in parallel with unique, one-time shows. There is a special ongoing performance with world-famous acrobats until 10th March 2019. Its theme is the phoenix, who resurrects from its ashes. To symbolize this, they are lighting the whole podium on fire.

Budapest nightlife

If you are looking for programs to do during the night, we have great news for you, because Budapest is the capital city of crazy parties. You don’t have to go far from your accommodation to find a great ruin pub or bar. In the city center there are numerous famous places that you can visit if you are longing for famous DJs or singers, as many times foreign celebrities come to perform to Budapest. Do you want to go to a mind-boggling after party? Most party places are waiting for you with opening hours lasting until dawn.

Things to do in Budapest in March


Do you consider yourself the next Sherlock Holmes and you have your Watson(s)? If you like escape-rooms you are in the right place. Budapest has many escape-rooms in various themes, like zombie apocalypse, hospital, or different horror movies. This activity is also a popular one among local Hungarian youth or companies, as it can serve as the perfect team building activity.

All things considered, Budapest offers you exciting activities in March as well. It doesn’t matter if you like sports, festivals, concerts, pubs or cultural activities, you will undoubtedly find the perfect match for your and your team’s taste.