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HUNGARY DESTINATION GUIDE

"With a language unrelated to any in Europe, and food and wines different from many, Hungary is a country that has always forged its own path"

Chris, Travel Director
Hungary at a glance
Diverse architecture, over 300 thermal springs, a distinct language, culture and cuisine, and even a capital city that's split in two - Hungary is a country that has always forged its own path. Join your expert Trafalgar Travel Director and discover the unparalleled world of Hungary.
Currency
Hungarian forint
Winter avg temp
0°C
Summer avg temp
20°C
Time Zone
GMT+2
Capital City
Budapest
Language
Hungarian
Good morning
Jó reggelt
Good evening
Jó estét

What to pack for Hungary

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Comfortable walking shoes

Minsk is a sprawling city and best explored on foot. Be sure to pack comfortable, worn-in walking shoes when you visit Belarus.

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Russian phrasebook

Russian is the most widely used language in Belarus and can be difficult to learn. Pack a phrasebook to help decipher the Cyrillic alphabet and learn a few common words.

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Waterproof coat

Minsk weather can be unpredictable, so bring a waterproof coat or umbrella to prepare for rain showers all year round.

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An adaptor plug

Voltage in Belarus is 220V and the sockets are of Type C or F, with standard European 2-pin plugs.

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Sunglasses

Sunglasses are essential all year round - they’ll shield your eyes in the sunny summer and protect against snow in winter.

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