Vörösmarty Tér (Square)

A festive view of Vörösmarty Square during the Christmas Market

Located right in the heart of Budapest, Vörösmarty Tér (Square) is great starting point for those wanting to simply explore the city without an intended destination. During the holiday seasons, the square is abound with glittering lights and colorful decorations, welcoming any and all to join in the festivities of the beloved Christmas Market, where a variety of vendors and artisans gather to provide goods to visitors from November to the end of December. At other times throughout the year, Vörösmarty Tér serves as perfectly located spot for travelers to orient themselves to the city because of its proximity to restaurants, boutiques, public transport, and much more. Notably, Váci utca (Váci Street), an enormously popular Budapest shopping strip, begins at Vörösmarty Tér and extends all the way to the Central Market Square.

Here you’ll find:

  • Restaurants
  • Cafes and bakeries
  • Local events/festivals
  • Shops and other attractions