Holiday Opening Hours in Budapest
Below are a series of tables with the opening hours between Christmas and New Year 2013. For further information, click on the weblink in the name of the institution or site you are interested in to visit their homepage.
Tourist Information Offices
The advent markets in the large squares across Budapest also have variable opening times in this period.
Advent market at St Stephen's Basilica opening hours:
Monday – Thursday: 11:30am – 8:00pm,
Friday: 11:30am – 10:00pm,
Saturday: 10:00am – 10:00pm,
Sunday: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Exceptions: Dec 24th: 10am- 2pm, December 25th and 26th: Closed.
Christmas Market at Vörösmarty Square opening hours:
16th November – 23rd December:10 am–9 pm,
24th December: 10 am–2 pm,
25th–26th December: Closed,
27th December: 12 noon–9 pm Food and drink vendors only,
28th–30th December: - 10 am–9 pm - food and beverage vendors only,
31st December - NEW YEAR'S EVE: 12 noon-4 am: Food and beverage vendors only.
For all the other markets, we have less detailed information, but we can say that allmost all are have limited hours on the 24th December and are closed on December 25th-26th and January 1st.
We hope you find this information useful. If you have further questions, please contact us (though we also only operate a skeleton service between 27th and 31st December!)