Don’t forget to validate your ticket
Don’t forget to validate your ticket in advance at the entrance of the metro stations, otherwise, you will be fined.
Don’t forget to validate your ticket. Photo: budapest101.com
Don’t pay in Euro
Don’t pay in Euro, it’s advisable to pay with the local currency (HUF) since the exchange rates are worse.
Always use the Hungarian currency (HUngarian Forint)
Don’t hail a taxi on the street
NEVER use a taxi with a Freelancer sign. Photo: hungaryphototours.com
Don’t eat food in the touristy Váci street
Don’t eat food in the touristy Váci street known as the shopping street, these restaurants are tourist traps because they are overpriced and do not have high quality. You will recognize them as “Tourist menu”.
Try to avoid the “Tourist menu”. Photo: ertip.tips
NEVER withdraw money from the Euronet ATMs
NEVER withdraw money from the Euronet ATMs – you can find these ATM machines all over the touristy zone of Budapest but their exchange rate is very high. Instead, you should use an ATM machine that is operated by reliable banks or simply use the exchange offices.
NEVER withdraw money from the Euronet ATMs. Photo: info-budapest.com