Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Hungary  /  Central Hungary  /  Budapest  /  Neighborhoods  /  Vaci Street

Vaci Street, Budapest

(1,700+ reviews on the web)
Neighborhood
Get your fill of shopping as you stroll down Vaci Street, the main retail street in Budapest. This pedestrian zone is famous for its high density of shops, restaurants, and cafes. Since the 18th century, it has been one of the city's main streets. In medieval times, the length of this street equaled the entire length of Pest. Wander the crowded walkway, people-watch at a cafe, or stop into one of the area's well-known shops, including Zara, H&M, Swarovski, and Nike, as well as local galleries and stores. See Vaci Street and all Budapest has to offer by arranging your trip with our Budapest vacation planner.
Create a full Budapest itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Budapest

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Budapest by other users

3 days in Budapest BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Croatia & Budapest BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Danube Countries BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in Budapest BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in Europe BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Central Hungary BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, culture, relaxing, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA July, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA July, teens, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 37 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Budapest BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN July, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We accessed thus street from the Market- we never heard of it before. It's lively and a must! It's surrounded by authentic Hungarian Restaurants, it's also a great place to get gifts, especially after...  more »
  • Váci utca is Hungary’s most famous street. This pedestrian, shopping street has changed a lot since I first walked on it in 1974. Today its stores are filled with goods, mainly targeting tourists, and...  more »
  • Honestly, it will be hard to visit Budapest without going down this street. It has a lot of heart and soul... a lot of activity and is a pleasurable walk. I don't think there were any cars allowed on ...  more »