The Szechenyi Bath is the largest and most famous swimming pool in Budapest and Hungary. With 3 outdoor pools and 15 indoor pools it is one of the largest spas in Europe. The spa is one of the top 10 tourist attractions in Budapest and Hungary. Every day thousands of tourists come to the famous bath in Budapest.
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Impressive is not only the gigantic size of the bathroom but also the classic, great architecture. There is usually a lot going on in the thermal bath of Szechenyi. Beside the normal bathing clothes and towel one should also bring a bathing cap, it is still obligatory in some pools of the Szechenyi bath. But one can also rent or buy bathing caps cheaply in the pool.
The one in Budapest is over 100 years old. Around 1880 thermal water was discovered here, around 1913 the Szechenyi Spa Swimming Pool was completed. Today the Széchenyi Thermal Bath is open every day of the year.
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Very popular among tourists are boat tours on the Danube in Budapest. There are many different offers. Some tourists do a simple 1-hour round trip, others an exclusive dinner tour with a 4-course menu. You can book many of these tours on the Danube on the great website Getyourguide: >>> Link to the website Getyourguide.
Besides the swimming pools, for example, there is everything that is common in large swimming pools today. This includes current channels, underwater massage jets, whirlpools, cafes, restaurants and much more.
Budapest is world-famous for its swimming pools. The Szechenyi Bath is the most famous and largest bath in the city. You pay about 20 Euro entrance fee / as of 2020). A locker costs about 1 Euro extra, for a little more you can rent a whole cabin.
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The waiting times at the cash desks are sometimes quite long. That is why many visitors buy the tickets in advance on the Internet. We recommend the well-known German website Getyourguide: Click here
Opening hours Szechenyi Bad Budapest 2022: Daily from 6 am to 10 pm, which means very long opening hours 365 days a year.
Tickets Szechenyi Bath 2023: The waiting times at the ticket offices are sometimes quite long. Therefore many visitors buy the tickets in advance on the internet. We recommend the well-known German website Getyourguide: Click here for tickets
How to get to Szechenyi Swimming Pool: The thermal bath is about 2.5 kilometers northeast of the center of Budapest. The metro (underground) stops nearby (line 1, stop “Széchenyi fürdő”). The Szechenyi Thermal Bath is located in the famous City Park, also the Budapest Zoo is here.