Christmas Treasure Hunt Budapest

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The Budapest Christmas Treasure Hunt is specially designed for those who are in love with the magic of the winter holidays. Those who love architecture, love tales, and stories with a festive Christmas flavor.

This pathway through the city's bustling, energetic center offers a unique glimpse into Budapest’s unique social fabric.

This will be a fun experience combining the excitement of a treasure hunt with that of learning facts, stories and legends about Christmas. 
You will be guided by the mobile app on your phone, following directions in order to find clues and solve witty puzzles that unlock cool places in town and fantastic Christmas stories. 
You can go on the adventure with your significant other, your friends, your family and even your little elves. There’s something for everyone.
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  • Kid friendly
  • Game ends in another place than it starts
  • To see the holiday lights, nighttime is better

Places you will visit


It will take you

59-89 mins

You will walk

2630 steps

Total distance

2 km


  • This adventure begins in the city center, granting you the opportunity to experience its famous Christmas Markets.

  • Don’t fill up before the walk, there will be plenty of food on the way!

  • Keep your camera close at hand, the route includes iconic historical sites!

  • Along the way, you’ll also learn crucial things for getting by in Budapest :)


One day at the North Pole, Santa bursts out of his grotto looking worried. 

Turns out, his trusty assistant, Biscuit, is sick and he needs a replacement fast. You immediately sign up and embark on the most bizarre recruitment process of your life.

To prove that you’re worthy, he has sent you to the city to perform a number of challenges that will test your holiday spirit and determination. After each challenge, you’ll unlock a new piece of the puzzle which will take you closer to Santa.

Can you impress him and earn your place among his elite team of elves? Only time (and some wacky challenges) will tell. 

Game route

Starting point St. Stephen's Basilica 1
Budapest, Szent István tér 1, 1051 Hungary
Finish point Vörösmarty Square
Budapest, Vörösmarty tér 3, 1051 Hungary
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Get the app and you're all set

Download it, choose your route and just walk to the starting point.

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monika abdelshahid

02 Dec 2023

Jamie H

24 Dec 2022

Krisztina Pinczesi

22 Dec 2022

Rubén Cuesta Tamayo

16 Dec 2022

Muhammad ElDaidamony

12 Dec 2022

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  • Discover new places

    As you walk and tour around the city, you will visit new cool places.

  • Solve puzzles, crack riddles

    You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.

  • Learn fun history

    Each place comes with its own bit of history that you'll discover as you walk.

  • Role-play

    Put yourself in the shoes of a famous fictional character and play out their story.


Rubén Cuesta Tamayo
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