Budapest may be full of urban wonders but even within the city, there are plenty of hiking trails and picturesque riverbanks to explore. Our intrepid photo team went out and about to capture the beauties of nature an easy hop away.

Here are our favourite hidden hiking spots where you can ride a bike, jog or stroll surrounded by nature – or just sit by the water and dangle your feet in.

Molnár Island

Kolonics György sétány


Lake Naplás

Merzse marshes