In addition to meat dishes, Hungary is famous for its delicious dessert kürtőskalács - bun with sugar and cinnamon.
Kürtőskalács is a hollow rolls of pastry, are sprinkled with sugar and cinnamon. Many people add to them all sorts of fillings, such as jam, chocolate paste or cream.
The Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Hungary want to be called a country of kürtőskalács. Until now, the exact place of birth of this dessert is unknown.
You can buy kürtőskalács in any confectionery, in cafes and at fairs.
More things to do in Budapest
Climb on the Gellert Hill
Climb on the top of the 200-meter high mountain, where you will find the Statue of Liberty and can see the Budapest to the smallest detail.FREE13
Ride on the old funicular
The old funicular of the 19th century leads to the Buda Castle Hill where you can explore the city from atop and make beautiful panoramic shots. 100011Castle Hill
Go to the Fogashaz ruin-pub
In this pub, art is combined with the holiday post-apocalyptic spirit.
This is an art space created in the old, abandoned building of the Jewish quarter.5Ruin-pub Fogashaz
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