Discount Cards

Budapest Card (www.budapestinfo.hu; per 24/48/72/96/120 hr 6490/9990/12,990/15,990/18,900Ft) Free admission to selected museums and other sights in and around the city; unlimited travel on all forms of public transport; two free guided walking tours; and discounts for organised tours, car rental, thermal baths, and at selected shops and restaurants. Available at tourist offices but cheaper online.

European Youth Card (www.eyca.org; one year 4500Ft) Wide range of discounts for under-26s.

International Student Identity Card (ISIC; www.isic.org; one year 3000Ft) Discounts on some transport, and cheap admission to selected museums and other sights for full-time students.

International Teacher Identity Card (ITIC; www.isic.org; one year 3000Ft) Similar benefits to the ISIC for full-time teachers.

International Youth Travel Card (ITYC; www.isic.org; 1yr 3000Ft) Similar benefits to the ISIC for nonstudents under 26.