A parliamentary election will take place on 6 April 2014. There are occasional political demonstrations in Budapest and elsewhere in the country. These tend to take place on or close to important national holidays with a political relevance. Peaceful political demonstrations have occasionally ended in violence. As a precaution you should avoid all political demonstrations.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

Around 400,000 British nationals visit Hungary each year.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.

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