Best Things To Do in Debrecen, Hungary

Whether you're visiting Debrecen for a few days or are a localite, Debrecen is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Debrecen. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Debrecen. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Debrecen. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Debrecen keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Debrecen listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Debrecen which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Debrecen will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Debrecen recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Debrecen

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Debrecen that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 1573 itineraries
    Hortobagy National Park

    Tags: National Park, Wildlife Park, Wildlife Safari, Adventure

    Address: Debrecen, Hungary

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Ideal for a day trip from Debrecen, this is one of the largest national parks in Eastern Hungary. Spread over 800 square kilometres, it is a UNESCO world heritage site and is largest protected area in...Read more

  2. #2 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    Big Forest Aquarium, Mediterranean Spa, Water Park

    Tags: Amusement Park, Water Park, Aquarium, Entertainment

    Address: 4032 Debrecen, Nagyerdei Park 1

    Timings: 11:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Also known as Aquaticum Debrecen Termal es wellness, drop in for a relaxing sauna, a therapeutic massage or splash in the water park!

  3. #3 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 424 itineraries
    Debrecen Zoo And Amusement Park

    Tags: Amusement Park, Wildlife Park, Zoo, Wildlife Safari

    Address: Ady Endre ut 1, Debrecen H-4032, Hungary

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Debrecen Zoo and Amusement is located on a Natural Reserve Forest culture park. The garden presents over 1300 specimens of 160 animal species. A fascinating zoo and an amusement park with non-stop ent...Read more

  4. #4 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 757 itineraries
    The Great Reformed Church

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: Debrecen, Kossuth tér, 4026 Hungary

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The original structure dates back to 12th century and is one of the most significant church buildings of Hungary. The Saint Andrew Church was later constructed in 15th century. Though a large complex,...Read more

  5. #5 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    MODEM Centre Of Modern And Contemporary Art

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: 4026 Debrecen, Baltazár Dezső tér 1

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located in the historical downtown of Debrecen, this is the biggest art gallery of the region and is dedicated to modern and contemporary fine art pieces. There are also some temporary exhibitions fro...Read more

  6. #6 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 728 itineraries
    St Anne's Cathedral

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: 4024 Debrecen, Szent Anna u. 15

    Timings: 06:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Built between 1721 and 1746, this cathedral id dedicated Catholic Saint Anne. Beautiful altars, the statue of St. Stephen, Admirable frescos and stucco ornaments adorn this church.

  7. #7 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 178 itineraries
    Reformed College

    Tags: Educational Site, Historical Site, Architecture , University

    Address: 4024 Debrecen Piac u. 20

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The oldest educational institution in Hungary, the reformed college dates back to 1538 and has immense educational, historical and political importance in Hungary. It is the historic site where the go...Read more

  8. #8 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 212 itineraries
    Deri Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Debrecen, Déri tér 1, 4026 Hungary

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Considered as one of the most prominent history collections in Hungary, the Deri museum is located in a neo-baroque building and has separate sections dedicated to ethnography, archaeology, art and sc...Read more

  9. #9 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 113 itineraries
    Reformed Small Church

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Tower

    Address: 4025 Debrecen, Révész tér 2

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Originally built in 1600, the church was rebuilt in 1727. With an unusual onion-shaped dome, the structure was distinct in Debrecen’s skyline. It was although destroyed in the wind-storm. It was...Read more

  10. #10 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 245 itineraries
    Csokonai Theatre

    Tags: Art And Culture, Entertainment, Performance, Theatre

    Address: Debrecen, Kossuth u. 10, 4024 Hungary

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Explicitly decorated interiors, three tier gilts, ornamental ceiling with outstanding Frescos and chandeliers Csokonai theatre is in itself a beautiful structure to admire! A 19th century theatre, the...Read more

  11. #11 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 313 itineraries
    Calico Jack Pub

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: Debrecen, Bem tér 15, 4026 Hungary

    Timings: 11:30 am - 11:59 pm Details

    Is having a good drink and having delicious food on our agenda? Welcome to Calico Jack Pub. Excellent food with superb service is what you will get at the restaurant. Pina Colada and mojito is what yo...Read more

  12. #12 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 212 itineraries
    Kossuth Square

    Tags: Square

    Address: Debrecen, Hungary

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The main square of the city, it was handed over to public on 7th July 2001. A community space and a pedestrian zone, the square is the venue for many important events like Turkey days, Civis promenade...Read more

  13. #13 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 243 itineraries
    Flower Clock

    Address: 4024 Debrecen, Baltazár Dezső tér

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The very first sundial and flower-clock of Debrecen, constructed in the memory of Calvin, on 500th anniversary of his birthday. It was unveiled on 10th of July- 40 days before the 40th Debrecen Flower...Read more

  14. #14 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 246 itineraries
    Financial Palace

    Tags: Palace

    Address: 4024 Debrecen, Kossuth utca 12-14.

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Dating back to 1912, the plot originally occupied the house of György Komáromi Csipkés- the judge of the city. The house hosted the preparatory negotiations of the historic Treaty o...Read more

  15. #15 of 109 Things To Do in Debrecen
    - Used in 59 itineraries