As you explore the capital by tram, foot and metro, you’ll stop by some of the most stunning areas and sightseeing highlights. Enjoy the small architectural details prevalent in the Castle District and hear tales of former inhabitants and owners of the houses
You’ll visit the first department store in Budapest, adorned with ceiling frescos painted by one of the city’s most famous artists. Then you’ll weave through narrow streets to reach a traditional market.
Daily except Tuesday and SundayDuration
2.5-3 hoursStart time
Please make your way to Inside the Széll Kálmán tér Metro Station (Metro line 2 - red line) at the top of the escalator.
Please report at the meeting point 10 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
Matthias Church (1014 Budapest, Szentháromság tér 2)
On the Budapest Explorer Sightseeing Tour, you’ll get to know the real Hungary through its beautiful capital city. An English speaking guide will accompany you on this tour of Budapest on foot and by local transport.
The adventure begins when you make your way to Inside the Széll Kálmán tér Metro Station (Metro line 2 - red line) at the top of the escalator. You’ll climb aboard a Minibus for a ride along the riverbank while soaking up views of the Castle District’s most stunning landmarks, including Matthias Church and the Royal Palace.
Pass by historical buildings that seem to be silent and sleepy, but just wait until your guide tells you stories from behind the walls! Enjoy the small architectural details prevalent in the Castle District and hear tales of former inhabitants and owners of the houses.
Next up on your Budapest tour, you’ll pass by the oldest confectionary shop of the city and visit the first private art gallery of Hungary.
After taking a walk around the Royal Palace and admiring the breath-taking view from the hilltop, we’ll walk back to the residential part of the Castle District. Here, we have time for a surprising discovery in the Hotel Hilton before our Budapest tour comes to an end at Matthias Church, one of the most beautiful buildings in the city.
At the end of your tour your guide will give you some local tips on where to go to enjoy a glass of wine or lunch in the district.
Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity.
If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the tour.
Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.
Please wear comfortable shoes as this tour involves fair amount of walking.
My wife & I weren't sure what to expect as far as number of participants. It turned out that there was only one other couple booked at the same time as us & they didn't turn up...Philip J McNab, Australia, 29/Sep/2013