Enjoy a complete overview of Budapest on this 3-hour walking tour. Begin from Heroes' Square and learn about the city's fascinating history and culture. Stop by a historic bath house, explore St. Stephen's Basilica, and munch on Hungarian delicacies.
What to Expect
Experience everything Budapest has to offer on this packed walking tour. The tour begins at the Opera House, then take a short ride on the Millennium metro to Heroes Square' and Budapest's city park. Once there you will learn about Hungarian history and culture through the line of kings displayed in chronological order. Then, walk through the park to visit Vajdahunyad Castle, a complex built for the World Expo in 1896.
Afterwards, stop by Szechenyi Bath House to learn about the country's unique bathing culture. Hop back on the metro and stop by Andrassy Blvd. Next, continue toward Elizabeth Square and St. Stephen’s Basilica before taking a break in a café for a taste of Hungary’s most famous pastry.
Once refreshed, take a trip toward the downtown area with a stop at Vaci Street and Vorosmarty Square. Finally, climb the steps up to the Royal Palace and walk through the old cobblestone streets toward the finishing point in front of the Matthias Church and Fisherman’s Bastion.
- Coffee, tea, or mineral water with 2 pastries
- Public transportation ticket
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees
- Transport to and from the meeting point
Absolute Tour Center - 1065 Budapest, Lazar street 16. The office is located right behind the Opera House
Know Before You Go
Participants will need to be fit for light, continuous walking with short breaks for up to 3 hours. Tour goes in all weather conditions and is not responsible for unforeseen delays or accidents.
Booking terms and cancellation rules: Programs cancelled within 3 days of travel date incur 100% cancellation penalty where no refunds for any reason are given. No show or non-participation on tour/program is considered non-refundable for any reason.