Budapest Castle District: 3-Hour Walking Tour

Budapest Castle District: 3-Hour Walking Tour

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Duration
3 hours
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Live Guide
English

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What You'll Do
  • Enjoy a walk through Budapest’s magnificent Castle District
  • Learn about the rich history of this area from the 13th-century onwards
  • See a variety of landmarks and hear about key figures in Budapest's development
Overview
Visit the historic Castle District of Budapest located on the hilly, wooded side of the city. This informative 3-hour walking tour includes visits to Fisherman's Bastion, Buda Castle, Mattias Church, Mary Magdalene Tower, and the Budapest History Museum.
What to Expect
On this 3-hour Budapest Castle District walking tour you’ll explore one of Budapest's oldest neighborhoods and visit the city's most renowned landmarks, including Fisherman's Bastion and the famous Buda Castle. Hear about the history of the Hungarian monarchy and the origins of the city.

Your tour includes an introduction to the history of this compelling area, and a chance to take in the sweeping views of the city below. Your guide will tell you about the key periods and figures including the time of the Mongols, the medieval period, the Ottoman era, and the time of Maria Theresa and Franz Joseph.

In addition to Buda Castle, you’ll see a number of architectural gems and monuments that played a part in the city’s past. You’ll visit Fisherman's Bastion, Mattias Church, and the Mary Magdalene Tower. In addition, you’ll also see lesser-known buildings that are interesting in their own right.

Depending on the group's interests and the time available, the tour may include the Budapest History Museum, which is located in a section of Buda Castle.
What's Included
  • 3-hour informative walking tour
  • Visits to Fisherman’s Bastion and Mattias Church
  • Professional guide
What's Not Included
  • Entry ticket to Budapest History Museum
Meeting Point

The meeting point is at the front entrance to the Hilton Budapest, which is located in the Castle District at Hess András tér 1-3. (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
Children under 13 are not allowed on the shared group tour. Children are encouraged to participate on private tours.

The tour can be canceled up to 48 hours prior to the walk with an 85% refund. Within 48 hours all reservations are final and cannot be refunded.

Walks are held rain or shine with some variations to accommodate the weather. If you are running late for your meeting with our docent, we ask that you call to alert us so that we can relay the message. No-shows are treated as last-minute cancellations and are non-refundable. Cancellations within 2 business days need to be made with our local offices by calling them directly (or on the emergency number provided). Cancellations made via email or by calling our U.S. 800 number may not be honored.

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