Budapest: 3-Hour Walking Tour of Eastern BudapestProduct ID: 27740
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- Take a 3-hour guided walking tour through Pest, the eastern side of Budapest
- Learn about Pest from the time it was settled by the Celts and Romans
- See remnants of the city's past and learn about the pervasive identity of Budapest
- Choose from a shared or private tour option
Your tour will primarily focus on the development of Pest's downtown area. Your guide is a scholar who will provide you with detailed descriptions of Pest's history and people. Learn about the origins of Pest, including the remnants of Celts and Romans. Here you can see the Contra-Aquincum, old Roman fortifications, and the oldest building in Pest, the Inner Parish Church.
Depending on the group's interests, you may walk the trail along the Danube, featuring breathtaking views, or delve into the development of arts and literature throughout the city. Also discover Art Nouveau and Baroque architecture in Budapest before meandering north, to discuss the contemporary history of Pest.
Your tour completes near St. Stephen's Basilica in the vicinity of the Central European University, which is a symbol of transformation and new learning in post-Soviet Hungary.
- 3-hour guided walking tour
- Visit St. Stephen's Basilica, Freedom Square, House of Parliament, and Chain Bridge
- Professional guide
- Food and beverages
- Gratuity (optional)
You will meet your docent in front of the Cafe Molnár\\\'s Kürtőskalács Ice Cream Parlor, which is located at Váci utca 31. The street is located near the Elisabeth Bridge (Erzsébet híd), just behind the Inner City Parish Church. The closest metro stop is Ferenciek Tere (M3 - blue line). (Open in Google Maps)
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 to the docent. No shows are treated as last-minute cancelations and are non-refundable. Cancelations within 2 business days need to be made directly with our local offices by calling them directly (or on the emergency number provided). Cancelations made via email or by calling our U.S. 800 number may not be honored.
Product ID: 27740