Half day Budapest Tour
The half day Budapest tour is recommended for first time visitors and for those who only have 3-4 hours for the sightseeing.
Main attractions we will visit:
We start our walk at Budapest’s biggest and mostly visited square, which is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will get to know Hungary’s history while we look at the sculptures of important leading historical figures, the Milleneum Monument and you will hear some interesting stories about the square’s history.
City Park (Vajdahunyad Castle, the Zoo, Széchenyi Thermal Bath)
We continue our walk in the biggest park of Budapest, the City park. I will show you a very nice, fairy tale-like castle, one of our famous, historical baths and nice buildings of the Zoo.
We walk along the Andrássy avenue, which is also part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Here you will see nice palaces, buildings, the State Opera House and our Pest Broadway. I will tell you stories about the history of the avenue’s construction. We will have a break in a nice historical café which was lately renewed, here we can have a drink and some cake.
St. Stephen's Basilica
We will see the St. Stephen's Basilica, you have the possibility to go inside and up to the tower and have a beautiful view from there if you want.
Buda Castle (Royal Palace, Fisherman's Bastion, Matthias Church)
We will cross the Chain Bridge, first bridge of Budapest and go up by foot to the Castle Hill. We will visit the Royal Palace, the Fisherman’s Bastion and famous Matthias Church. You will have stunning outlook view from the Buda Castle. You will hear interesting stories about medieval time of the castle and former Jewish District.
Group of 1-4 people: EUR 160 / group
Group of 5-6 people: EUR 20 /additional person
Please contact me for an offer for more than 6 people.
Duration: ca. 4 hours
Public transport tickets: one single ticket included
Drinks, lunch and entrance tickets : not included
Discover Budapest with me, a certified personal guide.
We can start at any time convenient for you.
I can pick you up at your hotel if it is located in the city centre.
Important to know before you go:
The half-day tour will be a light continuous walking for up to 4 hours.
If you feel tired we can stop or have a coffee break.
Tours will go under all weather conditions, stops can be modified accordingly.