Castle District & Pest Driving Tour with Danube River Cruise

Castle District & Pest Driving Tour with Danube River Cruise

From US$ 47.67 per person

See the majestic sights of both historic Buda and Pest on a 3-hour city tour, viewing important monuments, historical landmarks, and enjoying incredible views. After a city tour of the beautiful Hungarian capital, take a cruise on the Danube River.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, German

Experience

Highlights
  • Soak up the history and charm of Buda's old town Castle District, visiting the ancient Matthias Church and Fishermen's Bastion
  • Gaze out over Budapest and the Danube River from St. Gellert Hill and Citadel, after visiting the charming Castle District and the City Park
  • Cruise the Danube River, admiring World Heritage-listed views of the banks of Budapest
  • Enjoy ample flexibility, with a choice of either a morning or afternoon tour start, with river cruise following
Full description
You'll be picked up from your hotel as you start your tour of Budapest. Drive pass the House of Parliament, and take the Margaret Bridge over the Danube River to the Buda side of the city. Your first stop is in the charming old town Castle District. Here you'll visit the Matthias Church, which is over 700 years old, and the Fishermen’s Bastion, before and driving up to the Gellért Hill Citadel. This vantage point offers spectacular view of Budapest. Next, you'll head to the Pest side of Budapest, and drive through the downtown area. See the Central Market Hall, and Synagogue, before continue on to World Heritage listed Heroes’ Square and the City Park. Driving down grand Andrássy Avenue, pass by the Opera House and the St Stephen’s Basilica. After your city tour of Budapest, board the boat for your Danube River Cruise, for a 1-hour trip on the river to see UNESCO-listed World Heritage views of Budapest from the water. Sit back and sip a complimentary drink while the sights of Hungary's capital glide by.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • Guide
  • 1 hour boat ride with 1 drink
  • Entrance fees
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Meeting point

The meeting point for the city tour is: Cityrama & Gray Line Travel Agency, Báthory utca 19, Budapest 1054 (5th district, close to the Parliament). The meeting point for the boat cruise is at at Vigadó tér, Pier 7 (under the Marriott Hotel).

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Important information

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  • Cityrama reserves the right to cancel the boat ride in the event of low water of flooding
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4.5 / 5
  • Safety
    4.5 / 5
  • Service
    4.5 / 5
  • Organization
    4 / 5
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Nice overview of the city

Excellent on arrival in Budapest to understand where to linger in the next few days. I suggest to book the visits in the morning because in the afternoon the traffic in Budapest is considerable and the journeys with the Van take longer and you risk seeing little. The guide Susanna proved to be very competent and tried to optimize the times to the maximum. The cruise is very beautiful and well organized.

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June 15, 2017

indispensable

we congratulate the Italian guide Vera, nice, competent. Unfortunately, the tour was not as written in the description: we did not go through Parliament, from the Margherita bridge, we did not visit neither the Matthias Church nor the general markets, nor did we go past it. We understood that there had been some unexpected. However, for those of us who stay in Budapest for only three days, it is essential to have a view of how many beautiful things there are. Thanks to the guide we have known many things. The Danube cruise was beautiful. I recommend this tour to everyone. They are three hours with the guide and then an hour on the boat with explanation in the headphones in the various languages with an aperitif of your choice. very relaxing

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January 6, 2017

Viele Insider-Infos & schöne Bootsfahrt

Wir haben am Vortag schon eine ganze Stadttour gebucht und gedacht, dass wir bei dieser etwas speziellen Tour noch etwas tiefer in die Geschichte eintauchen, noch spannendere Plätze sehen werden. Dem war leider nicht so. Außerdem waren wir der Meinung die Bootstour sei Teil der Führung und man würde mit dem Guide an Board gehen um von der Donau aus ein paar Insider Infos zu bekommen und bestimmte Fragen zu stellen. Die Bootstour findet allerdings unabhängig von der Bus-Tour statt, zu einer Uhrzeit, die man selbst aus drei Auswahlmöglichkeiten bestimmen kann und wo man auch selbst zur Anlegestelle gehen muss. Wir haben die Bootsfahrt abends gemacht, was wunderschön war!! Leider gibt es dann allerdings nur ein Tonband und keine individuelle Betreuung. Pedro, unser Guide, war sehr lustig, hatte viele Insider Infos für uns und hat die Tour abwechslungsreich gestaltet. Trotzdem war - für uns - diese Tour der City Tour zu ähnlich - die Bootsfahrt ist aber sehr zu empfehlen!

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November 24, 2016

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