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Budapest: Hungarian Whisky, Gin, and Pálinka Tasting

Activity provider: Wine The Gap Kft.

Budapest: Hungarian Whisky, Gin, and Pálinka Tasting

Activity provider: Wine The Gap Kft.

From US$ 185.93 per person

Visit one of the oldest distilleries in Hungary, less than an hour's drive from Budapest. There you will encounter the famous Hungarian spirit Pálinka as you taste 8 different spirits throughout a distillery tour.

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Duration 3 hours
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Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Visit one of the oldest distilleries in Hungary
  • Learn all about palinka
  • Taste 8 different spirits including whisky, gin, and palinka
Full description
Once you have gathered with your group and guide outside the Ritz-Carlton, your experience to encounter and taste the national Hungarian spirit of palinka will begin. It is known that vodka is associated with Russians, whisky is with the Scottish, gin is clearly English, Zubrowka is Polish, and Becherovka is for the Czechs, and through this experience you will learn all about how palinka is the national drink of Hungary.  Visit the Agardi Distillery, only a 45-minute drive from Budapest. Throughout the journey your guide will explain why palinka is an important part of the history and culture of Hungary. During your tour you will taste 6 different types of palinka, as well as an Agardi gin and whisky.
  • Round-trip transfers from Budapest
  • Tasting of 8 different spirits
  • Small plates
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    • Children under 18 years

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    Meeting point

    In front of Hotel Ritz Carlton at Deák Ferenc tér/square.

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    5 /5

    based on 3 reviews

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    Great tour. I can highly recommend it. The guide was very friendly and knew a lot spirits. He gave us a great tour with no limit of answers to our questions and a large amount of tips for our further stay in Budapest, what to see or where to eat. Max stars from us.

    August 9, 2022


    lovely tour, Mickey the host was very knowledgeable and friendly

    December 9, 2021

    We really enjoyed the trip to the distillery. Nice guide and good Hungarian alcohol.

    July 28, 2022


    Product ID: 368331