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Budapest Historical Sightseeing - Walking Tour

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Pass By: St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), Szent Istvan ter 1. Pest, Budapest 1051 Hungary

See the beautiful St. Stephen's Basilica, named after Hungary's first king!

Pass By: Great / Central Synagogue (Nagy Zsinagoga), Dohany utca 2-8, Budapest 1074 Hungary

See the largest Synagogue of the continent!

Stop At: Szabadsag Square, Szabadsag ter, Budapest 1054 Hungary

Spend some time at the Szabadság tér/Liberty Square and see the communist memorial!

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Hungarian Parliament Building, Kossuth Ter 1-3, Budapest 1055 Hungary

Let yourself be amazed by the etlectic/neo gothic historical building and by the beautiful view of the Danube!

Stop At: Halaszbastya, Szentharomsag Ter, Budapest 1014 Hungary

Explore the castle district and see the Fisherman's Bastion at the Buda side of the city!

Duration: 20 minutes
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Departure Point
Budapest, Kálvin tér, 1091 Hungary
3h 10m
Return Details
Fisherman's Bastion, Budapest, Szentháromság tér, 1014 Hungary
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers whom are unable to walk 3.5 miles.
  • For the last part of the tour on the Buda side we walk up the hill to the Buda castle, the hill is a public footpath but many wheelchair users or those with heavy baby carriages may find this last part of the tour difficult, and so we suggest that you leave the tour at the chain bridge, 45mins before the tour ends, where you can either take a public transport bus to the top of the hill or walk with ease from this point back to the city center which is just 5mins walk away..
  • Most travelers can participate
  • We suggets bringing water to drink and sunscreen, umbrellas or warm jackets depending on the weather.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did this today, a Sunday. The other booked ones didn't show up. So it was really a private tour. Victoria, our guide was very nice. As a PhD student in Central European history and culture, she is really authentic.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Varghese l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative, and with good humour. We highly recommend this trip. Make sure you do it the day you arrive as it can help you plan the rest of your stay.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank philip c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We liked this tour through the center of the city. We appreciated connections between buildings or monuments with history and life of the city. The guide was quite knowledgeable and well balanced her passion to the city with detachment. The only component that we missed...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank gene137
Voyager26326654138, Manager at Perfect European Tours - Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you enjoyed the tour. . We will add more architectural history details to the tour as this seems popular. Thanks for the helpful feedback.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you are going to the guided tour, you expect some interesting information about history, culture and architecture. But this tour can be called " how everybody has been offending Hungarians for years, especially communists ". I can imagine it can be interesting for Asian...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Varvara K
Voyager26326654138, Manager at Perfect European Tours - Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry that you did not enjoy the tour. However this tour has over 40 points of interest from the construction of the parliament, princess Sisi, the Hungarian language to the history of the Chain bridge. Communist history only makes up a maximum of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great tour for first contact with main attractions in Budapest and basic information about the city. Also the guides are fantastic. Our guide was Gabor and he was very pleasant and attentive. Would reccomend this tour to anyone who is looking for...More

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