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First in Europe!Budapest – as you can only see it with us Until now you could choose between touring our beautiful capital on four wheels or marvelling at the city from the deck of a pleasure boat. Now you don’t need to choose: RiverRide is a...more
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Szechenyi Istvan ter 7-8., Budapest 1051, Hungary
District V / Inner City
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+36 1 332 2555
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My family and I were very disappointed to find out that you have canceled our scheduled river ride tour for today without any prior notice. You are kindly requested to confirm the cancelation or refund of any amount charged from my credit card following appear...More

Thank HelloIsrael
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was no a in the bus and we were all sweating and very hot. It's also 1 hr and 40 minutes long. Getting into the water the temp cooled down a bit but wasn't a big splash as the kids had anticipated. We also...More

1  Thank Fatima M
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Not much of explanations, mostly pre recorded. Waste of good one hour. Route not too exciting either. Choose other ways to explore the city

3  Thank Yaron G
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

The water bus tour was fun for our whole group. The tour guide was informative and funny. Of course the kids loved the boat ride a lot. Thank you RiverRide!!!

Thank Adam S
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Dear Adam S, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program and special thanks for your comments and compliments about the tour. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team

Reviewed 15 June 2018

With only a few hours to see as much as possible of Budapest the bus/boat was an ideal choice. The first part, on the road, passed some interesting buildings including the second largest synagogue in the world, but the traffic was very busy and so...More

4  Thank tpoole2018
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Two hours on a nice boat allowing you to see much more in a bit distance from the center of Budapest, and when it’s a bit dark you can see Budapest by night with many buildings and bridges lighted, all accompanied by 🍷 and food...More

Thank Yossi P
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear Yossi P., we regret to 9nform you that your report must have been addressed to us by mistake because we don't serve food&drink at all. We hope that we will have the chance to welcoming you abord RiverRide so that you can experience the...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

A very beautiful and unique experience. The ride in the water is great! Kids and adults enjoy it very much. It starts with a standard tourist tour of Budapest and then splashing into the river and "driving"in the river for quite some time.. Enjoyed it...More

Thank michael m
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear michael m , thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program. We would also like to thank you for your comments and compliments about the tour. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team

Reviewed 6 June 2018

When in Budapest, you must do sightseeing on the Riverride Bus as it's an incredibly fun experience of seeing the city from land and water. The bus was completely booked and so many tourists were literally disappointed on finding that there wasn't space to accommodate...More

4  Thank Prerna M
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear Prerna M, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program and special thanks for your comments and compliments about the tour. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team

Reviewed 30 May 2018

This was a great way to see Budapest by land and river. The bus runs four times a day and you can get tickets at your hotel or even by the bus stop in the city centre. We saw the Academy of Sciences, St Stephen's...More

2  Thank Katie L
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Great concept, excellent execution, only if the city could be better covered & the rive ride could be extended a bit. The infrastructure was really impressive & the service very good. All in all its an absolute MUST for anyone visiting Budapest.

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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The
Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica
stand out as two of the finest examples of
architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for
more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval
city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while
the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention
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stevemoloman
11 March 2018|
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Response from RiverRide I | Property representative |
Dear Steve, we sent you the confirmation for your request twice. Please check your spam mails if it does not appear. You will receive your tickets from our colleague at the bus stop. You do not need to print the... More
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A M
21 October 2015|
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Response from RiverRide I | Property representative |
Dear Madam/Sir, thank you for your interest in RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program. Referring to your questions: the place of departure and arrival is at the same location: 5th district Szechenyi... More
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housebytheriver
8 April 2015|
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Response from RiverRide I | Property representative |
Dear Madame / Sir, sorry for the delay in answering your question. You don't have to bring any printed material with you, just come to the departure point (Budapest, 5th district, Szechenyi Istvan /ex Roosevelt/ square 7/8... More
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