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Alternative Budapest

Deak Ferenc ter, Budapest 1052, Hungary
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Want to see the side of Budapest that other tours miss out and learn about what's happening in the city today? Alternative Budapest tours take you deeper, further and more underground focusing on the flourishing artistic and alternative culture in the city.
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“street art” (73 reviews)
“ruin bars” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Deak Ferenc ter, Budapest 1052, Hungary
District V / Inner City
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"street art"
in 73 reviews
"ruin bars"
in 22 reviews
"alternative walking tour"
in 12 reviews
"tour guide"
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"district vii"
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"great tour"
in 22 reviews
"jewish quarter"
in 13 reviews
"hour tour"
in 6 reviews
"small group"
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"beautiful city"
in 5 reviews
"galleries"
in 22 reviews
"bogata"
in 12 reviews
"culture"
in 32 reviews
"murals"
in 12 reviews
"gems"
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"szimpla"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My two 20ish year old daughters and I took the street art tour in District VII with Christian and had a fantastic experience! He is very nice, perfect English and very knowledgeable. A lot of insight into the history of the area and the politics...More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review . We are extremely happy to see that your Budapest Street art tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with Christian. Hope to meet you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Thank you Raymond for a very interesting tour! I liked your funny stories and the detailled focus on street and history facts!

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with Raymond. Hope to meet you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I came here to complete my university research about street art, and the tour was very enriching and productive to complement it. The guide was willing to answer all kinds of questions without problems. I felt very grateful and happy !!More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for your review Lucia. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with us especially that you could use this knowledge for your university research as well. Hope to...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

I took the alternative walking tour in Budapest in September 2017 and thought it was worth while. The guide was very knowledgable and enthusiastic; gave me a perspective on life in Budapest from a Hungarian point of view. I would recommend this tour.

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Thank you for your review Bob. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with us. Hope to meet you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We booked this tour after enjoying an alternative walking tour in Prague. Unfortunately this tour was not worth the money and we felt that so many topics were avoided, which is a shame considering the interesting modern history in Budapest. Our tour guide was a...More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you for sharing your experiences with us. We regret to hear that you didn't get what you expectated from the tour. Our guides do cover a wide variety themes and topics – from Budapest's graffiti and street art culture to current politics, relevant history...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Boy this was fantastic! I was the only one signed up for a photo tour in November so I basically got a 3 hour private workshop. Craig is the Englishman who ran the tour. He is very knowledgable and a fantastic asset when learning photography....More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us John . It’s great to hear that you had such a nice time on your Private Photography Tour with Craig. Look forward to see you again on a next tour.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

If you have a guide the calibre of Raymond,as my wife & I had,you will find this an informative insight into more of the unusual in Budapest

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for your review Anna. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with Raymond. Hope to meet you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lot of fun learning about the different things in Budapest, our tour guide gave us loads of information and was good at answering any questions we had, a lot of fun!!!!!!

Thank Mollie M
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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback Mollie. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour in Budapest with us. Hope to welcome you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Our guide Anna was a fun friendly guide who was very informative. The tour itself was an eye opening experience. Having been in the city many times before, the tour really showed me a new aspect of the city I hadn't even noticed but had...More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. It’s great to hear that you had a nice time in Budapest and had much fun during your walking tour with Anna. Look forward to see you again on a next tour.

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We had an awesome walking tour with Anna yesterday. Thank you for all the cool spots you have shown to us! We will walk these streets from now understanding street-art on an entirely different way. We loved it!

Thank Mónika T
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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your review Monika. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with Anna. Hope to meet you on a next tour again soon.

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