DURATION: 3 HOURS
This tour covers most of the attractions of Budapest in a short time but in a relaxed pace, also giving a full presentation of our history in an entertaining way.
€40.00 / person
THINGS WE WILL SEE:
- State Opera
- St. Stephen’s Basilica
- Castle district: Buda Castle, Royal Palace, Matthias Church
- View of the Parliament from the Fisherman’s Bastion
- Professional guide
- Admission to the Saint Stephen’s Basilica
- Lots of recommendations, tips, interesting stories and legends about Budapest
FULL TOUR DESCRIPTION:
We will meet by the Hungarian State Opera where we will give you a small summary about what we are going to see in Budapest on the walking tour.
First we will visit the State Opera House on Andrássy avenue, which is considered to be the Paris of the East, with its magnificent buildings and architectural masterpieces.
Then we will have a look at the St. Stephen’s Basilica. It has a really important relic inside, the mummified right fist of our first king Stephen. After visiting Budapest’s biggest catholic church, we head out to the Academy of Sciences, to the Széchenyi Square. Here you can enjoy the panorama of the Buda side and also we will talk about the greatest Hungarian: Széchenyi, what the Széchenyi thermal bath was named after.
From here our tour continues to the cobble stone covered medieval castle village and the Buda Castle itself. Having seen the Royal Palace, we will take an optional coffee break and visit the Fisherman’s Bastion next to the Matthias Church. Here you can get immersed in the fascinating view over the Pest side, where also our tour will finish.
After and during the tour you will get lots of recommendations about what to do after our experience and making sure you will get the best out of your stay in our beautiful city.