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Budapest: Walking Tour of Buda Castle with a Historian

Product ID: 160547
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Your visit to Budapest would not be complete without visiting the majestic complex of Buda Castle. Get ready to step back in time and take a stroll in the historical core of Buda Castle with a passionate historian who will tell you the whole story.
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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Royal Palace Gardens and the Savoy Terrace
  • Enjoy the panoramic views of the Parliament & the Pest side from the Fisherman's Bastion, the most romantic place in town
  • Discover Matthias Church, arguably the most beautiful church in Budapest
  • Enjoy delicious coffee during a coffee break
Full description
On this amazing 2.5-hour walking tour, get acquainted with the historical core of Buda, the oldest part of Budapest. Experience more than 1100 years of Hungarian history coming alive in front of you through your history buff tour guide's presentations, and learn all about the local significance of the Buda Castle: a district where thousands of people live and many more go for romantic strolls, enjoying the superb views and lights.

You will walk through the winding alleys and experience breathtaking views from the ramparts. Be ready for the fascinating historical stories about Buda Castle from the Middle Ages to World War II. 

Explore the whole complex of the Buda Castle District including the Royal Palace, Savoy Terrace, Matthias Fountain, Palace Gardens, Alexander Palace, the Hungarian Presidential Palace, Matthias Church, and get panoramic views of the Parliament & the Pest side from Fisherman's Bastion. As an added bonus to round off your experience, enjoy delicious coffee during the coffee stop.
Includes
  • English or Spanish-speaking guide
  • Entrance to Mathias Church
  • Coffee break

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Meeting point

Holy Trinity Square - Szentháromság tér - Castle District

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If it rains, please bring an umbrella or rain jacket as the walk is mostly outside. In case of rain we will slightly modify the itinerary to include more indoor locations.

From US$ 54.55 per person

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