Complete Budapest - Full Day Private Tour with Lunch (8hr)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Budapest, Budapest

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This unique private tour not only covers the major sights of ancient Budapest and modern Pest, but will provide you with first-hand experience of why locals love their city so much. By spending a leisurely day with us you will experience and enjoy the city life with insight that no guidebook can provide. During this 8-hour tour, participants will enjoy meeting locals by using Budapest’s excellent public-transportation system, including the first underground in continental Europe and the city’s unique ferryboats on the Danube. Our four stops for coffee and meals at wonderful terraces and cafés throughout the day will give you an opportunity to discuss what you have seen and ask any questions about Hungary and its people.

What's Included


Hotel/port pickup and drop-off



What's Not Included

Gratuity is left for individual discretion

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 15
  • YOUTH: Age: 16 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 99

Additional Info

  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Service animals allowed
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Service animals allowed
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

This is a possible meeting place if you would prefer it to hotel pick-up.

• Admission Ticket Free

Central Market Hall
The Great Market Hall or Central Market Hall (Hungarian "Nagyvásárcsarnok") is the largest and oldest indoor market in Budapest, Hungary.
Two floors are covered with every imaginable type of food, including Hungarian specialities you won't find elsewhere. On the top floor are literally thousands of quality craft items you could buy as souvenirs - at better prices than you'll find in the tourist shops.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Szechenyi Lanchid
The Széchenyi Chain Bridge is a suspension bridge that spans the River Danube between Buda and Pest, the western and eastern sides of Budapest, the capital of Hungary. Designed by the English engineer William Tierney Clark and built by the Scottish engineer Adam Clark, in 1849.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Buda Castle
Castle Hill is a kilometre-long limestone plateau towering 170m above the Danube. It contains some of Budapest’s most important medieval monuments and museums and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Below it is a 28km-long network of caves formed by thermal springs.
We will walk around the castle district taking in the Matthias Coronation Church, the Fishermen's Bastion - with its unrivalled views across the Danube to Pest - and the many noteworthy buildings in this special area.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Free

The Hungarian Parliament Building (Hungarian: Országház, pronounced) , which translates to House of the Country or House of the Nation, also known as the Parliament of Budapest after its location, is the seat of the National Assembly of Hungary, a notable landmark of Hungary and a popular tourist destination in Budapest.
We will walk around the outside of the building taking in the most important statues and discussing what makes this building unique.

25 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Hold Utca Food Market
In the vicinity of the market lies a spectacular example of art nouveau architecture.
The Postal Savings Bank on Hold utca is one of the greatest examples of Secessionist artwork in the whole city. It was designed by the famous secessionist artist Ödon Lechner in 1901. It is an extravaganza of colourful tiles and folk motifs.
We will examine the building from the point of view of Hungarian art nouveau, and how it differs from the style in general.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika)
St. Stephen's Basilica is a Roman Catholic basilica in Budapest, Hungary. It is named in honour of Stephen, the first King of Hungary, whose supposed right hand is housed in the reliquary. It was the sixth largest church building in Hungary before 1920.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Andrassy Avenue
Andrássy Avenue is a boulevard in Budapest, Hungary, dating back to 1872. Lined with spectacular Neo-renaissance mansions and townhouses featuring fine facades and interiors, it was recognised as a World Heritage Site in 2002. It is also one of Budapest's main shopping streets, with fine cafes, restaurants, theatres, Embassies and luxury boutiques.
We will walk along this impressive avenue, pointing out the many stunning buildings it houses - some which played an important historical role, some which had famous occupants, and some with dark secrets.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Heroes' Square
Heroes' Square is one of the major squares in Budapest, Hungary, noted for its iconic statue complex featuring the Seven chieftains of the Magyars and other important Hungarian national leaders, as well as the Memorial Stone of Heroes, often erroneously referred as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
We will look at these statues and also take in the impressive art galleries and other significant buildings round this square.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Jewish Quarter
The streets of District VII closest to the city centre have been home to the religious centres of Orthodox Jews of Budapest since the 19th century.
We will walk the streets of the old ghetto area, learning about the fate of Hungarian Jewry in the war years, taking in the synagogues, the old ghetto wall, and mentioning some important people who helped the escape of Jews, as well as discussing their present-day situation in Hungary today.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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