Hungary's communist era, 'life in the most merry barrack', private tour by car!

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Departs: Budapest, Budapest

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

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Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Step back in time to the days of life behind the Iron Curtain on this private tour of Budapest. Learn the story behind the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 and how it was tragically crushed. Visit the Citadella where the story of communism in Hungary began, see the monumental Soviet statues in Memento Park, the memorials of the victims near to the Hungarian Parliament, and the House of Terror. Inside visit of House of Terror Budapest is not included! As a more joyful memory of the era visit the Retro Museum Budapest, a newly opened interactive exhibition wish tells how ordinary lifa was behind the Iron Curtain, in the most merry barrack, Hungary!

What's Included

entry into Memento Park, when asked

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour guide

Transfers in the city

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 99

Additional Info

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Service animals allowed
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • 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

Liberty Statue
On the top of Gellert Hill the monument was erected by the occupying Soviet troops in 1947, an iconic landmark of the city. The place offers breathtaking panorama of Budapest

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Memento Park
Museum's collection containes the most famed statues and monuments of the communist era in Hungary, inlcuding 'Stalin's boots'.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

House of Terror Museum
A museum - originally headquarter of the communist secret police in Hungary - dedicated to the victims tortured and died here.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Heroes' Square
Near to Heroe's square a monument commemorate the Uprise 1956

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Soviet Heroic Memorial
Erected next to the Embassy of US for the memory of Budapest's occupation by th Soviet Red Army in 1945

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Monument to Imre Nagy/Remembrance Day (Oct. 23)
Memorial erected to remember the executed leader of Uprise 1956 in Hungary,Imre Nagy

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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