Private Budapest Driving Tour with Friendly Local Guide

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From $146.00

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: Budapest, Budapest

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Explore all the main Budapest sites on this private driving tour! Your enthusiastic guide will lead you to some of the greatest thrills of Budapest: Heroes’ Square, Buda Castle and the Citadel.
Private vehicle is provided accordingly to the group size, and your private guide will arrange minivan or a bus, if needed. During this 4-hour tour Budapest will take you back in time with a fairy-tale architecture!

• Explore Budapest in the most comfortable way, as you don’t have to walk a lot
• It is a perfect tour first-time visitors
• You will be awe-struck by the Hungarian Parliament Building, the Canal Bridge and the Gellért Hill
• But most of all it’s the friendly local guide you meet and stories you hear that will steal your heart

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

All Fees and Taxes

Customizable itinerary

Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour

Iconic places for photoshoot

Meeting in the hotel lobby

Must see and off the beaten path

Private driving experience

Professional local guide

What's Not Included

Entrance fees

Food and drinks

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • We are serious about taking extra precautions to stop the spread of this virus by practicing regular hand washing and sanitization. We practice social distancing measures through providing private tours only.This is a private tour/activity. Only your grou

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

Heroes' Square
This tour will give you a perfect mix of must-see spots. In a comfortable vehicle you will go from one landmark to another and explore each place in no hurry. All along the way your guide will bring Budapest great art and history vividly to life. You can start from any hotel or other accommodation type in Budapest, as pick-up is provided. It’s up to you where to finish, as you will observe many magnificent places, and can decide by yourself, where you want to return.

You will start at the Heroes' Square, major Budapest Square, which is known for its famous statue complex.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Next to the Heroes’ Square you will see City Park (Városliget) and Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar).

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar)
Vajdahunyad Castle has decoration elements of Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque style and was built as a part of the 1,000 years of Hungary celebration.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Szechenyi Baths and Pool
You will also observe Szechenyi Baths and Pool inside the park, exceptional medicine baths with thermal springs.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Andrassy Avenue
Then you move to Andrassy Avenue, elegant street with Neo-Renaissance mansions, fine restaurants and numerous shops.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Hungarian State Opera House (Magyar Allami Operahaz)
The most noticeable building of the Andrassy Avenue is the Hungarian State Opera House (Magyar Allami Operahaz).

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika)
Observe St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). It is an impressive building from the outside, but even more impressive from the inside. Take your time and walk around, looking at sculptures, altar and paintings. Admire church’s beautiful facade, richly decorated mosaics and impressive dome.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Hungarian Parliament Building
Then you will enjoy the view of the Hungarian Parliament Building. It is currently the largest building in Hungary. This is an absolutely must-see attraction of Budapest. Try to take a picture of it from different vantage points, as each view has its own magic. The history of this place is rich too, your guide will you fascinating stories.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Szechenyi Lanchid
Enjoy the majesty of Szechenyi Lanchid (the Chain Bridge). At the time of construction it was considered as one of the world's engineering wonders. Now it is fabulous and stunning place, perfect for photos or romantic walks.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Zero Kilometre Stone
You will stop at Zero Kilometre Stone, which marks the reference point from which all road distances are measured.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Shoes on the Danube Bank
After that you will listen to poignant story of The Shoes on the Danube Bank monument, dedicated to the Jews who were killed by fascists. It is an interesting installation with history and emotions behind it, so listen and absorb the energy.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Buda Castle
Fall in love with Buda Castle, the palace complex of the Hungarian Kings in Budapest. Changing of the guard happens every hour, which is always fun to watch.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Matthias Church
Another important spot here is the Matthias Church, built in late gothic style, with delicate facade and utterly unique colorful roof. It's always a pleasure to admire this iconic church.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Your final stop is the Citadel, located on the top of Gellért Hill. Surrender to the charms of this fortress to enjoy the greatest panoramic view of Budapest.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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