Essential Budapest Walk

All you need to know about Budapest – Highlights and hidden gems

Come join me to see the highlights and to discover some of the hidden gems of Budapest. Starting our walking tour on the emblematic Heroes’ Square on Pest we are heading to the hilly Buda side to the Castle District. Fun facts? Learning about locals’ lifestyle or architecture? Taking the oldest subway line of continental Europe? Best photo locations? Check! Giving you advice on our favorite places to eat to get the best Hungarian souvenirs or where to stroll along like a local is also part of our tour. It is a perfect choice for first time visitors.

  • Heroes Square taking m1 subway to
  • Elizabeth Square, City Center
  • St. Stephen’s Basilica
  • Route A: walking across Chain Bridge to Buda
  • Route B: Shoes on the Danube Bank Memorial, Parliament taking m2 subway to Buda
  • 10-12 minute walk up to Castle Hill on staircases
  • Fisherman’s Bastion
  • Matthias Church
  • Ruins of the Medieval Castle
  • Royal Palace and Government Area
  • Optional Coffee Break during walking
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Suggested meeting point: Ferris Wheel on Elizabeth Square OR at your hotel, ship port etc.
  • Activity level: Moderate
  • Transportation: Walking tour (possible use of public transport services depending on your meeting location)
  • Children friendly: Yes Wheelchair friendly: No

ⓘDuring this walking tour we are visiting the sights from outside. If you wish to have interior visit of a church, museum etc. ask for a Customized Tour. Thank You!

If you are interested in a Parliament visit please note that you can book for audio guided tours only. It is recommended to get your tickets two months in advance!

FYI: Please note that if you are interested to do both Route A & B it means about an extra 30- 40 minute circuit and extra single tickets which can be included as part of your Customized Tour.

🕑Duration: 4 hours

Included in tour price: guiding service, tickets for public transport services

💶Price: 175 € per group

Group Size: Up to 10 people

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