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Buda Castle's Secrets with a Historian

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What to Expect
Visit: Budapest Explorers, Budapest 1027 Hungary

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.

We will explore the Buda Castle District. 
- We will visit Royal Palace and the Savoy Terrace, 
- Matthias Fountain and the Palace Gardens
- Alexander Palace, the Hungarian Presidential Palace
- Visiting Matthias Church, arguably the most beautiful church in Budapest
- Panoramic views of the Parliament & the Pest side from the -
- Fisherman's Bastion, the most romantic place in town
- Getting to know the history of Budapest and Hungary
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Important Information
Departure Point
Burg Hotel - Szentháromság tér 7-8
Departure Time
10:00 AM
  • Coffee break
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The tour was wonderful, lots of information and antidotes that kept everyone’s attention. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone going to Budapest
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We came to the beautiful city of Budapest and fell in love with it, thanks mostly to our wonderful guide Gabor! Gabor is with Budapest Explorers and they are expert historians who know everything there is to know about the Castle District and the city itself. The 3 hours we
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Very interesting tour. Daniel was pleasant knowledgeable and able to answer questions posed by everyone in our group. He had vast information about the area and with his great understanding of the history of Budapest, made the tour very enjoyable. The little cafe where he
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Had a day tour with Daniel all around Buda Castle, and at no point was I bored! Daniel made the tour interesting and was always happy to answer lots of questions. A cafe stop in the middle was planned and was ace, but Daniel was flexible in allowing the OAP travelling with us to
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Key Details
  • Budapest Explorers
  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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