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“Wondeful!”

Free Budapest Walking Tours
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$17.97*
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Budapest Local Pubs Tour
Ranked #1 of 302 Tours in Budapest
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Insightful and entertaining city walks about history, society, architecture and what Hungarians are actually like. 7 days a week, 10 tours a day. Tours range from General, to Communism, to Jewish themed walking tours with critical and honest local guides. Tours have no fixed prices, based on name-your-own-price system only. Free Spirits. Free Guides. Free Stylers.
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Wondeful!”
Reviewed October 11, 2013

The tours of both Buda and Pest were fantastic and our tour guide Brigit was knowledgeable and very helpful with providing tips and ideas.

Visited October 2013
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Thank Firefox1981
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Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this review, October 28, 2013
Dear Firefox1981,

We’re glad you visited our beautiful city, and that you enjoyed the walking tour you took.

With kind regards,

Aron M.
Guest Relations Manager
The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team
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Toronto, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Intelligent and passionate guides”
Reviewed October 11, 2013

My wife and I took part in the September 25th morning walk
and loved it so much that we went the following day on
the afternoon Jewish walk.
We found both Zoltan and Emma to be engaging and funny
and funny is not so easy when English is not your first language.
Zoltan recommended a restaurant where the local government employees
frequent and we found it to be both good value and very tasty.
As well,he sat at our table and it was pleasant to share a meal
with a Budapestonian? or is that a Budapestite ?

Emma took took a us to a "ruin" bar as part of the Jewish tour
and we went there later that evening and it was wonderful
way to spend our last evening in Budapest.
If you have a few hours to spare,these tours are really a great way
to find out about the city's history.

Visited September 2013
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Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this review, October 28, 2013
Dear Pacific_Fanatic,

Thank you for your enthusiastic and descriptive review of Zoltán’s General Walk and Emma’s Jewish District Walk. We also appreciate the great pictures you took and uploaded to TripAdvisor. So there’s only the Communism Walk left for you to take upon your next visit.

With kind regards,

Aron M.
Guest Relations Manager
The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team
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Framlingham, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
156 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“The best way to get an orientation of the city”
Reviewed October 11, 2013

Roll up in the square for the start and enjoy a couple of hours exploring the city with a local who informs and entertains. Great way to see the city and touch the streets where you would not normally perhaps wander, ok its a couple of hours walking but it not hard and rewards are plenty. If you enjoy do tip the guide its their only income, and what's not to enjoy.

Visited September 2013
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Thank GZOOOM
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Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this review, October 28, 2013
Dear GZOOM,

We appreciate your kind recommendation and the suggestion for other travellers to contribute to our project.

With kind regards,

Aron M.
Guest Relations Manager
The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team
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Ribeirão Prêto, São Paulo, Brazil
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Awesome :)”
Reviewed October 10, 2013

Loved the tour and the nice Hungarian lady who shared her wisdom with us :). Budapest is amazing! I highly recommend this tour!

Visited September 2013
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Thank Ariane S
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Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this review, October 16, 2013
Dear Ariane S,

We appreciate your passionate and cheerful review of our tour. There are about 10 Hungarian ladies working for us, so I’ll tell all of them that you liked it :)

We hope to see you again on the other two tours.

With kind regards,

Aron M.
Guest Relations Manager
The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team
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England
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Excellent tour - and 'free'!”
Reviewed October 10, 2013

One of the best ways of getting to know the city!
Zoltan was a great guide - really informative and kept the (large) group together well which is not easy. Lots of walking, but the time whizzed by. Very useful tips too and he was happy to give individual advice and suggest somewhere cheap for lunch which I would have never found. Wish I had time to do another tour - next trip!
Many thanks.

Visited October 2013
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Thank jimmibean
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Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this review, October 16, 2013
Dear JimmiBean,

Thanks a lot in the name of Zoltán, and all the other guides for your recommending us, and highlighting the value of individual, local advice. See you on your next trip!

With kind regards,

Aron M.
Guest Relations Manager
The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team
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