Buda Castle, Budapest, Hungary

Buda Castle tours, things to do and tickets

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Budapest: Dinner & Cruise on the Danube with Folklore Dance Show & Live Music

Duration: 2 hours
Enjoy a relaxing evening in Budapest with this scenic Danube River cruise. Sip drinks or have buffet style dinner while enjoying the city's illuminated view. You’ll be entertained by live music as you admire the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Budapest panorama, which includes the Buda Castle Quarter, the Chain Bridge (Clark Ádám Square), the Hungarian Parliament building, the Gellért Baths and Gellért Hill with its' Liberty Statue.

You’ll be awed by the sparkling city lights while enjoying beverages and live music entertainment performed by three members of the Rajko Folk Orchestra, playing popular favourites as well as local classics for your amusement.

The cruise is leaving from a center based port with easy access by public transportation
Duration: 120 minutes at 7pm; 90 minutes at 10pm!

Best of Budapest: Highlights & Hidden Gems

Duration: 4 hours
Experience Budapest like never before! This is your chance to see the city through the eyes of a local. You and your family or friends will see the best highlights and hidden gems. What’s even better is that your private local guide can 100% tailor the tour for you. Your host will greet you at Heroes Square, the largest, most impressive square of Budapest. Designed in 1896 for Hungary’s 1000th “birthday”, the historic meaning of this area goes way beyond the statue complex and museums. Next, enjoy a ride in the oldest subway on the European continent. Make your way to Oktogon, Pest’s most important intersection. Stroll past a beautiful UNESCO World Heritage site before reaching the Hungarian State Opera House. Admire its beauty, architecture and countless ornaments. Your local host will tell you all about its history. Continue to the Jewish Quarter, a local favorite neighborhood. Walk down a path of history and feel how it has turned into a hip and happening scene today. Admire the rich cultural and architectural heritage, and take a peek inside the only courtyard with remains of the ghetto wall. Stop at the largest synagogue complex of Europe. It’s the second largest in the world! See both Romantic and Moorish architectural elements, before making your way to the pioneer of ruin pubs. Take in the quirky feel and cool vibe as you walk past the many different rooms filled with treasures, fairy lights, and mismatched furniture. Before heading to your next stop, take a break and enjoy a perfect cappuccino or coffee. This truly authentic and kosher cake shop will leave your mouth watering. Enjoy a Jewish Flodni made from a traditional family recipe. You’ll love it! Next up is the most beautiful square in the city. Check out the 19th century concert hall, one of the most majestic buildings along the Danube. Cross the river by foot on the Chain Bridge before reaching a hidden gem. You’ll walk up to Buda Castle through off-the-beaten paths. End the tour with a breathtaking panoramic view over the parliament and the bridges. Our passionate local guides can’t wait to show you their beloved city. Check out our hosts profiles and pick your favorite local!

Budapest All in One Walking Tour with Cafe Stop

Duration: 4 hours
Get your bearings and see the sights on a 3.5-hour small-group walking tour of Budapest. Escorted by an expert English-speaking guide, you'll see all the highlights including numerous UNESCO World heritage sites such as Heroes' Square and The Buda Castle, plus unexpected gems on this fascinating walking tour of magical Budapest. You'll also enjoy a break with two traditional Hungarian pastries and a hot drink. Numbers are limited to 10 people on this small-group walking tour of Budapest, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide. The most recommended tour in Budapest! Complete overview of history, Buda Castle, Inner Pest sights, Heroes' Sq, City Park & all the major sights.

Budapest’s 90 mins Kickstart Tour

Duration: 2 hours
Meet and greet your private guide and wander past Budapest’s most wonderful highlights. Get answers to all your burning questions. You and your family or group of friends will get the best local tips that will assure you of a fantastic stay in the city. Go beyond the information any guidebook could ever provide. After all, the awesome locals know Budapest at its best! Ever wondered where to find the most popular square in Budapest? Or where to catch the best views of the Danube? What does the famous Concert Hall look like? And what’s the oldest public museum? Ask all the questions in the world. Your local host knows the city like the back of their hand and will be happy to answer your questions with unique insights. Get ready to walk off-the-beaten path to see wonderful views of many city attractions like the Chain Bridge, the Buda Castle, and Gellért Hill. You’ll discover how various eras have left their marks in the city’s architecture, and walk by a historic park with restored Roman ruins. Your guide will take you to the historic shopping street, where you can stroll by local restaurants and souvenir shops. You can’t leave Budapest without admiring the unique Hungarian Art Nouveau architecture, a very identifiable element of the Budapest cityscape. Don’t forget to pop in the Central Market Hall to admire its splendid architecture. Once inside, you’ll become aware of its spacious interior, vivid colors, and rich aroma. Let the fresh products dazzle you. You’ll end the tour at the largest synagogue complex of Europe. Our awesome locals can’t wait to show you their beloved Budapest. Check out their profiles, pick your favorite local, and get to know Budapest in 90 wonderful minutes!
Attractions: Buda Castle

Budapest Bike Tour with a Hungarian Meal

Duration: 5 hours
Discover Budapest on two wheels on this entertaining 4,5-hour bike tour, complete with a classic Hungarian meal!
With an expert guide, enjoy a leisurely bike ride around the city’s cycle lanes and car-free areas to see top Budapest attractions including St Stephen’s Basilica, Parliament and Heroes’ Square and Margaret island.

Admire the Chain Bridge, cruise along Andrassy Avenue, and stop at the landmarks to learn about their history.

Finish with a Hungarian meal — at an outdoor restaurant.
Numbers are limited to 12 maximum for a personalized experience.
You need to be able to ride a bike safely and confidently in a foreign city with traffic and pedestrians around at some stretches. If you are not safe on a bike or have not rode a bike for long years, this is not the tour for you.
Participate on the tour at your own risk.

Late-Night Danube Cruise in Budapest with Live Music

Duration: 2 hours
Whether you fancy a late dinner or a wonderful spot for after-dinner drinks, take this Danube River cruise for a relaxing night out in Budapest. Sip wine and Hungarian Sparkling wine, and enjoy an optional Hungarian buffet dinner if you wish. The star of your cruise is your view of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Budapest panorama, which includes the Buda Castle Quarter.

Organ Concert in the St. Stephen's Basilica with Optional Danube Cruise

Duration: 3 hours
Attend an organ concert at St Stephen’s Basilica, famous throughout Hungary for its remarkable musical performances. Inside the beautiful Neoclassical church with excellent acoustics, enjoy an evening of classical music by masters such as Bach and Vivaldi, played by some of Hungary’s most esteemed musicians. Upgrade to include a dinner cruise, and enjoy a buffet meal with Sparkling wine and a drink as you cruise along the Danube River, soaking up UNESCO World Heritage-listed sights such as the Buda Castle Quarter. The cruise can be booked for different day or at 22:00 concert's date, depending on seasonal availability.

Budapest Castle District Walk with Matthias Church Entry

Duration: 3 hours
Get a historical overview of the Buda Castle District, walk through the small cobblestone streets and squares with a professional local guide. You'll get a feel for its medieval aspects from the first stone laid to the present day use. Your guide will lead you through the Castle area and its historical points, occupations and roles it played throughout the Hungarian history. We'll also show you around inside the Matthias Church and tell its stories and legends. Enjoy the magnificent view over the city from Fisherman’s Bastion.

During this tour, you will see the major sights including Royal Palace, the Presidential Palace, Disz Square, Holy Trinity Square, Hess Andras Square. You’ll also take a break for coffee and cake in a cosy Café of the Castle District.

The Best of Budapest - Private Bike Tour

Duration: 4 hours
I want to show you the best of my adopted city. And there is no better way to see as much as possible than on a bike. Join me for a private bike tour where I'll cover many of Budapest's most popular sights, while also exposing you to some lesser known neighborhoods and places that are popular among the locals. This bike ride will allow you to see the best of the city. Along the way, I will give you historical information, and I'll share my favorite facts about the city, its people and life in Hungary. Meet me on Andrássy Blvd where your bike and equipment will be ready for you. From there you'll ride through Pest past the St. Stephen’s Basilica and the Parliament on your way to Buda, but with a detour around the beautiful Margaret Island, a favorite place for locals to spend a summer day. On the Buda side, you will have a chance to ride along the Danube past the Chain bridge. Pass below the Buda castle and Gellert hill and then cross back over to Pest, past the Great Market. By now you should have worked up quite a thirst, so it's time to stop for a cold drink on the banks of the Danube. After your well-deserved break, we'll continue through some of the older neighborhoods of Pest, including some local parks and the Hungarian National Museum in the Palace district. From there you'll cross over into the 7th District, which in recent years has turned into Budapest’s hip party area, full of unique bars, clubs, and restaurants, including many of the ruin pubs which have become synonymous of Budapest's nightlife. The ride continues through the 7th district, past Europe’s largest Synagogue, and then along Andrássy Blvd to Hunyadi square, one of my favorite smaller neighborhood parks, where you will visit the local market hall and enjoy an espresso and a pastry, local style. After your snack break, ride by the Terror House museum on Andrássy Blvd, as we return back to our starting point near the Opera. The tour covers approximately 18 km/11 miles on mostly flat terrain, but through some busy city streets. Tours can be completely customized for you, just let me know what I can do for you!

Private Budapest Walking Tour with Coffee Stop

Duration: 3 hours
Experience Budapest from a local’s perspective on this private walking tour of the city’s main sights and off-the-beaten-path locales. With your expert local guide, visit Heroes’ Square, City Park, Vajdahunyad Castle, St Stephen’s Basilica, the Szechenyi Baths and more. Admire Gellért Hill from the banks of the Danube River, explore the cobblestone streets of the Buda Castle District, and enjoy a rest break at a local cafe, where you’ll enjoy coffee and two traditional Hungarian pastries. Your guide will cater the tour to the group’s interests and provide detailed commentary about Hungarian culture and history along the way.

In depth insight of Budapest through a local guide!

Private walking tours of Budapest offer guests the flexibility of tour themes and sights visited. Our private walking tour is specifically catered to meet each guest’s or group’s desired sightseeing experience.

Budapest Romantic Private Tuk Tuk Tour

Duration: 2 hours
This is the time to write a new chapter in Your history!
Spend two hours in the picturesque city center, ride along the boulevards and avenues, be up close and personal with the most beautiful and charming landmarks of the Danube’s capital!

You shall be captured by the atmosphere of this personal journeys through the incredible Budapest’s most romantic places. The cruise starts from the city’s heart, where small streets hide thousand secrets - than we show the magnificent view of the Danube, climb the Gellért hill and descent on hidden roads, pass the Buda Castle and its Garden, only before we slowly reach the panoramic Margaret Bridge and turn towards the city again.

Buda Castle District Small-Group Walking Tour in Budapest

Duration: 3 hours
Embark on a 3-hour, small group tour of Castle Hill, the oldest part of Budapest. In the company of a historian, explore Buda’s Castle and the surrounding district of narrow and cobbled streets full of baroque and Gothic facades of historic villas and churches as well as the remains of a synagogue from the middle ages.

Private Budapest Bike Tour with Cafe Stop

Duration: 4 hours
Discover the highlights of Budapest on two wheels on this 3.5-hour private bike tour. Led by a knowledgeable guide, pedal around Budapest’s top landmarks with stops to appreciate the sights and hear fascinating commentary on everything you see. Admire the Hungarian Parliament Building and Chain Bridge; cycle along the Danube River Promenade; explore the UNESCO-listed Buda Castle District; and roam elegant, leafy Pest to see Heroes' Square, the Széchenyi Baths and more. Refuel with coffee and a Hungarian pastry on route and enjoy in-depth attention from your guide on this private tour.

Discover the city with a private bike tour!

Enjoy a leisurely experience and learn about Budapest and the history behind it through an innovative and entertaining bike ride through Budapest's major sights either by day or night.

Private Historical Tour of Buda Castle

Duration: 3 hours
Embark on a 3-hour, private walking tour of Castle Hill; the oldest part of Budapest. In the company of a historian, take a personalized, tour of Buda Castle and the surrounding district filled with narrow, cobblestone streets and Baroque and Gothic facades.

Learn about the fascinating stories behind Matthais Church, the Presidential Palace, the remains of a synagogue from the Middle Ages, and many more of Budapest's culturally and historically significant monuments.