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  • Buda Castle (Royal Palace) by the Danube River - a must inclusion on all Hungary tours.
  • Historic street
  • Heroes Square

Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe to be enjoyed on Hungary tours. It comprises of two distinct parts, Buda which is hilly and is located on the west bank of the Danube and Pest which is flat and is located on the right bank. The city has 5 UNESCO world heritage protected sites. It has two large islands in the middle of the river which are both very central. One is Margarita Island which is popular with the locals with its parks, leisure centres and swimming pools.

It is a city of culture with more than 200 museums, 40 theatres, 7 concert halls and an opera house. It is also known for its “coffee culture” due to its many cafes and is also well known for its many excellent spas first introduced by the Romans who discovered the underground thermal springs.

The principal tourist attractions on Hungary tours are many. Buda Castle was originally built in 1265. The Hungarian Parliament Building is a Gothic landmark. The Museum of Fine Arts has more than 100,000 exhibits. St. Stephen’s Cathedral is a tall and imposing building and St. Mathias Church is over 700 years old. There are some magnificent and beautiful wide boulevards and squares. Andrassy Avenue is an elegant tree-lined avenue which has been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status. It is 2.5 kms/1.5 miles long. Another is Vaci Street with its many shops, restaurants and cafes. Other prominent landmarks are Heroes Square, the attractive Hungarian State Opera House, the largest baroque castle in the world, Godollo Castle, Fisherman’s Bastion situated on Castle Hill with its many stairs and walkways and where one has amazing panoramic views of the city and the Chain Bridge which spans the Danube and was considered an architectural wonder when it was built in 1849.

Budapest is truly a sophisticated, charming city.

Extend your Stay

Consider an additional stopover to your Hungary vacation at one of Goway's other European destinations. You can choose from  a Paris vacation, London vacation or an Amsterdam vacation. This can be done stopping over en route to or from Hungary.


 

Budapest, Hungary

  • Budapest to Bucharest Small Group

    On your journey between Budapest and Bucharest, experience the heartlands of both Hungary and Romania and discover the many treasures that exist in the interiors of both countries. The history, traditions and culture you will find will be rewarding and enjoyable.
    Duration:
    10 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Small Group Touring
    Romania See Trip Details
  • Budapest: Danube Bend Full Day Tour

    Take a day in Budapest to cruise along the Danube and explore the gorgeous old towns of Visegrad, Esztergom, and Szentendre. On this full day tour, you’ll cruise along the Danube Bend, take a guided walk through the Artist’s Village of Szentendre, and enjoy a three-course lunch on board.
    Duration:
    9.5 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
    Hungary See Trip Details
  • Budapest: Grand City Half Day Tour

    Take half a day to discover Budapest, passing from the Heroes Square to the State Opera House and Hungarian Parliament aboard a guided tour bus. On this Grand City Tour, you’ll also have the opportunity to walk through the Castle District to appreciate the city’s stunning architecture.
    Duration:
    3 Hours
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Day Trips
    Hungary See Trip Details
  • Budapest: Stopover, City Break

    Get to know why Budapest is considered a beautiful and sophisticated city and also experience the history and charm of three old towns outside of Budapest. A half day tour of the city and a full day to the Danube Bend will convince you.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 553
    Trip Type:
    Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Hungary See Trip Details
  • Classic Danube: Budapest to Passau River Cruise

    Europe’s second longest river has an abundance of fascinating ports of call. Start in beautiful Budapest. Continue to Slovakia’s old capital, Bratislava, then to Imperial Vienna. Also visit Melk Abbey, the wine village of Duernstein, medieval Linz, and romantic Regensburg before arriving in Passau, Germany.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,368
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Romance & Honeymoon
    Hungary See Trip Details
  • Classic Danube: Passau to Budapest River Cruise

    Cruise along Europe’s longest river and leisurely soak up the charm, history and culture of Central Europe. Experience old Passau, medieval Regensburg, historic Linz, the wine village of Duernstein, Slovakia’s fascinating Bratislava and iconic Budapest.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,122
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Romance & Honeymoon
    Germany See Trip Details
  • Classic Eastern Europe: Budapest, Vienna & Prague

    Embark on this classic route through three of Central Europe's great cities. Admire the Danube and awesome parliament building from Castle Hill in Budapest, enjoy coffee and strudel in between exploring Habsburg history in Vienna, and wander through the fairy tale spires and squares of Prague, the beating heart of Bohemia.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,908
    Trip Type:
    Classics (Bestsellers), Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Hungary See Trip Details
  • Cruise through Central Europe, the Balkans, Lake Balaton, the Sava & the Danube

    See the best of the Balkans on this round-trip Europe cruise from Budapest. Discover the unique traditions and delights of Croatia, Serbia, and Bosnia before returning to the Paris of the East.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,605
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Hungary See Trip Details
  • Eastern Europe Explorer Back Roads: Prague to Budapest

    Travel to not only 4 fascinating and colourful major Eastern European cities – Budapest, Bucharest, Sofia and Istanbul but also the smaller communities and countryside of Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria. This tour is a wonderful opportunity to discover what makes up this region of Eastern Europe.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,562
    Trip Type:
    Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Hungary See Trip Details
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