A Magic combination: First explore Gödöllő Palace, the former Summer residence of Queen Elisabeth and Francis Joseph, then enjoy the carriage ride and traditional horse show with breathtaking elements.
Your tour starts when you leave Budapest and make the 30-minute drive to the the beautiful baroque palace of Godollo. The former summer residence of Queen Elisabeth, known as ‘Sisi,’ and her husband, Franz Joseph I, the Habsburg Emperor and Hungarian King from 1867 to 1916, the palace gives you a glimpse into the times of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Take an interior tour and get acquainted with the daily lives of the royal couple, discovering their rooms and hidden doors, and learning about their secret private lives and lovers.After your interior palace visit, drive to a traditional farm and be greeted with some tasty Hungarian pogácsa bread and the national welcome drink, pálinka (fruit brandy).Enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride steered by the horsemen and watch a traditional Hungarian horse show. Admire the equestrian displays and the unique Puszta five formation, when a horseman stands and balances on two horses and conducts three or more horses in front of him.Your tour ends in Budapest city center.