Get on the gourmet side of Budapest have an up-close look at the most important icon of the city before embarking on a sightseeing cruise across the River Danube! The Hungarian Parliament is the third largest parliament building of the world and one of the most recognised landmarks of Hungary.
Built in 1904 by Imre Steindl in a peculiar Eclectic style mixed with Neo-Gothic details it is currently the largest building of the country. Tours are available throughout the day from 10AM and you may select any tour from the options just make sure to be able to make it to the Drink & Cruise meeting time! A guide will take you around the gigantic halls of the House of Parliament while sharing the secrets of its past. You will even have a chance to explore the hall of the National Assembly and to lay your eyes on the holiest relics of Hungarian history, the Holy Crown and the crowning jewels. After the tour, mix pleasure with pleasure on a refreshing Danube cruise. Make your way to the meeting point at Danube Palace by 13:30 and enjoy your scenic sail through the artery of Budapest. With a cool welcome drink in your hand, prepare for pure amazement. The cruise will take you under 6 Danube Bridges while showcasing one of the most beautiful cityscapes in the world. Rediscover the Parliament Building from a new perspective and witness sights such as the St. Stephen’s Basilica, the Buda Castle, the Fisherman’s Bastion and the Great Market Hall as you cruise along them. Aside from the complimentary welcome drink, the cruise includes another glass of selectable beverage from a wide range of soft drinks, wine or beer. Take in an unconcealed view from the open air balconies of the boat while sipping away on your favourite refreshment. As a complimentary bonus to your ticket, you will receive free passes to two additional historic Danube ships as well with their own stunning exhibitions inside. Board a 100-year old steamboat, the Kossuth Museum ship (Budapest, Vigadó dock 2, 1052) and the Gróf Széchenyi Museum Ship (built 1939) (Id. Antall József rkp. 18, Budapest, 1052 ).