Buda castle walking tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Hungary
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Tour description

With this tour you can discover every part of the famous Buda Castle district, those parts as well, that the sightseeing tours provided by Danube cruise companies can not - due to the limited time available for sightseeing. As an extra it also includes a guided visit to the Matthias church as well. This tour is meant to be a relaxed pace walking tour, where there is always time for a slice of strudel and coffee, or to spend time admiring the views of the city.---Kindly note that the Castle bazaar is an all time favourite venue of the Hungarian government to host diplomatic events, in case of such we wont be able to cross the facilityAlso should there be a concert, or wedding in the Matthias church the venue remains closed for the public.---Kindly note that the tour can be tailor made for you, excluding those parts covered by different sightseeing tours to make sure there are no overlaps. In that case we adjust our itinerary.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Castle Garden, Budapest, Central HungaryWw admire Ybl's beaux arts masterpiece - the Castle Bazaar - after that we start to climb the Buda Castle hill through the Castle garden.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Buda Castle, Budapest, Central HungaryAt the Southern most section of the battlement offering a breathtaking view overlooking Pest. We pass by the Royal Palace of Buda and the King Matthias fountain on our way to the Alexander palace.Duration: 10 minutesPass By: Sandor Palace, Budapest, Central HungaryThe building is the currently the office of the President of Hungary. Stop At: Disz Square, Budapest, Central HungaryYou will learn the story behind the significant buildings framing the square and about the nearby underground synagogue and ritual Jewish bath house. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Arpad Toth Promenade (Setany), Budapest, Central Hungaryadmire the viewDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Statue of Mounted Andras Hadik, Budapest, Central HungaryYou'll learn what is the significance of the balls. Duration: 5 minutesPass By: National Archives of Hungary, Budapest, Central HungaryAt former Mary Magdalene church we turn back to finish our walk at two of the most characteristic attractions of Budapes after we see the multi colour roof of the National Archives. Stop At: Fisherman's Bastion, Budapest, Central HungaryWe admire the view to the House of Parliament from the lower part of the bastionDuration: 10 minutesStop At: Matthias Church, Budapest, Central HungaryWe enter to the Matthias church Duration: 30 minutes

What's included

  • private guidance in the selected language
  • Entry/Admission - Matthias Church

What's not included

  • Snacks
  • Gratuities
  • public transportation ticket