Budapest Castle District Walking Tour with Fisherman's Bastion

Tours & Sightseeing in Hungary
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Tour description

Get to know the Buda Castle District! Hungarian history of the Buda Castle District, from the first stone set to the modern day version we see today! Through a this guided tour you’ll learn all about the history of the Buda Castle District.

Historical overview of the Buda Castle District, with a private walk through the small cobblestone streets and squares. Feeling the medieval aspects from the first stone laid to the present day use. Your guide will lead you through the Castle area and the historical points, occupations and roles it played throughout the Hungarian history. Our tour takes you back in time of how the Castle Hill was originally built and designed. How the whole area was and has been used over the centuries by many different cultures and nations.  Walk through these major historical points and learn how the Castle District survived and helped its inhabitants defend and live through invasions and occupations for centuries. Learn the secrets of the Buda Castle Hill! During this tour you will see the major areas of Royal Palace, Presidential Palace, Disz Square, Holy Trinity Square, Hess Andras Square and Fisherman’s Bastion. We show you around inside the Matthias Church with its stories and legends.We'll also take a break for coffee and cake in a cosy Café of the Castle District.Our walking tours run with small groups and generally do not have more than 15 participants. This makes them interactive and personal and gives you plenty of chances to ask questions and get to know your guide.

What's included

  • Coffee and cake stop
  • English speaking guide
  • Entry/Admission - Matthias Church

What's not included

  • Transport to the meeting point or from the conclusion point
  • Gratuities


  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide