Buda Castle History and Vampire Nighttime Walking Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Budapest

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4 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

Spend 2-hours exploring the exterior of the Buda castle at night and listen to gruesome historical facts and the bloody side of the Hungarian history in the XV century, and learn the myths of Vlad Dracula and Elizabeth Báthory, once your Storyteller will reveal the despicable actions of these two mad figures. While enjoying the dark and magical atmosphere of Buda Castle district at night.
This night time walking tour will take you away from the hustle and bustle of Pest, to the charming, magical and most intimate places of the city of Budapest, where you will be amazed by the wonderful nightly panorama from top of the hill to the “Pearl of Danube”. We’ll go back in time, to a dark and hostile time; when Hungarian rulers faced invading armies and reveal the despicable actions of two mad figures: Vlad Dracula and Elizabeth Báthory. These silent streets and sinister corners have for centuries been witnesses to bloody events and stories of cruel people. This history tour guided by a narrator, is ideal for people who love dark history, mythology and vampire folklore, as well as for those who enjoy walking along ancient places. Experience Budapest in a way you will never forget.

What’s included

  • Walking tour at Buda Castle approx. 1.5 miles (2.5 km)
  • This tour is informative and educational
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Brochure

What’s not included

  • Interiors Building and labyrinth
  • Restrooms along the tour route
  • Actors in frightening costumes to try to scare you
  • Gratuities (optional)


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Led by a local guide
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Step back in time on a history tour