Budapest Bike Tour

Walking & Biking Tours in Budapest

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An entertaining bike ride through Budapest's major sights! Budapest's original and most renowned biking tour is an innovative, entertaining and relaxing way to see most of the city sights in an intimate way through grand roads and bike pathways. Your guide will lead you across Budapest and its history, full of UNESCO World Heritage sites before heading out on your own to explore.
Budapest’s original and most renowned biking tour is an innovative, entertaining, easy and relaxing way to see mostly all the city sights in a more intimate way through our grand roads and bike pathways. An excellent way to first get orientated with the city and its history before heading out on your own to explore. We offer two types of tour – our full day time tour and evening ride. A coffee and traditional Hungarian pastry break is included in the daytime tour.Budapest Daily Bike Tour Operating from 1 March to 30 November.Day tour: approx. 16 km / 10 miles, flat ride, no elevation.Our day time tour begins on Andrassy Boulevard and at the Opera house and then a ride up to the Heroes’ Square and City Park along the tree lined boulevard. Here we learn about the Hungarian history and culture before biking through the park to the Vajdahunyad Castle complex built to display the Hungarian architecture forms for the 1896 world Expo and Szechenyi bath house (peek inside if open). Next we ride back to the city centre down to the St. Stephen’s Basilica named after the first Hungarian king.After seeing the beautiful church and square and we ride to Liberty square for a look at the last Soviet remembrance then on to the Parliament. From the riverbank you can enjoy the UNESCO World Heritage beautiful panorama over the Castle District: Matthias Church, Royal Palace and the Fisherman’s Bastion where our guide will explain in details about the sights. We are crossing the Margit Bridge over to the Buda side. Here you’ll ride along the banks of the Danube taking in the Chain Bridge, Clark Adam Square, Elizabeth Bridge, Rudas baths and the famous Gellert hotel and baths before crossing the Liberty Bridge back over to the Pest side to see the Grand Market Hall, and passing by the National Museum and the Great Synagogue before turning back onto Andrassy Boulevard and checking out the Opera House before finishing the tour.Budapest Evening Bike Tour Operating 15 April - 30 September.Evening tour: approx. 10 km / 7 miles, flat ride, no elevation.Join our relaxed and shorter evening bike tour, the route of the tour is the same as the route of the Daily Bike Tour, with two exceptions: we do not go to the Heroes' Square, and there is no coffee stop included. During evening tour all of the sights will be seen at dusk and some will even be illuminated, giving great photo opportunities during the stops.Our bike tours are small and generally do not have more than 15 participants, making them interactive and personal and giving you plenty of chances to ask questions.

What’s included

  • Licensed English speaking guide
  • Bike hire and optional helmet included during the tour time
  • Stop for coffee / beverage and dessert included - daytime tour only

What’s not included

  • Entry fees to sights and museums
  • Transport to the meeting point or from the conclusion point
  • Optional gratuity/tip

Highlights

  • Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
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