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$73.45 Day Trips & Excursions

Danube Bend Day Trip from Budapest

The day trip takes you to Visegrad, with its medieval citadel and romantic ruins of the former royal residence, which you'll see from outside. Then it's on to Esztergom for an interior visit of the town's famous cathedral.After enjoying a three-course lunch, you will continue on to the Baroque artists' village of Szentendre. Here you'll take a guided walk through the town and visit the Caprice Hungarian Jewelry Center. Your tour returns to Budapest by boat on the River Danube (May 01 to September 30 only, tide permitting). During other times or at low tide the tour returns to the city center by bus.

$77.38 Day Trips & Excursions

Budapest Danube Bend Full-Day Tour with Lunch

Embark on an excursion into Hungary’s history along the Blue Danube (3 historic places in 1 day).After a free pick up from your hotel we make a short visit by airconditioned bus to Slovakia and drive back to Esztergom, the Center of the Catholic Church in Hungary - visit the Cathedral and after go on a tour around Visegrad the former Royal Residence where you can admire a great view on the Danube Valley. Here, enjoy a Lunch (3-course menu with 1 mineral water) before we carry on to Szentendre. In the Artist’s village you can enjoy a guided walk. At the end of the tour return to Budapest on the Danube by public scheduled boat (Duration: 1 hour) – the tour ends at the Pier/City Centre.

$64.67 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Danube Bend Tour from Budapest

After pickup from your centrally located Budapest hotel, travel along the the ‘Blue Danube’ to visit the towns of Esztergom, Visegrád, and Szentendre.Arrive first in Esztergom, the former capital of Hungary and still the seat of the country’s Catholic church. Enjoy a guided visit to Esztergom Basilica, the largest cathedral in Hungary, and the burial place of famous cardinals including Primate József Mindszenty.Drive across the Danube to the Slovakian side of the river to enjoy the stunning views of the basilica, and then continue to the small riverside town of Visegrád, home to the hilltop Visegrád Citadel. Built in the mid-13th century after a Mongol invasion, the castle and its hilltop offer a fascinating panorama over the Danube Valley.After enjoying the view from here, take the opportunity to have lunch (own expense), and then drive on to Szentendre. This small baroque town is built on medieval ruins at the gateway of the Danube Bend, and considered to be an Artists’ Village or Painters’ Town.Take a guided walk around the historical center, enjoying the narrow, cobblestoned streets and baroque houses. After your tour, enjoy free time to visit some of Szentendre’s museums, perhaps exploring the famous Margit Kovács Ceramic Museum or the Confectionery Museum with its displays of marzipan figurines.Lastly, return to Budapest by road or, in summer (May-September) by boat. Your tour ends in the city center.

$380 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private Danube Bend Day Trip from Budapest

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Main Square (Fo ter), Szentendre, Pest County, Central HungaryAtmospheric 18th century merchant houses, coffees, galleries, the Blagovestenska Serbian Church and the Serbian Cross stands hereDuration: 1 hourPass By: Turkish Mosque, Esztergom, Komarom-Esztergom County, Central TransdanubiaThe northernmost medieval Turkish mosque - not active . in EuropeStop At: Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral, Esztergom, Komarom-Esztergom County, Central TransdanubiaHungary's primate church and largest ecclestical building, with fascinating architecture, history and treasures.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Visegrad Citadel, Visegrad, Pest County, Central HungaryOne of the largest medieval fortress of Hungary, once upon a time royal seat, its terrace offers breathtaking panorama of the Danube BendDuration: 2 hours

$480.44 Day Trips & Excursions

Danube Bend Full-Day Private Tour From Budapest

The area of the Danube Bend is considered as one of the top spots near Budapest that any visitors should not miss. Situated north of Budapest, the Danube Bend is a perfect destination for day trips for visitors who want to enjoy the unique places of Esztergom, Visegrád, and Szentendre.This tour will give you the opportunity to see the largest church in the country, as well as the former capital of Hungary at Esztergom. Explore the remains of the Royal Palace and visit the Citadel of Visegrád. Catch the breathtaking view of the Danube while enjoying a delicious three-course lunch at a nice restaurant on the Danube Bend.Continue the tour to Szentendre and explore the amazing beauty and charm of its Baroque streets. This small town is quite remarkable due to its Baroque houses and Mediterranean atmosphere. It features souvenir shops, art galleries and quaint cafes that lie on the narrow streets of the town.After a few minutes of exploring, you can pause and enjoy a slice of cake while drinking a cup of coffee. Then, you can continue exploring more craft stores, museums and gift shops.In summer seasons, you can experience a boat cruise on the Danube. As required, from May to end of September returning by boat from Szentendre. The boat leaves at 5 p.m. No boat on Monday.

$214.81 Private & Custom Tours

The best of Budapest - all inclusive private program package

Private Arrival transfer from Budapest Airport to your accommodation in Budapest  - Our hostess will be waiting for you at the arrivals with a board with your name on it and our  Professional driver in a comfortable licensed car/minivan/minibus or bus with air conditioning will take you to your Hotel or private address in BudapestPrivate 6 hours tour visiting the Buda and Pest sides – includes guide and transport and the tour to visit the following monuments:The Citadella, Castle District - Matthias Church – Fishermen’s Bastion, Castle of Vajdahunyad, Basilica of San Esteban, Opera, Municipal Market, Andrássy Avenue, Parliament (includes the interior visit)Private folklore show with dinner & by night tour - We serve you a traditional Hungarian four-course menu accompanied with wine. During the dinner you can enjoy a colourful Folklore Show Program with dancers – dressed in folk costumes – and Gypsy Music. Next we drive around the illuminated city and stop on top of the Gellért Hill (Citadel), the most spectacular viewpoint of Budapest.Private Danube Bend tour – Szentendre, Visegrád and Esztergom with their views and most prominent places of the history of Hungary with Three-course lunch in a typical restaurant and Entrances to the monuments.Departure transfer from your Hotel or private address in Budapest to the Airport of Budapest -We reserve the right to change the order of the visits always maintaining the content.

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