Colourful Budapest Street Art Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

407128


Categories

Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (basic), Hungarian (fluent), English (fluent)

Hungarian culture conquers old street walls in the form of colorful art pieces!


In 2013 a devoted and enthusiactis team of street artists dreamt big: they re-dreamt the not so decorative, firewalls so typical to the inner city centre and created magnificent street art on all of them, depicting famous and typical cultural scenes, figures, motives or simply typical street views of Hungarian culture and Budapest.

In this tour we'll take a journey in Hungarian culture and learning interesting fact, in the form it is the best and most beatifully represented: art; and where it could be best learnt: the streets in the buzzing downtown area.

Itinerary

-Meeting at Petőfi tér (by the Danube and close to the hub of Budapest downtown)
-Vörösmarty tér - the Miracle Deer street art piece, the symbol animal of Hungarian settlement will settle us on our path into the busy and chic Jewish Quarter, the upbeat part of the city
-Most famous streets: Király - Dob - Rumbach Sebestyén - Akácfa to hunt for the Colorful FireWall Art Pieces, which all represent part of Hungarian culture
-Sissy, the most popular empress in Hungarian history
-Puskás, our most famous football player
-the Rubic cube, our most famous invention
-Common people and street views are also represented: grocery shop on a wall, open-air field on a great wall besides a playground. busy city people painted on the busy street
-Many more!

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Petőfi Sándor tér

https://www.google.hu/maps/place/Pet%C5%91fi+t%C3%A9r+(Erzs%C3%A9bet+h%C3%ADd)/@47.49428,19.0518956,17z/data=!4m13!1m7!3m6!1s0x4741dc4145cbc88b:0x9be3aabbdb8018d3!2sBudapest,+Pet%C5%91fi+S%C3%A1ndor+u.,+1052!3b1!8m2!3d47.49428!4d19.0540843!3m4!1s0x0:0x75d19eb7b5b40b!8m2!3d47.4936081!4d19.049265?hl=hu

End location: Akácfa utca 11.

Duration: 1 hour 30 min.

Transportation

walking

What’s Included

- 1.5 hour cultural, artistic private tour with your own private guide!

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2000 HUF - No Local Cash Needed for this tour!

What’s Extra

Nothing extra required for this tour!

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Message Ágnes H.

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