Historic and Cultural Grand Driving Tour of Budapest


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Activity Level



City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 6



English (fluent), Hungarian (fluent)

Explore the capital of Hungary on this full-day driving tour with a professional historian guide!

This driving tour is a great option to discover the different faces of Budapest in unique and enjoyable way with seperate driver and the full attention of your guide!
It gives us very good chance for wandering around in beautiful places deserves to take a pleasent walk in it. Our driver can pick us up wherever we want to continue.

The basic route of the trip covers the must see sights and hidden treasures of Budapest introducing its rich historic and cultural values. Excelent choice for first time visitors who wants to see and learn about Budapest as much as it's possible in relaxing and amusing way.

For the ones who has special plan this is the tour! Just tell me Your interests, sit back and enjoy the journey!

The control is Yours!

Wish You a nice time in Hungary!


I pick you up from your hotel, or wherever is most convenient for you, and we head straight to the City Park, which has many sightseeing opportunities including the glorious Vajdahunyad Castle, Széchenyi bath, the Zoo and an outdoor Ice skating rink. We then head to Hero's Square to discover and learn about the Hungarian history.
Along the famous Andrássy Avenue we enjoy its Neo-renaissance buidings, musems, shopping centers and the famous Opera House.
Then we visit the Great Synagogue (third largest in the world) and the Holocaust Memorial and Museum.
We have a look inside St Stephen Basilica, where the mummified hand of St Stephen is placed. Of course the Liberty Square and the gorgeous Hungarian Parliament is part of our tour.
We continue our trip to the Royal Castle District crossing the famous Chain Bridge. We visit the charming Royal Castle with its magical atmosphere, Matthias Church with its beautiful frescos, and the Fisherman's Bastion. Then we enjoy the best panorama from the top of Gellért Hill.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel or wherever is the most comfortable for You

End location: Your hotel or wherever is the most comfortable for You

Duration: 8 hours


Air conditioned comfortable minivan

What’s Included

The price includes:
-professional guiding service
-first class minivan with professional driver
-fuel surcharge
-hotel pickup/drop off

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10000 Hungarian Forint - For entrance fees and pocket money

What’s Extra

food and drink
entrance fees

A Recent Review of this tour

Rashad was a delightful tour guide. He knew all the history and the stories to go with it. He was flexible and knowledgeable. We highly recommend Rashad!
Teresa Schlegel

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