Walking tours

Budapest castle district walking tour

Availability: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • See the Buda Castle area and hear the medieval stories related to the place
  • Let your guide tell you fun facts and stories
  • Visit the Fisherman’s Bastion and Matthias Church
  • Enjoy coffee and cake on a break
What to expect

Get a historical overview of the Buda Castle district, with a private walk through the small cobblestone streets and squares. Feel the medieval history around you, when your guide will lead you through the castle area and the historical points and tell you about the roles it played throughout the Hungarian history.

This tour takes you back in time, and tells you how the Castle Hill was originally built and designed. How the whole area was used over the centuries by many different cultures and nations. Walk through these major historical points and learn how the castle district survived and helped its inhabitants defend and live through invasions and occupations for centuries. Learn the secrets of the Buda castle hill!

During this tour you will see the major areas of Royal Palace, Presidential palace, Disz Square, Holy Trinity Square, Hess Andras Square and Fisherman’s Bastion. We'll also show you around inside the Matthias Church and tell its stories and legends. You will also take a break for coffee and cake in a cosy Café of the Castle District.

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What's included
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance to Matthias Church
  • Coffee stop with dessert
What's not included
  • Transport
  • Tips
Reduced price
  • Children ages 3-12: reduced price
  • Infants ages 0-2: free
  • Students ages 13-26: reduced price with a valid student ID
Where

Szentharomsag ter, 1014 Budapest

Meeting point:

Meet your guide in Buda Castle District 1014 Szentharomsag ter, next to the Holy Trinity statue in the middle of the square.

What to remember
  • Participants will need to be fit for light continuous walking, for up to 2,5 hours
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When
  • Tour operates on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 2.30pm
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Provider
Absolute Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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