Excursion to the Danube bend from Budapest
Excursions & day trips

Excursion to the Danube bend from Budapest

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Check calendar for seasonal offerings
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 8 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Learn about the history of Hungary visiting its villages
  • Visit the largest basilica in Hungary, Esztergom
  • Walk upon 750 year-old stones of the formal Royal Residence
  • Drift along the Danube River as you return to Budapest by boat
What to expect

Visit Esztergom, Visegrád and Szentendre, the three most beautiful cities in the Danube Bend. Enjoy the picturesque sights in all settlements and get acquainted with the Hungarian history along the "Blue Danube". Have an unforgettable boat tour back to BudapestDanube Bend – an excursion into Hungary's history. This is an unforgettable tour along the "Blue Danube" with stops in Esztergom, Visegrád and Szentendre.

Esztergom: It used to be the capital of Hungary and is still the centre of the Catholic Church. You will visit the largest cathedral of Hungary (also burial place of famous cardinals, like Primate József Mindszenty). Afterwards, drive across the river to Slovakia and enjoy the view over the Basilica.

Visegrád: After the Mongol invasion a new fortification was constructed here in the mid-13th century. The top of the hill offers a fascinating panorama on the Danube valley. After enjoying the view there is an opportunity to have lunch (not included in the price).

Szentendre: It is a small baroque city built on medieval ruins, located at the gate of the Danube Bend. The town is considered to be the Artists' Village or the Painters' Town. You will walk around the historical centre and enjoy the cobblestoned narrow streets as well as the baroque houses. After the guided tour you can also visit some museums (for example the famous Margit Kovács Ceramic Museum or the Confectionery Museum with marzipan figures). During summer (May-September) this tour returns to Budapest by boat. The tour ends in the city centre (pier).

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What's included
  • Professional tour guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Boat ride (Szentendre – Budapest; between May - September)
  • Entrance to panorama terrace
What's not included
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees to museums
  • Tips
Reduced price
  • Children (0-12 years): reduced
Where

CITYRAMA/GRAYLINE Tourist Information, Báthory utca 19, 1054 Budapest

Meeting point:

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the departure at the meeting point

What to remember
  • Boat service between Szentendre and Budapest is available from May to September. In case of low water and during winter time you will return to Budapest by bus
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When
  • Please check the calendar for the updated availability
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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