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Lonely Planet Experiences: Buda Castle Explorer

Tour Highlights

  • Discover the secrets behind Budapest’s iconic landmarks, with a local
  • Admire the Parliament building and the view of the waterfront from the top of Castle Hill
  • Forget about the bustling city and lose yourself in the history of the winding streets of Castle District, which dates back to the 13th century
  • Soak up the atmosphere of a beloved mid-19th century local pastry shop
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Adults (Ages 12+)
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Private Tour Starting Price

Budapest Castle Hill Walking Tour

Hit the historical side of Budapest during this walking tour on the Castle Hill. Peek into the city’s oldest confectionery shop, hear stories and tales of the area’s past, and enjoy a few surprises along the way!

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Language: English

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, transportation as indicated, entrance ticket to Matthias Church, a small sample of local food specialties.

Exclusions: Items of a personal nature, food, drinks, tips/gratuities for your guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 2.5-3 hours
  • Meeting point: Inside the Széll Kálmán tér Metro Station (Metro line 2, red line) at the top of the escalator. View on Google Maps. View Location on What3words.
  • Starting time: 9.30 am
  • Ending point: Matthias Church (1014 Budapest, Szentháromság tér 2).