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GuruWalk Original
Free tour

🏆Free Tour Budapest ESSENTIAL! Entire Historic Center

Duration: 2h and 15min
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on August 09, 2018

Are you looking for a historical tour, full of dates, characters and data that you will forget in the blink of an eye? Insurance? At Go Zeppelin Tours we are convinced that to know a new place not only the data is useful, but also what we experience while discovering it is essential. We are a team of guides accredited by the government of Hungary, in love with Budapest, who one day decided to roll the blanket over our heads and we started to tell you the history of this city in a totally different way. Of course we are going to give you dates, data, battles, anecdotes, kings, but we are also going to talk to you about politics, art, religion and we will talk about some of the most controversial moments in the history of this country in order to understand its current events. Go Zeppelin Tours we are guides but we are also travelers like you. We know that after a tour there is very little information that is retained, so our goal is not to teach history but to understand it. We tell you already, you will not remember any date when you get home but the history behind those numbers yes. You will leave with the certainty that you have known the city from a unique and real point of view, far removed from the idyllic and fictional image that most of the tourist guides offer you.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

The perfect free tour to start exploring Budapest , a city with a unique and unrepeatable personality. You will learn about the most important events in its history and you will discover the most emblematic corners and monuments , guided by official guides with years of experience showing the city.

We will remember the greatness of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and how it completely changed the appearance of this city, we will discover what happened during the Second World War and the true role that Hungary played as an ally of Hitler, we will talk about the dark communist stage and the Revolution of 56 and how all this has forged the character and culture of the Hungarian people .

A general and essential free tour to have a first contact with the history of Hungary and its incredible capital.

What you will discover and see :
▪ Hungarian Parliament
 ▪ Communist period and 1956 revolution
 ▪ Liberty Square
 ▪ Monument to Soviet Heroes
 ▪ Monument to the victims of the German invasion
 ▪ Nazism and World War II
 ▪ Chain Bridge
 ▪ Riverbank of the Danube and Panoramic of Buddha
 ▪ St. Stephen's Basilica
 ▪ Erzsébet Square
 ▪ Vigadó Square
 ▪ Culture, politics and news
 ▪ Tips, recommendations, tricks, etc.

 And much more...

 Observations:

 -Groups of 6 or more people (even if they make separate reservations) are subject to special conditions and must pay 7 euros or 2,500 Huf per person and tour before starting each of the tours in order to participate in each Free Tour.

-The tour does not include any visit to the interior of the monuments,

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  • Meeting point:
    Budapest, Kossuth Lajos tér 10, 1055 ...
    Budapest, Kossuth Lajos tér 10, 1055 Hungary
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    📍 Kossuth Lajos Tér Square 10. Metro Line 2 (Red Line). ORANGE UMBRELLA

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Manuel 06 Oct 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Álvaro es un guía excelente! Nos explico todo de maravilla y se nos pasó el tour volando. Además nos recomendó varios sitios de comer y visitar que desconocíamos. Es u...

Dominique 06 Oct 2022
Chicago
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2022

Excellent tour guide! Very informative !

Dayana 06 Oct 2022
Madrid
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2022

Alvaro muy simpático y un gran guía. Para repetir sin duda.

Mildred 06 Oct 2022
New York
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Travelled alone - Aug 2022

Aduén was the best tour guide who tells you real history along with making you laugh. If you want a genuine historical tour of the city, learn the true history vs. the...

Anna 05 Oct 2022
Valencia
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

We did this our first full day in Budapest and it gave us a good feel for history of the city and country. He is very knowledgeable.

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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 10 people.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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