Free tour

The Official Buda Castle tour

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on June 18, 2021

My family is originally from the countryside. My grandparents have a little plot of land and a country home where I used to spend my summers growing vegetables, meanwhile my grandparents were making salami and palinka. ūüėä Budapest holds a special place in my heart since this is where I was born, grew up, and studied. It is my home and I would not change that, since I have fallen in love with Budapest‚Äôs night panorama. I studied at a bilingual high school and went on to study Hungarian language and grammar at university, while acting in theater productions. I truly enjoy being surrounded by people, be it my classmates or friends, so I decided to acquire a tour guide qualification. Ever since, I have been living my dream by leading walking tours. Everyone who attends my tours will see why I love the city as much as I do. JOIN US AND FEEL THE CITY!

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

Tour description

THE OFFICIAL AND THE BEST TOUR IN BUDA CASTLE

FEEL THE CITY

Our tour shows you all the incredible landmarks of Castle District, including Fisherman’s Bastion , Matthias Church and Royal Palace.
You can enjoy amazing views of the river Danube, Buda Hills, and the city landscape.
Buda Castle is waiting for you!

Tour Stops:

  • Matthias Church
  • Fisherman‚Äôs Bastion
  • Royal Palace
  • Hilton hotel interior (hidden gem)
  • Holy Trinity column
  • Historical City Hall
  • Prime Minister Offices
  • "Must to see" panorama of Buda and Pest
  • Chain Bridge¬†
  • Elisabeth Bridge
  • River Danube
  • Gell√©rt Hill: Liberty Statue and Citadel
  • Funicular
  • Sandor Palace: the official residence of the President¬†
  • Residential area of the Castle District
  • Ruszwurm oldest Coffe House
  • Museums: National Library, Budapest Historic Museum, National Gallery




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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Budapest, Szentháromság tér, 1014 Hun...
    Budapest, Szentháromság tér, 1014 Hungary
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    We are waiting for you with a PURPLE umbrella and a huge smile :)

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    Outside visit
    Matthias Church

    La iglesia de Nuestra Se√Īora es uno de los templos m√°s hermosos de Hungr√≠a, pero, ¬ŅQui√©n fue Mat√≠as? ¬ŅPorqu√© se conoce esta iglesia por su nombre?

  • 2
    Outside visit
    Fisherman's Bastion

    Formada por siete imponentes torres y situada a la ribera del Danubio ¬ŅDe d√≥nde viene este nombre? ¬ŅQu√© representan estas preciosas torres?

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Buda Castle

    Construido en el siglo XIII, reformado y reconstruido numerosas veces, casi destruido durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial ¬°No te puedes perder su historia!

  • 4
    Outside visit
    Holy Trinity statue

    Tambi√©n conocida columna de la Sant√≠sima Trinidad, de la que toma su nombre la plaza, conmemora una tragedia que sacudi√≥ a Europa durante casi dos siglos ¬Ņsabr√≠as cual?

  • 5
    Outside visit
    Historic Town Hall

    Sede del antiguo Ayuntamiento de Buda ¬Ņporqu√© dej√≥ de utilizarse? ¬ŅQu√© representa la estatua femenina de su fachada?

  • 6
    Outside visit
    Széchenyi Chain Bridge

    No hubo ning√ļn puente permanente que uniera Buda y Pest hasta mitad del siglo XIX. Este fue el primero y ahora es s√≠mbolo de la ciudad y la unidad de las dos ciudades, se empez√≥ a construir por el enfado de un conde ¬°Te contamos como pas√≥!

  • 7
    Outside visit
    Elizabeth Bridge

    Toma su nombre de una famosa emperatriz asesinada y, como tantos otros, fue destruido durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial y es el √ļnico que no se reconstruy√≥ en su forma original ¬Ņsabes de qu√© famosa emperatriz se trata?

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    Outside visit
    Gellért Hill

    Una de las m√°s impresionantes vistas del Danubio. All√≠ visitaremos tambi√©n la Ciudadela y la Estatua de la Liberaci√≥n ¬ŅSabes qu√© relaci√≥n tiene el nombre de esta colina con un "barril"?

  • 9
    Outside visit
    Budapest Funicular

    El segundo funicular por ra√≠l construido en toda Europa ¬Ņsabes cual fue el primero?

  • 10
    Outside visit
    S√°ndor Palace

    Residencia oficial del presidente de Hungr√≠a, construido por el padre del "jinete del diablo" ¬Ņno te pica la curiosidad por saber m√°s?

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    Outside visit
    Castle District

    Calles empedradas, fachadas pintorescas, patios asombrosos... veremos las joyas ocultas y zonas m√°s importantes

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    Outside visit
    Ruszwurm Confectionery

    Una de las m√°s peque√Īas cafeter√≠as de la ciudad pero tambi√©n la m√°s antigua con ¬°casi 200 a√Īos de antig√ľedad!

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    Outside visit
    National Széchényi Library
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    Outside visit
    House of Terror
  • 15
    Outside visit
    Budapest History Museum / Castle Museum
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    Outside visit
    Hungarian National Gallery
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    Outside visit
    my point of interest

    Hola soy yo

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 ‚ā¨10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Shombit 26 Mar 2023
Mumbai

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Travelled in group - Mar 2023
Very good walking tour, highly recommended. Fun and informational. We do not enter into the attractions so keep time sone time post the tour to visit the places you find interesting.
Maria 19 Mar 2023
Madrid

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
Claudia was an excellent Tour guide, with a perfect Spanish and also English
Soben 12 Mar 2023
Subang Jaya

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Travelled alone - Mar 2023
The guide, Sophie was extremely knowledgeable about the history and made the experience engaging for everyone. One highlight was a quiz that our guide prepared, which was a fun way to test our knowledge. Overall, I highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting the area as it's a fantastic way to explore the city and learn about its history and culture in a fun and interactive way.
Taneer 12 Mar 2023
Debrecen

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Travelled alone - Mar 2023
I had a lovely time on the tour and learned a great deal about the Buda side in just a few hours. The tour guide, Karoly/ Koraly (apologies for not remembering the correct spelling) was quite knowledgeable, passionate, friendly and made the tour fun. He asked the group about their individual interests as we visited the different sites to give us personalised information and detailed answers about the region's history, architecture, culture and gastronomy. We also got lots of interesting trivia about Hungarian life. At the end of the trip, he recommended several local eateries and attractions we could visit and how else to enjoy the whole Budapest experience. Great experience overall and one I would definitely recommend!
◊ô◊Ę◊ú 08 Mar 2023
Tel Aviv-Yafo

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Travelled alone - Mar 2023
It eas very interesting. The gaid was exelnt
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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 4 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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