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Itinerary
Get to know the real Hungary with this historical Budapest tour. You will begin with a short minibus ride to reach the entrance gate of the Castle District, where you’ll set off on your Budapest adventure.

Pass by historical buildings that seem to be silent and sleepy, but just wait until your guide tells you stories from behind the walls! Enjoy the small architectural details prevalent in the Castle District and hear tales of former inhabitants and owners of the houses.

Next up on your Budapest tour, you’ll pass by the oldest confectionery shop of the city and visit the first private art gallery of Hungary.

After taking a walk around the Royal Palace and admiring the breath-taking view from the hilltop, we’ll walk back to the residential part of the Castle District. Here, we have time for a surprising discovery in the Hotel Hilton before our Budapest tour comes to an end at Matthias Church, one of the most beautiful buildings in the city.

At the end of your tour your guide will give you some local tips on where to go to enjoy a glass of wine or lunch in the district.
Locations visited
Matthias Church
Castle Hill
Budapest Urban Adventures
Overview
Stroll up Budapest's Castle Hill with a local guide on this 3-hour walking tour. As you pass stately buildings with unique architectural details, hear stories about their histories and past occupants. Stop by the city's oldest confectionery and Hungary's first private art gallery before ending up at Matthias Church. With your included entrance ticket, explore the interior of the 14th-century church, constructed in the Gothic style. Leave your tour with some tips on where to get lunch or an afternoon coffee in the surrounding neighborhood.
Highlights
  • Walking tour of Budapest's Castle Hill
  • Learn about the historic buildings' history and former occupants
  • Stop by the city's oldest confectionery and the country's first art gallery
  • Entry to Matthias Church
  • Local guide
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Budacastle District Tour

Our guide Gergo provided an excellent and informative briefing for us as we walked the Budacastle District area. Fantastic local knowledge and historical perspectives imparted. Recommend.

Thank phild426
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Amazing Buda Castle Explorer Tour

Dori, with Urban Adventures, was an amazing tour guide during our 6 hour walking exploration tour of Budapest! Her English was perfect, she welcomed questions and she was enthusiastic while sharing the history of her native city and culture. We loved the special stops for...More

Thank Cathy F
Bpurbanadventures, Owner at Budapest Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Cathy, Thank you very much for your feedback. Our Total Budapest Discovery Tour is fresh so it fills us with great pleasure that you liked it so much. Of course without Dori it wouldn't have been such a nice experience, she is definitely an...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fascinating Buda tour

Tour guide, Gergo, brought the history of Buda to life in this heritage trail walking tour which cleverly avoided the tourist crowds, giving us the opportunity to listen uninterrupted to fascinating stories of the wonderful buildings and alleyways en route.

Thank Sue G
Bpurbanadventures, Owner at Budapest Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sue, Thank you very musch for the nice words! It was a pleasure for me to take you around in the Castle:) Hope to have you next time, as well! All the best, Gergő

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile
A great tour

What a way to finish our trip round Europe with a tour of this city with many photo ops. Our guide gergy was so insightful and helpful and willing to converse with us all personal and tour conversation alike. He even brang us water as...More

Thank Nemzt
Bpurbanadventures, Tulajdonos at Budapest Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for you review! The great photo ops are one of the most amazing elements of our city and our Buda Castle Explorer tour as well. It was my pleasure to take you around, really, and I hope you now have a...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Buda not a pest

The old heritage truly emerges and there are stunning views into the bargain. Well worth visiting if in Budapest.

Thank ErnieGodalming
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Response from FbCoach97 | Reviewed this property |
If you are referring to the entrance to Matthias Church, it is off the open square by the Fisherman's Bastion. The entrance is well marked. The statue of Matthias upon his horse is nearby.
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