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Choose a morning or afternoon start time when you book. Then, meet your private guide in Deák Ferenc Square in central Budapest and set off on your 90-minute tour of Budapest’s most wonderful sights.

As you stroll, hear answers to all your burning questions and learn valuable local tips that a guidebook could never provide to assure you of a fantastic stay in the city. After all, it’s the locals who live in Budapest who know it best!

During your tour, your guide will take you to the city’s most historical shopping street where you can stroll by great local restaurants and souvenir shops. You’ll also check out some of Budapest’s unique Hungarian art nouveau architecture: one of the city's most distinctive hallmarks.

Plus, you’ll head inside the Central Market Hall to see its magnificent architecture and savor the vivid colors and aromas of the fresh produce stalls. Your explorations will then end at Europe’s largest synagogue complex, one of Budapest's must-sees.

Your route and itinerary will include the following sights, activities and more:

  • A walk in bustling Vörösmarty Square: Budapest’s biggest shopping street
  • Budapest's beautiful 19th-century concert hall and Inner City Parish Church
  • A stroll along Váci Street to scout out shops where you can buy souvenirs later
  • Time at the Central Food Market Hall to experience its colors, aromas, and food stalls
  • Seeing the locals enjoy the quiet of the gardens around the National Museum
  • A stop at Kalvin Square to admire the surrounding mix of architecture
  • Time at Astoria Square to see where the different areas of the city come together
  • A final stop at one of Budapest's most impressive sights, where your tour concludes
Locations visited
Central Market Hall
Inner-City Parish Church
Vaci Street
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Kick-start your stay in Budapest with this private 90-minute walking tour. Let a personal guide introduce you to Hungary’s capital with a round-up of major sights and hidden gems. See highlights including the National Museum and Central Market Hall, discover the best Danube views, and visit secret, loved-by-locals places often missed by visitors as you learn about the city’s history and architecture. Great for finding Budapest's best bits and gaining your bearings.
  • Enjoy a Private tour
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Discover how various eras have left their marks in the city’s architecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Budapest Tour

This was the perfect start to a visit to Budapest. Very informative & useful introduction to a new country for us. I highly recommend booking a tour with Nicholas

Thank StefanoDue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Quick Intro to Budapest

Gabor was extremely knowledgeable and was able to tailor the tour to our interests. He spoke to the unique and interesting history of the city, weaving in an appreciation for the stories that the architecture can tell. We highly recommend taking a walking tour with...More

Thank Kristi M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great Walking Tour of Budapest!

What a great way to start our stay in Budapest! During our tour, we saw so much of the main part of the city. My favorite stop was the Great Market Hall. I wish I had brought a back pack with me to carry things...More

Thank 3kidsncats
Reviewed 13 July 2018
An amazing tour

I really enjoyed this tour; András was well prepared, the stories and the whole experience was motivating and dynamic. Every minute was enjoyable!

Thank Hajnalka_11
Reviewed 13 July 2018
Kick Start Walking Tour

It was a pleasure to walk around Budapest with Nicholas. He gave us a lot of information and tips for touring during our stay. We were very pleasantly surprised that Nicolas was able to accommodate us on short notice and he did so with a...More

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