Budapest Hop-on Hop-off tours

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Budapest: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus with Cruise and Walking Tour

1. Budapest: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus with Cruise and Walking Tour

Discover Budapest on your own terms with a 24, 48, or 72-hour pass for the hop-on-hop-off sightseeing bus with a boat and walking tour. See sights such as the Hungarian Parliament, Buda Castle, and Chain Bridge. Explore the Citadel, and see the Jewish Synagogue, Memorial, and Museum on Dohány Street. Set off on a 1-hour cruise of the Danube River to enjoy panoramic views of the imperial city by day and night, including the vast Gothic Revival façade of the Hungarian Parliament Building complex. Explore both Buda and Pest, hopping off at any of the 19 stops along the route. Your ticket includes a fantastic discount booklet, that provides great discounts at some of the city's most popular attractions, as well as a walking tour. Listen to informative commentary in multiple languages as you explore. Red Route Stops: Stop 1. St Stephen's Basilica Stop 2. Chain Bridge (Pest) Stop 5. Kalvin Square Stop 8. Opera Stop 9. Liszt Ferenc Square Stop 10. Heroes Square Stop 11. Keleti Railway Station Stop 19. Margaret Bridge (Buda) Stop 20. WestEnd Shopping Centre Stop 21. Parliament

Budapest: 24, 48 and 72-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

2. Budapest: 24, 48 and 72-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Get a perfect introduction to Budapest on a hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus. Cruise around in style, hopping on and off at the more than 20 stops along carefully designed routes. See the magnificent Basilica, the leafy and classical Andrassy Avenue, Chain Bridge, and much more. Listen to the audio commentary provided in 16 languages, visit the city's most famous landmarks, and join an optional walking tour of Pest. Experience Hungary's capital in all its glory with the Danube River cruise and witness Budapest from a different perspective. Ticket holders will also enjoy a guided walking tour through the stately Pest side of the city. All of the buses are air-conditioned during the summer and heated during the winter, providing you with the most comfortable and convenient way to explore Budapest.

Budapest: Official Buda Castle Electric Hop-On Hop-Off Bus

3. Budapest: Official Buda Castle Electric Hop-On Hop-Off Bus

Explore Buda Castle in a unique and efficient way with an electric bus service that lets you hop on and off as you please. Enjoy 5 fascinating stops along the route that include the most important landmarks. As you approach the meeting point next to the Chain Bridge, a greeter will welcome you and scan your ticket. Once your ticket is controlled, take a seat and enjoy the ride up to the Castle. The shuttle also stops by the best restaurants and bars in the area if you decide to take a break for a snack or refreshment. You can use your ticket a total of 3 times, allowing you to hop on and off at your leisure. Relax and enjoy the ride while taking in magnificent views of Buda Castle.  The 5 stops are along the following landmarks: Alexander Palace Prime Minister's Office Royal Palace - Hungarian National Gallery Ritual Jewish Bath (Mikve) Labyrinth of Budapest Castle Matthias Church Fisherman's Bastion Museum of Music History and Institute for Musicology Hospital in the rock Holy Trinity Statue Maria Magdalena Tower (Buda Tower) Medieval Jewish Prayer House Vienna Gate National Archives of Hungary City Hall Hungary's No.1 Flag

Budapest Hop-On Hop-Off 48-Hour Sightseeing Package

4. Budapest Hop-On Hop-Off 48-Hour Sightseeing Package

Spend 2 full days exploring Buda and Pest: 2 towns so beautiful, they put them together! Budapest is the “Paris of the East," a magnificent city that presides regally over both sides of the mighty Danube, and you can see it all on this 48-hour hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour. With this ticket, you get access to the city’s sightseeing route on the lively hop-on and hop-off buses, some of which are open-top, for a full 48 hours. Access the green route and discover the Opera House, New York Palace, and Castle District. Live guides give commentary in English, while a computerized headset offers information in 16 different languages. The open-top buses are a perfect way to see the city in the sunshine, and come equipped with straw hats to use. In the event of unexpected rain, the buses will also provide you with raincoats. Meanwhile, closed buses have panoramic windows so you will never miss a sight. You can hop between the routes as you wish, and take the river cruise according to your own schedule within the 48-hour period. As an extra special add-on, your ticket also treats you to a discount booklet featuring savings of between 20 and 30% off select shopping and dining experiences.

Budapest: Városliget City Park Bus

5. Budapest: Városliget City Park Bus

With us, travelers can reach in comfort and discover the protected inner zone - on vehicles that do not amortize the environment. In the late summer of 2022, a new, eco-friendly vehicle began taking passengers around major city landmarks in Budapest’s biggest park on a charming and comfy open-air minibus. Emblazoned with iconic Budapest photos, driven by experienced drivers, and fully powered by electricity, these cool little coaches are already turning heads while tooling around on the city's most grandiose garden, stopping at several sites near monumental attractions and high-quality restaurants, with the largest “green” bus fleet of the Hungarian capital.

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Overall rating

3.7 / 5

based on 2,049 reviews

THE BUS IS EASY TO LOCATE DUE TO ITS VARIOUS STOPS, GOOD SERVICE, EXPLANATION OF WHERE YOU ARE PASSING IN SEVERAL LANGUAGES AND WE WERE VERY WELL THANK YOU THAT THE LAST DEPARTURE OF THE SHIP WAS LATE AS AT 8 PM BECAUSE IT GAVE US AN OPPORTUNITY TO KNOW MORE PLACES AND THE BOAT RIDE WAS PLEASANT BECAUSE OF THE BEAUTY OF THE ILLUMINATED BUILDINGS

Best thing to do to get your bearings and then decide what to return to. Budapest is a large city and this is ideal to help you see the sights and get the most from your trip. Really helpful staff and very easy to use.

Perfect to get a first overview of this wonderful city! 48 hour ticket was just right, I would book it again and again.

Definitely recommend this to anyone who is traveling to Budapest it was so easy to get about all the main attractions.

This was my second booking with big bud and they never disappoint. Great stops and good service.