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Budapest: Evening Sightseeing Cruise and Unlimited Champagne

Activity provider: RubinGroup

Budapest: Evening Sightseeing Cruise and Unlimited Champagne

Activity provider: RubinGroup
Likely to sell out Booked 53 times yesterday

From US$ 19.88 per person

Likely to sell out Booked 53 times yesterday

Soak in the unmatchable panorama of Budapest on a nighttime boat ride along the Danube. Witness the most important landmarks of the city as you sip on unlimited glasses of high-quality prosecco.

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Duration 1.5 - 3.5 hours
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  • Be swept away by the magic of Budapest at night as the landmarks light up
  • Enjoy unlimited refills on your sparkling wine, mimosa, or lemonade at the bar
  • Take in the views through the panoramic windows or from the open air terrace
  • Snap photos of landmarks from the water as the audio guide points them out
  • Sample typical Hungarian cuisine, including local ham, cheese, and vegetables
Full description

Discover Budapest at night on a boat trip along the Danube River. Sip unlimited champagne, mimosas, or lemonade as you admire the Hungarian capital's top sights from the water. Learn about the landmarks from the audio guide. Choose whether to include a local food platter in your cruise experience.

Board the boat on the Pest side of the river. Check in, choose your seat and settle down with a welcome drink of Törley (Hungarian sparkling wine), spritzer, or homemade lemonade. Take in the amazing views of Budapest's key attractions from your seat as you listen to the recorded English commentary.

When you get thirsty, visit the bar for unlimited free refills on your sparkling wine, spritzer, or lemonade, or buy other drinks if you prefer. Head to the top deck to capture incredible photos of Budapest from the water or you on the boat. Relax as you enjoy the views, drinks, and lounge music. If you choose the option with food, tuck into an assorted platter of Hungarian specialties: cured Mangalica ham, two types of homemade sausage, handcrafted hard cheese, marinated fresh goat cheese, grilled red peppers, pickled vegetables, and ciabatta bites. Once you've indulged, return to the dock.

  • Cruise with lounge music
  • English audio guide
  • Unlimited Törley (Hungarian dry/semi-sweet sparkling wine), mixed prosecco spritzer (2 types of fruit to choose from), and homemade lemonade
  • Assorted Hungarian platter (if option with food selected)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Other drinks
  • Food (if option without food selected)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meet your host at the dock on Carl Lutz Rakpart with the big red zero, about a 500-meter walk from the Pest side of Margaret Bridge.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Credit card

Know before you go

  • You can only pay by card onboard the boat. Cash will not be accepted
  • This activity is free for children under 3 years
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 209 reviews

Review summary

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Great value!!! We just missed our reservation (7pm) because Google Maps showed us the wrong way, but they were very kind and let us go on the 21 boat instead. Which turned out to be luck, because we wanted to see all the nice buildings lit up, which we hadn't been able to do the first time. You barely had time to sip on the glass before it was refilled! The food was absolutely good, but you weren't particularly full. Highly recommend!!! I would have brought food if I were you, it looked a bit "empty" on the other people's tables and not as pleasant

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August 7, 2022

Highly recommend! Beautiful sights along the Danube at night. Your glass is never empty. We arrived 25 mins early, joined the queue and got the last table on the top deck so definitely arrive early if you want to sit outside! We had the food, it wasn’t bad but wasn’t really worth it and it didn’t arrive for almost an hour.

August 6, 2022

The duration is just right, I just wish that the narration was louder indoors and that boarding was better organised. There were 2 boats leaving the same Dock at the same time from the same company, but 1 was for the public and 1 was booked for a wedding party leading to confusion and a delay setting off. Once on board the staff were very friendly and attentive. As other reviews have said the wine glasses are kept topped up. The ride was very smooth and you forget that you're on a boat. We hadn't pre-booked food but once they'd prepared all the pre-orders they let us buy some, about 40 minutes in. The food was tasty, we had 2 platters between 4 as a starter before ain meal after the boat.

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July 31, 2022

Product ID: 416276