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Eger: Full-Day Private Sightseeing and Wine Tour

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Journey to the historic city of Eger to taste its world famous wines and wander its Baroque streets. The second largest city in northern Hungary, you will visit castles and minarets before enjoying wine, food and exquisite Hungarian hospitality.
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Duration: 9 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Live tour guide
English

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Pickup from the lobby of your Budapest hotel

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the second largest city in northern Hungary and see the country's second largest church
  • Wander down beautiful Baroque streets
  • See the northernmost Turkish medieval minaret in Europe
  • Visit two wineries and taste up to 12-13 local wines, including the Eger’s ‘Bull’s Blood’
  • Travel in comfort and relax with Budapest hotel door-to-door service
Full description
Enrich your stay in Hungary with a memorable excursion to the world of Hungarian wine. The destination is Eger, a 90-minute drive from Budapest, from where you will depart for your full day’s adventure.

The second-largest city in the north of Hungary, Eger has had an interesting history and you will get to stroll along the impressive Baroque streets visiting sights such as its Basilica and 17th-century Minaret, the northernmost Turkish minaret in Europe.

Wander down Széchenyi Street and Dobó István Square to take in the Minorite Church and splendid Baroque and Rococo houses. Visit the ruins of the city’s castle, where you will be rewarded with glorious panoramic views.

The Eger region is known for its production of high-quality reds and whites and you will get to taste 12 to 13 different wines. Then, full with fine wine and food, you will be transferred back to Budapest for a drop-off at your city center hotel or location of choice.
Includes
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide
  • Transportation by air-conditioned, elegant car or minivan
  • Entrance fee to the Medieval Castle ruins or to the Marcipán Museum of Eger
  • Sightseeing in Eger on foot (1.5 hours)
  • Lunch: one main dish of your choice and soft drink
  • Tasting of 12-13 wines with cold snack
  • Door-to-door service in Budapest
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fee to additional sights
  • Additional food or drink
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

From £296.38 Per group up to 1

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