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Sightseeing Cruise on the Danube: 24-Hour Ticket

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Hungary closed its borders for internationals (except for Czech, Polish and Slovak citizens) starting from Tuesday, September 1, with some exemptions such as for diplomatic visits and other emergency cases. The entry ban will remain effective till at least 1st October 2020.
Cruise along the Danube River through Budapest, and sit back and enjoy the views on the relaxing ride. Explore more during the cruise’s 2 stops, taking your time to see the city’s iconic sights. Your ticket is valid for 24 hours, so there’s no rush!
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Duration: 24 hours
Starting time 7:30 PM
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Host or greeter
English, German
Audio guide/headphones
English, German

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  • Relax on an hour-long cruise on the Danube River
  • Admire views of the Elizabeth Bridge, the Chain-Bridge, and the Margaret Bridge
  • Enjoy a walk around Margaret Island on a stop during the cruise
Full description
Your sightseeing cruise begins at Vigadó Square Blue River Terminal, where you’ll board the boat for the hour-long cruise. An audio guide is available on board, in both English and German.

There are 2 stopovers during the cruise, and you can get off to see the sights of the city, taking your time, as your ticket is valid for 24 hours.

You’ll pass by the imposing building of the Parliament as you cruise along the Danube River, and you’ll enjoy panoramic views of Margaret Island as well.

See the attractions of Castle District, including the Royal Castle, the Matthias Church, and the Fisherman’s Bastion. On Gellért Hill you’ll see the Liberty Monument and the Citadel.

The tour continues in a southerly direction, and you’ll have views of the bridges of Budapest, the National Theater, and the Palace of Arts.

On the return cruise you’ll see universities of Budapest and the Central Market Hall, before the tour ends back at Vigadó Square, in the city center.
  • Audio guide in English and German
  • Ticket valid for 24 hours
  • Free Wi-Fi
What’s Not Included
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Meals and drinks

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Meeting point

H-1051 Budapest, Jane Haining rakpart, 8A Pier - Blue River Terminal

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
Know before you go
In case of extreme water levels (too high or too low), the tour will be cancelled.
Note that there are no stops after 19:00 and between November and February.

From £10 per person

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