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  2. Central Hungary
  3. Gödöllő
  4. Day Trips

Gödöllő: Palace of Queen Elisabeth Tour from Budapest

Product ID: 15255
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Enjoy a half-day guided tour through the interior and gardens of this intricate Palace which was the former home of the aristocratic Grassalkovichs and later, Franz Josef and Queen Elisabeth.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the impressive Palace of Queen Elisabeth
  • Enjoy the spendour of the Royal Garden and Pavilion
  • Learn about the history of the Palace from your expert guide
  • Enjoy the ambiance of the 19th century Café and verandah
Full description
Gödöllő is a town situated in Pest County, about 30 kilometers northeast from Budapest. This city is home to the Palace that was originally built for the aristocratic Grassalkovich family. Later Franz Josef, the Emperor of Austria and King of Hungary, along with his wife Elisabeth, used the Palace as their residency. Enjoy a guided tour through this fascinating historical site with transportation from Budapest.

Guests can see the greatest Baroque castle in Hungary. Enjoy an exclusive tour through the impressive interior of the Palace. The area of the permanent exhibition includes the grand staircase, the entrance hall, the little dining hall, pantry and the rooms of the era of the Grassalkoviches and Royal Family.

After touring the interior, guests can take a walk in the Royal Garden seeing the pavilion and landscaped gardens. Afterwards enjoy a coffee or a tea at the palace café (extra charge). After having free time in the garden you’ll be transferred back to Budapest City Center.
Includes
  • Pick-up
  • Guide
  • Entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Coffee or tea (extra charge)

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Meeting point

1051 Budapest, József Attila u. 24. (City Sightseeing Tourist Info)

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Hungaria Koncert Ltd.

Product ID: 15255