Budapest City Park

Budapest City Park: Our most recommended tours and activities

Budapest: Guided Bike Tour

1. Budapest: Guided Bike Tour

There is no easier way to explore Budapest than this guided English bicycle tour. Ride down to Duna Corso, the Chain Bridge and climb the Castle District to enjoy the view and travel back in time. Descend to the Danube to ride along the river and chill out on the Margaret Island before visiting the House of Parliament, Freedom Square and St. Stephen’s Basilica. After a trip on Andrássy avenue, seeing the Opera house and the House of Terror on the way, the tour reaches the Heroes square and City Park before returning back to the office.

Castle District & Pest Driving Tour with Danube River Cruise

2. Castle District & Pest Driving Tour with Danube River Cruise

Discover all the most important sights in Budapest with your tour guide during a 3 hour city tour. Let us show you the main attractions on both sides of the River Danube. Walk around the Castle District and see the top attractions of Pest. Your first stop is in the charming old town Castle District. Here you'll visit the Matthias Church, which is over 700 years old, and the Fishermen’s Bastion, before and driving up to the Gellért Hill Citadel. This vantage point offers spectacular view of Budapest. Next, you'll head to the Pest side of Budapest, and drive through the downtown area. See the Central Market Hall, and Synagogue, before continue on to World Heritage listed Heroes’ Square and the City Park. Driving down grand Andrássy Avenue, pass by the Opera House and the St Stephen’s Basilica. After your city tour of Budapest, board the boat for your Danube River Cruise, for a 1-hour trip on the river to see UNESCO-listed World Heritage views of Budapest from the water. Sit back and sip a complimentary drink while the sights of Hungary's capital glide by.

Budapest: Sightseeing and Danube River Cruise

3. Budapest: Sightseeing and Danube River Cruise

Start at the Chain Bridge which spans between the western and eastern sides of the city, and pass by the Elisabeth Bridge, and the Downtown Parish Church. Head to the famous Central Market Hall, the National Museum and see the largest Synagogue of Europe from the outside. Take the Andrássy Avenue, and drive by St. Stephen's Basilica and the Opera House. Stop at Heroes' Square and see the statues of Hungary's most important kings. Discover the city park before continuing to the Castle District. Stroll to Matthias Church and the Fishermen's Bastion to enjoy a beautiful panorama. Drive over Elisabeth Bridge to Pest back to the city center. Finish with a romantic cruise on the Danube river.

Budapest: City Park Self-Guided Walking Tour

4. Budapest: City Park Self-Guided Walking Tour

Discover the City Park, the main public park of Budapest, known for its famous museums, its Széchenyi baths and its magnificent castle! The only thing you need to explore for 1h30? Your smartphone! The voice of a local guide will guide you throughout the visit and the stories will be triggered automatically as you go along. Start your tour whenever you want, alone or with friends, far from tourist groups... During this audio-guided tour of about 1h30, you will visit the famous Heroes' Square where you will discover the history of the city through its illustrious characters. From the first king of Hungary to the country's entry into the European Union in 2004, you will understand why this square offers an ideal setting to summarize the country's history. Admire around you the Art Gallery and the Museum of Fine Arts of the city. Continue by crossing a charming bridge to reach the sumptuous Vajdahunyad Castle. Here you will learn about its history and admire a mixture of completely different architectural styles. Continue through the park to discover new stories and anecdotes. A short stop at a terrace or a shop, a small craving? Resume the visit when you want, right where you paused. It's impossible to get lost. The guide provides clear audio directions and a map indicates clear directions to follow in real time. And if you take a wrong turn, the integrated geo-localization feature will get you back on track in no time! customize your itinerary as you wish, relax and enjoy a fun and entertaining tour of Castle district, at your own pace. Then enjoy a nice walk along the Danube and finish your stroll in front of the main covered market of the capital.

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What people are saying about Budapest City Park

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 62 reviews

The best experience to enjoy in Budapest. The tour guide (Etele) was so friendly and funny that made the tour to be so enjoyable. Generally it is a nice and an alternative way to see Budapest. Don't miss it!

This was a great way to get your bearings in Budapest. On a cold day, there were only two of us on the ride so we had tour guide, Andy, to ourselves. Highly recommended.

Lovely tour, really interesting and our tour guide David was great at answering questions. There were only two of us on the tour and we used electric bikes.

Very nice discovery walk with a very pleasant guide who loves his city. The enthusiasm was there. We did it under a beautiful sun, very pleasant.

Our guide was very passionate about the history of Budapest.