3 Night Budapest Culinary Experience
3 Night Budapest Culinary Experience Ref: 3BCE
Private Car Transfer from Budapest Airport/Station to Hotel.
3 nights Atrium Fashion Hotel 4* or similar, Budapest
1 x Double/Twin Standard Room
Full Breakfast daily
Start Time: 10:00am (Tue-Sun)
Duration: 4 Hrs
We start the tour from the Chain Bridge. First, we take the Margaret Bridge and drive over to Buda. We stop in the Castle District and during a short walk we show you the main attractions of the area. We walk to the Matthias Church and the Fishermen's Bastion (from where you can enjoy the beautiful panorama). Next, we drive to the Gellért Hill (Citadel) and show you the most spectacular view of Budapest. We then take you across the Elisabeth Bridge to Pest and show you the famous Central Market Hall, followed by the largest Synagogue of Europe and the City Park. We pass by Europe's largest thermal spa and the Budapest Zoo, after which we stop at the Heroes' Square (with statues of the most famous Hungarian kings and dukes). Next we take the Andrássy Avenue to downtown Pest passing by the Opera House and St Stephen's Basilica. We then get off the bus again and take an interior visit of the impressive neo-gothic House of Parliament (guided tour incl.). During the tour we offer a brief overview of the last 1000 years of Hungarian history. The tour ends in the city centre.
Start Time: 14:00pm (Mon, Wed & Sun)
Duration: 4 Hrs
Eat your way around Budapest!
A foodie revolution has swept through the city in recent years & brought with it Michelin star gourmet restaurants, reinvented market halls, street vendors, & elegant cafes & quirky food trucks. On the Eat Hungary tour not only do you get a perfect day of eating with the help of a knowledgeable local guide but you will also learn a little about Hungarian history, traditions, & culture along the way. We take you off the beaten path, to local eateries & shops not frequented by all the regular tourists.
Once the tour begins, enjoy stops at Belvárosi Piac the downtown market hall on Hold utca (NOT to be confused with the Central Market Hall), a local butcher shop, cheese shop, traditional restaurants & finally a neighbourhood pub for a taste of locally made artisanal beers. There is a little something for everyone!
- Hungarian cheese specialities
- Selection of Hungarian salami’s
- 'Lángos' (fried Hungarian flat bread)
- 'Kolbász & Hurka' (sausages & pickled vegetables)
- 'Túró Rudi' (a chilled chocolate covered dessert)
- 'Kürtőskalács' (a sweet dough pastry covered in sugar)
- 'Flódni' (Jewish-Hungarian cake with 4 different fillings)
- Variety of craft beers
Start Time: 15:00pm
Duration: 4-5 Hrs
Savour some of Hungary’s delicious wines on this wine tasting and dinner experience in the Etyek wine region. Leave Budapest in the afternoon to explore this idyllic wine area, fêted for its elegant white and sparkling wines. Absorb the vine-covered hills dotted with old cellars and grape presses, and visit three cosy, family run wineries to sample four wines in each. Learn local winemaking secrets from each friendly host and finish with a rustic, two course Hungarian dinner. Enjoy personalized attention from your guide on this small group tour, limited to 12 people.
Private Car Transfer from Hotel to Budapest Airport/Station.