Pest side stories with a Historian

3 hr

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On this amazing 3-hour walking tour, discover the essence of Pest, the Eastern and younger side of Budapest. Learn about the history of Pest, about the different mentality of Pest and Buda residents, and receive an account of how is it to live there today. Your guide is not afraid to answer any question and enter any topic about Budapest and Hungary.

Explore the inner city of Budapest and visit various places including the Danube...
On this amazing 3-hour walking tour, discover the essence of Pest, the Eastern and younger side of Budapest. Learn about the history of Pest, about the different mentality of Pest and Buda residents, and receive an account of how is it to live there today. Your guide is not afraid to answer any question and enter any topic about Budapest and Hungary.

Explore the inner city of Budapest and visit various places including the Danube Promenade, the Art Nouveau splendor of Gresham Palace, the historic Academy of Sciences, the cobblestones of Zrínyi street, Saint Stephen's Basilica, Andrássy Street, Hungarian State Opera, and the Millenium Underground. Discover 1000 years of Hungarian history at Hero's Square. As an added bonus to round off your experience, enjoy a delicious coffee in a coffee house.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Elizabeth Square, Erzsebet ter near Deák Ferenc tér, Budapest 1051 Hungary

Former market square, former Stalin square and bus station, now a young, party area with interesting statues and sites

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), Szent Istvan ter 1, Budapest 1051 Hungary

The largest church in Budapest. If the group is interested, we enter

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Heroes' Square, Andrassy Avenue Next to City Park in the VI. District, Budapest 1062 Hungary

Heroes' Square: a perfect spot for an introduction into more than 1100 years of Hungarian history. One of the main sites of the city.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), Vajdahunyad var Varosliget, Budapest 1146 Hungary

A lesser visited, very interesting site: a medieval looking castle that was built in 1896: get to know why and how...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Elizabeth Square, Erzsebet ter near Deák Ferenc tér, Budapest 1051 Hungary

Former market square, former Stalin square and bus station, now a young, party area with interesting statues and sites

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), Szent Istvan ter 1, Budapest 1051 Hungary

The largest church in Budapest. If the group is interested, we enter

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Heroes' Square, Andrassy Avenue Next to City Park in the VI. District, Budapest 1062 Hungary

Heroes' Square: a perfect spot for an introduction into more than 1100 years of Hungarian history. One of the main sites of the city.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), Vajdahunyad var Varosliget, Budapest 1146 Hungary

A lesser visited, very interesting site: a medieval looking castle that was built in 1896: get to know why and how!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Andrassy Avenue, Andrassy ut, Budapest 1061 Hungary

The pride of Budapestians, a UNESCO world heritage site since 2002

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Vorosmarty Square (Vorosmarty ter), Vorosmarty ter, Budapest Hungary

Iconic central square, focusing on commerce, high-end products in the very heart of historical Pest

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Millennium Underground, Budapest 1051 Hungary

The oldest underground on the European continent

Duration: 30 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Subway tickets
  • Young, well educated, enthusiastic, personal guide
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Small group (max. 10 guests)
Departure Point
Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest, Budapest, Erzsébet tér 7, 1051 Hungary
2:00 PM
Return Details
St. Stephen's Basilica, Budapest, Szent István tér 1, 1051 Hungary
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.