For those travelers who enjoy a shorter, condensed tour of the beautiful city of Budapest, then the Half Day Budapest Sightseeing Tour is the right choice. It offers a view of the city’s most popular and important sights during a comfortable bus ride. It’s one of the most fun and easiest tours, perfect for all first time visitors, for a chance to get an introduction into Budapest.
The ‘Half Day Budapest Sightseeing Tour’ provides tours of both sides of the city, Buda and pest. During the Buda tour, you will be able to see the Buda Castle in the Castle district. Also nearby is the Matthias Church and Fisherman’s Bastion. Matthias Church is a prized architectural structure in Hungary because of its stark white exterior crowned with diamond pattern roof tiles and the rich, ornate interior. And then further up Gellért Hill, you will find the Citadella and perfect picture taking moments with amazing views of the city.
The Pest side, across the Danube, you’ll find several other attractions. The tour takes you through the City Park, Heroes square, the Basilica and the Opera. Passing by the Opera and St. Stephen’s Basilica you reach Hotel Intercontinental, where the tour ends in central Budapest.
These sights you will see on the Half Day Budapest Sightseeing Tour:
- City Park
- Heroes’ Square
- St. Stephen’s Basilica
- Buda Castle
- Castle District
- Matthias Church
- Fisherman’s Bastion
- Gellért Hill
Images of the Half Day Sightseeing Tour in Budapest:
Duration: ~3 hours by bus
Departure location: Your hotel
Departure time: 10 a.m.-11a.m. (during the summer), 2:30 p.m.