Archive for the ‘Hungary’ Category

Communist Budapest Tour

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Take a journey back in time and see what life was like during the almost 50 years of communist period.
After the World War II Hungary became a communist country. This period lasted till 1989.
We will visit the Memento Park where some of the gigantic communist statues from the streets of Budapest had been collected. From there we will go and explore sights of the 1956 revolution in downtown Pest such as the Liberty Square with The red star monument and Kossuth square where the 1956 revolution started. The last stop is the Terror Museum which once functioned as a head quarter of the secret police.

Tour lasts approx: 3 hours
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Budapest Grand City Tour

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We recommend you our Budapest city tour which includes most important sites. We will start the tour from the Chain Bridge, pass by the House of Parliament  and proceed to Margaret Island via Margaret Bridge up to the Castle Hill. We will stop there and during a short walk we will show you the main attractions of the area: The Castle, the Matthias Church and the Fishermen’s Bastion, from where you can enjoy the beautiful panorama.
Next, we will drive to the Citadel on the Gellért Hill and show you the most spectacular view of Budapest. Then we will cross the Elisabeth Bridge to Pest and visit the largest Synagogue of Europe, after which we will go to the City Park. We will pass by Széchenyi thermal bath and the Vajdahunyad castle, then we will stop at the Heroes’ Square. Later we will take the Andrássy Avenue and visit the St Stephen’s Basilica. The Tour ends in the city-centre.

Tour lasts 3 hours

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Fertőd, Sopron and Kőszeg

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The elegant baroque Sopron, the charming small town of Kőszeg, the stunning Esterházy palace in Fertőd, situated in a beautiful scenery of  the gently sloping foothills of the Alps and the waving reeds of Lake Fertő. Who could miss the opportunity to see these wonderful places?

The tour starts in the historical centre of Sopron, which holds Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque buildings. Then we will go to Kőszeg, where you can enjoy beautiful landscapes of mountains, green areas and fresh air. We finish our trip by visiting the breathtaking Esterházy Castle.

Tour lasts all day

Tour includes:
hotel pick up and drop off,
comfortable mini-van/car,
entrances to visited objects,
English speaking guide

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Kalocsa and Hajós Pincék

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During this tour you will first explore the provincial town of Kalocsa, where you’ll learn about the country’s iconic herb at the Paprika Museum and view colorful works of the local artists at the Folk Art Museum.
Then you will proceed to Hajós and see the lovely ‚cellar village’. Take a pleasure to walk along them and enjoy wine-tasting.

Tour lasts approx: 7 hours

Tour includes:
hotel pick up and drop off,
comfortable mini-van/car,
entrances to visited objects,
English speaking guide

Prices: Contact us

Kecskemét and The Kiskunság National Park

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Kecskemét invites you to discover its historical monuments, nature reserves and thriving cultural life. During the guided walk through the town you will visit the inner city and Kodály Institute. Enjoy the baroque and art deco architecture of the buildings.
Experience the natural values and the exciting foothpaths of the Kiskunság National Park and explore the rural Hungary. Watch the legendary csikos (horse herders) display their skills.

 

Tour lasts approx: 8 hours

Tour includes:
hotel pick up and drop off,
comfortable mini-van/car,
entrances to visited objects,
the horse show in Bugac,
English speaking guide

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Pécs

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Discover the rolling hills and vine-clad slopes of Pécs and enjoy the atmosphere of this youthful and dynamic city.
During the walk around the city you will visit the Ancient Christian Tombs, the Catholic Church which used to be the mosque, the Cathedral, and the Széchenyi Square. You can also visit the numerous museums here.

Tour lasts approx: 10 hours

Tour includes:
hotel pick up and drop off,
comfortable mini-van/car,
entrances to visited objects
English speaking guide

Prices: Contact us

Szeged and Ópusztaszer

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Visit the enchanting City of Sunshine at the river bank of Tisza and explore the history of Hungary and culture of the Magyars in the Heritage Park of Ópusztaszer.
The guide will show you around the university town, with The Votive Vhurch and Vathedral and the old center of Szeged with wide boulevards and beautiful architecture. In the National History Museum you will also see the „The Arrival of the Hungarians” commonly known as Feszty Panorama.

Tour lasts all day

Tour includes:
hotel pick up and drop off at chosen time,
comfortable mini-van/car,
entrance fees,
English speaking guide

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Miskolc and the Bükk Mountains

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This tour is available in two options

You can spend some time sightseeing  in the centre of Miskolc, visit Lillafüred and discover the wildlife of The Bükk Mountains. There is a train from Miskolc to Lillafüred, riding through the forest of Bükk. Lillafüred has several beautiful cascades under the castle as well as some impressive caves that you can explore in optional guided tours.
 
You may also spend all day refreshing yourself in an exotic bath, if you choose to visit the famous spa of Miskolctapolca. This unique facility with karst water-filled cave system ensures absolute relaxation.

Tour includes:
hotel pick up and drop off at chosen time,
comfortable mini-van/car,
entrance fees
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Tokaj & Eger Wine Tour

During this tour you will try some of the best wines of the region. You can also enjoy beautiful scenery while passing by The Great Hungarian Plain.
Our first stop is Eger, home of the well-known red wine Egri Bikaver (Bull’s Blood). Visit the superb Baroque town and taste wine in famous wine cellars of  The Valley of the Beautiful Women.
Then we drive to Tokaj, the centre of the historical wine region. Here you will spend the afternoon visiting several wineries and vineyards. You will have the opportunity to see the famous aszú berries and even help the winemaker to pick some (if they are ready).

Tour includes:

  • hotel pick up and drop off at chosen time,
  • comfortable mini-van/car,
  • entrance fees,
  •  wine tasting in Eger and Tokaj,
  • sightseeing with English speaking guide

Tour lasts approx: 10 hours
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Tata, Pannonhalma and Győr

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The little town of Tata, our first destination, is a lovely place on the shores of Old Lake. Take a walk around the lake, smell the fresh air and enjoy medieval monuments. Afterwards we reach Pannonhalma where we visit the beautifully located Benedictine Abbey. Do not miss the breathtaking library! We finish the trip with a sightseeing tour of Győr, the lovely ‚city of rivers’.

 

Tour includes:

  • hotel pick up and drop off at chosen time,
  • comfortable mini-van/car,
  • entrance fees,
  • sightseeing with English speaking guide.

Tour lasts approx: 9 hours

Prices: Contact us