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Choose a morning or afternoon start time when you book. Then, meet your private guide in Deák Ferenc Square in central Budapest and set off on your 90-minute tour of Budapest’s most wonderful sights.

As you stroll, hear answers to all your burning questions and learn valuable local tips that a guidebook could never provide to assure you of a fantastic stay in the city. After all, it’s the locals who live in Budapest who know it best!

During your tour, your guide will take you to the city’s most historical shopping street where you can stroll by great local restaurants and souvenir shops. You’ll also check out some of Budapest’s unique Hungarian art nouveau architecture: one of the city's most distinctive hallmarks.

Plus, you’ll head inside the Central Market Hall to see its magnificent architecture and savor the vivid colors and aromas of the fresh produce stalls. Your explorations will then end at Europe’s largest synagogue complex, one of Budapest's must-sees.

Your route and itinerary will include the following sights, activities and more:

  • A walk in bustling Vörösmarty Square: Budapest’s biggest shopping street
  • Budapest's beautiful 19th-century concert hall and Inner City Parish Church
  • A stroll along Váci Street to scout out shops where you can buy souvenirs later
  • Time at the Central Food Market Hall to experience its colors, aromas, and food stalls
  • Seeing the locals enjoy the quiet of the gardens around the National Museum
  • A stop at Kalvin Square to admire the surrounding mix of architecture
  • Time at Astoria Square to see where the different areas of the city come together
  • A final stop at one of Budapest's most impressive sights, where your tour concludes
Locations visited
Central Market Hall
Inner-City Parish Church
Vaci Street
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Kick-start your stay in Budapest with this private 90-minute walking tour. Let a personal guide introduce you to Hungary’s capital with a round-up of major sights and hidden gems. See highlights including the National Museum and Central Market Hall, discover the best Danube views, and visit secret, loved-by-locals places often missed by visitors as you learn about the city’s history and architecture. Great for finding Budapest's best bits and gaining your bearings.
  • Enjoy a Private tour
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Discover how various eras have left their marks in the city’s architecture
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Reviewed 13 July 2018
An amazing tour

I really enjoyed this tour; András was well prepared, the stories and the whole experience was motivating and dynamic. Every minute was enjoyable!

Thank Hajnalka_11
Reviewed 13 July 2018
Kick Start Walking Tour

It was a pleasure to walk around Budapest with Nicholas. He gave us a lot of information and tips for touring during our stay. We were very pleasantly surprised that Nicolas was able to accommodate us on short notice and he did so with a...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile
Great start!

Nicholas starts his tour in a fun way and let's you decide what direction you would like to take. It was so great to spend time with a local and gain some perspective. We are thankful he was so personal with us and enjoyed our...More

Thank Kristen W
Reviewed 19 June 2018
Great Time

Great way to get introduced to the city on Day 1. Zsofia was awesome! Great insight into the city and her English is great. She is lots of fun! Highly recommend.

Thank KYB
Reviewed 18 June 2018
Perfect start for our Budapest weekend

We made a private tour with 10 girls and had a perfect start for our Budapest weekend! Gabor was very spontanious and told us interesting things about the city, so that we got a very good overview of history, architecture and possibilities of going out....More

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