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Budapest City Experience

Uncover the secrets of Budapest with two privately guided tours

4 nights from £499 pp

Depart: UK Airports

Known as "the Pearl of the Danube" you will soon see why large parts of Budapest are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site...

Departures from UK airports are available throughout the year. Flight schedules vary between airports and seasons so please contact us for details of flights operating from your local airport. The lead-in price from £499pp is available in the low season from November through to March. April to October prices start at £659pp. The price is based on two people sharing a twin/double room and may vary depending on choice of departure date and airport. All holidays are tailor-made with extra nights, single rooms and hotel upgrades available at a supplement.

Your itinerary

Day 1

Fly direct to Budapest. On arrival join the private transfer to your hotel where you will spend 4 nights.

Day 2

Budapest: Today enjoy a private Budapest city tour, (5 hours). Travelling by comfortable vehicle you will see all the major sights on both sides of the Danube. Your professional guide will pick you up at your hotel at a time that suits you. See the striking bridges of Budapest and one of the most beautiful churches in Budapest, St. Stephen's Basilica. Visit the Jewish Quarter, the Central Market Hall, the Elisabeth Square and the splendid Parliament building. See the picturesque Vajdahunyad Castle and the historical Heroes' Square. Explore the impressive buildings of the Andrássy Avenue. Drive up the Buda Hills to see the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Castle District and enjoy the panoramic views from the Fisherman's Bastion. When you visit the Gellért Hill, you will hear about the legend of Bishop Gellért, see the Statue of Liberty and enjoy one of the most incredible views in Europe. The tour also includes a pleasant one hour Danube river cruise.

Day 3

Gödöllő: Today, leave the hustle and bustle of the city and head out to Gödöllő - the second largest baroque palace in the world on a private 4 hour tour. Count Antal Grassalkovich I. was one of the most notable aristocrats of the 18th century. He began the construction of the Palace of Gödöllő around 1735. It is not just a museum but also the largest Baroque palace in Hungary with unique architecture. Gödöllő was the favourite palace of Elisabeth, where she found peace and refuge from the protocol in Vienna. The Palace was a perfect place for Sisi to read, walk, write or learn languages. During the interior visit of the spectacular baroque Castle your personal guide will tell you about the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the life of Sisi.

Enjoy coffee and cake in the Palace Café before taking a walk in the beautiful park behind the Castle.

Day 4

Budapest: The day is yours to spend how you please. Head back to places that captured your interest on the city tour, dig out the guide books and see what else there is to tempt you or just enjoy having no particular agenda and seeing where the day leads you.

Day 5

Check out of your hotel and join the private transfer to the airport for the return flight to the UK. If time permits, leave your luggage with the hotel and spend a final few hours enjoying this beautiful city.

Your Holiday Price Includes

 Return direct flights from UK airports to Budapest
 4 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room
 Return private airport transfers
 Private half day city tour with Danube Cruise with pick-up from your hotel
 Private half day tour to Gödöllő with pick-up from your hotel
 Hand Luggage Only
 UK Air Passenger Duty
 Airport Taxes
 Services of Our 24 hour duty manager

Your Holiday Hotels

Our opinion… Great location from which to explore Budapest.

Location… Medosz Hotel is located in the heart of the city by the famous Andrassy Avenue. All the main tourist attractions can be reached within a couple of minutes walking distance. Opera House, Heroes Square, the Danube River just a few of the most important parts of the city that can be reached within a few minutes from Medosz Hotel.

Accommodation… Superior Rooms are newly refurbished, airconditioned spacious and elegant. Each bathroom has been done to a high standard with a shower cubicle and a bath with all the accessories. There is a telephone, TV and Internet access, safe and hairdryer in every room.

Facilities… There is a breakfast room and 24-hour reception.

Transport… Close to public transport links

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