Budapest Free Tour
9.50 / 10
3,112 reviews | 57,059 travellers
Great especially for Laura, the guide. Of all the ones we had it was by far the best. Budapest is beautiful, but if they help you get to know it with enough content, not heavy and well explained, you fall in love with the city, it makes you want to go back and find out what else it hides.
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Discover the pearl of the Danube River with this Budapest Free Tour. You'll explore the charms of the Hungarian capital including the Parliament, Erzsébet Square and much more. 

Budapest Free Tour

At the appointed time, we'll meet outside the Kossuth Lajos Tér metro station, next to the Budapest Parliament, to start the free tour around the capital of Hungary.

Before we begin, we'll admire the facade of the Parliament building, a majestic construction on the banks of the Danube River that has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Undoubtedly, one of the most beautiful buildings in Europe.

Following on, we'll walk to the Liberty Square, where we'll learn about communist Hungary and see the monument dedicated to the victims of the Second World War as well as another controversial sculpture which has divided Hungarians. 

The tour will continue to St. Stephen's Basilica, the largest church in Budapest. Its bell weighs 9 tonnes! You'll soon understand why this neoclassical temple took 54 years to build. As we walk through the centre of Budapest we'll reveal the city's history marked by the presence of Celts, Romans, Ottomans and Germans.

We'll make a brief stop at Erzsébet Square, built in honour of Elizabeth of Bavaria, the famous Sissi Empress. Then we'll go to Ferenc Deák Square where the Lutheran Church of Budapest is located.

The Budapest free tour will finish in front of the Great Synagogue after two and a half hours.

Groups

This free tour doesn't permit reservations for more than 6 people. If you're a bigger group, we recommend booking the Budapest private tour.

Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.

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Price

Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.

More Information

Duration

2 hours 30 minutes.

Language The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.

The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.

Included

English speaking guide.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

Bookings are permitted up until 2.5 hours before the activity as long as there are still places.

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Accessibility

Yes

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Free!

Free cancellation

If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.

Meeting point

Metro Kossuth Lajos Tér.