3 Night Jewish Budapest
3 Night Jewish Budapest Ref: 3BJW
Private Car Transfer from Budapest Airport/Station to Hotel.
3 nights Atrium Fashion Hotel 4* or similar, Budapest
1 x Double/Twin Standard Room
Full Breakfast daily
Start Time: 10:00am or 14:00pm
Duration: 3 Hrs
We start the tour from the Chain Bridge, pass by the Parliament and take the Margaret Bridge to drive over to the Buda side. We stop in the Castle District and during a short walk we show you the main attractions of the area. We walk to the Matthias Church and the Fishermen's Bastion (from where you can enjoy the beautiful panorama).
Next, we drive to the Gellért Hill (Citadel) and show you the most spectacular view of Budapest. Afterwards, we take you over the Elisabeth Bridge to Pest and show you the famous Central Market Hall and the largest Synagogue of Europe; afterwards we drive to the City Park. We pass by the famous Széchenyi Thermal Bath, the Budapest Zoo and then stop at the Heroes' Square (with statues of the most famous Hungarian kings and dukes).
We take the Andrássy Avenue back to downtown Pest, while passing by the Opera House and St Stephen's Basilica. During the tour we offer a brief overview of the last 1000 years of Hungarian history. The tour ends in the city centre.
Start Time: Every 2 hours between 11:00am and 19:00pm
Duration: 4 Hrs 30 Mins
See Budapest from an unusual viewpoint. Board your unique designed sightseeing cruise at Vigadó square Dock 11. Take a seat in the covered area or on the open-air deck. Sit back, relax and enjoy seeing the most beautiful sights of the Hungarian capital.
Your sightseeing cruise will take you past the Buda Castle, Parliament, Fishermen’s Bastion, and many other iconic attractions of the Capital. The boat departs from Elizabeth Bridge and goes to Margaret Bridge, change direction here and goes to Rákóczi Bridge. Boarding and getting off is at the same place. The boat trip takes 80 minutes, and the audio guide will lead you all along in 11 languages.
Start Time: 11:00am
Duration: 4 Hrs
Budapest has one of central Europe’s largest Jewish communities and this 4 hour walking tour spotlights its rich Jewish cultural and culinary heritage. With a food loving guide, explore the old Jewish quarter, once World War II’s Jewish Ghetto and now a hip neighbourhood. Admire the neoclassical streets, see Dohány Street Synagogue and WWII memorials, and taste Hungarian-Jewish staples such as ‘flodni’ (apple, walnut and poppy seed pastry). Enjoy a Jewish lunch and finish with a kosher ‘pálinka’ (fruit brandy) at a trendy ruin pub. This walking tour is limited to six people for a small group experience.
Start Time: 14:00pm
Duration: 3 Hrs
Your tour will begin at the Dohány street Synagogue, where your local guide will meet you. As you walk through the city streets, you will hear about the Jewish Community in Budapest, both past and present. This tour will begin with a step inside the biggest synagogue in Europe, the Dohány Street Synagogue. While inside, explore the Jewish Museum, which hosts an impressive exhibit of pieces from Hungarian and Eastern European artists.
Your guide will then take you to Raoul Wallenberg Holocaust Memorial Park, named for the man credited with saving the lives of thousands in the Jewish community. You will pass through the old Jewish Quarter, once a ghetto during the Second World War, as well as Heroes’ Temple, which pays homage to lives lost during WWI.
Private Car Transfer from Hotel to Budapest Airport/Station.