Day 1 Budapest
Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations. We will begin this tour at the Chain Bridge, passing by the Hungarian Parliament Building on our way to the Buda side of the city. We will take a walk through the Castle District, we will see Matthias Church and the Fisherman's Bastion. Next, we will drive to Gellert Hill, the location of the Citadella, to see the most spectacular view of the city. Crossing the Elisabeth Bridge into Pest, we will see the famous Great Market Hall and the Dohany Street Synagogue. In City Park, we will pass the Szechenyi Medicinal Bath, which is the largest thermal spa in Europe, and the Budapest Zoo and Botanical Gardens. In Heroes Square, we will see statues of the most famous Hungarian kings and dukes. Then we will take Andrassy Avenue back to downtown Pest, passing the State Opera House and St. Stephen's Basilica, before the tour ends in the city center.