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Budapest: Dinner Cruise with Live Music

Activity provider: Hungaria Koncert Ltd.

Budapest: Dinner Cruise with Live Music

Activity provider: Hungaria Koncert Ltd.

From US$ 59.51 per person

See the many faces of Budapest while having a delicious dinner on a splendid Danube river cruise. Enjoy stunning views of the city illuminated at night to the sounds of live music onboard.

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Duration 1.5 - 3 hours
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Pick-up from the reception of your hotel. Please note that your chaffeur may arrive around 6:30 PM. Please be at the meeting point 30 minutes before the tour departure time.


  • See Budapest at night from a Danube River cruise
  • Listen to traditional Hungarian folk music on board
  • Savor a delicious dinner with various options
  • Make the most of an unlimited buffet dinner
  • Feast your eyes on Budapest at night from the open-air upper deck after dinner
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Feast on a sumptuous dinner buffet as you cruise by boat along the Danube River in the romantic atmosphere of Budapest at night. Listen to live music, and see the city's illuminated skyline as you go.

Enjoy the evening views of the city accompanied by live music, while having a romantic dinner on board. Start and end your journey at the Academia ferry terminal. Spot sights like the iconic House of Parliament, the historic Chain Bridge, Buda Castle, and Fisherman’s Bastion on Castle Hill.

Relax while listening to live salon music is performed by 3 members of the Rajkó Folk Orchestra and Ensemble. The performance will feature the marvelous original Hungarian instrument, the famous “cimbalom”.

The unlimited buffet dinner includes:

Soups: Alföld style Goulash soup, vegetable broth

Salad: Fresh seasonal salad with two types of dressing

Main courses: Traditional chicken paprikash, Roasted pork with grilled vegetables, Stuffed cabbage Hungarian style, Eggplant tower in tomato sauce

Garnishes: Dumplings, Grilled vegetables, Hash brown

Desserts: Homemade strudel selection, Trifle

Drinks: one welcome drink and a glass of beer, wine, mineral water, or a soft drink. You will also be given a complimentary bottle of water.

  • Evening boat cruise on the Danube
  • Hot buffet dinner
  • Bottle of water
  • Transfers (only with transfer option)
  • Welcome drink, plus an optional drink (beer, wine, or soft drink)
  • Live music
  • Guide service
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Gróf Széchényi boat (Academia 1 dock). Please be at the meeting point 20 minutes before the program starts.

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Overall rating

4.2 /5

based on 1319 reviews

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Views were spectacular once you got out on deck after the food. Food was very good. Up there with the best of buffet food. We were asked to arrive 30 mins before. Stood in a queue as boarding didn't begin until 10 mins before departure. A minor irritation. Music was not really my thing. Others seemed to enjoy it. Some a bit too much.

August 7, 2022

Cool atmosphere of an old imperial-era ship with professional / perfect workmanship / classical music and the charm of historic architecture You won't leave hungry either. If you do not have a better idea, you will be satisfied. Minus - no information about what you see and what you are swimming around!

July 8, 2022

Nice musical dinner cruise in head to head (advice: if you want a table of 2, arrive early). Hungarian buffet with soup and main dishes and dessert (advice: go there from the start otherwise it's a queue!). Musicians bring a nice touch and on demand they move to play everything! spectacle of the monuments of Budapest illuminated and you can go on the bridge at mealtimes to contemplate them. To recommend.

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October 10, 2021

Product ID: 1593