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Elizabeth Square, Budapest

Elizabeth Square, Budapest: Our most recommended tours and activities

Budapest: 1.5-Hour Fun Segway Sightseeing

1. Budapest: 1.5-Hour Fun Segway Sightseeing

Your Downtown Segway Tour starts with a training session. Your experienced tour guide will help you get used to the Segway and how to control it. Get the hang of it, and set off exploring Downtown, the historic district of the city. See attractions like the Hungarian Parliament, St. Stephen Basilica, Liberty Square, the Hungarian State Opera, the Shoes on the Danube Memorial, the 'Central Park' of Budapest's Downtown - Erzsébet square, and Chain Bridge. Glide along the waterfront, have fun, and enjoy your speedy Segway, pausing to take in stunning views of the Buda Castle and Fisherman's Bastion as well as the Chain Bridge. This is a private tour to keep the experience intimate as you glide past each historical site, hearing entertaining anecdotes and facts about the history of Budapest. Your guide will give you plenty of photo-ops, stopping frequently at the most instagramable spots, and they will introduce you to the most interesting stories about Budapest and even real Budapest experts will learn a lot.

Budapest: City Introduction in-App Guide & Audio

2. Budapest: City Introduction in-App Guide & Audio

Walk through a beautiful route of the city, discover hidden gems and visit 10+ of the most important attractions and spots. Learn some introductory information about each place and interesting stories about the city in general. Download the ‘World City Trail ‘app from the store and login. Read the instructions and head to the starting location. Unlock photos of the exterior and the interior of the location. Listen or read some information regarding the attraction and continue walking to the next checkpoint. Note what you liked and did not like and create your bucket list for the next days! Start your walk any time, without a schedule. Pause it for lunch, have a drink, visit an attraction of your choice, and continue later or even another day. With the maps feature, you will never get lost. Begin your tour of Liberty Square as if straight out of a fairy tale. Explore Erzsébet Square and admire its beauty. Pesti Vigadó will amaze you, with its architecture and acoustics. Then the story of a great Hungarian poet and symbol of the revolution Sandor Petofi awaits you! The Statue of Queen Elizabeth and her history will teach you why she is the "official darling" of Hungarians. Admire the picturesque Tabán with its unique church. Learn about the mythical Buda Castle and enjoy it for hours. Kilometer-zero will pique your interest. Fisherman's Bastion will fill your camera capacity without a doubt while the icing on the cake of this unique tour will be the miraculous Matthias Church(where the tour ends) with its incredible architecture.

Budapest: City Highlights Exploration Game

3. Budapest: City Highlights Exploration Game

The city game starts outside Kossuth Lajos tér metro station. Explore at your own pace: pause and resume anytime from any location. You can play on your own, in a large group, or in several smaller groups that compete against each other and meet at the final stop of the game. Travel through Budapest and learn about the history of the city in a unique tour designed to create an adventure for you with history woven in along the way. Discover some of the city highlights, like the Queen Elizabeth statue, the Parliament Buildings, and St. Stephen Basilica. Along the way, the challenges that you solve will unfold to exact directions to your next highlighted location. Learn how Hungary’s Princess Sisi used her power to save the Hungarians, and see how other parts of European influences helped shape Budapest. Once you complete your tour in the app, you will find yourself at the famous Dohány Street Synagogue, where you can take in the atmosphere of the city or try one of the local pubs in the area for a drink with the locals.

Budapest: History of Sissi Era Private Tour

4. Budapest: History of Sissi Era Private Tour

Dive deep into Budapest's history and embark on a journey of stories with your local guide. See a mix of highlights and sights such as the Elizabeth Bridge, Opera House, and Matthias Church. Relive one of the most important historical events in Budapest and the impact from then to now. Your guide, an expert on the subject, will keep you entertained while you gain insights you won't find in any history book. Your local guide will make you feel like you are taking a trip into the past that has shaped the city we see today.

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What people are saying about Elizabeth Square, Budapest

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 9 reviews

My tour guide was nice, friendly and open to edit the route to my will, so overall, it was a good experience. I didn't like he left me more than half an hour earlier than expected but as I had stuff to do it wasn't a big deal.

It was amazing! Super interesting story! I had so much fun exploring the hidden gems of Budapest. I can't wait to try this app in other cities!!

Super individual city tour with a lot of information about the city in general and the respective stations.

Fantastic tour with many highlights and clear explanations

It was a really educational and interesting tour that brought us to many nice places.

Very interesting

We had a private tour. Very knowledgeable and interesting.