Sightseeing cruise in Budapest is one of the most popular program on the Danube
Each tourist would gladly desire to visit the whole Budapest, its significant parts and spectacles. Reach all monuments by a Budapest river cruise on the Danube to be able to explore the magnificent panorama for which millions of guests are travelling to here year by year. The amazing panoramic view with its natural and historical uniqueness observed from the ship provides you a never-to-be-forgotten event.
Budapest river cruise is available any time of the day starting from 11.00 am until 10.30 pm on a newly renovated, kept maintained and convenient ship leaving from the Dock 11 near Elisabeth Bridge at Pest side.
It is no exaggeration to mention that sightseeing cruise is a perfect occasion for admiring both sides of Budapest as Pest and Buda as well their gorgeous views, Fisherman’s Bastion, Buda Hill, the Hungarian Parliament, Gellért Hill, National Theatre, Royal Palace and the famous Széchenyi Chain Bridge – being the parts of UNESCO World Heritage - lit up at night as an illustration. So choose the 75-minute Budapest river cruise on the Danube, being available in several languages provided by audio guide, sit on a comfort place and learn some interesting facts about our lovely town. You must be hungry meanwhile the boat keep you rocking thus having the possibility taste delicious street foods – like hot dog, panini (Mortadella Classic, Parma Grande, Greek Chicken, BBQ Pork), piadina (Caprese, Quattro Formaggi, al’Prosciutto), Belga waffeln or Chocolate fondant - with champagne, house wines or soft drinks, too.
Boarding time: 30 minutes before departure time.
Reaching the Margaret Island, - 2.5 km long one in the middle of the Danube, spanning between Margaret Bridge and Árpád Bridge - we will dock nearby so do not miss to get out and explore the peacefulness as one of the places in the crowded smoky central Budapest that suggests pleasure hours in nature. The island is mainly covered with parks; grasslands as widespread recreational area even taste cold house beers or wines with the common, typical “lángos” or sweet “kürtőskalács” by sellers’ stands. Actually, it is well known by Palatinus water park and Hajós Alfréd sports pool even tennis stadium. In case you are desiring sporting facilities moreover in hot summers, get out from sightseeing cruise and splash into the water.
Finally, if you get a feel, buy your chosen tickets for adults the price if EUR 14/person whereas for kids (from the age 5 to 10 exactly) they are attainable for EUR 12/person. During the winter months, the boat is heated, in summers of course, it is air-conditioned; it also equipped with Wifi, a snack bar, two levels – the upper one offers opened panorama. Get together with your friends and families to have knowledge about Budapest and enjoy the spectacular sightseeing cruise as the best way to admire the panoramic views of Budapest’s landmark. Remember a relaxing daytime Budapest river cruise!