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Sightseeing Budapest Christmas Edition

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Experience hosted by Brigitta

3 hours
Includes food, drinks
Up to 6 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

If you are in Budapest in November or December, don't skip my guided Christmas markets tour, you will have the chance to enjoy the unforgettable Christmas atmosphere. We will discover the two biggest Christmas markets in Budapest, where you can buy some Hungarian traditional and design handicrafts gifts, souvenirs or you can hear concerts. You will learn about local Christmas and New Year's traditions, Santa Claus, who arrives on 6th December to Hungary. You will of course warm up with a mug of mulled wine and you can taste chimney cake and christmas fondants.

We will visit the St. Stephen’s Basilica and if you would have a nice view on the illuminated city, you can go up to Lookout Tower too. You learn about the history of the St. Stephen's Basilica and Budapest.

We will walk along the Andrássy Avenue, which is magically illuminated during Advent time and it is UNESCO World Heritage site and I will show you the Hungarian State Opera House too.

After the tour you can discover the main shopping streets in the city as they are starting from Vörösmarty Square where we finish our walk.
Main highlights:
- St. Stephen’s Basilica with Panorama Lookout Tower
- two magnificent Christmas Markets (Vörösmarty and Szent István Square)
- Stroll on Andrássy Street (Opera House)
- guidance about Hungary and Budapest’s history, the sights and the markets
- mulled wine
- chimney cake
Other things to note
We will walk outside, the weather can be chilly this time of the year, so please wear warm clothes and shoes.
If you are in Budapest in November or December, don't skip my guided Christmas markets tour, you will have the chance to enjoy the unforgettable Christmas atmosphere. We will discover the two biggest Christmas markets in Budapest, where you can buy some Hungarian traditional and design handicrafts gifts, souvenirs or you can hear concerts. You will learn about local Christmas and New Year's traditions, Santa Claus, who arrives on 6th December to…

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What's included

  • Food
    one chimney cake for each person
  • Drinks
    one mug of mulled wine for each person, non alcoholic drink for the childre...
From $52
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Brigitta

Host on Airbnb since 2019
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Hello, I'm Brigitta, an enthusiastic licensed tourist guide, organizing private tours for small groups. We will walk in the city like a group of friends and as a local I can help you where to find the best places in Budapest and I can show you where you can taste the best Hungarian specialities. I find it important that those who come to Hungary, can find accurate and professional guidance. If you arrive to Budapest in November or December, we can combine the sightseeing tour with an unforgettable Christmas atmosphere of the biggest and most famous Christmas markets in Budapest while warming up with a mug of mulled wine. I would like to share the local habits and traditions of Christmas and New Year's Eve with you if you are interested in.
Hello, I'm Brigitta, an enthusiastic licensed tourist guide, organizing private tours for small groups. We will walk in the city like a group of friends and as a local I can help you where to find the best places in Budapest and I can show you where you can taste the best Hungarian specialities. I find it important that those who come to Hungary, can find accurate and professional guidance. If you arrive to Budapest in November or December, we can combine the sightseeing tour with an unforgettab…
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Where you'll be

We will discover the two biggest and most famous Christmas markets in centre of Budapest where you can taste chimney cake, christmas foundants and mulled wine. We will visit the St. Stephen's Basilica, the biggest Catholic Church in Budapest and its lookout tower. I will show you the lighted Andrássy Avenue with the Opera House.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.