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Budapest To Szentendre Day Tour

6 hours

Day trip to Szentendre, the artistic hub of Budapest

A myriad of galleries, medieval churches and some marzipan (over)indulging.

  • From $98.18 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 6 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish)

If you’re curious about exploring a little further afield than Budapest (40 minutes by train, to be exact), a day trip to the historic town of Szentendre is just what you’re looking for.

You’ll join one of our local Budapest hosts and explore this artistic spot - so artistic that it’s also known as the City of Artists and Painters. You’ll spend the day exploring the charming cobbled streets, the colorful houses with their Mediterranean influence and marveling at the local artists’ studios and galleries.

Pockets of the town date back to medieval times too - if the walls could talk! Amongst the myriad of galleries and historic squares you’ll find treasures like the Ur Eleonóra Batik Galeria where you can buy beautiful silk batik to take home with you, the Szentendre Art Mill which exhibits a diverse range of works by local and international artists, and quirky museums like the famous Szamos Marzipan Museum.

Needless to say, you could spend all day just eating marzipan if that sounds like your vibe. But, we will point out that as well as authentic restaurants where you can feast on goulash, the town is also known for its Serbian cuisine if you fancy trying something different. Yum.

    • Take a train to the Szentendre with your host, a historic town 40 minutes from Budapest
    • Explore this historic and peaceful town that’s also known as the City of Painters and Artists
    • Visit unique galleries and studios, where you can buy locally made crafts and pieces of art
    • Soak up the town’s rich history as you visit some of its most charming and historic churches
    • Visit a quirky museum like the Marzipan Museum and eat your way around it (why not, you’re on holiday)
    • Enjoy an authentic local meal at a restaurant recommended by your host
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • Private and personalized experience
    • 6 hours with a host- a local who cannot wait to show off the beauty of Szentendre
    • 2 course meal + 1 drink (yum)
    • Transportation cost to and from Szentendre, which takes around 40 minutes by fast train
    • Walking experience once at destination (other transport can be arranged at an additional cost)
    • What’s not included
    • Additional food and drinks - like the aforementioned marzipan
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs (additional to the ones included in the experience)
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 14 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

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