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Free Budapest Walking Tours

Opens in 20 min: 09:30 - 21:30
Open today: 09:30 - 21:30

Free Budapest Walking Tours
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Alert! Meeting point change from January 14th, 2019. New meeting point: Budapest Eye ( Ferris Wheel) on Erzsebet ter. (1051 Budapest, Erzsebet ter). Insightful and entertaining city walks about history, society, architecture and what Hungarians are...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Vorosmarty ter | Look for the Lion Fountain. Your tour guide is wearing a Royal Blue T-shirt., Budapest 1052, Hungary
District V / Inner City
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+36 20 960 5295
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went for 3 separate tours: the general tour, the jewish quarter tour and the communism tour. All of our guides (Celia, Petra and Barbie) were so enthusiastic and passionate in sharing about the Hungarian history. All of them had their unique sense of humour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took 2 tours - The free city walking tour and the Jewish Tour both of which were with Angie. The city walking tour was interesting and had a decent mix of things. Unlike other cities where the history was told, this tour focused a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Priya G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our guide David was great! Even the weather was cold and very windy, he covered each planned point. If you can, do take this tour on your first day. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PopGoshevska
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I really loved the walking tour with Rita! I think the route was well chosen, the tour gave a general overview over the history and lots of tips and fun facts. I especially liked all the food recommendations! I definitely want to do the jewish...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank isthismymind
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I did the general tour and the guide was Aggie. She was fun, fab and knowledgable! The tour was informative without being too heavy and gave a great overview of Budapest’s history and an overview of the city. I solo travelled for this trip, a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank melady3
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was an excellent walking tour. My guide was really knowledgeable and passionate about Budapest. I highly recommend

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank adriansU869FZ
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was one of the most enjoyable free tours I have ever taken. The guide was super funny and tried to keep up the attention with interesting facts both about the city and the country. Even though it was quite cold in December when I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Enikő K
Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Enikő, thank you very much for the 5 star review, we are happy to read that you enjoyed our tour. Kind regards, The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the Afternoon Tour with Dora - she was a delightful soul, and was very warm - you don't see so much warmth in Hungary. You get the basics, some history, and you surprisingly cover a lot of ground. The only downside - and I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear SenateHouse, thank you for joining us in Budapest and thank you for writing a review. We do our best to make some stops of our tours shorter in the cold weather and encourage everyone to dress properly when it's so chilly outisde! Greetings from...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were taken to the 7th district to see the street art and the small places of art shops and studios. We also walked through heritage places of the Jewish quarter. Bianca the guide was knowledgeable and friendly.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Yali D
Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Yali, we would like to thank you for taking a few mins to write this review. All the best to you, The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Regi is a very passionate and enthusiastic guide. She showed us all the important places of Budapest. As she grew up in this city, she could answer all questions adequately. She definitely found the right balance between historical information of the city and insider information....More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank pineapp1e
Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hey there, thanks a lot for joining and for your comment, too. Have a nice day, The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team

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wendyam76
16 January 2019|
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Response from jjj637 | Reviewed this property |
Other travellers have already indicated the places where the General tour ends in Buda and where the Jewish tour starts in Pest. Getting to the Lion's statue from the castle district in about an hour could be done. But as... More
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Sandro C
8 January 2019|
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Response from jbwhitehouse | Reviewed this property |
There is also a general Budapest tour that starts at the Vorosmarty Square by the Lion Fountain and ends at the Castle.
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Dgorcia
14 October 2018|
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Response from Budapester1973 | Property representative |
Hola, yes we have Spanish tours every day at 10:30 and 14:30, leaving from the Vörösmarty square. Hope to see you on our walk! The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team
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