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Free Budapest Walking Tours

Vorosmarty ter | Look for the Lion Fountain. Your tour guide is wearing a Royal Blue T-shirt., Budapest 1052, Hungary
+36 20 960 5295
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Insightful and entertaining city walks about history, society, architecture and what Hungarians are actually like. 7 days a week, 9 tours a day. Tours range from General, to Communism, to Jewish themed walking tours with critical and honest local guides. Tours have no fixed prices, based on name-your-own-price system only. Free Spirits. Free Guides. Free Stylers.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“general tour” (314 reviews)
“communist tour” (233 reviews)
“great tour” (298 reviews)
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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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Reviewed today

Thanks Regi for your tour! We learned new interesting facts! We understood you well, but for some people it would be helpful, if you talk little bit slower, I guess ;) I completely recommend your tour!

Thank Bianca4444
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I'd recommend this tour for your first day in Budapest to help you get your bearings. Our guide was great and it was a really interesting tour. Just make sure you bring cash to tip (it's not mandatory but you'll likely want to leave something...More

1  Thank Louise_137
Reviewed 3 days ago

Guides were very knowledgable! Got to see a lot of areas we hadn't yet explored and would not have found on our own.

1  Thank beccawatson06
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The tour was amazing and Lara, the guide, was just perfect! And on top, we received some very useful tips!

2  Thank Hai Yen T
Reviewed 4 days ago

The tour hit almost every spot on my list all under 3 hours. Our tour guide Regi was very knowledgeable and organised. Thank you Regi!

1  Thank cherrypie66
Reviewed 5 days ago

we had a great guide, Elena, who took us through all the local sights and gave a good explanation of the place.

1  Thank dabbha
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Free Budapest Walk gives a great introduction to the main sites of central Budapest. The tour starts in Vorosmarty Square and then moves to the banks of the Danube. Major sites along the Pest waterfront are pointed out before crossing the Chain Bridge to...More

1  Thank Paul S
Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Paul, we appreciate that you took a minute to write a review about our service. Thanks a lot! The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team

Reviewed 6 days ago

We start our first time visit to Budapest with a guided walking tour with Andor on the Communist tour, the meeting point for all the walks offered by this company is down by the lion fountain in Vörösmarty square. For the next two hours Andor...More

1  Thank kpiddy
Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your detailed review. It's great to read that you enjoyed Andor's communism tour. Hope to see you on our other walking tours soon, The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the general tour with my sister on our first morning in Budapest and we loved it! Our guide Lara was funny, polite and gave us all the knowledge we needed on history, food, culture, activities and more. The tour gave us plenty of...More

3  Thank evareims
Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Eva, on behalf of Lara thanks a lot for writing an excellent review. See you next time, The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have done the free tour (with Peter) and the communist tour (with Susan) with this company, and they were both excellent, with Hungarian guides that could provide a personal view about their country and everyday life. The tours cover the history of the city...More

3  Thank Bruno Kim M
Budapester1973, Guest Relations Manager at Free Budapest Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey there, thank you for attending 2 of our walking tours, we're delighted to know that you enjoyed them. Regards from your guides and all of us, The Free Budapest Walking Tours Team

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patriciaaleach
We will be staying at the Hilton Budapest, Castle District. How do find where to where the Get Your Bearings tour starts and times. We arrive late morning June 1st and were hoping to take this tour in the afternoon that day
28 April 2017|
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Response from Budapester1973 | Property representative |
Dear Patricia, thank you for your interest. Like others said, our tours start on Vörösmarty square by the fountain with lions. If you cross the closest bridge, the Chain bridge on foot, turn right, walk for about 2-3... More
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lemontreefarmhouse
Eddie was absolutely fabulous everything a guide should be. Knowledgeable, clear, friendly and very informative. We did the walking tour yesterday and I was so so impressed. I'm married to a blue badge London guide so I expect the best and Eddie gave the best and more. Superb thank you
27 April 2017|
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Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
we were also so impressed by the level of knowledge and charisma that our guide had too!
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SLEEPYHENS
Hello, how much to tip on the General Budapest Walking tour 2.3-3 hrs? not been to Budapest before so no idea, thank you in advance
6 March 2017|
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Response from Budapester1973 | Property representative |
Hey there, as we mention it on our website as well, our tours have no fixed prices, they are based on contributions only. Supporting us is not compulsory and participants are free to give as much or as little as they feel... More
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