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Reviewed today

A lovely stretch of the Danube. Buda and Pest both give glorious views of this river. It comes alive at night with many reflections from lit buildings.

Thank toowelltravelled64
Reviewed yesterday

We took this cruise at the end of Sept 2018 and it was a great experience. We travelled on the Emerald Sun which was a beautiful well appointed boat with comfortable rooms, lovely dining and lounge areas, a large sun deck and a small but...More

Thank JudithWoj44
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definetly recommend an evening boat cruise on the Danube, a different view of the city make sure you go after dark, recommend portum lines.

Thank AntC54
Reviewed 2 days ago

We did a night/dinner cruise on a jazz boat it was really interesting, The food was good and the views spectacular. A beautiful city by day or night on the river.

Thank Claire O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Cruising at night was spectacular. Really a must do The Portum Line are not the largest boats which makes it more intimate It was half the price of large companies No commentary but that was fine Welcome drink was nice touch and plenty shawls if...More

Thank AngelIoannou
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great view of Budapest, very busy. Worth a visit. Lots of history. You will have to visit as it separates Buda and Pest.

Thank CeeCee2110
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After seeing the attractions during the day we decided to take an evening river cruise when everything is lot. All I can say is totally amazing what a beautiful city.....make sure you take a camera. This is definitely worth doing, for us we didn't have...More

Thank DONNA M
Reviewed 3 days ago

After seeing all the places you wan't during the day, DO NOT MISS THE NIGHT TIME RIVER CRUISE. The Buildings all LITE UP, make for BRILLIANT PHOTOS!!!.The cruise lasts for 1 hour and is great value.

Thank TheBro2014
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We walked down to the Danube to check in with a Viking River Cruise. The river makes an impressive barrier between Buda and Pest. Unfortunately the river very low right now so instead of traveling on it we will motor along side of it by...More

2  Thank James G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The beauty of the river and buildings either side are breath taking. Have been drawn down to the river every day of our stay to take a stroll and soak it all in. A must see during your stay.

Thank melliekelly
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Kevin F
20 October 2018|
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Response from Pam D | Reviewed this property |
We cruised the Danube in August and the Danube was very low, but our ship got through. River levels have risen now, so all will go well.
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Mike H
18 October 2018|
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Response from tchell2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mike,it depends on how long you stay at Budapest and your walkling ability? The cruise boat dock is near the two main bridges,so if you can walk and you have a full day-10am-6pm,get hop on hop off bus tour,offices and... More
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18 October 2018|
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Response from Rosalie L | Reviewed this property |
We were on an AMA river cruise and had no problems at all going from Linz to Budapest. We had heard that others had been bussed around at the end of Summer, but we went at the end of September. there had been a 4-month... More
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