DAY TRIP TO SZENTENDRE - Budapest

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    Your meeting time is flexible, and to be agreed with your Local Host.
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Overview

Just 40 minutes train ride from Budapest on the banks of the Danube is the charming town of Szentendre, which is known by the locals as the City of Artists and Painters. Dating from Medieval times, this enchanting town was rebuilt in the 17th century, so as well as its artistic renown the town is famous for its rich and diverse history. Explore the charming cobbled streets, the colourful houses with their Mediterranean influence and visit local artists studios and galleries. Packed with beautiful churches, unique museums, traditional craft shops and authentic restaurants, a day spent exploring peaceful Szentendre will show you another side of Hungarys diverse culture.

Inclusions

  • Private and personalised experience
  • 6 hours with a Local Host
  • 2 course meal + 1 drink
  • 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)
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Exclusions

  • Additional Food and drinks
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs (additional to the ones included in the experience)
  • Gratuities (optional)

Know More about this tour

Join a like-minded local and take the train from Budapest to the historic town of Szentendre, a peaceful spot on the banks of the Danube which is renowned for its artistic charm, and so is also known as the City of Artists and Painters. Once you arrive, youll start exploring from F Tr, the Main Square, which is the heart of this enchanting town. Although it was rebuilt in the 17th century, the town was established in Medieval times and in this historic part of town you can still see traditional buildings and paved streets. Explore the town and visit one or two of its nine churches, like the beautiful 18th century baroque-rococo Blagovestenska Church, found in the Greek Quarter of the town. As well as its historical churches, the town is packed with unique galleries! Visit the Ur Eleonra Batik Galeria where you can buy beautiful silk batik to take home with you, and the Szentendre Art Mill which exhibits a divers range of works by local and international artists. As well as wonderfully unique and local studios and galleries, youll find an eclectic selection of museums too! Visit the Retro Design Museum which houses a collection of items from the 1970s, the The Hungarian Open Air Museum where you can learn about Hungarian culture or the famous Szamos Marzipan Museum where you can of course buy some of these delicious sweet treats!
As well as indulging in some marzipan, stop to enjoy an authentic meal at a local restaurant, where you can taste traditional dishes like goulash or Serbian cuisine which the town is also known for. Before heading back to Budapest, you cant miss climbing Church Hill, with its beautiful views over the river and the town square.

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Well be in touch within 24 hours after booking to find out more about your personality, tastes and interests so we can assign a like-minded Local who can create a bespoke experience for you.

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.