Budapest Bike Tour with Cafe Stop: Enjoy our Budapest’s original and most renowned biking tour! An innovative, entertaining, easy and relaxing way to see mostly all the city sights in a more intimate way through our grand roads and bike pathways. An excellent way to first get orientated with the city and its history before heading out on your own to explore.
* Hungarian History and Culture
* Heroes’ Square and City Park
* Inner Pest – Opera, Basilica, Parliament, Chain Bridge, view over Buda Castle
* Buda & Pest promenade bike lanes
* Gellert Square, Liberty bridge, Market hall area & Margit bridge
Our day time tour begins on Andrassy Boulevard and at the Opera house and then a ride up to the Heroes’ Square and City Park along the tree lined boulevard. Here we learn about the Hungarian history and culture before biking through the park to the Vajdahunyad Castle complex built to display the Hungarian architecture forms for the 1896 world Expo and Szechenyi bath house (peek inside if open). Next we ride back to the city centre down to the St. Stephen’s Basilica named after the first Hungarian king.
After seeing the beautiful church and square and we ride to Liberty square for a look at the last Soviet remembrance then on to the Parliament. From the riverbank you can enjoy the UNESCO World Heritage beautiful panorama over the Castle District: Matthias Church, Royal Palace and the Fisherman’s Bastion where our guide will explain in details about the sights. We are crossing the Margit Bridge over to the Buda side. Here you’ll ride along the banks of the Danube taking in the Chain Bridge, Clark Adam Square, Elizabeth Bridge, Rudas baths and the famous Gellert hotel and baths before crossing the Liberty Bridge back over to the Pest side to see the Grand Market Hall, and passing by the National Museum and the Great Synagogue before turning back onto Andrassy Boulevard and checking out the Opera House before finishing the tour.
A coffee and traditional Hungarian pastry break is included in the daytime tour.
Our bike tours are small personal groups and generally do not have more than 15 participants, making them interactive and personal and giving you plenty of chances to ask questions and get to know your guide plus hit them up for local tips of where to go and what else to do.
Meeting/pick-up point: Absolute Tour Center.
Duration: 4 hours. < br /> Start/opening time: At 11am.
End/closing time: At 3pm.
Opening days/period: Several days a week, from March to November.
Medical restrictions: Participants will need to be fit for continuous biking for up to 4 hours.
Others: Participants must know how to ride a bike. Tour goes in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately. Refunds/exchanges are not given due to adverse weather. Organizer is not responsible for unforeseen delays or accidents. Baby seats and children bikes are available on request . Cafe stop, bike and helmet (not compulsory) included.