This private luxury tour features in-depth private cultural touring in Budapest, shopping at select shops and markets, day trips to beautiful villages, palaces and landscapes in the surrounding region, and accommodation in one of Europe's most spectacular hotels.
Tour the city with one of Hungary's most knowledgeable guides and experience our favorite places and activities. Browse local food and antique markets. Drive through hidden backstreets to see Budapest's most beautiful buildings and learn the role they played in the city's history. Explore the Castle District and take a tour of Buda's most exclusive residential districts. Experience the local bathing culture, and see indoor and outdoor baths that remain central to daily life. Tour museums according to your interests, such as decorative arts, Jewish history or music. Take an exclusive private tour of Parliament, a fascinating building crucial to the city's identity. Learn about the city's rich Jewish history and tour important synagogues (active and in ruins) including one designed by Otto Wagner. Also, enjoy reservations at the city's leading restaurants-an excellent opportunity to experience Hungary's superb wines. One evening, enjoy a romantic cruise on the Danube River. Stay at one of Europe's most luxurious and beautiful hotels--a true work of art--and enjoy the spa and views over the Danube from your room.
Take private excursions over several days. Spend one day experiencing the highlights of the Danube Bend, including the Roman ruins in Aquincum, the craft shops and folk art museums in the artist village of Szentendre, Esztergom and the village of Visegrad. Another day, visit Herend, the hometown of Hungary's revered porcelain, and villages and a forested national park on the shores of beautiful Lake Balaton.
Perfect as a luxurious getaway on its own, this tour can also be combined with other Artisans of Leisure tours in Central Europe.
Private airport transfer to hotel for 4 nights. Private afternoon tour
Full-day private tour. Evening Danube River cruise
Budapest & Danube Bend
Full-day private excursion to Aquincum, Esztergom, Visegrad and Szentendre
Budapest, Herend & Lake Balaton
Full-day private excursion to Lake Balaton, Veszprem, Herend and Tihany OR continue touring in Budapest
Private airport transfer
Four Seasons Gresham Palace
Per person (double occupancy)
The Artisans of Leisure Style of Travel:
Private touring with your own personal guides and drivers
Preferred rooms in the very best luxury hotels
Firsthand, sophisticated destination knowledge and recommendations from our travel specialists
Itineraries that are customized according to your interests and schedule
Artisans of Leisure upgrades and amenities
A seamless travel experience, including all logistics, skipping lines during touring whenever possible, restaurant and spa reservations, performance tickets, private airport transfers, internal transportation, VIP and fast-track airport assistance in many destinations
Around-the-clock support in each destination during your trip
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All Artisans of Leisure tours are private and depart daily.
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