Royal Palace and Medieval Buda Castle

Art, history, myths and legends are hidden in the mythical Buda Castle, Fisherman's Bastion and Royal Palace, standing majestically on the Danube hill. Hungarian kings, Transylvanian princes, Ottomans and Austrian emperors used this enclave to dominate one of the largest and most important kingdoms on the European continent.

What is a Free Tour?

It is about a walking visit with a qualified guides for free. Once the tour is finished, you can put a price according to your level of satisfaction.

Things to do Royal Palace and Medieval Buda Castle

It is very important to bear in mind that Buda Castle, due to its fundamental geostrategic position, throughout its history has passed through different hands: Hungarians, Ottomans, Austrians, etc. So many times built and rebuilt makes the presence of a guide essential to understand its evolution. Within its walls are both the Royal Palace and the medieval city, both listed as World Heritage by UNESCO and during the visit we will visit absolutely everything from north to south.

Internal conspiracies and foreign invasions have marked its history and its architecture. Throughout our visit we will shelling each of the secrets it hides stone by stone.

We will access the castle grounds by crossing the Vienna Gate. Did you know that it is the oldest entrance to the fortress?

We will pass in front of the National Archive and next to the Church of María Magdalena, two buildings that stand out especially among the cobbled streets.

We will see the facade of the Palace of the Archbishop of Hungary and the Nazi operations center in World War II. We will walk along Uri Street, a medieval road that will captivate you from the first moment.

We will walk to the facade of the Church of Matías and we will go to enjoy the spectacular panoramic views that the Fisherman's Bastion will offer us.

Also in our visit you cannot miss a visit to the famous Ruszwurm, it has offered the same cakes since 1827 and is known for being Sissi Empress' favorite pastry shop.

Finally, we will make a brief stop at the Fountain of Matías to learn about the beautiful legend that surrounds its characters.

We will end the tour at one of the most photographed viewpoints in Budapest, the Eugenio de Saboya viewpoint.

Enjoy!!

Highlights to see in Royal Palace and Medieval Buda Castle

  • Castillo de Buda
  • Bastión de los Pescadores
  • Iglesia de Matías
  • Palacio Real
  • Calle Uri
  • Miradores

Details

Duration
2 hours 30 minutes
Language
Guide in Spanish
Price

Participants: free

Availability and starting time
Not available
When to book?
You can reserve up to before the activity
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel the reservation, so that the guide does not wait.

Included

Spanish speaking guide

Excluded

Entrances

Meeting point

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Conditions

How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts
Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Only the exterior of the named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?
Fully adapted
Guaranteed departures without min of travelers
Not
Are animals allowed?
Yes
Activity recommended for children?
Yes, families are welcome

Our promises

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Quick and easy reservation
Multilingual Customer Service
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