The Danube River Cruise takes you among the Budapest panorama which was added to the World Cultural Heritage List by UNESCO. On this Danube Cruise you will see why it is on the list, especially at night when the Danube banks are lid up. A magical and unforgettable tour is waiting for you!
The River Danube is starting in Germany and ends in the Black Sea while flowing through several capitals and important cities on the way. So it does through the center of Budapest as well which offers you a perfect view on one of the most beautiful panoramas in Europe. Among this trip you will see many sights that make Budapest what it is today.
What will I see during the Danube River Cruise?
The Danube River Cruise takes you along the famous Gellért Hill with the Citadella on top, among the Buda Castle district with the Royal Castle, the Fishermen’s Bastion and the Matthias Church and on the other side you will see for example the Hungarian Parliament, the highest building in Hungary. On all these sights you have a premium position to take pictures for your memories. Also you will of course see all the famous bridges in Budapest such as the Chain Bridge.
What is offered on the Danube River Cruise?
On top of one of the most glorious sightseeing tours available the Danube River Cruise also offers a free buffet dinner with Hungarian and international dishes that you can eat throughout the trip. Starting every day at 19:00h this tour is the best combination of sightseeing and dinner while shipping down the Danube. This tour is also perfect for romantic dinners in a candlelight atmosphere that lets any heart melt. Your chef of the Danube River Cruise incl. dinner in Budapest will be no other than Attila Tanács who is a European and World food sculptor champion from Hungary.
Besides the beautiful tour and the wonderful dinner to round up the romantic River Cruise among the Danube live salon music will be performed by 3 members of the Zoltán Kodály Awarded Hungária Folk Ensemble & Orchestra, including the world-famous violinist Zsigmond Vidak.
The ships are air conditioned so even in warm summer nights you 1,5 hour long tour will have a pleasant temperature. The program is also offered without drinks and dinner in case you want to fully concentrate on the sights around you.
Danube River Cruise Infromation
When: Dinner & Cruise with live music at 19.00 starts every day (Even on 20th August, and 24th December!)
Where: Meeting point for Dinner & Cruise is inside the Danube Palace / Duna Palota (Zrínyi Street 5.). Please be at the meeting point latest at 18.30h.
With Dinner: 38.57 EUR
Without Dinner: 16.79 EUR
With dinner + Beverage package: 56.43 EUR
Reduced Prices (Students):
With Dinner: 35.36 EUR
Without Dinner: 15.00 EUR
With dinner + Beverage package: 55.71 EUR
The menu on your River Cruise
Spiced cottage cheese cream and traditional greaves cream
Alföld style goulash with small dumplings
From autumn to spring: Vegetable cream soup
Summer time: Cold fruit soup
Warm main courses:
Mini stuffed cabbage
Traditional chicken leg „Paprikasch”
Roasted chicken breast with basil-cheese sauce
Spicy pork rib with thyme – mustard sauce
Roasted sea fish with Chardonnay sauce
Garnishes and vegetarian:
Grilled polenta with feta cheese
Homemade dumplings with spinach and mustard-
Steamed Jasmine rice with corn
Fresh seasonal salads with dressings
Italian pasta salad
Sweet corn salad with mayonnaise
Somló style sponge cake
Dessert variations Európa style
Season fruit basket
1 Glass of wine (or juice) and 1 bottle of mineral water