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Budapest Danube River Evening Sightseeing Cruise by Legenda City Cruises

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Updated 20-07-17 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20-07-17 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Take in the illuminated highlights of Budapest during an evening cruise on the Danube River, which gives you some of the best opportunities to snap photos of the city's top landmarks lit up. Float past the UNESCO World Heritage–listed riverbanks in a glass-enclosed boat, toasting the sights with an included beverage (alcoholic or nonalcoholic). Highlights include the Chain Bridge, the Buda Castle District, the Hungarian Parliament, and others, which are all put into context with onboard film and audio guides available in multiple languages.
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You'll start at
Legenda City Cruises
Budapest, kikötő, es, Jane Haining rkp. 7, 1052 Hungary
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  • Pass by Danube River
    Pass by Buda Castle
    Pass by Elisabeth Bridge
    Pass by Gellert Hill
    Pass by Liberty Bridge (Szabadsag hid)
    Pass by Budapest University of Technology and Economics
    Pass by Balna
    Pass by Szechenyi Lanchid
    Pass by Matthias Church
    Pass by Hungarian Parliament Building
    Pass by Margaret Bridge
You'll end at
Legenda City Cruises
Budapest, kikötő, es, Jane Haining rkp. 7, 1052 Hungary
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Highlights
  • Cruise along the UNESCO-listed riverbanks in a glass-covered vessel
  • Unobstructed photo ops from the water for Budapest's famous buildings 
  • Glass of Champagne, wine, beer, or nonalcoholic beverage included 
  • Enclosed boat means the cruise is suitable for all weather conditions 
What to Expect
Make your way to the central Budapest pier (exact location provided after booking) ahead of your chosen departure time, and board the glass-covered boat for your Danube River cruise. Find a seat in the enclosed cabin—perfect for variable weather—as the boat pulls away and cruises along the UNESCO World Heritage–listed riverbanks. On the journey southward, listen to recorded commentary in your choice of 30 languages and enjoy an informative film on the Danube River's history. Sip a provided glass of wine, Champagne, beer, or a nonalcoholic beverage while taking in views of the Royal Palace, the Buda Castle district, the Parliament Building, the Chain Bridge, and Margaret Island. Along the way, snap photos of all of these famous landmarks, lit up for the night. Return to the pier at the conclusion of your tour.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Legenda City Cruises, Budapest, kikötő, es, Jane Haining rkp. 7, 1052 Hungary
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Sightseeing cruise - River cruise
  • Glass of Champagne
  • Light refreshments
Exclusions
  • Food
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 120 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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moozoe wrote a review Mar. 2020
Canterbury, United Kingdom23 contributions6 helpful votes
Unfortunately due to the Coronavirus our trip was cancelled. I assumed this trip wouldn’t be refunded. I was so surprised to find an email saying the boat trip was cancelled and the money was refunded straight away. This was a surprise trip for my husbands 40th. I’m hoping when
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j w wrote a review Mar. 2020
Markham, Canada127 contributions26 helpful votes
Just perfect in my opinion. Nothing fancy. Just well run sightseeing cruise. Just enough info. Includes all interesting spots in good pace, in plenty of language choice. I recommend bring your own headset to plug in. They give a free welcome drink which is good. No need to line
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Connie A wrote a review Mar. 2020
Manchester, United Kingdom11 contributions1 helpful vote
Came back and still it’s amazing 3 years later. Gorgeous views well worth it. Still a must do, this never gets old.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Paul H wrote a review Mar. 2020
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Great cruise for a great price. The staff on arrival were a bit rude sadly as we contacted trip advisor to change our booking to the following day. They were fine and told us just to use the ticket we already had. On arrival the staff member acted like we were a bit dodgy and
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Hannah F wrote a review Mar. 2020
Worthing, United Kingdom199 contributions82 helpful votes
There are many different river cruises or evening cruises, all offering similar things I’d imagine, I couldn’t decide so my partner booked this one. Read carefully before deciding. Cons- it wasn’t the boat we had expected, we went through the bigger boat and on to a smaller
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About the operator

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cindycparks
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Birthday trip to Budapest
We went on this dinner cruise for my Birthday! It was fabulous!!! There were only 10 people on the cruise probabaly
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Kata_Tourguide
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Sightseeing by boat
Hopped on a boat on a summerish afternoon as we wanted to take some pictures about the wonderful sights of Budapest
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D7218ZBmarkr
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Quick trip up the Danube
Great trip and very professional crew, champagne is a great touch. So much to see and the commentary was very good
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cjdotheworld
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Spectacular Evening Danube River Cruise
A very comfortable boat. We needed handicapped early boarding and were graciously accomodated. Budapest might be t
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elaaug
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River trip
Took the day tour on the Legenda boat trip. Very interesting and informative. Stopped at the island in the Danube a
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daveg698
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Expecting ok got superb
Candlelit dinner cruise, a great way to spend the evening, service & food were a much higher standard than expected
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Sue S
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Fantastic
What a night this is. The trip is lovely seeing all the river by night. The food, four courses, is lovely. Not a s
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adelefrost
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dinner cruise
We booked this trip as a special treat for my husbands birthday and our first trip abroad without our 3 children! T
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D7218ZBmarkr
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Danube River Cruise
We look a 90 minute cruise up to St Margaret's island with a 45 minute stopover, great value, very good commentary
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jewles65
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Views
Booked this before we left the uk,& I’m glad I did as they sent me 10% off any other booking through them,(differen
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Debbiehols
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Brilliant
Great valur for money. Food was outstanding. We had a lovely evening with beautiful views. Just stunning. Defini
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Dadge
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River boat cruise
Quite enjoyable, great views of buildings from the river. A headset was available with many language options that t
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rhondas905
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The best way to see both sides of the city
We actually did the early evening cruise as we wanted to see the city under lights. The boat we were on was spaciou
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ashleywH8901CA
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Awesome views, service and food
Really good value for money. Great food, amazing views with really good service. Weather wasn’t great but was still
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WendyB1371
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Great last minute decision!
We chose this cruise at the last minute as it was our anniversary and we had not made any plans. It turned out to b
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