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Want to see the side of Budapest that other tours miss out and learn about what's happening in the city today? Alternative Budapest tours take you deeper, further and more underground focusing on the flourishing artistic and alternative culture in the city.
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“street art” (71 reviews)
“ruin bars” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Deak Ferenc ter, Budapest 1052, Hungary
District V / Inner City
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"ruin bars"
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"alternative walking tour"
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"jewish quarter"
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"typical tourist"
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"hour tour"
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"small group"
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"excellent tour"
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"beautiful city"
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"galleries"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here to complete my university research about street art, and the tour was very enriching and productive to complement it. The guide was willing to answer all kinds of questions without problems. I felt very grateful and happy !!More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Lucia. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with us especially that you could use this knowledge for your university research as well. Hope to...More

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Reviewed December 17, 2017

I took the alternative walking tour in Budapest in September 2017 and thought it was worth while. The guide was very knowledgable and enthusiastic; gave me a perspective on life in Budapest from a Hungarian point of view. I would recommend this tour.

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded December 23, 2017

Thank you for your review Bob. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with us. Hope to meet you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

We booked this tour after enjoying an alternative walking tour in Prague. Unfortunately this tour was not worth the money and we felt that so many topics were avoided, which is a shame considering the interesting modern history in Budapest. Our tour guide was a...More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2017

Thank you for sharing your experiences with us. We regret to hear that you didn't get what you expectated from the tour. Our guides do cover a wide variety themes and topics – from Budapest's graffiti and street art culture to current politics, relevant history...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2017

Boy this was fantastic! I was the only one signed up for a photo tour in November so I basically got a 3 hour private workshop. Craig is the Englishman who ran the tour. He is very knowledgable and a fantastic asset when learning photography....More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us John . It’s great to hear that you had such a nice time on your Private Photography Tour with Craig. Look forward to see you again on a next tour.

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

If you have a guide the calibre of Raymond,as my wife & I had,you will find this an informative insight into more of the unusual in Budapest

Thank Anna N
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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2017

Thank you for your review Anna. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with Raymond. Hope to meet you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Had a lot of fun learning about the different things in Budapest, our tour guide gave us loads of information and was good at answering any questions we had, a lot of fun!!!!!!

Thank Mollie M
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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback Mollie. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour in Budapest with us. Hope to welcome you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Our guide Anna was a fun friendly guide who was very informative. The tour itself was an eye opening experience. Having been in the city many times before, the tour really showed me a new aspect of the city I hadn't even noticed but had...More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. It’s great to hear that you had a nice time in Budapest and had much fun during your walking tour with Anna. Look forward to see you again on a next tour.

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

We had an awesome walking tour with Anna yesterday. Thank you for all the cool spots you have shown to us! We will walk these streets from now understanding street-art on an entirely different way. We loved it!

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you for your review Monika. We are happy to see that your Budapest tour went well and you enjoyed learning much about it’s alternative and underground sights with Anna. Hope to meet you on a next tour again soon.

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

We booked the tour quite last minute before leaving, but they organised it promptly. Our guide, Anna, was very polite, smart, and took care of us well. We had just arrived and were starving, she said we could stop by a place shortly and grab...More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your experiences with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in Budapest and could learn much about its sights on your Alternative Walking Tour with Anna. Special thanks for this well-detailed review, we do appreciate it. Please,...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

I booked the Alternative Budapest Photography Tour and Workshop which I was super excited about as it was right up my alley. Rushed the night before to get my camera etc ready for it and made sure I got to the meeting point early and...More

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ManagerBP, Manager at Alternative Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Thank you for your review. First of all, please accept our deepest apologies for this incident. This is the first time the situation occurred and we can assure you that it will not happen again in the future. Secondly, after considering our first solution we...More

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