Budapest Escape (Pre-Cruise)
3 days with Adventures by Disney Rating:
DAY 1 BUDAPEST
Arrive in Budapest
Üdvözöljük! Welcome to Budapest! Upon your arrival, you will be greeted at the airport by an Adventures by Disney representative and transferred to your hotel.
Welcome Reception at Hotel
Meet your fellow Adventurers at a reception in your honor before heading out into the amazing city of Budapest.
Walking City Orientation Tour en Route to Welcome Dinner
Get to know the Hungarian capital city as you enjoy a walking tour on your way to a welcome dinner. You’ll pass some of the architecturally eclectic buildings that range from Gothic to Renaissance to Contemporary—and everything in between. You’ll also learn the history of this beautiful city that dates back over 2,000 years.
Welcome Dinner at Central Cafe
Celebrate the start of your adventure with a welcome dinner at Budapest’s Central Café. Founded in 1887, it is the oldest building of its kind in Budapest and features Art Nouveau-style with a menu that offers delicious Hungarian dishes.
DAY 2 BUDAPEST
Breakfast at Hotel
Start your day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel before heading out for an adventure-filled day in Budapest.
Exploration of Buda Guided Walking Tour
Enjoy a walk through Buda, the western part of the Hungarian capital Budapest. Located on the west bank of the Danube River, Buda makes up a third of Budapest’s total territory. As you walk through the city, you’ll see iconic landmarks like:
Lunch at Local Restaurant
Enjoy a homestyle meal with local Hungarian flavors.
Exploration of Pest Tuk Tuk Tour
Hob aboard a motorized auto rickshaw, known as a tuk tuk, for a memorable tour of Pest, the eastern and flatter part of the Hungarian capital that is located on the east bank of the Danube River. On this tour, you’ll see some of Pest’s iconic sites which include:
Enjoy a guided visit of the spectacular opera house located in central Budapest. Rich in neo-Renaissance style, the symmetrical façade follows a musical theme and features the statues of 16 composers, including Franz Liszt, the best known Hungarian composer, as well as Ferenc Erkel, who composed the Hungarian national anthem and served as the Opera House’s first musical director. Currently, the Opera House is home to the Hungarian National Ballet, Opera and Philharmonic orchestra.
Plus, you will be treated to a mini performance where you’ll be able to hear the amazing acoustics the opera house is known for.
Dinner On Your Own in Budapest
Savor delicious local fare at any one of the wonderful restaurants throughout the city. Be sure to ask your Adventure Guides to recommend a spot that will please your whole family.
DAY 3 BUDAPEST
Breakfast at Hotel
Enjoy a final breakfast at the hotel before transferring to the airport or your AmaWaterways ship.
On Your Own Time in Budapest
Spend your last morning exploring the marvelous sites throughout the city of Budepest. Guests may want to check out 2 of Budapest’s most popular activities that encapsulate the ancient and modern sides of this amazing city:
Transfer to Port & Embarkation on AmaWaterways ship
Say viszontlátásra to Budapest as you prepare for the next leg of your journey. Adventurers continuing with the Adventures by Disney Danube River Cruise will be transferred to the Port of Budapest and your AmaWaterways ship. Adventurers heading home will be transferred to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.
All This Included
Get away for a 3-day/2-night exploration of Hungary’s capital city on this amazing Budapest Escape. Discover the rich history and vibrant cultural scene as you take in the iconic sights of both the Buda and Pest districts that occupy both sides of the Danube River.
Budapest: Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge
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