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Game of crowns tour-Castle Disctict Explorer

Game Of Crowns

Game Of Crowns

75€ / per person

Back to the royal past, explore the Castle District!

 

On this tour we fly back in time on Buda side to explore the secret stories of kings & queens. Have you ever dreamed about being a warrior, merchant or a member of a royal family? During this tour everything is possible.

 

We delve deeper among the historical walls to discover unseen gems and urban legends of the cobblestoned narrow streets. While we visit the famous sights of Buda castle (Matthias Church, Fisherman’s Bastion, Royal Palace & more) we will focus on the inner treasures, the wonders felt into oblivion, centuries-old secrets. We exlpore the hidden world under the surface, detect bloody urban legends and mysterious stories.

 

Do you know why people used ground mummy powder one-hundred years ago? Are you curious where is the Chamber of Secrets? Let’s find out together!

 

Come and walk with me along the cobblestoned streets, get lost in the charming Castle District off the beaten tourist track and as a non plus ultra: try real Hungarian food, 100 % tested and loved by locals.

  • Destination
  • Departure
    Jászai Mari square (hotel pick up available)
  • Departure Time
    2 PM (flexible starting available)
  • Return Time
    6 PM
  • Dress Code
    according to weather + comfy shoes :)
  • Included
    Coffee break with strudel tasting
    Entrance ticket to the Matthias Church
    Pálinka tasting (spirit of the Hungarians)
    Public transportation ticket (during the tour)
    Two course dinner at the end of the tour (Goulash soup + traditional dessert)

Tour Plan

1

Meeting at Jászai Mari square

Jászai Mari square is located on Pest side, walking distance from the Parliament building or easily reachable by tram number 2 or 4/6.
2

Travelling to the Castle District

With the help of public transportation we are heading to the Castle District on a local itinerary, far from the tourists.
3

Discovering the hidden gems of the castle district

Cobblestoned streets, narrow alleyways, medieval atmosphere and romantic houses are waiting for us to explore spiced with the “Spirit of the Hungarians”.
4

Visiting the Matthias Church & Fisherman’s Bastion

A must see part of the district is waiting for us to discover. Urban legends, secret stories, brilliant architecture and wonderful panoramic view.
5

Coffee break with yummy strudels

In a secret street there is an old treasure with mouthwatering freshly baked strudel, a traditional Hungarian sweet.
6

Discovering the Royal Palace & Garden

Through the Raven’s Gate we enter to the Lion’s Garden to see fountains and atlases with the footprint of our royal history.
7

Finishing the tour in a local restaurant

Traditional Hungarian Goulash soup and a special treat, the “Somlói Galuska” is waiting for us to fall in love with.