Budapest Evening Sightseeing Cruise and Unlimited Prosecco
Soak in the unmatchable panorama of Budapest on a nighttime boat ride along the Danube. Witness the most important landmarks of the city as you sip on unlimited glasses of high-quality prosecco.
Be swept away by the magic of Budapest at night as the landmarks light up.
Enjoy unlimited refills on your sparkling wine or lemonade on the boat.
Take in the views through the panoramic windows or from the open air terrace.
Snap photos of landmarks from the water as the audio guide points them out.
Sample 3 types of dips with delicious rosemary focaccia (optional).
Discover Budapest at night on a boat trip along the Danube River. Sip on unlimited glasses of high-quality prosecco or homemade lemonade as you admire the Hungarian capital's top sights from the water. See the Hungarian Parliament Building, Liberty Bridge, and much more, and learn about the landmarks from the included audio guide. Choose whether to include a local food platter in your cruise experience.
Board the boat on the Pest side of the river. Check in, choose your seat and settle down with a welcome drink of Hungarian sparkling wine, spritzer, or homemade lemonade. Take in the amazing views of Budapest's key attractions from your seat as you listen to the recorded English commentary.
When you get thirsty, visit the bar for unlimited free refills on your sparkling wine, spritzer, or lemonade, or buy other drinks if you prefer. Head to the top deck to capture incredible photos of Budapest from the water or you on the boat. Relax as you enjoy the views, drinks, and lounge music. Choose our Dip 'n' Crust option and snack on 3 different types of dips - tuna cream, zakutzka with chorizo crumb, green spicy feta cream - along with home-made Rosemary Focaccia.
Once you've indulged, return to the dock.
- Audio guide
- Sparkling wine
- Focaccia with dips (if option with food selected)
Meet your host at the dock on Carl Lutz Rakpart with the big red zero, about a 500-meter walk from the Pest side of Margaret Bridge. Please use a navigation app to plan your journey. You can find the meeting point on Google Maps as "Rubin Group". Do not rely on the address alone.
What to Bring: Credit card.
Know Before You Go:
- You can only pay by card onboard the boat.
- This activity is free for children under 3 years.
- For bookings exceeding 20 people, please contact the activity provider.
- Parking your electric scooters is not possible at the meeting point. The closest place to park is at Jaszai Mari ter.
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Overall rating: 4.7/5 based on 5955 reviews
- Guide: 4.7/5
- Transportation: 4.8/5
- Value for money: 4.8/5
- Service: 4.7/5
I had expected the drinks to be hard to come by, but this was certainly not the case. The only disappointing aspect was the choice and volume of music, we asked for it to be turned down which helped, but American country music didn't exactly match the setting.
Date of experience: July 31, 2023
Reviewer: LLyndsey – Germany
We had a great time on this cruise. They were generous with the flow of wine, but given it was a short cruise it was not an overly drunk or party crowd. We sailed at dusk and came back after dark with the amazing city lights glowing. Get there early for upper deck seating. Maybe skip the “crusts and dips” or share one as an appetizer— bread (yummy and warm) and dips — tuna, cucumber and sour cream(?). They were not bad, but not a meal. We could not hear the tour narrative so this is not a tour to learn about the city and its history. That was not a deterrent to us. I’d have preferred music. We were on a mother-daughter trip, but this would make a nice date night or fun with a group of friends. I don’t know if they allow kids, but there are likely better options for young families, though families with teens could enjoy it.
Date of experience: July 29, 2023
Reviewer: LLora – United States
Amazing tour. Budapest can be more charming at night, especially seen from the River. The Prosecco is the special ingredient that makes the tour an amazing experience. Everything was well organized, friendly staff, good vibes, lovely focaccia, and lots of smiles! We had a blast.
Date of experience: July 29, 2023
Reviewer: Ccandida – Mozambique
How to Prepare for an Evening Party on a Ship?
Are you excited about attending an evening party on a ship? Whether it's a cruise or a private event, parties on ships offer a unique and memorable experience. However, to ensure you have a fantastic time, some preparation is essential. Here are some tips to help you get ready for the upcoming ship party:
1. Dress Code:
Check the invitation or contact the event organizers to find out the dress code for the party. Most ship parties have specific attire requirements, such as casual, formal, or themed outfits. Make sure you choose your outfit accordingly.
2. Pack Essentials:
Don't forget to pack your essentials for the evening. These may include your ID or passport (depending on the location), tickets or invitations, a phone with a fully charged battery, and any necessary medications.
3. Plan Your Hairstyle:
Consider the weather and location while planning your hairstyle. If it's a windy location, you might want to opt for an updo or hairstyles that are less likely to get messy.
4. Comfortable Footwear:
As you'll be on a moving ship, comfortable footwear is a must. High heels may not be the best choice, especially if there's dancing involved. Opt for stylish yet comfortable shoes.
5. Skincare and Makeup:
Due to the wind and potential sea breeze, it's a good idea to choose long-lasting makeup products and skincare that can withstand the elements. Don't forget sunscreen if the party is during the daytime.
6. Check the Weather:
Be prepared for any weather conditions. If the party is outdoors, bring a light jacket or shawl in case it gets chilly in the evening. It's better to be prepared for any unexpected changes in weather.
7. Bring a Small Bag:
A small bag or clutch will come in handy to carry your essentials like your phone, money, and makeup for touch-ups. Avoid carrying a large bag as it may become cumbersome during the party.
8. Know the Ship Layout:
If you're not familiar with the ship, take some time to explore the layout beforehand. Knowing where the party area, restrooms, and emergency exits are will help you navigate with ease.
9. Stay Hydrated:
Parties can get quite lively, and dancing on a ship can be especially enjoyable. Don't forget to stay hydrated throughout the evening by drinking water or non-alcoholic beverages.
10. Capture Memories:
Bring a camera or use your smartphone to capture the beautiful moments during the party. The stunning views and the overall ambiance of the ship party will make for some great photos.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Q1: Can I bring my own drinks to the party?
A1: Usually, ship parties have their own bar facilities, and outside drinks may not be allowed. It's best to check with the event organizers or cruise staff beforehand.
Q2: Is there a designated smoking area on the ship?
A2: Most ships have designated smoking areas. However, some may have restrictions on smoking due to safety reasons. Please respect the ship's rules and guidelines.
Q3: What if I feel seasick during the party?
A3: If you're prone to seasickness, consider taking medication before the party starts. Additionally, stay on the lower decks where the ship's motion is less noticeable.
Q4: Can I use my phone's GPS on the ship?
A4: While modern ships have advanced technology, the use of GPS on a ship may not always be accurate due to satellite positioning. It's best to rely on the ship's navigation and location information provided by the crew.
Q5: Are there any age restrictions for ship parties?
A5: The age restrictions may vary depending on the event and location. Some ship parties may be open to all ages, while others may have age limitations or be restricted to adults only.
With these tips in mind, you're all set to have an incredible time at the evening party on the ship. Get ready to dance, mingle, and create unforgettable memories!