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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You seat in front if one of the biggest river in Europe. So many historical events happened there. Close your eyes and you will listen the mongol invasion !

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kailua78
Reviewed yesterday

If you visit this city, a night-time cruise of the Danube is a must. To city the city lit up at night gives you great opportunity for some amazing photographs.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Browndog181
Reviewed 3 days ago

Many interesting places to visit, excellent tour guides for information about the history, wonderful musical events etc.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sunraiker
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such a nice place for romantic walks by the river. There are such nice views to city signs as well as a lot of places where to just sit and relax.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 8179bt
Reviewed 5 days ago

In preparation for a holiday I like to read and look at what others think is a 'must see' for that location. Well, the Parliament Buildings along the Danube in Budapest is one such place not to miss. However, to me, the very best time...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank travelerted
Reviewed 6 days ago

The river is obviously famous in music history as well as in its trade and cruise routes, so it's functional and is also very beautiful along the river bank - in places.. Such pretty scenery is seen from the shoreline, the ridges and landscape are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank chris73259
Reviewed 1 week ago

As part of our Gate1 River Cruise, we were taken on an evening river light cruise of the Danube and beautiful city of Budapest. First, this is an excellent way to get fantastic photos of the city, historic sites, and the bridges. Find a tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FloridaBC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our river cruise went from Passau, Germany to Budapest, Hungary. The Viking ship "Vili", the staff and the crew were all incredible. One of our favorite cities was Budapest. Budapest is incredibly beautiful while still retaining the scars and bullet-holes from wars and soviet occupation...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank imcindyL
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the "must to do" or "must to see" when visiting Budapest, is the famous Danube River. Walk across the river, or choose a cruise and relax during the river cruise. But the river is obvious that is under pollution.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Diakojohn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow. This was a special trip on the Danube river. Saw all the sights from the boat. Absolutely awesome. I recommend this to everyone.

Date of experience: July 2018
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9 January 2019|
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Response from rockyold | Reviewed this property |
no it dosent
3 January 2019|
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Response from Edward D | Reviewed this property |
The boat travels faster downriver i.e. to the East from Vienna to Budapest - it also depends on which countries and cities you want to tour.
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3 January 2019|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
No but it sounds cool