Discover Szentendre - The jewellery box of the Danube Bend
Discover Szentendre – the jewellery box of the Danube Bend - a picturesque tiny baroque town with mediterranian atmosphere and take a look into Obuda (Old Buda) a fascinating neighbourhood of the city with it’s ancient ruins of Aquincum the capital in the Roman times.
On the way to Szentendre we take a look into Obuda (Old Buda) - the smallest brother of Buda and Pest -a fascinatig neighbourhood of the city with it’s ancient ruins of Aquincum -the capitol in the Roman times- historical turn of the century factory buildings, charming garden city houses and modern high rise housing blocks. Obuda is also home of the Sziget Festival one of the largest music event of Europe and the popular Romai beach the ever summer favourite of the locals with simple and cheap restaurants, cafes and bars. Than we discover Szentendre a picturesque tiny baroque town remarkable for it's colourful old houses, churches, museums, art galleries. Here you will also have some time to stroll around the tiny main square flanked by dozens of cafes, restaurants, and souvenir shops and try „langos" (fried bread) the favorite meal of the locals. You may also visit one of Szentendre museums of your choice. The Szentendre Retro Museum is an amazing collection of cars, motorcycles, household appliences, toys, furniture used behind the Iron Curtain in the 70's and 80's or Szentendre Skanzen Open Air Folk Village (closed on Monday) the largest open air museum of Hungary displaying the traditional rural life with original thached roof houses, windmill, animal farm, and much more. On the way back to Budapest riding alongside the Danube riverbank you will enjoy the breathtaking views of the city that completes the experience of this great day.
How can you get a university diploma in an old factory?
Wich is that Hungarian toy that had scientific studies and even a song written about?
What made Juck Norris almost named a bridge after him?
What is the tallest building of Budapest?
Which is the narrowest street of Hungary?.
Get to know all that and listen to more stories on this tour.
- View Obuda with it’s ancient ruins of Aquincum the capitol in the Roman times
- Discover Szentendre the jewellery box of the Danube Bend
- Visit Szentendre Skanzen Open Air Folk village or Szentendre Retro museum of your choice
- Try langos the favorite meal of the locals
Admission tickets are not inlcuded in the tour price
Szentendre Retro museum admisson HUF 1500 / EUR 5
Szentendre Skanzen Open Folk Village admisson HUF 2000 / EUR 7
Tour duration: 4 hours
Driving distance: 50 km
Difficulty level: medium
Tour type: private tour
APR-OCT Daily at 10 AM
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Budapest Scooter Tour
All our tours start and finnish at Budapest Scooter Tour office at 1053 Budapest Vámház korut 10. The office is inside the courtyard of the building.
K bridge- the Sziget Festival entrance
The "K" bridge is the entrance to Obuda island home of the Sziget Festival one of the largest music event of Europe. The "K" bridge hence it's name from the letter "K" motives in the frame of the bridge.
Graphisoft park - Budapest "Silicon Valley"- has been developed in the area of a former gas factory preserving the historic factory buildings. There is an inernational business scool as well.
Romai beach the ever summer favourite of the locals.In fact there are no beach clubs here, you can't go swimming but you can stroll along the vibrant riverbank flanked with cheerful and cheap restaurants, cafes and bars.
The ancient ruins of Aquincum
The territory of Hungary was part of the Roman empire for 4 centuries. Aquincum was the capitol of the Roman province called Pannonia. In Aquincum museum you can visit the archeological site and valuable finds among them the world famous water organ.
Szentendre (Saint Andrew) is a picturesque baroque town located 20 kms north of from Budapest alongside the river Danube. The tiny old town feature colorful houses , churches and dozens of cafes, restaurants, quiant shops, art galleries and museums. Szentendre Skanzen the biggest Hungarian open-air Folk Village museum is located just a few kilometers from the town center.
Szentendre Skanzen Folk Village
The stunning village is the largest open air museum of Hungary demonstrating traditional rural life with original thached roof houses, farming tools and buildings, windmill, animal farm, locksmith and much more...
Closed on Monday. Duration of visit 1 hour. Entrance ticket: HUF 2.000 ( EUR 7)
Amazing private collection of cars, motorcycles, household appliences, toys, furniture used in the 70' and 80' in the Eastern Block.
Open every day Visit duration: approx 1 hour Entrance ticket HUF 1. 500 (EUR 5)
50 cc scooter with safety helmet
3-rd party liability insurrance
English speaking tour guide
Intercom radio with a headset
Services indicated in the tour programme
Meals, drinks, admission tickets are not included only if explicitly specified in the tour programme.
Valid Photo ID (EU citizens only) or passport (Non EU citizens)
Valid driver's licence
50cc: Car or Moped licence ( 50 cc scooters are only for 1 person, it is forbidden to carry a passenger)
125cc: Motorcycle licence EU A1 or inernational equivalent
The tour participant drives the scooter at his/her own risk. The driver is liable for damages caused to the scooter at his/her fault up to maxiumum HUF 150.000/ EUR 500. Damage is calculated according to the price list available at the office.