The Original Pest Downtown Walking Tour to the Shoes Memorial
Overview of the tour in Budapest
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This is a free tour, your booking cost allows you to guarantee a spot and show commitment to our tour.
This tour is the perfect introduction, taking you through all the major sights of our charming center and downtown. You can see the famous Andrássy Avenue which is known as the „Champs-Elysées” of Budapest and Saint Stephen Basilica, the city’s main Catholic church.
Did you know that Freddie Mercury wanted to buy the impressive Hungarian Parliament building? The quality presentation, deep knowledge of the city, and rich content provide for an unforgettable tour.
Easy to enjoy, easy to understand.
This activity includes:
- Shoes on the Danube Bank
- St. Stephen's Basilica
- Széchenyi Chain Bridge
- Hungarian Parliament Visitor Centre
- Oldest Metro Line of Europe
- Little Princess of Budapest
- Andrássy Avenue
- Fashion Street & Váci Street
- Buda Hills’ panorama (Buda Castle Hill and Gellért Hill)
- Budapest Eye
- Gerbeaud Coffe House
- Elisabeth Square (Main square)
- Four Season Hotel Gresham Palace
- Hungarian Science Academy
- Palace of Justice
Saint Stephen Basilica backside, HOP ON bus station
You find our tour guide at the Hop On Hop off bus stop, behind the Saint Stephen's Basilica, next to the main road.
It is a 5-minute walk from the centre (Deák Ferenc tér, M1, M2, M3 metro line).
Look for the PURPLE umbrella and uniform! ☂︎
Things to note
Bring comfortable shoes, positive attitude and your curiousity :)
If you need to cancel the tour or move the reservation to another date or time, please send us a message via freetour chat.
This way, we can reschedule for you, and someone else can take your old spot.
You are free to cancel a booking anytime. We kindly remind you to cancel bookings you cannot arrive for. Being reported as absent decreases your customer level points and the benefits you can enjoy.