Great scenic route to the Danube! A day to remember! Visegrad is awesome and the cruise on the Danube Breathtaking!!! Wonderful experience overall and our driver Adam was so accommodating and knowledgable !
You can visit all the places from the list or pick only the ones you like. Just inform your driver about your choice before the ride. During the stops you can do whatever you want: visit the landmarks, take pictures, ask your driver about the place e.t.c. Take as much time as you want within the overall time limit of the trip.
Budapest / Starting Point
Your Welcome driver will pick you up from your accommodation in Budapest at a convenient time of your choice.
Szentendre is a Hungarian town on the Danube River. It’s known for its baroque architecture, churches, colorful houses and narrow, cobbled streets.
Right on the bank of the Danube Bend Visegrád is famous for the remains of the Early Renaissance summer palace and the medieval citadel.
The Cathedral of Esztergom is the largest church in Hungary and overlooks the Danube. The outside height of the cupola is 106 m.
Budapest / Starting Point
Slovakia side of Danube river
About the ride
Discover the dreamy landscapes of the Danube Bend, the most scenic stretch of the Danube River, on this full-day tour from Budapest. Get picked up from central Budapest and travel in your private air-conditioned car with free WiFi and escape the capital for a scenic drive through the Hungarian countryside. Spent a day driving by the river of Danube and enjoy the spectacular views!
First, you will visit the town of 1Budapest / Starting Point, where you can walk in its narrow streets and witness a traditional Hungarian way of life. Then, you will reach the town of 2Szentendre, you can explore its medieval citadel, originally built to protect the valley of the Danube where you will have the chance to visit the summer palace and take breathtaking photos from the top of the hill. Make your way to the neoclassical 3Visegrad Cathedral, Hungary’s biggest church and browse the handicraft shops of Szentendre. Then you have the chance to hop aboard for a romantic cruise along the 5Slovakia side of Danube river and sail back to the capital by boat.
Cruises run May 1 to September 30 only, tide permitting. During alternate months or low tide, you will be returned to the city by car, with your private driver.
Enjoy your travel to a maximum
You will be picked up by a personal driver at a convenient place and time
Enjoy your trip in a nice air-conditioned vehicle with Wi-Fi
Pick the stops and the time you spend on each one
Spend less time finding locations and waiting, and more time enjoying your travel
We hand-pick the best, friendliest and most knowledgeable drivers in the city
Our customers rate us excellent on Tripadvisor and other platforms
Included in the price
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Personal English-Speaking local guide
- Free WiFi onboard
- Fuel and Tolls
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Entrance fees for all attractions
- Official tour guide (you can include one after the booking)
- Other beverages and meals
- Tips (optional)
Frequently asked questionsExpand
What is the cancellation policy?
Cancellation is free of charge up to 24 hours prior to service delivery.
In case of cancellation in less than 24 hours prior to service delivery or in case of no-show, the total amount of service is charged.
What happens after I book?
Once you complete your booking you will receive a confirmation email. Feel free to reach out to our customer service team at firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions regarding your booking.
Can I customize the tour based on my needs?
Of course, that is one of the main benefits of having a Welcome experience. You can customize every last bit of the experience, from points of visit to time spent per landmark to adding in an extra food stop.
Good to know?
Please note that the Welcome Drivers are not licensed to be your official tour guide at the local attractions and therefore will not accompany you into the sites. You may, however, hire a professional tour guide at an extra cost.
Your Welcome Driver will provide you with their local knowledge and personal recommendations between stops. Since your safety is Welcome’s top priority, please refrain from distracting the driver during demanding driving conditions.
Your Welcome Driver will drop you off and pick you up as close as possible to your stop whilst always respecting local traffic laws.
In the summer months, the sun is especially strong (even on cloudy days) so we recommend that you wear a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen to protect yourself. Also, be sure to drink enough water throughout the day to stay hydrated.
We recommend you always keep local currency on you (Hungarian Forint) as many local merchants do not accept cards as payment.
Accessibility & Special Needs
Should anyone in your group have special needs or have advanced accessibility requirements, please specify upon booking and we will make sure to accommodate your needs and customize your tour accordingly.
Terms of serviceExpand
- Please note that the Welcome Drivers are not licensed to be your official tour guide at the local attractions and therefore will not accompany you into the sites. You may, however, hire a professional tour guide at an extra cost.
- Your Welcome Driver will provide you with their local knowledge and personal recommendations between stops. Since your safety is Welcome’s top priority, please refrain from distracting the driver during demanding driving conditions
- Your Welcome Driver will drop you off and pick you up as close as possible to your stop whilst always respecting local traffic laws
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