Budapest: Illuminated Night Cruise on the Danube with Parliament View

Budapest Panorama
Departuring from Batthyány tér, Pier 1
We accept mobile tickets, so you don't have to print it out.
Boaring starts 15-20 minutes before departure.
Chain Bridge
Chain Bridge and the Buda Castle
Danube panorama
Matthias Church - Buda Castle
Liberty Bridge
Margaret Bridge

About the Tour

Duration ~1 hour
50-55 minutes cruising time from Batthyány tér, Pier 1.
Welcome drink
Get a welcome drink on board (one glass of champagne or orange juice).
GPS audio guide
Recorded English commentary.
Guaranteed seats
No overbooking! Take your perfect seat onboard. First come - first board.
Instant e-ticket
Book, purchase and receive your ticket right away.
Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
100% money back guarantee
If you are not staisfied with our Night Cruise, ask a full refund within 7 days of your boat tour.
See our Refund Policy.

Guaranteed seats
Instant e-ticket
Free cancellation
100% money back guarantee
Per Person € 15
Age 0-6 Free

People like our tour, find out why!

"The view, well what to say.
We were all ahhh and ohhh and I took like 50 pictures. It was fantastic!"

— Germany

"There was lots of seating and the audio description was very clear English, very glad we did this the first night as it also gave us lots of ideas for what do during our stay in Budapest."

— United Kingdom

"The commentary is very good. Excellent English, matching the attractions on view perfectly."

— Malajzia

"We liked everything: welcoming drink, informative and not boring audio guide and majestic view."

— Ciprus

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Experience the illuminated beauty of Budapest from the River Danube. The night cruise takes about 1 hour. Enjoy the amazing panorama from the open terrace or inner cabin of the sightseeing boat.

The tour starts with the breathtaking view of the Parliament which is over 120 years old. Watch as the busy Pest promenade fills up with culinary delights, music and life. The downtown bridges as jewels of the Danube sparkle through the night as the evening cruise passes by. Discover the secrets, legends and history of the Buda hills. As we return make sure to capture the enchanting Buda Castle.

Snacks and beverages for purchase, including soft drinks and alcohol. Recorded English commentary with interesting insights and details about the Hungarian capital.


~1 hour night cruise in downtown Budapest
A welcome drink on board (one glass of champagne or orange juice)
English audio commentary
Guaranteed seats
No assigned seats
No hotel pickup and drop-off


Not operating due to COVID-19
Budapest, Batthyány tér, Pier 1

Frequently Asked Questions

When you book on our site or at a partner’s site, the reservation is confirmed immediately. If you would like to make changes (eg. the date or the time of your boat tour) please contact us by Don’t forget to mention your booking number. Please note that changes are possible 24 hours prior to your booked cruise only.
When you book on our site the reservation is confirmed immediately. To cancel your evening cruise please send us your reqest to Please don’t forget to mention your booking number to be able to identify you for refunding your order. Please note that cancelling your cruise is possible 24 hours prior to your booked tour only.
Our goal is to provide you with an experience that will be the highlight of your Budapest trip. If you are not satisfied with our Night Cruise, ask a full refund within 7 days of your boat tour. To get a refund please send us your request to, don’t forget to mention your booking number to be able to identify you.
There will be a 100% charge for no-shows. In other words, if you do not show up for the scheduled tour, no refund will be issued, as our ability to fill the seat(s) will have been lost.
We accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express cards only.
Yes, pets are welcome onboard. Please use muzzle to not disturb other guests.
For the comfort and enjoyment of our guests, our ships are designated as non-smoking areas. Cruising time takes only an hour, so we kindly ask all guests to follow this request to provide a comfortable cruise for everyone.