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Budapest: Private Danube River Cruise

$473.64 /group
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About the activity

Explore Budapest's beauty aboard our comfortable boat, offering crowd-free views. With heating and full enclosure, your comfort is guaranteed.

  • Free cancellation
    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
  • COVID-19 precautions
    Special health and safety measures apply.
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Instant confirmation & Mobile tickets
    Receive your ticket right away. Use your phone or print your voucher.
  • Private tour
    Avoid crowds with an exclusive experience.
  • Non-guided activity
    Live and audio guiding is not available.
  • Host or greeter
    English, Hungarian
  • Start times - Available today
    5:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 7:00 PM
  • Duration
    50 minutes
  • Includes
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • River cruise
    • A welcome drink - 1 glass per person
    • Drinks (available for preorder)
    • Food (available for preorder 72 hours in advance)
Highlights & Description


  • See the sights of Budapest from the river
  • Use a unique way of transportation to get to the other bank of the Danube
  • Enjoy the view in privacy avoiding the crowds


Upon arriving at the 8A dock, keep an eye out for the unmistakable WAKA sign. Before embarking on our cruise, tailor your experience by selecting music and specifying your preferred speed with the captain.

Our water taxis, inspired by New Zealand design, comfortably accommodate up to 12 passengers. Onboard, a fridge is at your disposal. Pre-order your preferred refreshments 48 hours ahead, and we'll have them ready for your delight.

Over the course of an enchanting 50-minute cruise, absorb breathtaking sights like the Parliament, Royal Castle, Gellert Hill, and iconic university campuses. Marvel at the magnificent Danube bridges and the burgeoning cultural hub, featuring the National Theatre and Palace of Arts.

Take a leisurely stroll through Budapest's largest park on Margaret Island, or explore Batthany Square, a stone's throw from the Castle District, during your well-deserved break.

During cold seasons the boat can be heated and closed completely, in better weather it has a small terrace to enjoy the view from outside.

Good to know before you go
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.
  • A maximum of 12 people per booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled 3 hours prior due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the cancellation policy for this activity?
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
2. When will I receive the confirmation of my booking?
You will receive an email notification right after your successful payment. If you don't see it in your inbox, check your spam or junk mail folder. When the payment is completed you have the option to download your ticket directly.
3. What is a private tour?
Private tours offer more advantages and benefits than regular tours. You will have your own private guide for the duration of the tour. You can also customize the itinerary to your specific interests and needs.
4. Are mobile tickets enough or do I have to print them?
Tickets don't need to be printed. You can show your ticket from your smartphone as a PDF.
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