Budapest Christmas Market Tour with Basilica Visit and Mulled Wine

Budapest Christmas Market Tour with Basilica Visit and Mulled Wine

Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes / Difficulty: Easy


  • Visit 2 lively and colorful Christmas market areas
  • Explore St Stephen’s Basilica (inside)
  • See the illuminated inner Pest sights
  • Tales of Hungarian Christmas culture
  • Enjoy a mulled wine and chimney cake

Get the local’s point of view on the Christmas traditions and culture while seeing some of Budapest’s best inner city sights. Your guide will walk you through 2 Christmas markets showing you Hungarian handicrafts, trinkets, souvenirs as well as the local foods and sweets on sale. Along the way, you’ll see the Opera House, Andrassy Blvd with option to see the holiday decorations inside and illuminated on the square. A glowing Christmas market awaits you at the Basilica and your guide will show you around outside and inside St Stephen’s Basilica.

The tour continuous to one of the worlds most beautiful festive markets, the Budapest Christmas Fair on Vorosmarty Sq. You will be treated to a delicious chimney cake and a mulled wine. The square offers a market with variety of ceramics, contemporary jewelry, local handicrafts by Hungarian artisans and daily concerts and shows are arranged on the stage. Your guide will leave you in the market to explore and do some holiday shopping. Also off this square is the famous Vaci Street and Budapest’s Fashion Street where many shops can be found for more shopping.


1 - 30 December (except Christmas days)
14:30 - daily

Meeting point

Meet the guide in front of the Hungarian State Opera House, Budapest, Andrássy út 22, 1061
Conclusion point: City center, close to transport links

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