Cycle along the Danube from Budapest to Szentendre!
DURATION: approx. 8 hours
May to September
10:30 - daily except Monday
Join us as we venture to Szentendre by bike where we'll explore one of Hungary's most charming town - known as the Hungarian artist village - before returning to Budapest on a picturesque Danube cruise.
Highlights and Themes
Cycle along the Danube from Budapest to Szentendre
Flat ride, 22 km/17 miles along the banks of the river
Learn all about Freedom Square, Parliament and Margaret Island in Budapest
Stroll through the cobbled streets of Szentendre
Taste a famous Hungarian snack - langos!
Return to Budapest by boat (or alternate transport)
Option for ebike: +25 €/ person added to tour price.
Due to the long distance cycled on this tour, children under 12 are not able to take part
Inclusions: English speaking tour guide, high-end bike rental optional helmet included during the tour time, langos food snack, boat ticket (or alternate transport) from Szentendre to Budapest.
Exclusions: Entry fees to sights and museums, food and beverages except where noted, transport to the meeting point or from the conclusion point, gratuity/tip.
May to September
10:30 - daily except Monday
Absolute Tour Center - 1065 Budapest, Lazar Street 16., located right behind the Opera House.
Conclusion point is the same as the meeting point.
Full tour description
Duration: approx. 8-9 hours
Distance: approx. 22km /17 miles flat ride to Szentendre, with breaks along the way.
Join us as we cycle through the streets of Budapest and then along the Danube to the Medieval artistic town of Szentendre.
Your tour will begin in the heart of Budapest and you'll learn about some of the key sights before we begin our leisurely ride. We'll start the tour at Liberty Square where you'll gain an insight into Budapest's more recent history, before checking out the spectacular Parliament building and heading to the river. Crossing Margaret Bridge, you'll get to cycle through the lush green Margaret Island before arriving in Buda to start the journey to Szentendre through Obuda's (Old Buda) charming town center.
Your cycle to Szentendre follows the Danube and passes through fields, forests and beaches and we'll have a short break in one of the several bars and cafes along the way before continuing our ride.
Arriving in the quaint Medieval town of Szentendre, we'll park the bikes before we take a relaxing stroll through the cobblestone streets. Your guide will show you the best that Szentendre has to offer and will also stop so you can try a classic Hungarian snack food - langos! After our break, you'll have a chance to self-explore the artistic shops, galleries and churches of the town center.
At the end of the tour, we'll head to Szentendre Pier to board the boat back to Budapest. You can enjoy a relaxing cruise along the Danube with spectacular views, giving you a whole different perspective of this part of the world.
A great and varied day awaits you - top Budapest sights, a cycle ride along the countryside that lines the river, and exploration of Szentendre and a cruise back to the city along the Danube!
Important notice: Return transport by boat may be cancelled in times of high tide and alternative return transport will be provided.
Our bike tours are small and generally do not have more than 15 participants, making them interactive and personal and giving you plenty of chances to ask questions
Booking Terms, Conditions and Cancellation Points
Participants will need to be fit for continuous biking for up to 22 km / 17 miles with breaks along the way.
Participants must know how to ride a bike.
Tour goes in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately. Refunds/exchanges are not given due to adverse weather.
We are not responsible for unforeseen delays or accidents.
Important notice: Return transport by boat may be cancelled in times of high tide and alternative return transport will be provided
We reserve the right to alter and change tour programs without prior notice due to construction, city closures for events, festivals and so on throughout the year.
Anyone suspected of being under the influence of alcohol will not be permitted to ride and forfeit their right to do the tour, without refund.
Programs cancelled within 3 days of travel date incur 100% cancellation penalty where no refund
Please note that for e-bike option participants need to be a minimum of 140 cm tall to ride the e-bike
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