Cocktail & Beer Cruise (14.00, 16.00, 19,00), or with Hot Wine (16.00)
Treat yourself to a wonderful tour on the river Danube in Budapest complete with drinks or your choice.
Mulled Wine Cruise at 16.00
In the Christmas season you can warm up by glasses of fragrant mulled wine after or before strolling among the stalls of the Christmas markets (the one at the Vörösmarty Square is the best-known followed by the Advent fair by the Basilica).
A delightful winter experience when the city is all decked out in festive lights that you can revel in on these late afternoon tour since the sun sets early in December (at around 15.48 – 15.52).
The boats are heated so you will be comfortable throughout the trip. If you wish to take photos you can best do it from the open upper deck of the boat.
The best thing is about our Danube cruises that you can see the best-known landmarks of Budapest
- Buda Castle with Matthias Church, Chain Bridge and 4 other bridges,
- the Parliament,
- Gellért Hill,
- the National Theatre and the Müpa/Palace of of Arts
from a comfort of a panorama boat (heated in winter/cooled in summer) with a drink in your hand.
Date & Time:
- 14.00 – 15.30 tour (cocktails or beer): every day
- 16:00 – 17:30 tour (mulled wine/cocktails/beer): between 30. March – 07. January (except on 24. December): every day – with choice of mulled wine (3 glasses) between mid-November – 07. January 2018.
- 19.00 – 21.00 tour (cocktails or beer): every day except for 14. February, 20. August and 24., 31. December
Your ticket includes a choice of
- two cocktails or
- three beers (0,5 l) or
- 3 glasses of fragrant, hot mulled wine (only on the 16.00 cruise till 07. January 2018.)
The cruise lasts either 1,5 hours (departing at 14.00 and 16.00), or 2 hours, if you choose the tour starting at 19.00.
The bar is open for further cocktails and other beverages, including non-alcoholic options at a fair price!
Cocktails to choose from:
- Pina Colada
- Havana beach
- Jamaica Sunday
- Cape Cod
- Sex on the beach
- Blue Hawaiian
- Fruit tingle
- Bacardi Cola
- Sea Breeze
- Pedro Collins
- Full Price: 23 EUR/person,
- Students: 22 EUR/person.
- 1.5-hour cruise (14.00 and 16.00) or 2 -hour cruise (departs at 19.00)
- a choice of 2 cocktails or 3 beers (0.5 L) or 3 glasses of mulled wine in winter at the 16.00 hour cruise
TIP: The cruise starting at 14.00 is available with a 4-course buffet lunch (appetizers, soup – incl. the local specialty, goulash – main dishes, desserts and fruits). You can book the Danube Cruise with Lunch here.
Meeting Place & Time
Meeting is in the Danube Palace/Duna Palota, Zrínyi utca 5., Bp. 1051 at
- 13.30 for the cruise starting at 14.00
- 15.30 for the tour starting at 16.00, and
- 18.30 for the the cruise departing at 19.00
With Paypal or Bank Card, Credit Card. No need to create a PayPal account!
After payment you automatically receive your E-Ticket.
Please present it in print form or on your mobile/tablet to our staff at the meeting place, the Danube Palace.
Pick Up Drop Off Service (Optional)
You can book a taxi transfer to the meeting place and back to your hotel/apartment after the cruise for plus 14 EUR.Note: If you book the program with taxi Pick-Up Drop Off please be at your hotel’s reception or in front of your apartment 1 hour before the cruise starts.
- Sunset Cruise – 2 Cocktails + a 2-hour river tour + live music
- Craft Beer Cruise – 5 specialty beers + 1 pint FREE on a 2-h river excursion.
Terms and Conditions
By booking the program you are agreeing to the terms and conditions.