fireworks on the Danube in front of the Parliament

Fireworks and Cruise, August 20. 2017

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Price: 90 EUR/person

Includes: Watching the fireworks from the upper deck of a  panorama ship, a 2-hour river cruise, 4-course buffet-style dinner, a glass of wine (or juice), a bottle of spring water, live music.

Payment: with PayPal, Bank Card or Credit Card.

Meeting Time & Place: at 18.30, 20. August 2017, Sunday, Millenium Ships Dock No. 1, Carl Lutz rakpart, near Jászai Mari Square, Budapest 1138, District XIII. (Pest side, next to Margaret Bridge). Program starts at 19.00.

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Product Description

Watch the biggest fireworks show of the year from a ship on the Danube!

 

The 20th of August is a national holiday in Hungary. We are celebrating the foundation of the state, and our first Christian king, St. Stephen. Also the holiday of the “new bread”. This is the biggest celebration in summer in Hungary!

 

There is no better viewing point for the fireworks than a boat on the river since it will be launched from the Gellért Hill and three bridges (Chain bridge, Erzsébet and Szabadság).

 

A buffet dinner of 4 courses and melodies played by the renowned Hungaria Orchestra makes the event complete.

Before the spectacular show starts you’ll be taken on a ….

 

Sightseeing Boat Tour on the Danube with Buffet Dinner – Starts at 19.00

 

festively laid tables inside a ship
The elegantly interior of the ship where the program takes place.

An air-conditioned ship takes you on a one and half hour sightseeing tour on the river Danube during which you can admire the wonderful vista of the Buda and Pest sides marked by:

 

  • the Castle Hill,
  • Gellért Hill,
  • the Parliament, and
  • the famous bridges of Budapest (Chain Bridge – (Széchenyi Lánchíd), Erzsébet Bridge-(Erzsébet híd), Liberty Bridge-(Szabadság híd).

 

fireworks over the Chain bridge

During the fireworks the ship will be anchored providing guests an excellent viewing point from the upper deck.

Watch the brilliant display in style, and enjoy a welcome drink in complete comfort!

 

Program Details

 

  • 18:30 Meeting time at Jászai Mari tér 1, Millennium Ships (Attila, Halászbástya, Szentendre, Gönyű ships), Budapest 1138, District XIII. (Pest side, next to Margaret Bridge), GPS co-ordinates: 47.509, 19.062
  • 19:00 cruise starts, buffet dinner is served (see 5-course menu)
  • 20:55 the ship will anchor before the fireworks start (ships aren’t allowed to sail during the show).
  • 21:00 fireworks start
  • 22:30 back to the pier (starting point).

 

Meeting Time & Place

 

At 18.30, 20. August 2017, Sunday,  Dock No. 1, near Jászai Mari Square, Budapest 1138, District XIII. (Pest side, next to Margaret Bridge) at the Millennium Ships

  • Attila,
  • Halászbástya,
  • Szentendre and
  • Gönyű ships

Address: Dock No. 1, Carl Lutz rakpart, near Jászai Mari Square, Budapest 1138, District XIII. (Pest side, next to Margaret Bridge), GPS co-ordinates: 47.509, 19.062

Programs starts at 19.00.

 

Prices

 

  • Fireworks Cruise with Dinner: 90 EUR
  • Fireweorks Cruise with Drinks Only (Open Bar): 60 EUR
  • Fireworks Cruise Only: 29 EUR.

 

Dinner Menu on the Fireworks Cruise

Dinner Menu on the Fireworks Cruise

Meaning of symbols: G: gluten-free, L: lactose-free, V: vegetarian

Cold Entries:
Spiced cottage cheese cream (G, V)
Pork Cracklings Paste/Tepertőkrém (G, L)(fried pork rind minced to paste, spiced with mustard, finely chopped onions, salt and ground black pepper)

Soups:
Alföld style goulash soup with noodles (L)
From autumn to spring: vegetable cream soup (G, L, V)
Summer: chilled fruit soup (G, L, V)

Main courses:
Mini stuffed cabbage (G)
Traditional chicken paprikash
Roast chicken breast with basil-cheese sauce (G)
Spicy pork rib with thyme (G, L)
Roasted sea fish with Chardonnay sauce (G)

Garnishes & Vegetarian:
Grilled polenta with feta cheese (V)
Grilled vegetables (G, L, V)
Homemade dumplings with spinach and mustard-mushroom sauce (V)
Hash-brown potatoes (G, L, V)
Steak potatoes (G, L, V)
Dumplings (V)

Salads:
Fresh seasonal salads with dressing (G, V)
Italian pasta salad (L, V)
a couple of mini cakes on a plateSweet corn salad with mayonnaise (G, V)
Caesar’s salad

Desserts:
Home-made strudel
Somló style sponge cake pudding
Mini tarts
Dessert variations Európa style (G)

Fruit Plate:
Seasonal and exotic Fruits (G, L, V)

Drinks:
1 glass of red or white wine (or beer or soft drink) + 1 bottle of water (0,33)

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