4 Days Wine Cruise Culinary Holidays in Hungary

4 Days Wine Cruise Culinary Holidays in Hungary

  • Star Inn Hotel Budapest, Lovag utca 19-23, Budapest, 1066

Wine Tasting and Culinary Tour Budapest

Explore the highlights of Budapest any way you wish, with this exceptional holiday. During this trip, you will have the opportunity to explore the main neighborhoods of Buda and Pest at your own pace, as well as enjoy a unique wine cruise with live music. Discover what this beautiful region has to offer, as the Danube brings the whole capital closer to you, and experience one of the best ways to relax in Hungary.

Highlights

  • Cruise along the Danube
  • Official tourist city card of Budapest
  • Tasting of seven different Hungarian wines
  • Option to create your own itinerary
  • Transfers from and to airport
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • 1 day with instruction
  • English
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During this trip, you will stay in the Star City Hotel Budapest. With its 3 stars, the hotel offers 48 non-smoking rooms in 4 different room types to suit the needs and preferences of the guests. Some adjoining rooms have a connecting door, a useful feature for families. Many of the rooms have a view to the hotel's inner courtyard, others overlook a small side-street, both of which encourage peaceful relaxation, despite the hotel's central location in the teeming city of Budapest.

Amenities

  • Adjustable air-conditioning
  • En-suite bathroom with shower
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Minibar
  • Phone
  • Towels
  • TV

Rooms

Standard single room. The hotel has 3 standard single rooms. These rooms are between 14 and 15 square meters; therefore, it is comfortable for a shorter stay. All rooms have a view to a small-side street.

Standard double room. Among the standard rooms, some rooms with French bed and stand-alone bed can be offered. With an extra mobile bed of 90 by 190 centimeters, most of the rooms provide accomodation for 3 persons.

Standard triple room. Among the standard rooms, some rooms with French bed and a single bed or stand-alone beds can be offered. of 90 by 190 centimeters, most of the rooms provide accomodation for 4 persons.

Services on request at the reception

  • Hairdryer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sewing kit
  • Toiletries
  • Umbrella

Exploring Budapest

You will have plenty of time to explore the city of Budapest. You will receive the official tourist city card of Budapest, which will be good for 48 hours and offers multiple benefits. With the city card, you will not only get unlimited public transport and discounts from 10% to 50% in over 100 establishments such as baths, attractions, churches, museums, restaurants, city tours, and boat tours, but you will also get a one-time entry to the Szt. Lukács Thermal Bath and Pooland, one walking tour in Buda, starting at 14:00 in H-1014 Szentháromság tér 6 and ending in the Trinity Statue, and one in Pest, starting at 10:00 in H-1052 Váci u. 31 Molnár's Kürtőskalács and ending in front of the tourist information module in Sütő Street, plus one-time free entrance to the following museums:

  • Aquincum Museum and Archeological Park
  • Bartók Béla Memorial House
  • Budapest Museum of History
  • Hopp Ferenc East-Asian Art Museum
  • Hungarian National Gallery
  • Hungarian National Musem
  • Kiscelli Museum
  • Mai Manó House - Photo gallery
  • Memento Park
  • New Budapest Gallery
  • Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center
  • Vasarely Museum

Wine cruise with live music

In this culinary cruise, you will experience a river cruise along the Danube and you will take part in a special tasting of some of the most famous Hungarian wines. The spectacular view of the stunning illuminated Budapest will make your cruise memorable. The Panorama of Budapest is not only an unforgettable experience, but an illustration of the capital's history. The banks, added to the World Heritage List of UNESCO, offer one of the world's most outstandingly beautiful urban cityscapes. The site, inscribed in 1987, stretches from the Chain Bridge to the Technical University on the Buda side; an area containing the Gellért Baths, the Gellért Hill with the Statue of Liberty, the Citadel, and the building ensemble of the Buda Castle. The salon music is performed by 3 members of the Zoltán Kodály Awarded Hungária Folk Orchestra, including the world-famous violinist and Bronze Merit Cross award winner, Zsigmond Vidák. The performance also features a marvelous original Hungarian instrument, the famous “cimbalom”. The combination of string instruments and the cimbalom provides a uniquely Hungarian, unforgettable harmony and an outstanding atmosphere on-board. During the trip, you can taste 7 different types of Hungarian wines from variant organic wineries, including the famous Tokaj wine. The cruise starts at 19:00, lasts 2 hours, and the bar on board is open for the purchase of other Hungarian wines, Tokaj wines, and other beverages. Every two sips from two different wines, you will be offered some scones to help you taste better. The wines that you will taste are:

  • Bárdos Pincészet Pinot Grigio
  • Bodri Szekszárdi Civilis Cuvée
  • Hilltop Premium Merlot
  • Juhász Blue Frankish Rosé
  • Tokaji Aszu 3 Puttonyos
  • Tokaji Furmint Grand Selection
  • Tokaji Szamorodni Sweet
  • Wine cruise with music along the Danube River

Budapest, the capital of Hungary, is a many-faced city. You can experience a wide variety of architectural styles in the different parts of it, each with its own story, its moving history, and of course, its present. The same goes for the time of the day during a trip; at night, the city slows down a bit and has a completely different touch, a romantic, warmly illuminated town, with the mighty Danube reflecting the lights.

Activities
  • Massage nearby
  • Shopping nearby
  • Spa nearby
  • Swimming pool nearby
  • Wine tasting / tour
General
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • Bar nearby
  • In-room safe
  • Mini bar
  • Multilingual staff
  • Night club nearby
  • Restaurant nearby
  • River nearby
Services
  • Car rental nearby
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Ironing / ironing board
  • Toiletries
  • Tour assistance
  • Explore the main neighborhoods of Buda and Pest
  • Try additional wines during your cruise
  • 1 Official Tourist City Card of Budapest for 72 hours
  • 1 wine cruise with live music
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • 7 Hungarian wines to taste during the cruise; 8 centiliters of each
  • Transfers from and to the airport
  • Unlimited public transportation while the city card is valid
  • Additional activities
  • Additional beverages
  • Airfare
  • Meals

Arrival by airplane

The nearest airport is Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD). Hungaria Koncert will pick you up from the airport. Transfer from and to the airport is included.

Budapest, Hungary

Hungária Koncert was established in 1995 to assist foreign visitors to Budapest in gaining insight into the renowned Hungarian culture.

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