Discover the picturesque Danube Bend the most popular destination near Budapest
Discover the natural beauty and the historic villages of the Danube Bend. Visit Visegrad High Castle and enjoy the fabulous view of the Danube Bend. Visit Szentendre a picturesque baroque town, take a look at Obuda with its ancient ruins of Aquincum the capital at the Roman times.
Drive to Visegrad located 40 km north of Budapest. On the way take a look at Obuda (Old Buda) - the smallest brother of Buda and Pest a fascinating neighborhood of the city with its ancient ruins of Aquincum the capital in the Roman times, historical turn of the century factory buildings, charming garden city houses and modern high rise housing blocks. Obuda is also home to the Sziget Festival, one of the largest music events in Europe and the popular Romai beach, the ever summer favorite of the locals with simple and cheap restaurants, cafes and bars. Enjoy a scenic ride through the beautiful Duna-Ipoly National park to Visegrad the capital of Danube Bend. Visit the medieval Visegrad High Castle – a former residence of the Hungarian kings - located on the hilltop and enjoy the stunning view of the Danube Bend. After a delicious lunch provided in a nice panoramic restaurant, drive to Szentendre – and explore the picturesque tiny baroque old town remarkable for its colorful old houses, churches, museums, art galleries. Here you also will have some time stroll around the tiny main square flanked by dozens of cafes, restaurants, and souvenir shops and try „langos" (fried bread) the favorite meal of the locals. On the way back to Budapest, drive along the spectacular Danube riverbank to enjoy the stunning views of the bridges and nearly all famous landmarks of Budapest.
- Take a look at Obuda with the ancient ruins of Aquincum the capital at the Roman times
- Enjoy a scenic ride through Duna Ipoly National park
- Visit Visegrad High Castle with a stunning view of the Danube Bend
- Discover Szentendre a picturesque baroque town
- Delicious lunch in a panoramic restaurant
Admission tickets are not included in the tour price
Visegrad High Castle admission HUF 1700 / EUR 6
Tour duration: 8 hours
Driving distance: 100 km
Difficulty level: advanced
Tour type: private tour
Guide: private English speaking guide
APR-OCT Daily at 10 AM
Check-in 15 min before to departure time
Budapest Scooter Tour 1053 Budapest Vámház körút 10 (the office is located inside at the house courtyard)
Budapest Scooter Tour
All our tours start and finish at Budapest Scooter Tour office at 1053 Budapest Vámház körút 10. The office is inside the courtyard of the building.
Meals : Lunch
K bridge-the Sziget Festival entrance
"K" bridge is the entrance to Obuda island home to the Sziget Festival, one of the largest music events in Europe. Its name comes from the letter "K" motives in the frame of the bridge.
Graphisoft park - Budapest "Silicon Valley"- has been developed in the area of a former gas factory preserving the historic factory buildings. There is an international business school as well.
Romai beach the ever summer favorite of the locals. In fact, there are no beach clubs here, you can't go swimming but you can stroll along the vibrant riverbank flanked with cheerful and cheap restaurants, cafes and bars.
The ancient ruins of Aquincum
The territory of Hungary was part of the Roman Empire for 4 centuries. Aquincum was the capital of the Roman province called Pannonia. In the Aquincum museum, you can visit the archeological site and valuable finds among them the world-famous water organ.
Visegrad is located 40 km north of Budapest alongside the river Danube. The Danube makes a sharp "S" turn here to change its original floating direction from west to east to north to south which is called the Danube Bend.
Visegrad High Castle
Visegrad was a former residence of the Hungarian kings in the middle ages. The medieval high castle is situated on a hilltop high above the town providing a breathtaking panorama of the Danube Bend. There is also an exhibition of guns from the middle ages and a panopticon with life-size wax figures.
Open every day. Admission: HUF 1. 700 (EUR 6)
Szentendre is an artistic town located 20 km north of Budapest alongside the river Danube. The picturesque baroque old town is remarkable for its colorful houses, churches, art galleries, museums and dozens of cafes, restaurants and souvenir shops flanked by the main square.
50 cc scooter with safety helmet
3-rd party liability insurrance
English speaking tour guide
Intercom radio with a headset
Services indicated in the tour programme
Meals, drinks, admission tickets are not included only if explicitly specified in the tour programme.
Valid Photo ID (EU citizens only) or passport (Non EU citizens)
Valid driver's licence
50cc: Car or Moped licence ( 50 cc scooters are only for 1 person, it is forbidden to carry a passenger)
125cc: Motorcycle licence EU A1 or inernational equivalent
The tour participant drives the scooter at his/her own risk. The driver is liable for damages caused to the scooter at his/her fault up to maxiumum HUF 150.000/ EUR 500. Damage is calculated according to the price list available at the office.