Discover Szentendre - The jewelry box of the Danube Bend
Discover Szentendre – the jewelry box of the Danube Bend - a picturesque tiny baroque town just a short drive away from Budapest and take a look into Obuda (Old Buda) a fascinating neighborhood of the city with its ancient ruins of Aquincum the capital in the Roman times.
Drive to Szentendre located near the river Danube 25 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 of Europe and the popular Romai beach, the ever summer favorite of the locals with simple and cheap restaurants, cafes and bars. Discover Szentendre a picturesque tiny baroque town remarkable for its colorful old houses, churches, museums, art galleries. Here you will also have some time to stroll around the tiny main square flanked by dozens of cafes, restaurants, and souvenir shops and to try „langos" (fried bread) the favorite meal of the locals. You may also visit one of Szentendre museums. The Szentendre Retro Museum (closed on Monday) is an amazing collection of cars, motorcycles, household appliances, toys, furniture used behind the Iron Curtain in the ’70s and ’80s. Szentendre Skanzen Open-Air Folk Village (closed on Monday) is the largest open-air museum of Hungary showcasing the traditional rural life with original thatched roof houses, windmill, animal farm, and much more. On the way back to Budapest take a ride on the spectacular Danube riverbank and enjoy the stunning views of the bridges and nearly all famous landmarks of Budapest.
- Discover Szentendre the jewelry box of the Danube Bend
- Take a look at Obuda with its ancient ruins of Aquincum the capitol in the Roman times
- Visit Szentendre Skanzen Open-Air Folk village or Szentendre Retro museum
- Try langos the favorite meal of the locals
Admission tickets are not included in the tour price
Szentendre Retro museum admission HUF 1500 / EUR 5
Szentendre Skanzen Open Folk Village admission HUF 2000 / EUR 7
Tour duration: 4 hours
Driving distance: 50 km
Difficulty level: medium
Tour type: private tour
Guide: private English speaking guide
APR-OCT Daily at 10 AM
Check-in 15 min. before departure time
Budapest Scooter Tour 1053 Budapest Vámház körút 10 (the office is located inside the house courtyard) Hotline: +36 309845100
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.
K bridge- the Sziget Festival entrance
The "K" bridge is the entrance to Obuda island, home to the Sziget Festival one of the largest music events in Europe. The "K" bridge takes its name 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.
Szentendre is a picturesque baroque town located 20 km north of Budapest alongside the river Danube. The tiny old town features colorful houses, churches and dozens of cafes, restaurants, quaint shops, art galleries, and museums. Szentendre Skanzen Open-air Folk Village is the largest Hungarian open-air museum located just a few kilometers from the town center.
Szentendre Skanzen Folk Village
The stunning village is the largest open-air museum of Hungary showcasing the traditional rural life with original thatched roof houses, farming tools and buildings, windmill, animal farm, locksmith and much more...
Closed on Monday. Duration of visit 1 hour. Entrance ticket: HUF 2.000 ( EUR 7)
Amazing private collection of cars, motorcycles, household appliances, toys, furniture used in the 70s' and 80s' in the Eastern Bloc.
Open TUE-SUN 9.00-17.00 Admission: HUF 1. 500 (EUR 5)
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.