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Budapest Day and Night Sightseeing Cruise provided by Dock 8A

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Budapest Day and Night Sightseeing Cruise

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Updated 20/08/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20/08/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
If you want to enjoy a sightseeing cruise in Budapest, without a rigid itinerary, opt for this flexible Danube River cruise with several daily departures, offered day or night. After you set out on the river, you can enjoy stunning, panoramic views of the Hungarian capital. Learn about the city as you cruise with audio commentary, and pass must-see attractions like the Buda Castle and must-see House of Parliament.
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You'll start at
Dock 8A
Budapest, Jane Haining rkp., 1052 HungaryOn the riverbank, between pier 8 and pier 9 You will find Blue River port. That is our waiting area with a bar, the boat waits there for boarding.
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    Dock 8A
    Stop: 50 minutes -
    Unlimited use for 24 hours. Day and Night Cruise. English & German audio guide. DAY CRUISE Cruise in Budapest! Lay back and relax on our wavy, breezy cruise on the river Danube. NIGHT CRUISE Budapest is gorgeous at night! Enjoy the illuminated sights while floating down the Danube.
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You'll end at
Dock 8A
Budapest, Jane Haining rkp., 1052 HungaryOn the riverbank, between pier 8 and pier 9 You will find Blue River port. That is our waiting area with a bar, the boat waits there for boarding.
See address & details
Highlights
  • Cruise along the scenic Danube River on this Budapest sightseeing cruise
  • Pass must-see riverfront sights, like Margaret Island and the Citadel
  • Easily fit a cruise into your itinerary, with unlimited use for 24 hours
  • Leave from centrally-located Dock 8A, just steps from the Elisabeth Bridge
Important Information
Departure Point
Dock 8A, Budapest, Jane Haining rkp., 1052 Hungary
Duration
50m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Day and Night Cruise.
  • English & German Audio Guide.
Exclusions
  • Food and shot drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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apars0n wrote a review Jan 2020
Manchester, United Kingdom578 contributions117 helpful votes
3000HUF is a reasonable price for what was advertised as a 55 minute night cruise, but was actually slightly shorter in time (and length as it bypasses Magrit island in the evenings). Unfortunately the commentary was not available outside and I really wanted to experience the
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Nita Jane Ong C wrote a review Nov 2019
4 contributions1 helpful vote
The cruise at night with lighted buildings & castle & the Parliament was an experience that cannot be missed. But there was a couple behind us that kept on talking loud & on his cell phone so we could not hear or understand the narration which could have been very informational
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Alison L wrote a review Nov 2019
Lincoln, United Kingdom89 contributions26 helpful votes
We booked a 2 day hop on hop off ticket at one of the stalls near the river and the girl was very helpful. I originally wanted an evening cruise and just checked the price but it was the same price for the 2 day ticket. We were also able to book the time for our evening cruise
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Eden.levin wrote a review Oct 2019
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Originally we wanted to go only at noon but when we discovered that it is for 24 hours we decided to take the night ride as well. I didn't try the bathroom but it was really nice sitting on the dock at the 2nd level. We heard the explanation pretty good in English and German.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from BlueRiverDock8A, Vendégkapcsolati vezető at Budapest Day and Night Sightseeing Cruise
Responded 08 Nov 2019
Dear Edenlevin, Thank You for Your review. Have a nice day! Zsófi
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JoanCYardleyPA wrote a review Sep 2019
PAUSA186 contributions102 helpful votes
This was the night boat cruise attached to our Hop ON Hop Off tickets--with the company that says "official--look for the giraffe. We were appalled that our young, hip, pilot was texting and looking at his cellphone 80% of the time that were were on this boat, in the dark with
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Date of experience: September 2019
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About the operator

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Tiberiu_Baranyi
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River cruise in Budapest
Last autumn in Budapest we spontaneously decided that we'll take a boat cruise on the Danube. So we picked the fir
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TDWKent
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Terrible
If I could give this company zero stars I would. We were booked for a 2pm cruise and were encouraged to have drinks
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MikeC C
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Worst experience ever
We booked a 4.30pm cruise with two drinks included, arrived on time and boarded the boat 10 minutes late, all was g
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DaveThomasLeicester
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One of many river boat trips
Many companies advertise all sorts of Danube trips and cruises. This one is well priced and you do not have to have
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Ladyroose
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Be part of the magic
We took the boat ride with my boyfriend on the river called Duna. There is a ticket with 2 drinks included, it is a
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L3546
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Worst experience ever
We weren't told the two stops weren't in use, and when we complained afterwards, we were met with the worst attitud
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joeandclairem
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Evening Boat Trip.....ripped off😡
Did some research about evening boat trips up the Danube. Opted for this. On arrival at the pier told we'd have 30
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Visitamos
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Basic, not great quick and short "cruise"
Wanted to admit a river cruiser and the was a rep for the company selling tickets (9 euro each). Seemed decent so w
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santo t
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Nice Hop On Hop Off river cruise
Strolling near Dock 8A and found this Hop On Hop Off Boat Tour, it is really affordable trip, relax river cruise wi
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ElskeK3
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All right
The boat tour is okay. You can see everything and the boat is okay. The tour is a bit boring and you can't always h
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Sarellard
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A quick journey but suited us perfect
We travelled with two young babies. Its hard to find info online about whether tours are suitable for babies / bugg
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IriniSky
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Nice cruise to see all attractions from the river
No need for pre-registration. We took only the cruise for 6000 forints, it is always more expensive to pay in euros
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Krissy53
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Great River Trip
Great company, well organised and great value for money. We paid around £8.00 for an hours night time river cruise
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Estev0
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Took a 1 hour boat trip
Decided to do this 1 hour cruise on the Danube this afternoon. Took the 3.30pm cruise. The deal includes 2 drinks o
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Zoe H
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Really good boat trip and great value!
I thought the boat trip was brilliant, we arrived 20 minutes before the departure time, we gave us time to get a dr
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