XXVII. Budapest Wine Festival, 6 - 9 September 2018
|Type:||Guided tour for groups min.10 persons|
Day 1: Arrival
Individual arrival at Budapest. Check into your hotel. Welcome dinner.
1 hour cruise on the Danube with a glass of champagne.
Day 2: Budapest
City tour with guide. Visit the Castle District: Matthias Church and Fisherman Bastion, splendid view from the Gellert Hill, visit on the Pest side, Heroes Square with the Millenary monuments, the famous Public buildings and the Parliament. Short walk in the City Park and Vajdahunyad Castle, which is represent the architectural styles of the 19th century. Afternoon visit the Wine Exhibition.
Day 3: Budapest
In the morning we will enjoy the unique festival of the wine, gastronomy and entertainment in Buda Castle Palace Terraces. Here visitors can see the full range of Hungarian bottled wines and also taste special Hungarian dishes. On the vintage procession folk dancers in traditional costumes and wine knights will proceed through the Buda Castle. Spectators will be entertained by folk dance and bands on the Festival stage.Folklore evening and dinner, music, folk dance, folk songs.
Day 4: Danube Bend excursion
After dighseeing tour in Eszergom and Visegrad stop at Szentendre the lovely, romantic art town. Visit the Open-air Ethnographic Museum in Szentendre. Demonstration and exhibition of traditions, crafts and peasant cooking associated with the culture of wine. The program includes a wine fair with sales and tasting, cellar visits, folk dishes, musicians and comedians, handicraft displays, and choosing the vintage queen. Evening: Goodby Budapest! Dinner with wine tasting in Matthias Cellar.
Day 5: Departure
Departure according your timetable.
Optional Extra day: Lake Balaton excursion
Full day excursion by bus to Lake Balaton, the region of aromatic wines. Visit in Tihany. Visit the center of historical Hungarian wine region, Badacsony. After lunch we can take a closer look the vineyards and cellars and taste the famous wine, the Badacsonyi Olaszrizling. Extra night with breakfast in Budapest .
6 September 2018.
EUR 685 / persons sharing the double room
Single Supplement: EUR 170
Price of optional extra day:
EUR 140 / persons sharing the double room
Single Supplement: EUR 40
The participation fee includes: accommodation for 4 nights in Hotel **** , double rooms with bad or shower with half board, programs according the itinerary, entrance fees, guide and transfer for daily programs.
Event details can change! Please check with us that the event is happening before making travel arrangements We can arrange further programs on previous request!
Tour Identifier: WIBP051