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Budapest Food and Wine Tasting Tour

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  • Location: Budapest, Hungary
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 2336GAS
Don't get caught up in a touristy restaurant trying watered-down goulash in Budapest! Hungarian food, wine, spirits and hospitality are famous all over the world, and you'll discover why on this gastronomic tour with your private guide. Numbers are limited to 8 people on this small-group Budapest food and wine tasting walking tour, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.

Highlights

  • Free drinks included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Lunch included
Your tasting extravaganza provides an overview of Hungary's typical food and drink, led by a private guide. You'll learn how Hungarian food is prepared and the exact ingredients that go into making the famous dishes, plus visit a market to see where the locals shop for traditional ingredients. You'll also get insider tips where to find the best restaurants while in Budapest!

Your tour begins with a visit to the great market hall where you will get an overview of the produce used in Hungarian kitchen. Here you will learn all about the use of the famous paprika spice, local vegetables and meats. Follow your guide through Budapest to the citiy's best known butchers and patisseries and sample traditional Hungarian delicacies, including kolbasz (Hungarian sausage) and Dobos Torta (sponge cake layered with chocolate butter cream and topped with caramel). What you taste will vary depending on the season.

After your samplings, you'll visit a wine shop for a wine-tasting and more information about the wines you will try. The wine-tasting covers three traditional wines of Hungary, and reveals the history and legends behind each wine.


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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Central Budapest
Departure Time:
10am
Return Details:
Tour ends at wine bar just a short walk from the Great Market Hall

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Pricing information

Budapest Food and Wine Tasting Tour

Budapest Wine Tasting and Lunch

Inclusions:
  • Professional guide
  • Visit to the Great Market Hall
  • Hungarian food tasting
  • Wine tasting (3 wines)
Exclusions:
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entrance fees
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking. Options for vegetarians, guests with allergies and religious dietary restrictions may be limited
  • In the unlikely event that market hall is closed it will be substituted with a local grocery store
  • Tour goes in all weather conditions
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Mary, September 2014

Do not miss this tour. It was fantastic so interesting. Our guide Barbara was amazing so informative . The food was plentiful and fabulous. Barbara was an excellent guide with a good sense of humour. We met a couple from Australia who were good fun so made the tour even better. The wine tasting ex

Reviewed by: ann j, August 2014

Highly recommend this tour Barbara our tour guide was amazing very knowledgable with both food and wine also local history .Our small group got on really well and had a few laughs and so much food couldn't eat it all ! Barbara also gave us a list of other places she recommended and once again impressed us Pesti Deszno.

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Tour code: 2336GAS