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Eger Wine Region - From Budapest

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Highlights

  • Sample some exquisite Hungarian Wines
  • Visit one of the most attractive Baroque towns in Hungary
  • Visit Basilica. built in Neo-classical style.
  • Enjoy a wonderful lunch

Overview

This tour gives you the opportunity to taste some exquisite wine as you travel to Hungary’s famous wine producing region. The town of Eger is renowned for its excellent wines, notably the fiery red Bull’s Blood. Taste this, and some others at a local traditional restaurant with the 3-course lunch.

Eger is also one of the most attractive Baroque towns in Hungary, with a stunning basilica, one of the largest in Hungary. Built in Neo-Classical style, its architecture is impressive. You will also visit Eger’s 16th century castle.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from your hotel and travel by coach/mini bus to Eger, a famous wine-producing region of Hungary. The region is particularly well-known for its fiery red wine, called the Bull’s Blood.

You will also visit the Basilica. Built in Neo-classical style, it is the second largest church in Hungary. Also included in this tour is a visit to the 16th century castle which overlooks the town.

You will stop in Ladies Valley for wine tasting with a three-course lunch, which will be traditional Hungarian food such as fried chicken or turkey with potatoes or rice, followed by sponge cake.

The tour ends at Erzsebet Square.

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Reviews

This was a great tour and was everything it said it would be. We visited the fortified wall and ruins of the town before going tot he wine region. We had plenty of time to... Brenda K Clark

Good excursion out of Budapest, nice drive to Eger. Eger sights worth viewing and good restaurant experience.... Charles Mifsud

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

01 May - 31 Oct: Tuesday and Thursday

Duration

9 hours

Start time

Start time: 0900h (09:00am)
Duration: 9 hours

Meeting point

From centrally located Budapest hotels.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)

Ending point

The tour ends at Erzsébet Square

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick up
  • Transportation via coach
  • Entrance to the Basilica and castle
  • Wine tasting with 3 course lunch
  • Guided commentary in English and German

Exclusions

  • Hotel drop off

Please note

Please call the tour operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.

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