01 May - 31 Oct: Tuesday and ThursdayDuration
9 hoursStart time
Start time: 0900h (09:00am)
Duration: 9 hours
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.)
The tour ends at Erzsébet Square
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.
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.
Please call the tour operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.
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
The first surprise was that we were driven to Eger in a private car with an extremely knowledgeable and personable guide, a former captain of Hungary's national airline. Needless...Renee Addison
We were collected by taxi from our Budapest hotel and taken to the meeting point, outside the Meridian hotel. Our guide, Imre, took us to a smallish bus capable of carrying...MR J B EMERY