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Tour code: 2420PUSZ
Explore the Great Plains of Hungary on a scenic day trip to the towns of Lajosmizse and Kecskemet. Departing from your Budapest hotel, you’ll escape city life for the day to experience a region full of sun, rivers and lakes. This tour includes a welcome drink along with a traditional Hungarian meal, and provides the chance to discover a hidden jewel for fishing, water sport and equestrian enthusiasts. 

Highlights

  • Day trip from Budapest to Hungary's southern Great Plains region
  • Scenic drives through the Great Plains
  • Guided tour of Kecskemet
  • Traditional welcome drink in Lajosmizse
  • Equestrian performance
  • Carriage ride
  • Hungarian three-course meal with wine
  • English- and German-speaking guide
  • Pick-up and drop-off from central Budapest hotels

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What You Can Expect

Puszta Great Plains and Kecskemet Day Trip from Budapest

Puszta Great Plains Day Trip from Budapest

Your tour will begin with pickup at your Budapest hotel. From there, your guide will take you on a scenic drive to Kecskemet, where you’ll have the chance to view the expansive landscape of the Great Plains along the way. Once in Kecskemet, you’ll explore around town with your guide, witnessing streets filled with colorful Art Nouveau architecture, museums and bottles of the region’s famous apricot brandy.

Afterward you’ll head to Lajosmizse, where you will receive a traditional welcome drink. The celebrated horsemen of the area will put on an exciting performance before you’re swept away in a carriage ride through the Puszta, a grassland biome on the Great Hungarian Plain.

Then it’s time to eat! Your guide will lead you to a traditional Hungarian tavern to enjoy a three-course meal and wine from the region. Gypsy music will keep the mood festive while you dine.

You’ll travel through the scenic Great Plains on the way back to Budapest, admiring wheat fields, grassland and rustic farms along the way.

Customer Reviews

Caren B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This was one of the highlights of our time in Europe.

Ponciano T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This is so highly recommended! This tour brings you out of Budapest into the countryside to experience a horse-riding show in a farm. This gives you an insight into the farming community in Hungary outside of Budapest. The lunch was also superb!

Ivan S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Recommended tour. Very fun and tour leader Elena was friendly. We also liked lunch were they also offered a good vegetarian option with wine and dessert. We were also offered a welcome drink in Puszta and the carriage ride, and horse show were awesome.

Katrina G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Wonderful tour and a great day out to see a different side of Hungary. Our tour guide Ingrid was very knowledgable and interesting which made the tour all the more better.
Delicious lunch and exciting horseshow!! I definitely recommend!

Artur Ribeiro Brazil

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Muito bom passeio. A fazenda é fantástica. Muito agradável a apresentação dos cavalos e cavaleiros, bem como o passeio na charrete. O restaurante que fomos levados é muito bom, tanto no atendimento, quanto nas dependências e ainda a qualidade da refeição. Muito boa guia. Imperdível!

Fennegien g jan J

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

Very good traveling by bus, very good tourguide, very nice viewing the inner city and on top of that the horses which was fabulous. We enjoyed the trip very much
sorry for the late reply
John Janssen

Neil W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This was a great tour the horseman were fantastic to watch and the lunch was terrific. Tour not to be missed.

Warren W USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

This was a fabulous trip and well worth the time and money. The horsemen are exceptional!

Charles G J

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

An interesting tour of the Hungarian countryside, Kecskemét, and the traditional Puszta demonstration with a great meal.

SIMON ROY B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Enjoyable for the whole family.

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