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clock-o3 hours 30 minutes (Approx.)
ticket-oMobile ticket
commentOffered in: English


Enjoy a ringside seat for Budapest’s August 20 fireworks on this 3.5-hour River Danube cruise. On the evening of St. Stephen’s Day, the national holiday marking Hungary’s founding, enjoy a sightseeing cruise along the Danube, admiring floodlit landmarks including the Chain Bridge and Parliament. Savor a glass of Champagne and a 4-course dinner served at your table, and enjoy live piano music before watching the fireworks display over the river from deck.
  • 3.5-hour St. Stephen’s Day fireworks dinner cruise in Budapest
  • Admire the floodlit landmarks on a cruise on the River Danube
  • Enjoy spectacular views of 20 August fireworks from deck
  • Listen to live piano music as you relax
  • Glass of Champagne and sit-down 4-course dinner included
  • Drinks available to purchase from bar
Make your own way to the departure pier on the River Danube on the evening of August 20.

Be shown aboard your modern and spacious cruise boat, and admire the views of Budapest from the water as you savor a welcome glass of Champagne. Additional drinks are available from the bar (own expense).

Absorb the pleasant breezes on the upper deck, and enjoy a 1-hour round-trip cruise along the Danube. Have your camera ready as you glide by the illuminated Chain Bridge, Buda Castle District, and Parliament building. Then, gaze at lush Margaret Island before your vessel turns back, giving you another chance to photograph the sights.

Savor a delicious 4-course dinner served in the candlelit indoor salon, enjoying delights such as sable fish or duck leg confit, followed by a dessert like chocolate cream. See the Itinerary for a sample menu.

After dinner, enjoy a special program of live piano music. Lose yourself in the melodies, and then visit the upper deck for the annual St. Stephen’s Day fireworks. Enjoy spectacular views of the dazzling display, watching as the rockets erupt in the night sky over the city.

After the fireworks, leave the boat, bringing your experience to an end.


Sample Dinner Cruise Menu:

  • Appetisers in pastry basket 
  • Green pea cream soup with roasted almonds
Main course (choice of one):
  • Sablefish fillet with sauce hollandaise and vegetable lasagne
  • Duck leg confit with crispy white cabbage and gratin potatoes
  • Tender beef stew with polenta
  • Chocolate cream with orange coulis


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, Sep 2015

It was nice but the trip could be all the way the river in Budapest.

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