Join us on a captivating journey to Eger, a city nestled in the northeastern heart of Hungary. Eger is renowned for its historic landmarks, soothing thermal baths, and the exquisite quality of its wines. As you embark on this full-day tour, you’ll stroll through the Baroque downtown, uncovering gems like Dobo Square and the grand Main Cathedral. Prepare to delve into Eger’s rich history and heritage.
- Your adventure commences with a private tour guided by a fluent English-speaking guide.
- We’ll make your journey even more convenient by picking you up from your hotel at your preferred time.
Over the course of this comprehensive 8-hour tour, you will:
- Explore the Baroque downtown area, visiting Dobo Square and the magnificent Main Cathedral.
- Step back in time with a visit to the Castle of Eger, a symbol of heroic resistance against the Ottoman Turks during the Siege of Eger in 1552. The defenders’ valiant efforts led to victory as they vanquished more than 8,000 Turkish soldiers.
- Discover the northernmost Turkish minaret from the 17th century, a towering structure that reaches 40 meters in height, providing a unique historical perspective.
- Conclude your day with a journey to the “Valley of Beautiful Woman” in the outskirts of Eger, a place renowned for its numerous wine cellars. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to savor three distinct local wines.
- Return to Budapest in high spirits, your heart and palate enriched by the treasures of Eger.
- 280 EUR for 1-2 persons.
- 340 EUR for 3-5 persons.
- Contact us for pricing options for groups of 6 or more.
- Private guided tour in English.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off for added convenience.
- Entrance tickets to the Castle of Eger.
Eger, a city brimming with history, thermal baths, and world-class wines, awaits your exploration. The 8-hour tour will introduce you to Eger’s Baroque beauty, the Castle’s storied past, and the intriguing Turkish minaret. As the day unfolds, you’ll also get to taste the region’s finest wines in the charming “Valley of Beautiful Woman.” Whether you’re a small or larger group, we offer multi-language tours to cater to your preferences. Join us for a day of historical enlightenment, sensory delights, and unforgettable moments in the heart of Eger.