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Enjoy a spectacular Hungarian Folklore Show in the Danube Palace, after discovering one of the most beautiful buildings on a guided tour – the Hungarian Parliament.

Inclusions of Folk Show & Parliament Tour Package

Budapest Folk Show

Budapest Folk Show

  • 1.5h Hungarian Folk Show (8 pm – 9.30 pm)
  • 1st Category Seating (Seating Map)
  • 1h Guided Parliament Tour (incl. 10min security check-in) from approx. 11 am (guide in English only) – Passport needed for entry
  • Free entry to 2 historical standing ships in the city center

Prices of Folk Show & Parliament Tour

€39 for EU-citizen Adults (€52 for non-EU citizens)
€37 for EU-citizen Students (€40 for non-EU citizens)

Schedule

The Old Upper House Hall

The Old Upper House Hall

The Parliament Tour starts either at 10.45am or 11am, depending on the date. Please check the booking form to see the exact starting hour on your preferred date of visit.

Schedule of 10.45am – 12pm Parliament Tour & 8pm Folk Show package:

10.30-11am: Registration at Parliament Visitor Center (please look for the hostess with a sign) at the Northern side of Kossuth Lajos Square
Address: 1-3 Kossuth Lajos Sq. Budapest H-1055
11am-12pm: Parliament Tour (approx. 50 min guided tour + 10 min security check-in and out)
12pm: Parliament Tour ends
7.40pm: Meeting at Folk Show Venue (Danube Palace)
8-9.45pm: Hungarian Folk Show

Schedule of 11am – 12.15pm Parliament Tour & 8pm Folk Show package:

10.45-11.15am: Registration at Parliament Visitor Center (please look for the hostess with a sign) at the Northern side of Kossuth Lajos Square
Address: 1-3 Kossuth Lajos Sq. Budapest H-1055
11.15am-12.15pm: Parliament Tour (approx. 50 min guided tour + 10 min security check-in and out)
12.15pm: Parliament Tour ends
7.40pm: Meeting at Folk Show Venue (Danube Palace)
8-9.45pm: Hungarian Folk Show

Terms & Conditions

Visitor Center of Budapest Parliament

Visitor Center of Budapest Parliament

To be able to participate in the tour, you will need to bring:

  • PRINTED Parliament Ticket (sent in PDF format after booking)
  • Adults: valid passport or photo ID card
  • Students: valid passport or photo ID card + valid Student ID (Students must be under 24 years of age)
  • Cruise & Parliament Tour package confirmation email (in printed or digital format)

Security Check
A security check is required before entering the Parliament. Forbidden items: large bags, packages or objects capable of causing personal injury, such as pocket knives, knives, gas spray, weapons, firearms, ammunition, explosives, blasting agents or related devices, or any pyrotechnic devices.

Photos/ Videos
Taking photos /videos is permitted, except in the great Dome Hall (for the protection of the Holy Crown).

Pets
Pets are not allowed in the building, except guide dogs.

Cancellation Policy
Late arrival or no-show means no refund. The tour cannot be re-scheduled.
Please note that the building of the Parliament is a functioning state institution. Due to parliamentary or state events, visits may be cancelled for certain dates. In such case, you will be informed about options of re-scheduling your tour or offering a refund.
The maximum number of guests on each tour is 20 people. In case of overbooking, you will be offered the closest available date. If we do not receive a reply from you min. 24 hours before the tour, your booking will be cancelled without the option of any refund.

Dress Code
Appropriate clothing is required for each visitor.

Pickup & Drop Off
The price of the package does not include any hotel pickup or drop off, but the cruise hostesses can order you a reliable taxi after the program, if you wish.

Code of Conduct

As per the Code of Conduct of the House of Parliament, the following actions are forbidden:

  • Wearing or displaying symbols of dictatorship or conducting oneself in a manner deleterious to the National Assembly, to the national treasure of the Holy Crown and the Coronation Insignia, or to human dignity,
  • Bringing flags, noise-making devices or other instruments of protest into the building,
  • Raising one’s voice, sing or demonstrate in the building,
  • Eating, drinking or smoking in the building,
  • Sitting, kneeling or lying on the stairs, ground or furnishings in the building,
  • Causing damage to the building or to the furnishings,
  • Disturbing or in any way hindering organisations and staff in the building in their work.

Guests who fail to act in accordance with the Code of Conduct will be escorted out of the building by guards. No financial compensation will be issued for unfinished programs.

Wine Catacomb Restaurant

The Wine Catacomb Restaurant offers guests a traditional Hungarian evening in a wine cellar.

Located in Budafok, citadel of the Hungarian wine culture with its unique wine cellar system, which was awarded the honourable title of “The town of grape and wine”.

Wine Catacomb Restaurant

Wine Catacomb Restaurant

The restaurant is established in a former wine cellar of the Budafok cellar system, and is more than just a restaurant where you can enjoy delightful and famous Hungarian dishes, but it also hosts special folklore programs.

Folk dance ensembles and a 5-member folk group deliver performances specially choreographed for this place, in the very centre of the restaurant called Theatre Hall.

The folklore program consists of three parts, the first two parts presenting Hungarian dances, while the third mainly gypsy dance and music.

Folk Show in the Wine Catacomb Restaurant

Folk Show in the Wine Catacomb Restaurant

The folk show starts at 20.30 pm every day.

Address: 64 Nagytetenyi street, District 22,  H-1222

Szeker Csarda Budapest

Szeker Csarda in Budapest is a perfect choice should you wish to get a taste of the Hungarian traditional gastronomy and folk culture at the same time.

Szeker Csarda Budapest

Szeker Csarda Budapest

Situated on the Obuda Hajogyar island only a 5 minutes walk from the north dock of the island, meaning it is easily approachable by boat as well, Szeker Csarda welcomes guests from all over the world with palinka (Hungary’s well-known brandy), home made salt-cake (pogacsa) and traditional folk shows.

With its groundspace of 840 squaremeters, air-conditioned hall, a built-in stage, amplification and a cloakroom, the Csarda gives a very cosy feeling by the application of wood, cane, brick an with the everyday tools of the rural life.

Szeker Csarda Budapest

Szeker Csarda Budapest

The interior of th place reminds guests to a big country barn with long wood tables and a big stage in the front.

Szeker Csarda hosts folk shows, where the braver guests can also take part in the program with the help of our dancers elevating the real experience and creating a lifelong memory.

 

 

Address: Budapest, Obudai Hajogyar-sziget 23796/32 hrsz., 1037 Hungary
Phone: +36 1 436 7440

Folk Show in Szeker Csarda Budapest

Folk Show in Szeker Csarda Budapest