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Trip Highlight for History and Political Junkies

What a pleasure to tour the Budapest espionage hot spots with knowledgeable and personable Ivan... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
DMacki
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Vancouver, Canada
Incredible spy stories in the locations they took place

Even if I am not an expert or very enthusiastic about the topic, I really enjoyed this tour. Why... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Isabel V
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Barcelona, Spain
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29 Aug 2017
“Trip Highlight for History and Political Junkies”
17 Aug 2017
“Incredible spy stories in the locations they took place”
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We provide a fun and easy-going way for you to discover the history of Budapest in the Communist era. While we zigzag across the beautiful Buda and Pest on both sides of the river, I will tell you incredible, sometimes heartwarming, sometimes...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Szabadság tér, Budapest 1077, Hungary
District V / Inner City
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+36 30 696 0647
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

What a pleasure to tour the Budapest espionage hot spots with knowledgeable and personable Ivan ! This tour is part sightseeing, part walking ,part history and a whole heap of espionage. We enjoyed learning about the history and looking at Ivan's personal archives over a...More

Thank DMacki
Ivan K, Owner at Cold War Private Tours Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear DMacki, thank you so much for your comment and for your interest in the tour. It was a great pleasure to take the walk with you, and I am very happy that you had such a good time. Best wishes to both of you!

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Even if I am not an expert or very enthusiastic about the topic, I really enjoyed this tour. Why? Because, opposite to what happens in most of the tours, I didn't just hear a general story but a bunch of incredible spy stories in the...More

Thank Isabel V
Ivan K, Owner at Cold War Private Tours Budapest, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you Isabel! It is one of our objectives to make the walking tour equally interesting for the casual travellers as well as for "history freaks". I am very happy that you enjoyed our vivid spy stories of Cold War Budapest.

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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
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Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica
stand out as two of the finest examples of
architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for
more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval
city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while
the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention
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