We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

RiverRide

#54 of 281 Tours in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
Neighbourhood:
District V / Inner City
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
Address: Szechenyi Istvan ter 7-8., Budapest 1051, Hungary
Phone Number:
+36 1 332 2555
Website
Today
09:00 - 19:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 09:00 - 19:00
Description:

First in Europe!Budapest – as you can only see it with us Until now you...

First in Europe!Budapest – as you can only see it with us Until now you could choose between touring our beautiful capital on four wheels or marvelling at the city from the deck of a pleasure boat. Now you don’t need to choose: RiverRide is a special sightseeing tour on which you can see the sights of Budapest from a comfortable seat, first along its busy streets, and then, from one second to the next – to the gasps of some of your fellow travellers – you splash into the lapping water of the river.

read more
Book In Advance
More Info
US$30.74*
and up
Budapest Sightseeing Tour by Land and Water
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 327 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 97
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
RiverRide is a great tour

This was a great tour with recorded comenatary or live guide in English and German. I learned some very interesting facts about Budapest as well as facts about the coach turn boat... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Shannon O
,
Budapest, Hungary
via mobile

Similar Things to Do in Budapest

Add Photo Write a Review

327 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 162: English reviews
Budapest, Hungary
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great tour with recorded comenatary or live guide in English and German. I learned some very interesting facts about Budapest as well as facts about the coach turn boat that we were riding in. It was a very good experience.

Helpful?
Thank Shannon O
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear Shannon O, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program and special thanks for your comments and compliments about the tour. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Saw this advertised and it looked a bit different to the usual bus tours of cities. Easy to book and very friendly staff greeted us upon arrival. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and was able to keep the group interested and involved throughout the entire tour. The obvious selling point is the portion of the tour down the Danube.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Dave J
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear Dave J, thank you for your comments and compliments about our RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

Bedford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

This was a great acitivty to do, very educational and the headphones can be changed to a range of different languages so everyone can understand whats going on.

Helpful?
Thank danicabassoo
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear danicabassoo, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program and special thanks for your comments and compliments about the tour. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

A very different way to see budapest, first a bus tour then into the river, great fun!! The guide was very informative - good fun!! Would recommend

Helpful?
Thank Alison B
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear Alison B, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program and thank you for your comments and compliments about the tour and the guide. Special thanks for recommending our tour to other visitors. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Have you ever floated in a bus during a city tour? It is amazing cool city tour with lots of fun. Go for it!!

Helpful?
Thank jamesguyklm
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear jamesguyklm, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program and thank you for your comments and compliments about the tour. Special thanks for recommending our tour to other visitors. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

Warrington, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
180 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Have done similar in a number of cities. The bus is only a few years old and great, but you see not much of Pest, nothing of Buda and the river ride is not particularly inspiring, missing many of the key areas you would like to see.

Helpful?
Thank Turtle5954
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear Turtle5954, we regret that you didn’t enjoy RiverRide amphibious sightseeing so much. For us, every guest opinion is important in order to improve and change our services accordingly and be able to offer even better conditions and even more enjoyable experience on our tours with the splash. As for your comment about the sights you could not see during... More 

Cairo, Egypt
Level Contributor
33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Yes i call it adventure it was really nice specially the part when it transforms into a boat it's really amazing i hardly recommend it you will be able to see all Budapest in a bus boat

Helpful?
Thank hanawaleed
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear hanawaleed, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program and special thanks for your comments and compliments about the tour. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

Haifa
Level Contributor
22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Very nice trip , bought tickets morning time and noon time went to trip. Great experience for kids and adults. It lasts for 1 hour and bring you back to the same point. Tip: Take seats at the front of bus for netter view and don't forget your camera ) Also some discount for Budapest card

Helpful?
Thank kipi2000
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear kipi2000, thank you for taking part on RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program. We are happy to read that you and the kids and enjoyed the RiverRide program with the SPLASH so much. Special thanks for your comments and for the advices to our future guests. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

Level Contributor
50 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The ride in the bus offers a lot of excitement to young children and they had a great time. In addition to experience of the bus is sailing in the river the tour was very informative and interesting. Very recommended!

Helpful?
Thank Anat K
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear Anat K, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program. We are more than happy to read that you and your childre enjoyed the RiverRide program with the SPLASH so much. Special thanks for your comments about the tour . With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

Kaiserslautern, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This was a lot of fun and won't break the bank. The transition from land to water was accompanied by dramatic musical score and was a delight. Commentary for any and all language speakers. A good time!

Helpful?
Thank h0pezbeth
RiverRide I, Manager at RiverRide, responded to this review

Dear h0pezbeth, thank you for choosing RiverRide Sightseeing in Budapest on Land and Water program and special thanks for your comments and compliments about the tour. With kind regards, the RiverRide Team More 

Travellers who viewed RiverRide also viewed

Budapest, Central Hungary
 
Budapest, Central Hungary
 

Been to RiverRide? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of RiverRide and other visitors
4 questions
Ask a question
Boroughbridge, United Kingdom

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from RiverRide staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?

Staying in District V / Inner City

Neighbourhood Profile
District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube, with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The 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 and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
Explore this neighbourhood