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History & Wine in Eger

Eger is one of the most fascinating sites of Hungary! See the country’s second largest church,

wander down beautiful Baroque streets and see the northernmost Turkish medieval minraret in Europe!

Sample fine Hungarian wines and feast of superb Hungarian peasant food!

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Enrich your stay in Hungary with a memorable excursion to the world of Hungarian wine. The destination is Eger, a 90-minute drive from Budapest, from where you will depart for your full day’s adventure.

The second largest city in the north of Hungary, Eger has had an interesting history and you will get to stroll along the impressive Baroque streets visiting sights such as its Basilica and 17th-Century Minaret, the northernmost Turkish minaret in Europe.

Wander down Széchenyi Street and Dobó István Square to take in the Minorite Church and splendid Baroque and Rococo houses. You will visit the ruins of the city’s castle, where you will be rewarded with glorious panoramic views.

There will be time to enjoy a coffee and cake in one of the city’s atmospheric cafés before continuing to a winery to taste some of the finest wines of the renowned wine region, such as Egri Bikavér.

The Eger region is known for its production of high quality reds and whites and you will get to taste 5-6 different wines, accompanied by a delicious Hungarian “peasant dish” with some classic goulash soup.

Full of fine wine and food, you will be transferred back to Budapest for a drop-off at your city center hotel or location of choice.


1 person 2 persons 3 persons 4-7 persons from 8 persons
80.000,-/pers 46.000,-/pers 43.000,-/pers 40.000,-/pers 37.000,-/pers

Duration: 8 hours


  • personal guide
  • transportation by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • walking ticket to the Castle of Eger
  • lunch
  • wine-tasting with cold snack (cheese, olives, cured meat)
  • pick-up and drop-off that can be arranged from the Budapest location of your choice

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