Spend a memorable and romantic evening on a 2-hour scenic cruise along the Danube River. Stare out at Budapest’s grandiose landmarks lit up along the river while you enjoy a traditional Hungarian dinner accompanied by live music.
Buffet Dinner Cruise with Live Music
This cruise with live music and dinner will start at 7 pm. Dinner will consist of a buffet which is served in the boat’s glass room. The room is air-conditioned in summer and heated in winter. After dinner, we recommend you go up to the open-air terrace that offers the best views of Budapest from the water.
During dinner, you'll enjoy the performance of the Rajko folk orchestra.
If you prefer a later dinner, you can book the Budapest dinner cruise with live music at 10 pm.
Dinner is buffet style and consists of the following dishes:
- Fresh seasonal salad with two types of dressing
- Alföld style Goulash soup
- Vegetable soup (winter) or fruit soup (summer)
- Traditional chicken paprikasch
- Hungarian-style stuffed cabbage
- Roast pork with grilled vegetables
- Eggplant tower in tomato sauce
- Grilled vegetables
- Hash browns
- Homemade strudel selection
Drinks included: a welcome drink, a soft drink or a glass of wine and a bottle of water.
Please note that the dinner tables will be shared between 4 to 10 people. The exact number will depend on the availability on the day.
Children under 6
Children under 6 must travel on their parent's lap and must not occupy a seat.
Until September 8, the ship's departure time will be at 8 pm. From September 9 onwards, it will sail at 7 pm.
Special Christmas Cruise
From the 17th to the 30th of December, you'll enjoy a dinner cruise on the Danube River while admiring Budapest's Christmas illumination from the boat.
This Budapest cruise includes live music and an open bar. The tour starts at 7 pm and ends at 10 pm. Between 9 and 10 pm, the boat will be docked at the pier of the river port for you to enjoy a delicious special Christmas dinner.
Cruise & dinner
Children from 6 to 12US$ 52.10
Children under 6Free
2 hour scenic cruise.
Buffet style dinner.
1 welcome drink, 1 soft drink or glass of red or white wine and 1 bottle of water.
Traditional Hungarian live music.
When to book?
You can book up to the start time, as long as there are places remaining. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
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No printing of documentation required.
Promotes local employment.
Has a gender equality policy.
Has a carbon footprint offset policy.
Frequently asked questions
Q - Is there a dress code?
A - The dress code is smart/casual.
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.
"Gróf Széchenyi Ship" Pier