Great Market Hall Tour & Tasting in Budapest

Discover the largest and most iconic market of Budapest – the Great Market Hall on a guided tasting tour. The approx. 100 minutes walking tour inside the Market Hall will show you the best stands of the market, introducing you to the Hungarian “market etiquette”.

The Great Market Hall Tour can also be booked with some Tastings included to make the most out of your market visit.

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Inclusions of Budapest Great Market Hall Tour

Great Market Hall

Great Market Hall

  • 1h 40min Program in the city center (Guided Tour & Optional Tastings)
  • Visiting the Great Market Hall
  • Professional English Guide
  • Tasting of 6 Different Hungarian Specialties (in Tasting ticket only)
  • Short introduction of the Hungarian history, traditions, & culture
  • Student Discount available
  • Free for Children under 6
  • E-Ticket via email (no printing needed)

Prices of Great Market Tour

Great Market Hall Tour without Tastings:

€20 for Adults
€18 for Students

Great Market Hall Tour with Tastings:

€26 for Adults
€24 for Students

Great Market Hall in Budapest

Great Market Hall in Budapest

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Schedule of Budapest Market Tour

The Great Market Tour runs throughout the year, from 11am on every Saturday (except bank holidays)

Tastings Included in the Great Market Hall Tour in Budapest

The Budapest Great Market Hall can be booked with our without Tastings. If you choose to book the tour with Tasting, you will sample the following traditional Hungarian foods. Please note that food allergies cannot be catered for on this tour.

  • Savoury Scones
  • Hungarian Salami (winter salami or Mangalica salami)
  • Traditional Pickles (3-4 types)
  • Truffle Cream
  • Plum and Lavender Jam
  • Handmade Strudel

Miscellaneous Info about the Budapest Great Market Hall Tour

The tour is free for children under 6 years of age. Minimum recommended age: 4-5 years.

The tour is unfortunately not suitable for wheelchair users or small kids in a stroller.

The language of the guide is English only.

Plum Jam - photo by Isabelle Boucher

Plum Jam – photo by Isabelle Boucher

Hungarian Cheese Scones - photo by Audreys6

Hungarian Cheese Scones – photo by Audreys6

Great Market Hall Budapest Pickles Vendor

Great Market Hall Pickles /redteam Photography

Hungarian Paprika Salami photo by Torben Heidenreich

Hungarian Paprika Salami photo by Torben Heidenreich

Hungarian Strudels photo by Top Budapest

Hungarian Strudels photo by Top Budapest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Downtown Market Hall Tour

Discover and taste a special selection of the real Hungarian cuisine (such as the authentic Goulash Soup and some favourite desserts of the locals) on a Guided Market Tour, visiting the Downtown Market Hall and some further inner city locations.

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Downtown Market in Hold Street

Downtown Market in Hold Street

Inclusions of Downtown Market Hall Tour

  • 3.5h Program in the city center (Guided Tour & Tastings)
  • Visiting the Downtown Market Hall in Hold str. (Hold utca)
  • Professional English Guide
  • Visiting 4-6 further locations for tastings (such as a local butcher and cheese shop)
  • Tasting of 10 Different Hungarian Specialties (full list: please see below)
  • Tasting of Local Craft Beers (200ml) or Homemade Lemonade
  • 1 Bottle of Mineral Water
  • Short introduction of the Hungarian history, traditions, & culture

Prices of Downtown Market Tour

€50 for Adults
€25 for Children (0-12 years old)

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Schedule of Tour

The Downtown Market Tour runs throughout the year.

April to October: 2 pm on every Monday, Thursday and Friday
November to March: 2 pm on every Friday

Tastings Included in the Downtown Market Hall Tour

  • Hungarian cheese specialties (8-10 dkg in total)
  • Selection of Hungarian salamis (including deer)(8-10 dkg in total)
  • ‘Langos’ (fried Hungarian flat bread)
  • ‘Kolbasz & Hurka’ (sausages & pickled vegetables)(10-15 dkg in total)
  • Goulash soup served in a mini loaf bread
  • ‘Turo Rudi’ (a chilled chocolate covered dessert)
  • ‘Kurtoskalacs’ (a sweet dough pastry covered in sugar)
  • ‘Flodni’ (Jewish-Hungarian cake with 4 different fillings)
  • Variety of craft beers & homemade lemonade

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