Christmas Eve Dinner And Cruise with Live Music
The festive season comes pretty Christmas trees and lights, but how about the magnificent Elizabeth Bridge or the Buda Castle donning their evening gowns of cascading illuminations? These and many more mesmerising sights, along with fabulous food and Hungarian folk tunes, await guests of gorgeous Budapest on the Christmas Eve Dinner and Cruise with Live Music. A boat tour for the books, this event condenses all that is beautiful and fun about the Pearl of the Danube into 120 minutes of pure enjoyment. Admire the city as you glide upon the blue Danube’s gentle waves in your smart casual attire, taste Hungary’s traditional cuisine, and raise a glass of local wine or a shot of pálinka to mark this most special holiday!
Your festive cruise experience sets off at the famed Danube Palace and takes you through the heart of Budapest, bathed in the prettiest of Christmas light displays for your viewing pleasure. Feast your eyes on the impressive House of Parliament, admire the august Buda Castle and Citadel upon their high hills, and experience the city’s six bridges from every viewing angle. All the while, a trio of musicians from the award-winning Rajkó Folk Ensemble & Orchestra make sure the mood stays festive and high with their lively and atmospheric tunes.
The Christmas Eve Dinner and Cruise with Live Music also features a special menu of local and international delicacies to make the night unique. Experience Hungarian cuisine with the traditional Christmas fish soup and the classic goulash, grilled polenta with feta and spinach-mushroom dumplings, chicken paprikasch and stuffed cabbage rolls. These and many more delicious options await you at the festive buffet, accompanied by a selection of soft drinks and Hungarian wines with international accolades. This Christmas, let Budapest charm you thoroughly and completely with its sights, sounds and tastes that all melt together into a joyful celebration of the holy day.