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Danube Bend Gastronomy Tour

5 star food tour
2 People€299/p
3-6 People€269/p
7-8 People€239/p
Spend a day with us in the Danube Bend, the region of peaks and picturesque river towns to the north of Budapest.  The East and North bank of the river is known for its Swabian villages, country cooking, hilly farmland, and charming riverside beaches. Immerse yourself in the rich gastronomic heritage of the region as you savor local delicacies and uncover the stories behind them. Join us for a gastronomic journey like no other.

“where Fine Dining meets Riverside Bliss”

Highlights of the tour

  • Wine tasting at a local winery with 4 wines and light snacks
  • Strudel tasting at the best Strudel House of the area
  • Pálinka (Hungarian fruit brandy) distillery visit
  • Cheese  farm visit:  cow/sheep/goat cheese tasting
  • Lunch with Hungarian specialities
  • Exploring sweets and other delicacies of the region
  • Interacting with the farmers and producers
  • Short walk in Vác, the “capital” of the East bank of the Danube bend
  • Led by an experienced food tour guide and chef
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off transportation by a professional driver

Tour Details:

    • Duration: Full Day
    • Travel Time: First stop is approx. 30 minutes from Budapest, then 15-30 minutes driving distance each stop
    • Hotel pick-up: approx. 9 am
    • Hotel drop-off: approx. 8 pm
    • Most dietary restrictions can be accommodated
    • Group size: 2-8 people. Please contact us for larger group pricing!

 Please book this tour 72 hours in advance.

Culinary Delights and Timeless Traditions: A Gastronomy Tour of the Danube Bend

Embark on a culinary odyssey with us through the enchanting landscapes of the Danube Bend, where each stop promises to tantalize your taste buds and immerse you in the rich flavors of Hungarian cuisine.

Your adventure begins at the “gate of the Danube bend”, where you’ll indulge in a delightful strudel tasting experience. Delve into the flaky layers of pastry filled with sweet seasonal fruits, perfectly paired with a steaming cup of coffee as you soak in the tranquil ambiance of the charming town.

Next, journey to a nearby village to discover the authentic flavors of Hungarian cheese crafted by local farmers. Sample a variety of artisanal cheeses, each reflecting the terroir of the region, and learn about the traditional methods passed down through generations.

Continue your gastronomic exploration with a visit to a renowned winery nestled amidst the picturesque vineyards of the close Danube Bend. Savor the complex flavors of the region’s finest wines during a guided tasting session, as you gain insight into the art of winemaking from passionate vintners.

As the day unfolds, pause for a leisurely lunch in Nagymaros, where you’ll be treated to a feast showcasing the bounty of the region. Indulge in dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients, paired with panoramic views of the majestic Danube River.

After lunch, satisfy your sweet cravings with a decadent dessert experience in Zebegény. Delight in the rich flavors of Hungarian pastries and confections, lovingly prepared by skilled artisans, as you soak in the artistic ambiance of this picturesque village.

Continue your culinary journey to Verőce, where you’ll discover a treasure trove of artisan delicacies crafted by local producers. We also make a short visit to Vác, where you’ll immerse yourself in the historic charm of this vibrant town. Explore its quaint streets lined with centuries-old buildings and bustling markets, before venturing to a local pálinka distillery for a tasting of Hungary’s beloved fruit brandy.

As the sun sets on your gastronomic adventure, reflect on the flavors and experiences that have delighted your senses throughout the day. With memories of delectable strudels, artisan cheeses, fine wines, and traditional pálinka lingering on your palate, you’ll depart the Danube Bend with a newfound appreciation for Hungarian cuisine and a longing to return for more culinary delights.

* The order of the venues is not guaranteed, as each tour has to be planned individually

About our Gastronomy Tours

Hungary’s culinary landscape is gaining international recognition, yet many of the country’s most delightful flavors remain a hidden treasure outside its borders. Join us to explore Hungary’s gastronomic wonders, where we will take you to stunningly beautiful places, taste truly unique dishes, and meet passionate local chefs and food artisans.

Our tours feature a mix of traditional, innovative, and contemporary culinary experiences. You’ll  stroll through picturesque villages, and visit artisan workshops where age-old techniques meet modern creativity. Often, you’ll have the opportunity to meet the chefs and food producers themselves, learning about their craft and passion firsthand.

Your knowledgeable guide will share the rich history and story of Hungarian cuisine, placing it in context with the broader world of gastronomy. During our tastings, you’ll enjoy a variety of local specialties, from savory cheeses and charcuterie to freshly baked pastries and sweets.

The tour includes a leisurely meal—either homemade at a family-run farm or at a renowned local restaurant—where you’ll experience how regional dishes are crafted and paired with local wines and beverages. You’ll savor hearty traditional dishes as well as innovative takes on Hungarian classics.

By the end of the tour, we hope to have deepened your appreciation for Hungarian cuisine, inspiring you to continue exploring its rich and diverse flavors. Join us for a culinary adventure that promises to delight your taste buds and enrich your understanding of Hungary’s food culture.

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Jolene, South Africa

Thanks for the superb time and great quality of service!!!
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Thanks for the superb time and great quality of service!!!
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Lyne & Warren, Canada

Nora made us discover all kinds of traditions linked to food and drink in Hungary as well as new traditions. A wonderful experience.
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2015-08-18T19:16:48+00:00
Lyne & Warren Foodtourbudapest review
Nora made us discover all kinds of traditions linked to food and drink in Hungary as well as new traditions. A wonderful experience.
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Cora, Germany

The four hours passed in a flash and at the end you want to always learn more. I highly recommend this tour !!!
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2015-08-18T19:12:43+00:00
Cora - Food tour budapest review
The four hours passed in a flash and at the end you want to always learn more. I highly recommend this tour !!!
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Helen & Stewart, UK

If you don't do anything else while you are in Budapest - DO THIS - you will not be disappointed.
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Helen Food Tour Budapest Review
If you don't do anything else while you are in Budapest - DO THIS - you will not be disappointed.
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Graham, UK

Thank you for an informative, interesting and very enjoyable day spent eating & drinking our way around your city.
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Graham Foodtour testimonial
Thank you for an informative, interesting and very enjoyable day spent eating & drinking our way around your city.
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