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Danube, Budapest
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Take a cruise or walk along Danube, the river passing through 10 countries and four capital cities, including Budapest. The European Union's longest river, it originates in Germany's Black Forest and moves through Eastern Europe until it ends in the Black Sea via Romania and Ukraine. Photograph the river flanked by the Buda and Pest sides of the Hungarian capital from the famous Chain Bridge, which showcases the waterway. Step aboard a cruise for expansive views of the city, or stroll past monuments and historical buildings situated along the river, such as Parliament. For Danube and beyond, use our Budapest vacation trip planner to get the most from your Budapest vacation.
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  • As with any city we visit who has cruises going up and down their main river, we did so in Budapest. You get to see so many of the beautiful buildings that Budapest has to offer and get some wonderful...  more »
  • We were able to take a cruise on the Danube, in the late afternoon the city lit up. very nice show.
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  • Beautiful views of the major landmarks from the river, day and night. We went on a guided boat trip and also had a river dinner cruise that lasted 2 1/2 hours . Food was lovely and views were amazing.