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Buda Castle Cave

<p>Participants of our walking tours in the Buda Castle Cave can catch a glimpse of a 3,3 km long cave system hiding underneath the streets of the Castle District and discover the history and the unique geology of the Buda Castle Hill.</p>

Natural limestone caverns and 800-year-old man-made cellars were connected to a labyrinth-like underground system thus becoming one of the most extraordinary caves in Hungary. The tour will take you to a journey through time: the underground halls and corridors were used in a variety of ways, from wine cellars, bomb shelters to even a medieval prison. In its present form the cave system is showing the result of the combined work of man and nature throughout many centuries.  

Duration and length of the tour:

  • normal tours: 1,5 km, approximately 1,5 hours
  • short tours: 0,6 km, approximately 45 minutes

Tickets can be purchased ONLY ONLINE. It is not possible to buy tickets on the spot!

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Meeting point:

  • normal tours: at the Holy Trinity Column of Szentháromság Square (in front of the Matthias Church --- address: 1014 Budapest, Szentháromság tér)
  • shourt tours: by the entrance of the cave (address: 1014 Budapest, Dárda utca 2.)

Please arrive in time as the tour guide can not be reached after the start of the tour!

Good to know:

  • The walking tour takes place in a cave environment on paved roads with lighting.
  • The inside temperature is 12°C (54° Fahrenheit), suitable clothing and comfortable shoes are recommended.
  • The number of participants is limited to 25 people at a time.  
  • Group reservations with additional dates are available upon request. Contact: varbarlang@dinpi.hu
  • The normal tour is recommended from the age of 12 and the short tour is recommended from the age of 5

Photos and videos allowed only in case of written permission of the tour guide and fellow visitors!

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  • Address: 1014 Budapest, Szentháromság tér
  • E-mail: varbarlang@dinpi.hu