Buda Castle District: Secrets of Ottoman Budapest
- Duration: 23 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Budapest
- Product code: budapestottoman
ollow the clues through Buda Castle and beyond that take you back in time to the era of the Ottoman occupation.
Learn about the 150-year Turkish occupation of Buda and the influence of Ottoman culture on modern day Hungary while visiting the old castle walls of Buda Castle, a Turkish bath, the tomb of an Islamic saint, and many more hidden places.
Are you up for an adventure into this unique history of Budapest?
- Explore the famous Castle District through the eyes of Ottoman history.
- Visit the tomb of an Islamic saint and holy man.
- See Budapest’s oldest Turkish bath.
Each clue will lead you from one place to another by providing you with exact directions so you won't need a map, GPS, or guide. As you solve the problem and guess the answer, the secret story of that place is unlocked.
After you buy the quest, you'll get your access code by e-mail which will be used in the app. The tour will take you about 1.5 hours to complete, but there’s no time limit which will allow you to go at your own pace. You won't need a guide, just download the app, go to the starting point, and begin the adventure.
If you are a large group, one person can purchase access for the entire group by selecting the number of people in the group. All group members will be able to play the city game on their smartphone. Alternatively, each person can purchase their own ticket.
You can play as a group and solve the clues together as you walk, or you can split into smaller groups/teams and compete against the others. Each person can also play on their own, separate from the group and meet the group at the end of the tour.