Budapest: 3-Hour Trabant Sightseeing Tour

25 Reviews
Tours Culture & history Activities Guided tours Sightseeing on wheels Reseller exclusions Sightseeing Tours Cruises & boat tours Driving experiences History & heritage Medium-risk activities

Explore Budapest in an original Trabant in the company of a professional guide. On this unique tour you’ll combine an unsurpassed driving adventure with a 3-hour sightseeing tour of the city that’s reminiscent of the Budapest’s communist past.

Our Top Experiences and Tours in Budapest:
If youʻre booking your trip to Budapest last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
View All Experiences

Highlights

  • Drive an authentic Trabant
  • See the sights of communist-era Budapest or enjoy a normal city tour
  • Book an optional airport transfer in a Trabant

Description

Tour Budapest’s communist-era monuments behind the wheel of an original Trabant! There’s no better way to get into the nostalgia of Budapest’s past than with in an original Trabant 601. More than 3 million Trabants, or paper Jaguars as they’re affectionately known, were manufactured during the time the vehicle was in production. This is the car that features a 2-stroke engine and is said to be made of paper and plastic. Its 26-horsepower engine will take you from 0-60 kilometers per hour in 21 seconds! To drive a Trabant you need to start by checking the fuel dip-stick to ensure that the tank isn’t empty, and then open the fuel tap. After pushing down the clutch pedal, you shift to first gear, and then you’re off. It’s recommended that you visit the Communist Statue Park, the Ecseri flea market, and the typical prefabricated blocks of flats built in the 1970s and 1980s. Alternatively, you can take a more normal tour of the major city attractions. If you’d like to continue your Trabant adventure, you can also book your airport transfer with a Trabant! Please note that in order to drive the Trabant a valid driving license is required.

Includes

Budapest tour in an original Trabant

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

Gallery

My Guide Book Now! Budapest: 3-Hour Trabant Sightseeing Tour

My Lists

Create New Guide

OR

Mini Guides
Arrow

Login to create your guides for Budapest.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide

Cancel

Cancel

Recommended Experiences in Budapest

500+ trusted car hire partners globally

Create & Share your own Guide to Budapest with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section

Lists

We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Budapest is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations

Events in Budapest

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Budapest