Budapest: Christmas & New Year Special Danube Dinner Cruises

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Make your winter holiday unforgettable by celebrating Christmas or New Year's Eve in Budapest in style with a splendid dinner cruise on the Danube, aboard the unique and elegant Gróf Széchenyi ship.

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Highlights

  • Enjoy a freshly prepared, tasty meal onboard the boat
  • Relax under the stars soaking in the festive atmosphere
  • Cruise past some of Budapest's most famous monuments
  • Dance the night away to local and international pop music

Description

Make some special memories on your winter holiday as you spend an evening sailing along the Danube. Enjoy a freshly prepared, multi-course dinner as you take in the sights of the city and relax under the stars. Cruise past Budapest’s imperial monuments illuminated at the night. Indulge in good food, and enjoy the festive atmosphere thanks to international popular music and Hungarian favorites. The open bar drink selection includes wine, draught beer, mineral water, soft drinks, tea, coffee, and mulled wine. Sample Christmas Dinner Menu: Soup Goulash soup; vegetable cream soup Main Courses Beef stew with home-made dumplings; roast chicken thighs with parsley potato; vegetable casserole; stuffed cabbage; vegetable couscous Desserts Somlói trifle; strudel selection; Beigli (traditional Hungarian Christmas cake with walnuts and poppy seeds) New Year's Eve Menu Options for 2023/24: Menu A: Red meat Cold appetizer on the table: Foie gras canapé & apple pie mosaic (marmalade) Rose Duck Breast Carpaccio served with Orange Salsa Pine Nuts, Crispy Vegetables and Butternut Squash Duchess Favourite Soup of His Majesty I. Franz Josef (Smoked Julienne Beef Tongue, Tender Pea Shoots) ’Wekerle’ Beef Sirloin Steak, Vegetable Tartlet, Cheddar – Porcini Mushroom Sauce, Balsamic Broccoli Roses with Almond Cheesecake with White Chocolate & Strawberry Coulis and Tokaji Wine Vanilla Foam Infusion, Mint Crisps Menu B: Poultry and White meat Cold appetizer on the table: Foie gras canapé & apple pie mosaic (marmalade) Rose Duck Breast Carpaccio served with Orange Salsa Pine Nuts, Crispy Vegetables and Butternut Squash Duchess Favourite Soup of His Majesty I. Franz Josef (Smoked Julienne Beef Tongue, Tender Pea Shoots) Chicken breast with herbs – Aivar bed, Vegetable Tartlet, Cheddar Cheese – Porcini Mushroom Sauce, Balsamic Broccoli Roses with Almond Cheesecake with White Chocolate & Strawberry Coulis and Tokaji Wine Vanilla Foam Infusion, Mint Crisps Menu C: Vegetarian Cold appetizer on the table: Beetroot Guacamole Mousse, Focaccia & Apple Pie mosaic (marmalade) Vegetable Bruschetta (Tomato, Fermented Celery, Courgettes) served on a Potato Chip, Salad and Shimeji Mushrooms Favourite Soup of His Majesty I. Franz Josef cooked without meat (Julienne Celery and Carrots, Tender Pea Shoots) Lentil and Rice Galette served with Vegetable Tartlet, Cheddar Cheese – Porcini Mushroom Sauce, Balsamic Broccoli Roses with Almond Cheesecake with White Chocolate & Strawberry Coulis and Tokaji Wine Vanilla Foam Infusion, Mint Crisps Midnight – NYE Buffet Offerings 2023/2024 NYE Scallywag Soup with Sour Cabbage and Smoked Turkey (’Korhely soup’) Crispy Frankfurters with Mustard, Horseradish Sourdough Bread , Gluten-free Bread Hungarian Lentil Stew with Mustard

Includes

Sightseeing cruise Dinner Soft open bar with unlimited drinks Live music Folklore dance show Raffle game (New Year's Eve cruise only) DJ (New Year's Eve cruise only) Special midnight menu (New Year's Eve cruise only)

Important Information

  • Please contact us and let us know of your menu selection after booking

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