Gödöllő - Sissy Castle and Horseshow

Gödöllő - Sissy Castle and horseshow

We drive to Gödöllő (30 km from Budapest) and visit the impressive former summer residence of Queen Elisabeth of the Habsburg Dynasty, honoured and commonly known as "SISSY"- and walk through the interior of the second largest baroque palace in the world After this historical highlight we will arrive at the horse-ranch of the Lazar brothers, the famous world champions in horse carriage racing.

After the arrival our guests will be invited for a special welcome drink ("pálinka", a local spirit) and a taste of the famous Hungarian salty pastry "pogácsa". During the programme the viewers can enjoy the exciting horse show and admire the skill of the famous Hungarian "cowboys" ("csikósok"). Following the show evereybody can take part in a countryside carriage ride.

The tour ends in the city center of Budapest.

Departure time:
April and October: 2 p.m,  Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
From May to September: 9 a.m, Tuesday, Wednesday, Fiday, Saturday
From November to March: 10 a.m. Tuesday and Sunday

Guiding: English, German, French, Italian

Duration: 4,5 hours

Price: 11.500 HUF/person

For reservation please send e-mail to hotel@castlegarden.hu