FUNGARIAN CLASS AND DANUBE CRUISE
Learn some Hungarian, see the inner city on foot and enjoy a panoramic view from a sightseeing boat. Get a thorough Budapest experience on our combo 3.5-hour program. Learn essential Hungarian phrases with our customized lesson in a cozy café before enjoying a walking tour of central Budapest with a local guide and later boarding one of the most popular sightseeing boats for a 75-minute cruise.
Learn basics of the Hungarian language along with insider tips for touring Budapest with our light-hearted Fungarian classes. We provide an easy introduction to the Magyars’ playfully poetic language along with helpful pointers about navigating Budapest with personalized orientation sessions providing a map and specific recommendations, and including an introduction to the city’s excellent public transport system. Held in the informal setting of a local café, classes are customized to teach essential phrases and polite ways to interact with locals; during the class participants are free to ask questions about Hungarian life and culture.
- 1-hour private class with a friendly local teacher (held in English, German, and other languages)
- Classes held in the iconic Ibolya Presszó, a retro café downtown
- Participants receive some basic background to the Hungarian language, along with learning essential phrases and in-depth orientation to the city
- Participants are free to ask questions about Hungarian life and culture
- With your new linguistic skills you will impress locals during your visit to Budapest and your friends when you return home
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
For those who want to develop a comprehensive basic understanding of the Hungarian language and the best ways to get around Budapest, our Fungarian classes provide all that and much more. Let one of our friendly Fungarian teachers be your guide to learning some basic understanding of the playfully poetic Hungarian language, while also sharing personalized recommendations to Budapest landmarks, transportation, current events and attractions, restaurants, architecture, and more.
Held in casually iconic Budapest cafés near major city landmarks, 2-hour Fungarian classes cover basic Hungarian greetings and basic interactions, such as what to say (and what not to say!) when ordering a drink or a meal. Additionally, participants are offered greater insight into Hungary’s unique cuisine and suggestions for getting around Budapest in the most efficient way possible.
During the 2-hour Fungarian class available in multiple languages, visitors learn the fundamentals: how to count from one to five, to ask questions about daily life in Hungary and about the country’s culture and history – even learning why Hungarians call themselves Magyars. This class also includes more details about the Hungarian lifestyle and pointers for meeting locals, while participants learn specific information about how best to tour Budapest, and have the option for a brief walking introduction around downtown.
With the basic Hungarian knowledge that you learn with our 2-hour Fungarian class, you will impress locals during your Budapest visit and your friends when you return home.
Included: a notebook, a map, sightseeing cruise ticket and a coffee or a soft drink
Not included: other drinks or food