The 1.5-hour Moonlight Cruise blends panoramic sightseeing with a relaxing and sophisticated nightlife experience.

• Cruises depart at 22:00 and include 2 large cocktails.

• See riverside landmarks by night and hear live music.

• Optional hotel pick-up and drop-off available.

• BUY NOW, tickets are sent immediately via email.


About The Moonlight Cocktail Cruise:

This one and a half hour cruise starts at 22:00 and includes 2 large cocktails, which you may choose from the menu below. Boats depart from the middle of Budapest's riverside promenade and sail beneath all the capital's six main bridges, providing breathtaking views of the city by night.

It's an all-weather cruise that can be enjoyed from the boat's heated or air conditioned interior, or the open-air upper deck.

Inside you'll be serenaded with live music by four members of the Rajko Folk Ensemble playing popular favourites and local classics. Grab your favourite drink, sit back, and let these professional musicians provide an acoustic backdrop to your journey down the Danube.

Cocktail Menu:

  • Cuba Libre.
  • Old Fashioned.
  • Mojito.
  • Pina Colada.
  • Sex on the Beach.
  • Tequilla Sunrise.
  • Gin Fizz.

Hotel Service:

If you choose the hotel pick-up and drop-off service then a chauffeur will drive you straight to the berthing point and return you once the cruise is over. Please provide a mobile number during the booking process, then email your hotel name and address plus booking reference to

On the day of your cruise check-in with hotel reception 1 hour before the boats are set to depart. This is so the chauffeur has a direct point of contact from which to collect you more easily.


  • Every day from May - September (Except August 20).
  • December 2, 7, 14, 21, 25 to 30.


  • Non-applicable.

Departure Time:

  • Check-In: 21:30.
  • Cruise Departs: 22:00.

Departure Point:

  • Check-In: Hungaria Koncert Office at Danube Palace (Zrinyi u. 5, H-1051).
  • Cruise Departs: Danube Promenade.
  • Hotel Service: See Above.


  • 1.5 Hours.

Cruise Facilities:

All moonlight cruise boats are equipped with heating, air-conditioning, passenger toilets and panoramic windows.

Ticket Types:

  • Standard moonlight cruise tickets cover all persons aged 18+.

Select your ticket type(s)

Helpful ticket usage instructions are listed below.

Important Information & Usage instructions

Please print off the voucher you receive from this site and take it to the cruise meeting point inside Danube Palace. You should arrive at the meeting point at least 30 minutes before your cruise is due to depart. If you choose the chauffeur service then vouchers will be collected upon boarding.

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