• Itinerary
  • Overview
  • Trip Includes
  • Trip Excludes
  • Booking
  • Morning tours start at 8am from your Hotel, or from the bottom station of Cogwheel train at 9am
  • After introductions we will check the bikes and make sure everyone has the right equipment and skills
  • From the station we will take the Cogwheel train up to Normafa station
  • Then we will ride to the top of the Normafa ski slope for coffee and traditional Hungarian Rétes (Strudel) over a scenic view of the city
  • After a short (20min) ride through the forest we will arrive at the Erzsébet look-out tower offering panoramic view the city as well as the Buda hills
  • A half hour ride down through the forest will bring us to the Szépjuhászné stop of the Childrens Railway, where we will stop for lunch in a local restaurant with a wide selection of foods to suit everyone tastes.
  • After lunch we will cruise down through the forest and bike paths and return to the city.

Full day tours are available and follow the above schedule with the opportunity to take the chairlift from Normafa down and then back up the hill, to ride the Childrens railway along it mesmerizing woodland route and to see some additional viewpoints and attractions the Buda hills have to offer.

This tour is ideally suited to families with children. There are several playgrounds along the way, the route is not a hard bike ride and the forests offer a truly relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere.

 

 

Itineraries

Meet

Time : 12:00 AM

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Meet at Hotel at 8 or at the Cogwheel train at 8:30 am

Introductions

Time : 8:30 AM

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Introductions and check equipment

Train Ride

Time : 9:00 AM

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Ride Cogwheel train up to Normafa station

Ride to Ski Slope

Time : 9:30 AM

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Ride to Normafa Ski Slope

Coffee and Snack

Time : 9:45 AM

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Coffee and Snack with a view

Ride to Erzsébet Kilátó

Time : 10:15 AM

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Enjoy panoramic view

Ride down

Time : 11:00 AM

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Ride down through the forest

Stop for Lunch

Time : 11:30 AM

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Eat Lunch by Szépjuhászné stop of the Childrens Railway

Ride back to the City

Time : 12:30 PM

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Ride back to the city through the forests and bike paths

Arrive back in City

Time : 1:30 PM

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Back at Hotel or Meeting point
  • Morning tours start at 8am from your Hotel, or from the bottom station of Cogwheel train at 9am
  • After introductions we will check the bikes and make sure everyone has the right equipment and skills
  • From the station we will take the Cogwheel train up to Normafa station
  • Then we will ride to the top of the Normafa ski slope for coffee and traditional Hungarian Rétes (Strudel) over a scenic view of the city
  • After a short (20min) ride through the forest we will arrive at the Erzsébet look-out tower offering panoramic view the city as well as the Buda hills
  • A half hour ride down through the forest will bring us to the Szépjuhászné stop of the Childrens Railway, where we will stop for lunch in a local restaurant with a wide selection of foods to suit everyone tastes.
  • After lunch we will cruise down through the forest and bike paths and return to the city.

Full day tours are available and follow the above schedule with the opportunity to take the chairlift from Normafa down and then back up the hill, to ride the Childrens railway along it mesmerizing woodland route and to see some additional viewpoints and attractions the Buda hills have to offer.

This tour is ideally suited to families with children. There are several playgrounds along the way, the route is not a hard bike ride and the forests offer a truly relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere.