Fancy great dining out on New Year’s Eve in Budapest on the river Danube? Welcome the New Year in style on Budapest’s beautifully chic catamaran panorama ship with a festive 4-course dinner and live music on the 6 hour NYE cruise. For the full palette of NYE Cruises in Budapest please check out our Budapest New Year’s Eve Cruise guide.
The NYE Dinner with Piano Show features a 4 course served dinner with a la carte options for the Main Course, a piano battle, a Show, the live entertainment of two pianists and a singer. You can expect such delights as Duck Leg Confit, Black Cod Fillet, and more.
On this NYE Dinner Cruise, there is no Dj and noisy partygoers, so the elegant dinner evening is best for those who wish to enjoy a relaxed long dinner with live piano concert, and quality foods and drinks with friends, family, or your better half.
Price of New Year’s Eve Cruise with 4-Course Dinner:€173
Price with 6 hour Cruise with Dinner & 1 Welcome Drink + Midnight Fizz: €173 per person
- New Year’s Eve Cruise from 8 pm to 2 am (you can make it shorter if you wish, as the cruise stops at the Dock for a 15 min break at 9.30 pm, and at 11 pm)
- 6 hour program on the Danube, out of which 4 hour cruising in the UNESCO Heritage Sights of Budapest, Hungary
- 4-Course Served Dinner with a la carte option for the Main Course (Appetizer, Soup, Main Course of Beef / Duck / Fish / Vegetarian, Dessert)
- 2 Free drinks (1 Welcome Drink, and 1 Glass of Sparkling Wine at Midnight)
- Live Piano Music
- Midnight Meal (Hungarian Lentil Soup and Stuffed Cabbage)
- there is no age limit
- E-Ticket via email (no printing needed)
Program of the New Year’s Eve Cruise
7.30 pm: Boarding starts at Budapest city center (near Elizabeth Bridge)
8 pm: Cruise and dinner starts. You can enjoy the beautiful sights of Budapest while listening to piano and jazz music during the dinner
9.30 pm – 9.45 pm: short stop for boarding
10 pm – 12 am: Show
11 pm – 11.30 pm: short stop for boarding
11.45 pm: Greeting the New Year’s Eve aboard in front of the House of Parliament
Midnight: Glass of Sparkling Wine
Midnight Meal: Hungarian Lentil Soup followed by Stuffed Cabbage
2 am: End of NYE Dinner Cruise with Show, the boat returns to Dock 11 in the city center
Shorter or Longer Dinner Cruise on New Year’s Eve in Budapest
You can choose between two options on the New Year’s Eve Cruise with 4-Course Dinner and Piano Show:
The choice is yours to flexibly plan your itinerary for NYE in Budapest if you wish to have a longer or a shorter NYE Dinner Cruise with Piano Show. The length of your choice does not affect the price. It offers a flexible choice for those who wish to take a longer or a shorter cruise on the river Danube.
6 hour New Year’s Eve Cruise
Boarding: 7.30 pm
Cruise hours: 8 pm – 2 am
Inclusions: 6 hour Cruise, 4-Course Dinner, 1 Welcome Drink, live Piano Music and Show.
4h 15min New Year’s Eve Cruise
You can enjoy the cruise in a shorter length if you wish as the boat will have a 15 min. break during the cruise.
Boarding: 9.30 pm
Cruise hours: 9.45 pm – 2 am
Inclusions: 4h15m hour Cruise, 4-course Dinner, 1 Welcome Drink, live Piano Music and Show, Midnight Dinner.
New Year’s Eve Dinner Menu on the River Cruise, Budapest
Spring Salad with Honey-Mustard Dressing (GF) (V)
Amuse Bouche filled with a Selection of Traditional Hungarian Spreads with Rocket Salad on the Side
Goulash Soup (GF) (LF)
Potato Cream Soup with Carrot Curl Topping (GF) (LF) (V)
Main Courses with Side
You can choose from the following main course options on the dinner cruise:
FISH: Roasted Trout with Almond Coating on Steamed Green Bean Bed with Mashed Potato and Dill Sauce (GF)
CHICKEN: Chicken Breast Slices with Saffron Risotto (GF)
VEAL: Veal Beef Stew with Hungarian Noodle Dumplings (LF)
DUCK: Duck Leg Confit with Buttery Mashed Potato served with Steamed Red Cabbage (GF)
VEGETARIAN: Grilled Halloumi Cheese served with Fresh Garden Salad (GF) (V)
VEGAN: Tofu with Fresh Salad (GF) (LF) (V)
Flan Cake with Forest Fruit Ragout
Seasonal Fruit Salad (GF) (LF) (V)
GF – Gluten Free
LF – Lactose Free
V – Vegetarian