Andrew Illes Private tour guide in Budapest - Hungary

Andrew Illes

Guide profile:

I am a licensed tourist guide for Hungary with over 30 years of experience. I tailor private tours in Budapest and Hungary especially designed for you. All your wishes, desires and fields of interest will be taken into consideration.

Pleasant car tours, walking tours, evening city lights drive around with boat tour,

special heritage and ancestry tours, excursions to the country side, car transfer to/from Vienna with optional stop overs and program.

My rates are not per person, but for carload up to 4 passengers with use of my car.

Please note: if your tour number is over 4 people, I have to add other expenses for rented van or minibus with driver. Rates are on request.

Recent reviews of this tour guide:

5 stars William W.

Andrew was an excellent guide and most important a great host for his beautiful country. From time of booking, he provided information and answered any questions. He was very professional and knowledgeable about his country, its history and gave us a great overview of the important sights. We would highly recommend him to any traveler.

Tour guide services/sample itinerary:

Private city tour with my car up to 4 passengers=

city tours, (half day and full day),

Special Jewish heritage tours,

Excursions in the country side:

Szentendre charming artists' town with Skansen Museum or Visegrad,

Danube bend grand tour,

Unexplored left side f the Danube bend,

Lake Balaton and Herend Porcelain factory visit,

On the road of the Hungarian wines in Eger,

Explore the rural Hungary with friendly locals and horse farms,

Sweet countryside with nice villages, the Statues heritage Museum,

Door-to-door car/minibus transfer to Vienna, Bratislava.

Transportation by tour guide:

Yes with my new Citroen Picasso Grand new MPV vehicle up to 6-7 passengers, for more people I will rent a minivan with driver up to 16 people. Rate is on request.

Private sightseeing & group tours offered by this guide:

Budapest essentian city tour Price Per Group 240.00 USD
Budapest Jewish experience Price Per Group 240.00 USD
Danube bend grand tour Price Per Group 360.00 USD
Excursion to Gödöllő and the City Park in Pest Price Per Group 290.00 USD
Lake Balaton and Herend Porcelain world Price Per Group 420.00 USD
Óbuda , Roman ruins and Szentendre Price Per Group 290.00 USD
Pleasant WALKING tours in Budapest with an expert Price Per Group 185.00 USD
Private car transfer to/from Vienna door-to-door Price Per Group 449.00 USD
Sweet countryside around Budapest Price Per Group 330.00 USD

Tour guide interests:

Electronic gadgets, MAC computer, iPad, photo, history and fine arts.

Reviews of this tour – by clients who booked!

5 stars William W. 09 Oct 2016

Andrew was an excellent guide and most important a great host for his beautiful country. From time of booking, he provided information and answered any questions. He was very professional and knowledgeable about his country, its history and gave us a great overview of the important sights. We would highly recommend him to any traveler.

5 stars nicholas L. 29 May 2016

We had a 4 hour tour of Budapest with Andrew ahead of our river cruise. We asked him to put together an itinerary which did not duplicate the tour our cruise line was providing. He exceeded all expectations and showed us parts of Budapest that demonstrated its character and charm. He is knowledgeable and well spoken and clearly knows this city. We are pleased to highly recommend him.

5 stars Sarah M. 24 May 2016

We had a wonderful tour with Andrew. He customized it for us, allowed for changes and added so much history and insight! His car was comfortable. We would definitely recommend him!

5 stars Michael C. 07 Nov 2011

Andrew was outstanding. We spent the entire day in the countryside of Budapest and saw many sites most tourist would not see. A true professional. I would recommend his services to all.

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