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Visits abroad are organised for groups of about 30 members of the Arts Society Haslemere. Past visits include Dresden in 2008, Istanbul in 2010, a tour of Bologna, Ravenna, Mantova and Ferrara in 2011, Dubrovnik, Croatia, Mosta and the Montenegro Littoral in 2013, Classical Sicily in 2014, the Netherlands in 2015, Berlin and Potsdam in 2016 and The Art and Palladian Villas of Veneto and Verdi’s Rigoletto in 2017.

Visit the Gallery pages to see photos of past trips.


The Art & History of Budapest: ‘The Pearl of the Danube


The Art & History of Budapest

30th September - 5th October

Centrally located 4 star Budapest hotel
Two dinners included
All excursions, entrance fees and guided tours included
UK airport coach transfers included
Direct scheduled flights from Gatwick to Budapest
Professional local guide for all transfers and excursions
Executive coach throughout
Audio headsets included on Days 2 to 5

Note: Given the historic nature of the places visited,
a certain degree of walking will be involved.

Budapest – guided city tour
Parliament House – guided tour
Danube Bend
Basilica at Esztergom
Visegrád – Museum Palace of King Matthias and Citadel ruins
Dohany Synagogue and Gallery – guided tour

Hungarian National Gallery – guided tour
Castle of Sissi
Dinner cruise on the River Danube
Budapest Opera House

Foreign visit to Budapest
Left to right: Basilica at Esztergom; Castle of Sissi; Dohany Synagogue

five nights at the centrally located 4 star Mercure Korona Hotel ( at Budapest. Located opposite the National Museum and a few minutes walk from the River Danube, facilities at the hotel include a restaurant, bar, swimming pool and sauna. All rooms are en suite and feature television, telephone, mini bar, in room safe, and a hairdryer. There is free wifi throughout the hotel.
Dinner is included on the first and last evenings and the remaining three nights are on a bed and breakfast basis.


Booking opened at the lecture on Tuesday 16th January 2018.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, please contact Sarah Barnes
Tel: 01428 643129