• Welcome Spring Hike 2019

    Mátra

    €24.00

    Welcome Spring Hike in the Mátra Mountains! Budapest Hikers & BAIS collaborative event 😊 ✰ Summary✰ Date: 6th of April, Saturday Time: 8am. Bus leaves 8.15am sharp. Meeting point: Hero Square Carpark (bus arrives back here) Route: Budapest – [bus] - Mátrafüred – [hike] - Kékestetõ – Mátraháza - [hike]- Mátrafüred – [bus] - Budapest Level: INTERMEDIATE Distance ~20km Uphill: ~700m (from ~350m above sea level.to 1015m) Downhill: ~700m (from 1015m to ~350m) Hike Time: approx. 7 hours incl. breaks Travel time by bus: approx. 1hr 15min from Budapest to Mátrafüred (and back) Restaurant meal (only for those who buy this option): - Vegetarian (breaded mushrooms with goat cheese and mixed side dish) - Meat (chicken with mushroom sauce & side dish) Both options include a vegetable soup Does not include drinks Ticket: 8500 HUF includes - transport, hike, meal 7500 HUF includes - transport, hike Book here & select your options: https://budapesthikers.com/product/welcome-spring-hike-2019/ BAIS members get 500ft off (BAIS membership costs 5000ft/year and includes benefits) No refund, ticket is transferable to another person if you cannot make it. ✰ Schedule & important information✰ 8.00 - meeting at Heroes' square parking 8.15 – bus leaves to Mátrafüred 9.30 – start of hike 13.00 – view & rest and Kékestetõ 16.30 – restaurant 18.00ish – return journey to Budapest It is a full day hike and we are walking up and coming down a mountain. Be prepared for this both mentally and physically. Dress appropriately. Spaces are limited – 45 people – first come first served! Restrooms are to be found at Mátrafüred & Kékestetö (you may need change to pay for them) - for the rest of the time - the forest is your friend 😊 The ticket includes an “energy pack” to get you up & back for both options: an energy bar + fruit pure 😉 By participating in the hike, you take full responsibility for your actions. BAIS and Budapest Hikers do not take any responsibility for any harm, accidents, bodily injury or damage to personal property. ✰ Please take with you ✰ Hiking boots (or appropriate footwear) Backpack Minimum 0,5l water Food/snacks Protection against any weather conditions that day (we will post weather forecast details the day before) Pullover ✰ Registration & Payment ✰ Register & pay online here: https://budapesthikers.com/product/welcome-spring-hike-2019/ ✰ Program details✰ We meet at Ôtvenhatosok tere (56-osok tere), close to the City park, also known as the Heroes’ squares car park. Once we arrive to the lovely small town of Mátrafüred we start our hike uphill, towards the highest peak of Hungary where stunning views will welcome us. The scenery will deliver different type of woods and rocks, an abandoned house.Once on the top, we soak in the beauty offered and take a well-deserved break. We continue with the descend towards Mátraháza, from there back to màtrafüed - passing a lovely shrine hidden away in the forest – finally we arrive to the Feketerigó Restaurant in Mátrafüred. Once fed and happy, we take the bus back home to Budapest. All welcome, we look forward to being together and go hiking with you! Feel free to ask any questions. See you, Barnabas - BAIS Team

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  • Bye Bye Autumn Buda Hills Hike

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    Hi everyone! The best hiking trip of November is here! It is our great pleasure to announce that the hike is going to be co-organized by Budapest Hikers and the Budapest Association for International Sports (BAIS)! This time we will conquer another part of the Buda Hills where you probably haven’t been before. It’s a great chance to discover even more of Budapest with a nice international group! The event is co-organised with Budapest Association for International Sports. Feel free to invite your friends, everyone is welcome to hike with us! :-) Meeting point: at 12:45 at Szentlélek tér just by the Buda side of Árpád bridge. Look for the stop of bus n137. Level: easy Duration: approx. 3 hours walking + bus Cost: free, but there will be an option to donate any amount to our organizations run by volunteers at the end of the hike. Weather & clothing: Be prepared as by mid-November the weather can be quite harsh! :-) Dress accordingly to the occasion and weather, have your hiking boots or sports shoes on. There won’t be any shops on route, so bring your water bottle and some snacks for the hike. Route: We will take the bus n 137 to Hedvig utca together where we are planning to start our hike. From there we will climb around Hármashatárhegy and head to the so called Árpád lookout. Afterwards we will finish our hike at Hűvösvölgy where we can take a bus/tram down to the city to have some warm drinks together! Bus 137: https://bkv-jaratok.altalanos.info/jarat_day.php?r=1370&d=0&a=20181118 Additional information: - Make sure to bring your BKK pass with you or buy a bus ticket in advance. - The event is dog-friendly. - Participation at the event is entirely at your own risk. You will see spectacular views on the way and you can spend your day in nature, what else would you need on a Sunday? :-) Contact: Bence: [masked] Barnabas: [masked] ps: share your awesome pictures with us at [masked]. #BeActive #Hiking #BudaHills #Hike #Budapesthikers #BAIS

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  • Balaton, friends, summer fun - #TeamTihany

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    Hello Hikers! We are going to… BALATON...again! YAY Everyone loves the famous Hungarian sea, so we decided to organise our next event at Balaton to discover its beauty! It is going to be a longer day than usual because we will start with a short hike (approx 10km) to the beach where we will then relax, swim and play games The destination is Tihany, which is not only culturally rich but has geyser, nice views, its own inner lake, (belső tó), beautiful scenery LAVENDER and you. In short, everything we need for a great day. After getting rid of just enough calories (not too many, don’t worry), we will explore the beautiful beach at Tihany where you can enjoy the sun and relax, buy wine/beer/amazing food or pretty much anything else you like until we travel home. #Schedule: Meeting: 8h00 - Hike - Lunch: 12h00 - Hike - BeachTime: 15h00 https://budapesthikers.com/product/tihany-hike-30th-june/ #Price: both prices INCLUDE the transport and the hike 9500: transport, hike + LUNCH 8500: transport, hike #MeetingPoint: Hősök tere - Bus Parking Reserve your ticket ASAP, because we usually sell the hike out quite quickly :D Looking forward to hiking with you! Love, The Budapest Hikers team

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  • Balaton, friends, wine - #BalatonSea

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    €27.00

    Hello Hikers! Our next hike is going to be at the northern part of Balaton, called Badacsony. Balaton is our glorious lake, I mean Hungarian sea, that is a super popular destination because of its beauty and wine! The plan is to do a shorter hike (8-9 km) and a longer social section enjoying the sun, surroundings and wine together. Our next destination is going to be Balaton, where we are going to hike (a bit) then relax with wine and friends. here is our video to get an idea of the level of awesomeness: https://vimeo.com/157787343 We only have 50 seats to sell, so we suggest to reserve your tickets in time, it would to such a big pity to miss! 🙂 Tickets: https://goo.gl/odbzD3 #Ticket: both prices include our own private transport to & from the hike! 9500 HUF includes – transport, hike, food (vegetarian or meat menu) + WINE 8500 HUF includes – transport, hike + WINE #Schedule: 8.00 – Meeting at Heroes’ square parking 9.30 – Start of the hike 12.00 – Lunch 13.30 – continue the march 16.30 – end of the hike 18.00 – back to Budapest –› Beers at Ankert Feel free to invite your friends, the more the merrier! Looking forward to hiking with you! Love, Budapest Hikers Team

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  • Börzsöny, food and friends - #hikebabyhike

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    €24.00

    Hello Hikers! This is the moment we have all been waiting for! We know that from 1 to 10 you guys missed us at last 11 and believe us, so we did. Our next destination is going to be Börzsöny, where we are going to conquer the very badass and way too awesome Drégelyvár. here is our video to get an idea of the level of awesomeness: https://vimeo.com/157787343 We only have 50 seats to sell, so we suggest to reserve your tickets in time, it would to such a big pity to miss! :) #Ticket 8500 HUF includes - transport, hike, food 7500 HUF includes - transport, hike Book here: https://goo.gl/vS9gJJ #schedule: 8.00 - Meeting at Heroes' square parking 9.30 - Start of the hike 12.00 - Lunch 13.30 - continue the march 16.30 - end of the hike 18.00 - back to Budapest --› Beers at Ankert Feel free to invite your friends, the more the merrier! Are you in? :) get your tickets here: https://goo.gl/vS9gJJ Looking forward to hiking with you! Love, Budapest Hikers Team

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  • Budapest Hikers: Matra, the majestic mountain - #LevelMatra

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    €24.50

    Hello Hikers! During our next hike, we will reach the highest!! point of Hungary, meet new amazing people and spend a great day surrounded by nature! :) In case you haven't heard of Budapest Hikers: we are a group of hiking enthusiasts who love discovering new places and socialising at the same time! Join us to get out of the city centre and see something new, to meeting new, awesome people and finally take a deep, fresh breath of clean air. Sounds like the perfect Saturday plan, right? #Tickets: https://goo.gl/mWbyJV #MeetingPoint: 8.00AM (we know it is early, but it is worth it ) 56-osok tere at the bus parking area. #Price: prices include transport and the hike (we have a pre-ordered super comfortable VIP bus just for us) 7500 HUF: hike + transport 8500 HUF: hike + transport + FOOD Looking forward to hiking with you! Love, Budapest Hikers Team

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  • Budapest Hikers: Bye bye summer hike in Pilis #PilisLove

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    €25.00

    Hello Hikers! We hope that you had an excellent summer even though you missed us so much! For our next event, we will go to our beloved Pilis mountain to reach experience beautiful views: Prédiáklószék and Dobogókő. There is a new lookout built on Prédikálószék, so even if you have already visited the area, it can be a new and amazing experience. In case you haven't heard of Budapest Hikers: we are a group of hiking enthusiasts who love discovering new places and socialising at the same time! Join us to get out of the city centre and see something new, to meeting new, awesome people and finally take a deep, fresh breath of clean air. Sounds like the perfect Saturday plan, right? As this hike is going to be our first hike since summer, we expect a huge interest and we normally sell out a few weeks before a hike, for this reason, we suggest reserving your ticket ASAP. #Tickets (https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/tickets): https://goo.gl/d6ExRE #MeetingPoint (https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/meetingpoint): 8.00AM (we know it is early, but it is worth it ) 56-osok tere at the bus parking area. #Price (https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/price): prices include transport and the hike (we have a pre-ordered super comfortable VIP bus just for us) 7500 HUF: hike + transport 8500 HUF: hike + transport + FOOD Looking forward to hiking with you! Love, Budapest Hikers Team

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  • Budapest Hikers: Balaton, here we come!

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    €24.00

    Hello Hikers! Finally we are going to…. BALATON! Everyone loves the famous Hungarian sea, so we decided to organise our next event at Balaton to discover its beauty! It is going to be a longer day than usual because we will start with a short hike (approx 10km) to the beach where we will then relax, swim and play games The destination is Tihany, which is not only culturally rich but has geyser, nice views, its own inner lake, belső tó) (lake-ceotion) and beautiful scenery. In short, everything we need for a great day. After getting rid of just enough calories (not too many, don’t worry), we will explore the beautiful beach at Tihany where you can enjoy the sun and relax, buy wine/beer/amazing food or pretty much anything else you like until we travel home. #Tickets: https://goo.gl/YAIhpE #Schedule: Meeting: 8h00 - Hike - Lunch: 12h00 - Hike - BeachTime: 15h00 #MeetingPoint Hősök tere - bus parking. #Price: both prices INCLUDE the transport and the hike 8.500: transport, hike + LUNCH 7.500: transport, hike Reserve your ticket ASAP, because we usually sell the hike out quite quickly :D #Tickets: https://goo.gl/YAIhpE Looking forward to hiking with you! Love, The Budapest Hikers team

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  • Budapest Hikers: Mátra is so high - #MatraHike

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    $18.00

    Hello Hikers! Our next destination is Mátra where we will hike to reach the highest point of Hungary, see the awesome ruins of Benevár and meet amazing like-minded hikers. #Price: both prices include the transport! 5500: transport + hike 6500: transport, hike + FOOD Reserve your ticket ASAP, because we usually sell the hike out quite quickly 😀Book here: https://goo.gl/kH9N07 (https://goo.gl/BYHMIU) #Date: 29 April (Saturday) #MeetingPoint: Hősök tere parking #length: 15km We suggest to wear proper hiking shoes/boots, but no special hiking equipment is needed. #Milestones:MátraházaKékestetőBenevárMátrafüredMátraháza Looking forward to hiking with you! Love, The Budapest Hikers Team

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