Get ready to explore the filming locations of famous Hollywood movies in Budapest. Hungary’s capital has long provided the atmospheric backdrop for many a hit movie. You will get behind the scene access many shooting locations, marvel at Budapest's landmarks and get insights from your movie geek guide. Be prepared to explore Budapest, the stand-in city and see how Budapest doubled up as Berlin, Paris, Moscow and Buenos Aires Iconic Budapest locations appear in recent releases such as “Atomic Blonde” starring Charlize Theron, and “Blade Runner 2049” featuring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford.
I'm Nandor, a culture vulture, story enthusiast and movie geek. I'm a co-founder and tour guide of Budapest Explorers, a walking tour company in the Hungarian capital. My specialties include film tours, geeky tours, and scavenger hunts. I've guided film tours for the Titanic Film Festival and the Jewish Film Festival in Budapest. Let me take you on a journey where we will uncover how did Budapest unexpectedly conquer the big screen, we will get to know the most famous vampire of the history of cinema and the only Hungarian who has a star on Hollywood Boulevard.
We will explore the filming locations in the inner city of Budapest - Western Railway Station - Spy Game, Sunshine - Alkotmány utca - Evita - Batthyány Eternal Candle - Munchen, Spy - Szabadság tér - Die Hard - Adria Palace - Blade Runner 2049 - Opera - Bel Ami, Woody Allen's Love and Death - Nagymező utca - Budapest Broadway and the locations of more than 20 Hollywood movies
If it rains, please bring an umbrella or rain jacket as the walk is mostly outside. In case of rain we will slightly modify the itinerary to include more indoors locations
We will send out a list of movies we are going to talk about so if you want you can prepare ahead of time
Explore Hollywood in Budapest