The Remete Gorge (Remete-szurdok), Budapest Remete Gorge, Budapest, Hungary

The Remete Gorge (Remete-szurdok), Budapest

Remete Gorge, Budapest, Hungary

Hiking
4 hours

Overview

In the world there might be one official "Grand Canyon" , but we are surrounded by other ones. They have different shapes, deepness or characteristics.

We are proud to represent the Grand Canyon of the Buda hills and have the chance to discover together the gorges, spikelets, caves , karst phenomena and plant rise.


More information on specialties on the tour, where you can get to know some rare species of plants, cross the stream several times, balance on the stones, climb into the mouths of the caves, discover the rich history of the area and get a fantastic nature experience

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professional tour guide

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Duration: 4h

Difficulty: easy-medium

Length: 7-8 km

Climb: 200-300 m

Descent: 200-300 m

Price per person : 10 euro ( 3200 HUF) ( kids and dogs - free)


Recommended equipment

closed footwear, small backpack, enough food / sweetness for 3-4 hours walking, 1-1.5 liters of fluid, camera, or hiking

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Number of participants

Minimum 8 maximum 15

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Meeting point

Public transport: You can take the 157 or 157 / A from "Szél Kálmán Tér" and take off at the ' Szirom utca ' stop.

(Széll Kálmán Square - Hűvösvölgy - Máriaremete)


If you need help please contact us (peter@trekhunt.com)

Geography

The Remete Gorge is located between Mount Remete and the Long Forest Mountain. Both sides are steep, rocky in many places. The main direction of the valley is west-east, but it turns a lot. Its length is about one kilometer, the cave is about 280 meters above sea level. On both sides, the mountains rise by almost 80 and 130 meters. The National Upper Level The main point of Budapest is at the eastern entrance of the valley.

Caves

Caves: There are many karst phenomena in the Remete Gorge. Cave has many rare shapes. Here you will find the Seven Holes (Hét-lyuk zsombolyrendszer), the Remete Cave (Remete barlang), and 15 cave dwellings, as well as the Some of these caves are Protected Cave, the Remete Cave and the Upper Cave of the Remete Valley are two specially protected caves.

History

In the caves of the gorge, pre-Ice Age animals, such as blackhead, cave lion, cave bear, cave hyena, were discovered. About fifty thousand years ago, the remnants of the woolly rhinoceros, hail and red deer, and three teeth of the Neanderthal man, lived in Flemish Cave of the Remete Valley. At the same time, fifty pieces of bronze family treasure were discovered.

Also, in one of the caves, the remains of King Stephen V., a Hungarian counterfeit workshop, were found with a complete set of tools, as well as pounded and unbeaten silver coins.

In the 18th century a hermit moved to the Remete Cave. That's why the Remete Gorge and the Remete Hill were the name of the hermit.

Flora and Fauna

The side of the Remete Hill and the Hosszúerdő Hill are also covered with forest, as well as the cave. More ice age residual plants, that is, the living space of the glacial relic because of its closed and cool microclimate. In the western part of the valley there is also a special tree, the mountain hybrids and the natural hybrid of the meadow silk, the Dutch silk. This is the only known wildlife in the country from this plant species.

There are several species of bats in the caves, including the small horseshoe bat.

The Remete Gorge (Remete-szurdok), Budapest Remete Gorge, Budapest, Hungary #755e67de-bc5c-4739-b438-3b4e4872cc21

Reservation

Booking in advance required.

You can apply at peter@trekhunt.com too.

The participation fee is 10 euro, which must be paid to the tour guide at the beginning of the tour.

Map

Price includes

Guidance
professional tour guide

Good to know

Duration: 4h

Difficulty: easy-medium

Length: 7-8 km

Climb: 200-300 m

Descent: 200-300 m

Price per person : 10 euro ( 3200 HUF) ( kids and dogs - free)


Recommended equipment

closed footwear, small backpack, enough food / sweetness for 3-4 hours walking, 1-1.5 liters of fluid, camera, or hiking

The Remete Gorge (Remete-szurdok), Budapest Remete Gorge, Budapest, Hungary #36b1fb25-0858-4aa7-b540-964848511086

Number of participants

Minimum 8 maximum 15

The Remete Gorge (Remete-szurdok), Budapest Remete Gorge, Budapest, Hungary #6cc132fc-b2dc-495b-aa71-4f72304d9508

Meeting point

Public transport: You can take the 157 or 157 / A from "Szél Kálmán Tér" and take off at the ' Szirom utca ' stop.

(Széll Kálmán Square - Hűvösvölgy - Máriaremete)


If you need help please contact us (peter@trekhunt.com)

Geography

The Remete Gorge is located between Mount Remete and the Long Forest Mountain. Both sides are steep, rocky in many places. The main direction of the valley is west-east, but it turns a lot. Its length is about one kilometer, the cave is about 280 meters above sea level. On both sides, the mountains rise by almost 80 and 130 meters. The National Upper Level The main point of Budapest is at the eastern entrance of the valley.

Caves

Caves: There are many karst phenomena in the Remete Gorge. Cave has many rare shapes. Here you will find the Seven Holes (Hét-lyuk zsombolyrendszer), the Remete Cave (Remete barlang), and 15 cave dwellings, as well as the Some of these caves are Protected Cave, the Remete Cave and the Upper Cave of the Remete Valley are two specially protected caves.

History

In the caves of the gorge, pre-Ice Age animals, such as blackhead, cave lion, cave bear, cave hyena, were discovered. About fifty thousand years ago, the remnants of the woolly rhinoceros, hail and red deer, and three teeth of the Neanderthal man, lived in Flemish Cave of the Remete Valley. At the same time, fifty pieces of bronze family treasure were discovered.

Also, in one of the caves, the remains of King Stephen V., a Hungarian counterfeit workshop, were found with a complete set of tools, as well as pounded and unbeaten silver coins.

In the 18th century a hermit moved to the Remete Cave. That's why the Remete Gorge and the Remete Hill were the name of the hermit.

Flora and Fauna

The side of the Remete Hill and the Hosszúerdő Hill are also covered with forest, as well as the cave. More ice age residual plants, that is, the living space of the glacial relic because of its closed and cool microclimate. In the western part of the valley there is also a special tree, the mountain hybrids and the natural hybrid of the meadow silk, the Dutch silk. This is the only known wildlife in the country from this plant species.

There are several species of bats in the caves, including the small horseshoe bat.

The Remete Gorge (Remete-szurdok), Budapest Remete Gorge, Budapest, Hungary #755e67de-bc5c-4739-b438-3b4e4872cc21

Reservation

Booking in advance required.

You can apply at peter@trekhunt.com too.

The participation fee is 10 euro, which must be paid to the tour guide at the beginning of the tour.

Prices from

HUF3,200

Duration

4 hours
Select date
Please provide a valid email address.
Book now
Please provide a valid phone number. Like: +31636363634
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Overview
Price includes
Good to know
Recommended equipment
Number of participants
Meeting point
Geography
Caves
History
Flora and Fauna
Reservation