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Lovingly restored after being reduced to rubble during World War II, this picturesque area is located in the heart of medieval Budapest, which is characterized by cobblestone streets, narrow alleys and lovely squares surrounded by baroque and...more
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Szent Gyorgy Ter, Budapest 1014, Hungary
District I / Buda
+36 1 201 4927
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Reviewed today

on the Buda side a collection of impressive buildings which includes the National Museum. Real must.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed today

Go in the evening to look at the Pest side of town. The view is amazing all over the city from here.

Thank toowelltravelled64
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We loved Castle Hill and found lots to do there. First, instead of taking the tram, we walked to the top and the photo ops of Budapest were wonderful! St Matthews Square is nice to just explore and if you are up to it, walk...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Get some terrific city views near the church. Lots of cafes nearby. There is also a small tourist market near the church. Check out the tunnels is you have time.

Thank Mktpro99
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely view of Budapest. Great places to eat, lovely history. Highly recommended. Great journey up in the Funicular Railway. Enjoy

Thank CeeCee2110
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great location for your Budabest pics. Nice walk alongside a high point above the Danube. Other tourist attractions are less than ten minutes from here, recombine this with other site to maximise the visit.

Thank dave h
Reviewed 3 days ago

The castle could use a little work, but the hill as a whole is very good and the views are amazing. And you can walk over the Chain Bridge coming and going. Pretty cool.

Thank twovagabonds
Reviewed 3 days ago

Don't know how anyone would miss this. The view of Castle Hill from the other side of the river is wonderful. I would suggest taking the small tram up the hill but walking down. I views are spectacular and it's so interesting to walk among...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are at least two ways to reach the castle: using the funicular (which is somewhat expensive) and by walk. Walking is free but hard. If you have some florints to expend, I recommend use the funicular to climb and then walk to get back...More

Thank Arturo R
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is definitely one of the most popular tourist spots in Budapest. It seems there are several ways to get up the hill – by the little electric tour car, by the funicular, or walk up. On our way down, we also found out that...More

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District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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July 30, 2018|
Response from jktravel7 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know anything about this festival. So sorry
June 23, 2017|
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Response from Derek S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry there was no artist. There when we went it was far too cold
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I didn't notice the Primark store. Use Google maps for directions as it worked well for us.