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Castle Hill, Budapest

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 7,000+ reviews on the web
Scenic medieval walking area Castle Hill is known for its picturesque streets, Baroque buildings, and historical sites. On the Buda side of this capital city, hike or take the funicular to the top of the hill. See the Royal Palace, Matthias Church, Mary Magdalene Tower, and Vienna Gate, among other major landmarks. Take in extraordinary views over the Danube from the Fisherman's Bastion, or discover Hungarian art at the National Gallery. Explore the cobblestone streets and charming squares lined with houses that were restored after near-destruction in World War II. Arrange to visit Castle Hill and other attractions in Budapest using our Budapest tour planner.
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  • We decided to spend our day in the Buda side (our apartment was in Pest) and we didn't regret it at all. First of all the view of the Pest from the top of the hill is beautiful. There are a lot of tou...  read more »
  • A must go place for the views and pictures. You can take a furnicular to go up the hill. its a very beautiful place. 
  • Although it is recommended its ascent on foot also has its charm the funicular ride. Good views of the area of Buda and the Parliament
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