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Danube, Budapest

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Take a cruise or walk along Danube, the river passing through 10 countries and four capital cities, including Budapest. The European Union's longest river, it originates in Germany's Black Forest and moves through Eastern Europe until it ends in the Black Sea via Romania and Ukraine. Photograph the river flanked by the Buda and Pest sides of the Hungarian capital from the famous Chain Bridge, which showcases the waterway. Step aboard a cruise for expansive views of the city, or stroll past monuments and historical buildings situated along the river, such as Parliament. For Danube and beyond, use our Budapest vacation trip planner to get the most from your Budapest vacation.
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  • I've never seen Danube so strong and so powerfull. Spring is really the time to see this magnificant river, since the summer heat mixed with high humidity makes strolling along Danube sometimes quite ...  more »
  • What a beautiful Danube with different bridges linking Buda to Pest. Love the walks along the river at night.  more »
  • The Danube is the famous and most important river in the region pass through Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest, etc. The river is quite beautiful and extensive, we know him from several different points and see it is something inevitable.
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Attracting countless visitors with its architecture, history, and atmosphere, Budapest also provides a great selection of places to stay. The city’s hotels include everything from cozy and economical boutique establishments to luxurious world-renowned chains. Alternatively, choose from the huge variety of bed and breakfasts and hostels, as well as rental apartments ranging from economic to deluxe. While accommodations are spread throughout the city, more of them cluster on the livelier Pest side. You may want to place yourself near the sights you want to see most, but keep in mind that the city's wide public transportation network makes it relatively easy to reach all the major attractions no matter where you’re staying.
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