Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo), Budapest

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Follow in the footsteps of the 19th-century aristocrats as you stroll down Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo). Located between the Chain Bridge and the Elisabeth Bridge on the Pest side, this walkway along the Danube is the city's most famous. As you go, admire the magnificent views of Buda Castle and a variety of sculptures, including representations of Sándor Petőfi and William Shakespeare. The walkway also features one of the city's most powerful memorials. Statues of shoes on the riverbank pay homage to the Jews who were killed here during World War II. Many of the city's famous sights and historic buildings, such as the Parliament and the Vigadó concert hall, are within walking distance from the promenade. If you need a break from sightseeting, the surrounding streets are dotted with cafes and restaurants. Put Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo) into our Budapest driving holiday app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • It offers a wonderful view to the Danube with the castle and with some bridges. It is always nice to see street artists, musicians. There are offers for boat trips and there are many fancy restaurants...  more »
  • Budapest is a wonderful city to walk and photograh by night, is perfect. Along the river has landmarks that deserve to be seen.  more »
  • It is in my opinion one of the most imposing buildings in Europe. Majestic. You can tour great part out and there are guided tours that allow to know it inside. It is certainly worth knowing it.
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