Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Hungary  /  Central Hungary  /  Budapest  /  Sightseeing  /  Statue of St Stephen

Statue of St Stephen, Budapest

(4.2/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web)
Statue of St Stephen represents the first king of Hungary seated on a destrier, wearing the Hungarian crown and the coronation mantle. King Stephen I united the Magyar tribes and established Christianity in the country at the beginning of the 11th century. The bronze equestrian statue from 1906 stands on a high stone pedestal, which is adorned with reliefs illustrating scenes from the king's life. Notice the ornate saddlecloth and four figures of lions guarding the king. The area around the statue offers impressive views of Pest on the other side of the river. To visit Statue of St Stephen and get the most from your holiday in Budapest, create itinerary details personal to you using our Budapest tour planner.
map
Create a full Budapest itinerary

Plan your trip to Budapest

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Budapest by other users

7 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Budapest BY A USER FROM VIETNAM April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 25 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MEXICO May, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 49 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Central Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 26 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Amsterdam, Eastern Europe & Berlin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Budapest BY A USER FROM LEBANON July, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • you have the Church statue viewpoint, the area is beautiful, you have shops cafes, Museum inside the Church telling you the story
    View original
  • Very good statue place in Buda, we loved it. Very safe, quiet amazing views of the Danube highly reco http://search.Netscape.com/search/search?invocationtype=topsearchbox.search&query=roulette+site 116 bus drops you off at the top, and you enter the tourist part, full of people taking photos, children, very nice to go family!!
    View original
  • Built in 1902, this statue of St Stephen on a horse is situated near St Matthias church. The pedestal and the statue look grand from afar and near. The lions on the pedestal, the horse ready for battl...  more »