Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy), Veszprem

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Learn about the national legends at Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy), known through history as the "city of queens" because of the royalty that lived there. Take a walk around the complex and see the medieval fortress, with a round structure and pointed towers. Visit the grand statue of the first Hungarian king, Istvan, and Queen Isabella. Stop for a break in one of the many cafes and restaurants, where you can grab a coffee and try some of the famous Hungarian cakes. A visit to Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Veszprem trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We were passing through the city, the center of the city, went up to elsétálgattunk bit on the Castle. Very nicely crafted, is constantly under renovation, any time of year and time of day, a beautiful sight. High heels if you would not, for the most part the area pavement:D
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  • I found this place extremely beautiful. It has got beautiful view of Bolaton Lake. Perfect place to visit in summer I guess! Walking on path ways surrounded with beautiful nature and history make your...  more »
  • Actually here is the heart of the city, has a beautiful view of the city and the main attractions here, is not very big, but to take a good walk.
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