Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy), Veszprem

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Neighborhood Historic Walking Area
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. Add Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy) and other attractions to your Veszprem trip itinerary using our Veszprem itinerary maker.
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  • We went to see the center of Veszprém, more precisely the Castle area. It is a really beautiful place with nice old buildings and churches and a fantastic view on the surrounding from the statues of S...  more »
  • The view is beautiful You can see the town and over the town Its a nice walk up a hill and its worth it!  more »
  • Decided to return from Lake Balaton via "fastest route" on satnav, which took us by Veszprem. Decided to visit the city centre, which I knew had a castle. What I had not expected was the extent of the...  more »