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Budapest : Michelin's recommendations
First impressions can leave visitors a little perplexed: a little too much noise, too many cars, rundown streets etc. Yet, “the pearl of the Danube” slowly reveals its treasures along the banks of the majestic Danube, on the verdant Buba hills, and in the narrow streets of the castle district, and is a living city rather than a “museum city”. Built over many centuries its buildings and cultures integrated into earlier ones to create a city that is a true melting pot and incredibly contrasting.
Tourist attractions Budapest : Things to see and do
Szent György Tér 2 H - Budapest 1014
It was King Béla IV who decided to build a fortress here in order to protect Buda from the Mongols, however the castle owes its opulence to the Habsburgs. Outside the palace note the huge turul ; the equestrian statue of Eugene of Savoy ; King Mat..
Kossuth Lajos Tér 1-3 H - Budapest
Attributed to Imre Steindl, this gigantic neo-gothic monument which makes you think, with its dome, its pinnacles, arrows, arcades and galleries, about the one in London or about the Dome in Milan. You can visit part of it and especially admire the ..
Falk Miksa H - Budapest
The Lipótváros district is named after Leopold II, King of Hungary from 1790 to 1792, and is part, along with Belváros , of the historic centre of Pest. With its monuments, tree-lined squares and antique shops along Falk Miksa Street, this area is p..
Lanchid 19 Design Hotel provides beautiful views of the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Budapest. It is situated on the Danube riverbank, below the Buda Royal Castle. Just a few minutes' walk away from the city centre, the Lanchid 19 Design Hotel off..
Bem rakpart 11. H - Budapest
Set by the foot of the Buda Castle, directly on the Danube River bank, this boutique hotel enjoys an elevated location in the heart of Budapest. It offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and picturesque views of the Danube and the Parliament. The modern rooms..
Hegyalja út 14 H - Budapest
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The charming Gold Hotel Buda enjoys a convenient location between the Buda Castle and the Citadel, providing for easy access to all major sights. The hotel's Carat Restaurant features a charming garden and serves Hungarian cuisine. Wireless interne..
Leisure activities Budapest
As the sun goes down, effervescent Budapest wakes up! Enjoy a delicious dinner in an old-world restaurant accompanied by gypsy music before taking a bus tour that reveals illuminated monuments as they ignite the night sky. Then, treasure a breathtaki..
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Reflect upon the story of Budapest's Jewish community with this fascinating walking tour. Visit the city's vast synagogue–the world's second largest–and the Jewish Museum housed inside. Walk through the leafy shade of the Jewish Cemetery before reach..
Beginning in Erzsébet Square, this bus tour reveals Budapest's most significant monuments. View the majestic Opera House and stop at the Millenium Memorial in Heroes' Square. Rumble over Erzsébet Bridge and stop at Gellért Hill before heading to the ..