Things to see and do - Kecskemét
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Kecskemét Travel guide
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This town, described by Brahms as the “most beautiful city on earth”, occupies a splendid site between the Danube and the Tisza in the heart of the immense puszta. Famous throughout the world for its foie gras and apricot brandy, Kecskemét boasts buildings which illustrate the varying styles of Hungarian architecture. Birthplace of Zoltán Kodály, author of the Psalmus hungaricus, it has named an institute of musical education after him and organizes an International Festival of Music every year.
Tourist attractions Kecskemét : Things to see and do
Kossuth Tér 1 H - Kecskemét 6000
The attractive architecture of this pink building is an example of what Hungary calls Art Nouveau. Its construction, begun in 1893, is the work of architects Ödön Lechner and Gyula Pártos. Take the time to venture inside and climb the stairs to the C..
Kossuth Tér 2 H - Kecskemét 6000
Inaugurated in 1806, the yellow ochre Great Church was built in the late Baroque style. Two plaques can be seen on the façade, one of which commemorates the victims of the 1848-1849 War of Independence. The other pays tribute to a famous regiment of ..
Kossuth Tér H - Kecskemét 6000
The Franciscan church or chapel of St Nicholas is the oldest building of Kecskemét. It was built in the 13C in a Gothic style, but was "restyled" according to Baroque tastes in the 18C. To the left of the church are all that remains of the ..
Izsáki út 6. H - Kecskemét 6000
Housing a restaurant with Hungarian and international cuisine, a wellness area with a swimming pool and awaits you with air-conditioned rooms, Four Points by Sheraton Kecskemét is a 15-minute walk from the centre. Free WiFi is available throughout t..
Tatay András u. 1/B H - Kecskemét 6000
Located in a quiet street in the centre of Kecskemét, Apollo Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, free parking, and spacious rooms. Guests can enjoy daily breakfasts, and there are numerous museums and bars in the immediate area. Each of the large rooms at Apol..
Kápolna u. 2. H - Kecskemét 6000
Hotel Talizmán in the centre of Kecskemét offers air-conditioned en-suite rooms with free WiFi and cable TV. Some rooms also come with a balcony. Breakfast is served every morning. A Mediterranean restaurant, where half-board options are available i..