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 ..
Kápolna u. 2. H - Kecskemét
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..
Arany János utca 3. H - Kecskemét
Centrally located in Kecskemét, Pálma Hotel is just a 1-minute walk from the pedestrian zone, providing rooms with TV, 24-hour reception, and free Wi-Fi throughout the building. Breakfast is also available and some rooms are air conditioned. Shops, ..
Beniczky Ferenc u. 4 H - Kecskemét
Just 200 metres from Lestár Square, Hotel Uno is centrally located in Kecskemét. It offers compact accommodation with cable TV, free Wi-Fi and free private parking. Free bikes are available. Simply furnished rooms and suites at Uno Hotel are air con..