Unmissable Monuments and Attractions
Andrassy Avenue is, along with Váci Utca, one of the most emblematic streets of Budapest. Discover its history and best things to do and see.
The Hungarian Parliament, also called Budapest Parliament, is the city’s most symbolic building and one of the most famous in Europe.
Buda Castle is one of Budapest’s most famous landmarks, along with the Chain Bridge. It offers an impressive view of the city and is breathtaking.
The Chain Bridge is the oldest bridge in Budapest and is the Danube’s most renowned overpass. It took 20 years to build and was inaugurated in 1849.
The Fishermen’s Bastion is a lookout located on the Castle Hill in Budapest, to the west of the Danube River. It offers a spectacular view of the city.
The Hungarian State Opera, also known as Budapest Opera House, is one of Hungary’s most beautiful buildings. It was built between 1875 – 1884.
The Heroes’ Square is one of the main squares in Budapest. Its statues commemorate the leaders of the seven tribes of the Hungarians and other leaders.
St. Stephen’s Basilica in Budapest is one of the largest religious buildings in Hungary. It stands 96m tall like the Hungarian Parliament Building.
Váci Utca (Váci Street) is Budapest’s most important street along with Andrassy Avenue. It is also a great shopping area. Find out about more.
The Citadella is a fortress located at the highest point of Budapest. It offers the best views over the city and is considered one of the best visits.
The Great Market Hall in Budapest is the largest of the five markets founded at the end of the nineteenth century. Discover its history and what to see.
The Great Synagogue of Budapest is the second largest synagogue in the world, after Jerusalem’s synagogue. It is 53 m high and 26 m wide.
The Labyrinth of Buda Castle in Budapest is a cave system with springs, basements, caves and cellars that is 1,200 meters long. It is currently closed.
Aquincum was an important Roman city, discovered at the end of the nineteenth century in Budapest. Find out about the ruins and its museum.