Best things to do in Budapest in 2024

Hungarian Parliament

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The Hungarian Parliament is a beautiful Gothic revival architecture building. As the name suggests, this is the seat of the Hungarian government.

Danube River Banks

Walking down the river banks, you will come across a memorial known as the Danube Shoe memorial or the Shoes on the Danube promenade. The history of this memorial site can be traced back to 1944-45 when the Arrow Cross military shot Budapest Jews.

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Dohány Street Synagogue and ruin bars

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The Dohány Street Synagogue is also known as the Great Synagogue and is a historical site. The synagogue was built between 1854 and 1859 and is a site of Neolog Judaism learning.

St Matthias Church

The main complex of the Buda Castle district starts at St Matthias Church. The church was built in 1015 in Romanesque style. Beautiful red and orange diamond-patterned tiles characterize the Roman Catholic Church.

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Fisherman's Bastion

The Fisherman’s Bastion is marked by seven towers. You can view the river Danube, the bridges, Gellert Hill, and the beautiful Hungarian Parliament from any of these towers. The seven pillars signify the seven Magyar tribes that settled here in 895.

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Thermal Baths

The thermal baths have medicinal natural hot spring waters in the 18 pools. It receives mineral and medicinal properties from the 2 thermal plants nearby.

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