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Fisherman's Bastion

Szentharomsag ter, Budapest 1014, Hungary
+36 1 458 3000
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Built during the 19th century for the Hungarian Millennium celebrations, this mock bastion features pointed towers and turrets, reminiscent of the fairytale castles in Disney World.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Szentharomsag ter, Budapest 1014, Hungary
District I / Buda
+36 1 458 3000
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Reviewed yesterday

I want to be sure that all of you understand that Budapest was once two separate cities. There was "Pest" on the east side of the Danube with the Parliament Building and most of the area of the city. There was "Buda" on the west...More

Thank mcarr0ll27
Reviewed yesterday

Good views of the other side of the city... and in general very pretty structure... you do have to pay for additional access along the wall but we didn't and still thought we were able to get pretty good photo shots... I thought it was...More

Thank lilgem83
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice place, amazing view. A lot of nice restaurants around. One of the best places tobsee in town.

Thank Michaela M
Reviewed yesterday

By walking over the chain bridge you get a better experience than by using the hop on hop off bus. We then took the funicular up which gave great views of the other side of the river. Short walk to the Bastion - did remind...More

Thank trishtraveller2013
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stunning location on the Bude side of the Danube, surrounded by beautiful buildings in a quaint area. Wish we had more time to explore the area but enjoyed what we saw.

Thank mjacobsbros
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a stunning place for photos and views. Lovely to take the funicular up to the castle and walk along to this monument. Worth the trip

Thank Alsa96
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

the amazing view of this place and morning and evening you are great looking all over the side of the city and the Danube it is fun to pay a small price for the entrance.

Thank Μιχάλης Ν
Reviewed 2 days ago

The views from this beautiful and interesting building are fabulous and it provides fantastic photo opportunities.

Thank GSquared2013
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely place to see Budapest... you can take great pictures... you wandered around freely didn't pay to go inside

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great view. Very touristic. In the evening the lights are turned on and makes it more beautiful. Making pictures towards the lights more difficult, though. 😉

Thank Marita B
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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6 November 2017|
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Response from Elham F | Reviewed this property |
Ramps are not every where but you still get to see a lot that are accessible.
Timmur P
24 October 2017|
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Response from dr_pj18 | Reviewed this property |
The place is very touristy so expect so many people taking pictures. The part with paid entrance was not so crowded when we were there this month. You can take good pictures of the Danube and the Pest side and selfies of... More