Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo), Budapest

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Follow in the footsteps of the 19th-century aristocrats as you stroll down Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo). Located between the Chain Bridge and the Elisabeth Bridge on the Pest side, this walkway along the Danube is the city's most famous. As you go, admire the magnificent views of Buda Castle and a variety of sculptures, including representations of Sándor Petőfi and William Shakespeare. The walkway also features one of the city's most powerful memorials. Statues of shoes on the riverbank pay homage to the Jews who were killed here during World War II. Many of the city's famous sights and historic buildings, such as the Parliament and the Vigadó concert hall, are within walking distance from the promenade. If you need a break from sightseeting, the surrounding streets are dotted with cafes and restaurants. Put Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo) into our Budapest driving holiday app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • We followed the street leading directly in front of St. Stephen Basilica to the water front. It took about 15 minutes. We walked the steps down to the river bank where all the river cruise boats were ...  more »
  • This is a part of your night walk along the Danube that you should be prepared to spend some time at. The shoes are near by and there are benched along the riverbank on which to rest and enjoy the bea...  more »
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