Margaret Island, Budapest

4.4
#2 of 163 in Parks in Hungary
Walk, swim, or visit the sites at Margaret Island, a popular place for recreation in the heart of the city. In the 13th century this area was called "Island of Rabbits," but it has undergone many changes since then. View ruins of medieval churches and a Dominican convent on the island. Come during a concert at the island's open-air theater, see an outdoor movie, or eat dinner under the stars. Hang out at one of the many restaurant or cafes on the island, go for a run, have a picnic in a landscaped garden, relax at an outdoor pool, or play in the sun at Palatinus water park. Make Margaret Island a part of your Budapest vacation plans using our Budapest driving holiday planner.
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  • We hiked up across the Margit Hid (Bridge) to the Island, then hiked up island to the highway bridge. While Margit Hid is pedestrian friendly, the other bridge Arpad Hid was a highway with a raised...  more »
  • My wife and I took a Sunday afternoon boat ride up from Budapest. The weather was beautiful and the boat trip was picturesque and relaxing. We disembarked on the island and strolled around seeing...  more »
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  • Nice place in the spring, summer and autumn. But in winter is very cold and windy.
  • I got engaged here, the most beautiful place in Budapest!

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