Places in Budapest

Famous landmarks and highlights

Restaurant tips by local experts

All restaurants

Bars and nightlife

All bars and pubs

Attractions, museums and things to do

All attractions

A city of beautifully faded elegance

Panoramically divided by the Danube, Hungary’s capital exudes faded grandeur. Comprised of busy Pest and residential Buda, the Habsburg city of grand boulevards and elegant bridges was built in the late 1800s. With its five-star hotels, spa baths, landmark coffeehouses and key restaurants wonderfully restored, Budapest provides top-notch services. An underground counterculture and savage party scene complete the picture of this cool, modern city.

Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo)

Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo)

Beautiful river walkway

Beautiful river walkway Editors' Note

A stroll down Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo) is a lovely way to take in the city sights. This passage will take you from Roosevelt Square and Erzsébet Bridge, flowing right alongside the Danube in Pest.

From the Roosevelt Square and Erzsébet Bridge you’ll be able to see the landmark Castle Hill just opposite the river, making for quite a romantic or pensive walk. Though not as vibrant as it was in its 1900s heyday, this passage is still a great way to explore parts of the city.

Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo)
Marcius 15 ter-Roosevelt ter, V Budapest