Castle Hill is a walkable neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants and bars. You can experience some local entertainment, or enjoy the natural beauty of the riverfront. Book your hotel now and use Castle Hill as your home base for exploring the sights in and around Budapest.
Sightseeing around Castle Hill
The area's storied past is told through its monuments and historic sites, while the museums provide some cultural flavor. Museum of Music History, Aranysas Patika Museum, and Hospital In The Rock feature captivating exhibits. You can check out the local talent at Hungarian Heritage House, Danube Palace, and Vigado Concert Hall. Fisherman's Bastion, Matthias Church, and Holy Trinity Column are significant monuments. Learn about the local history at De la Motte - Beer Palace, Royal Palace, and Buda Castle. Europa Grove, Verem Room Excape Game, and Budapest Castle Hill Funicular are family favorites.
Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Vermezo Park, Millennium Park, or Elizabeth Park. At Sas-Mountain Natural Reserve, Zugligeti Libego Chair Lift, and Janos Hill, take some time to really appreciate nature. Plan to do some shopping while in town? Consider Mammut, Gozsdu Courtyard, and Vaci Street. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Legenda, Funlock, and Váci Street.
Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Szechenyi Chain Bridge, St. Stephen's Basilica, and Hungarian State Opera House. You can also head to Medieval Jewish Chapel, Trinity Square, and Vienna Gate Square.
Getting around Castle Hill
If you want to get around the city, Batthyany Place Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Szell Kalman Square and Moszkva Place Station. If you want to venture out of town, Budapest-Deli Station is the closest train station. You can also catch a ride at Budapest Margaret Bridge- Buda Station.
The closest major airport is Budapest (BUD-Ferenc Liszt Intl.), located 11.9 miles (19.2 km) from Castle Hill.