Széchenyi Chain Bridge
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About this place
Teljes hosszúság: 380 m Átadás ideje: 1849. november 20. / 1949. november 20.
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Located in Budapest, Hungary, it is a bridge across the Danube, referred to as the Chain Bridge. The full name of the bridge is István Széchenyi, a major supporter of its construction, attached to it, but is most commonly known as the "Chain Bridge". At the time of its construction, it was regarded…
Beautiful bridge especially in the evening. If you would like to go to the Buda Castle you can go there with a funicular (cable car) from here.
The Chain Bridge was the first permanent stone-bridge connecting Pest and Buda. It is one of the symbolic buildings of Budapest, the most widely known bridge of the Hungarian capital.
The Chain Bridge was the first bridge to permanently connect Buda and Pest. At the time of its completion, Chain Bridge was considered to be one of the wonders of the world. Chief engineer Adam Clark completed the span in 1849. Crossing the bridge is just a short walk and no matter which direction…