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Scenic Viewpoint

Fisherman's Bastion

202 locals recommend
Location
I. kerület, 1014
Halászbástya
Phone+36 1 458 3030
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 11:00 PM
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Gergely
Gergely
September 16, 2019
Get the best sights on the city and visit another iconic place in the Castle District. See more under description Castle .
Nóra
Nóra
September 09, 2019
Fishermen's Bastion is one of the most fascinating sights on Castle Hill. Although fishermen from Watertown (Víziváros) reputedly defended this part of the city during the Middle Ages, Fishermen’s Bastion was built in the 1890s and it’s purely decorative. Today, it's a favorite lookout.
Szabolcs
Szabolcs
August 31, 2019
Fishermen’s Bastion is a stunningly beautiful observation point affording sparkling vistas over the Danube, Pest skyline, and far beyond. Built on the eastern side of the Castle District between 1895 and 1902 by renowned Magyar architect Frigyes Schulek – who had previously rebuilt the Matthias…
Woody
Woody
August 24, 2019
More beautiful in the evening
Szilvia
Szilvia
August 06, 2019
Most romantic view of Budapest, near Mathia's Church (that should be visited)