Margaret Island, Budapest

4.4
#2 of 163 in Parks in Hungary
Island · Hidden Gem · Park
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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  • Magical island in between Buda and Pest. Easy to walk over the bridge and directly to this little paradise. As soon as you arrive there is a soundwall. You suddenly forget that you are in a big city.....  more »
  • We spent a beautiful morning here, walking the full length of the island, enjoying the rose garden, the Japanese garden, the monastery ruins, the singing fountain, and much more...lots of flowers and....  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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