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Margaret Island, Budapest

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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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  • Really enjoyed the layout and relaxed feel it is like a little oasis in the middle of the city. A must visit for anyone who likes to relax  more »
  • We had a great time - a whole family day on this island! Good for all ages. We walked around at the pedestrian paths, biked around at the biking trails, had a snack under the trees in a park, relaxed....  more »
  • 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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