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Margaret Island (Margitsziget)

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Margitsziget 23800, Budapest 1007, Hungary
+36 1 374 2600
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Quiet walkways, flower gardens, romantic ruins and century-old trees make up this popular recreation spot located in the heart of Budapest.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“musical fountain” (203 reviews)
“japanese garden” (139 reviews)
“running track” (136 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Margitsziget 23800, Budapest 1007, Hungary
Margaret Island
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+36 1 374 2600
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"musical fountain"
in 203 reviews
"japanese garden"
in 139 reviews
"running track"
in 136 reviews
"water tower"
in 69 reviews
"mini zoo"
in 67 reviews
"rent a bike"
in 66 reviews
"electric car"
in 38 reviews
"rose garden"
in 34 reviews
"beautiful park"
in 61 reviews
"green space"
in 26 reviews
"big park"
in 34 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 58 reviews
"few hours"
in 69 reviews
"the river"
in 121 reviews
"sunny day"
in 41 reviews
"swimming pool"
in 46 reviews
"nice walk"
in 33 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed here for business, however during down time I explored the island via the 5km running track around it. There is so much to see and do on there. There is a small animal park, water slides, pools, hotels and restaurants. I’d love to revisit...More

Thank Mark W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of locals here at this lovely park in the middle of the river. Not much open so early on in the season but still great for people watching. Bring a picnic & Bottle of wine, find a spot sit back & relax. There is...More

Thank Busymumrayleigh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On our recent trip to Budapest, my wife and I went for a walk on Margaret Island. I have to say it made for a most memorable Easter Sunday. The water tower and Japanese garden were particular interesting. The island itself was fairly scenic too....More

Thank Art M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a visit in Budapest. Very scenic, and using a bike is a good way to get around. I would recommend visiting.

Thank Kaela M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing RUBBER track on Margaret Island, so great for runners’ joints! Plenty to see and do too, good for walkers, just join the south end of the island from the main bridge.

Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in the beginning of april and most of the sights were still closed. We heard about the fountain and wanted to listen to the classical music but it was to early in the season. We rented at golf cart and drow around for...More

3  Thank Mari H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we took the river cruise here and what a lovely place to see its quiet, has a mini zoo(free entry) its a rescue zoo ,rose and japenese gardens. old ruins, you can hire bicycles electric cars to get around. they have public loos which you...More

Thank rosie42068
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the middle of the Danube river, great place to enjoy an afternoon free of spending. There are large open areas to lay in the sun, or to picnic with a bottle of wine. The perimeter of the lake has a running tracking with...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went when it was colder, so the atmosphere was kind of dreary. Lots of rundown attractions and several activities. It was a popular biking, running, and walking spot. NOT a must do in the city. A few cheap spots to eat along the main...More

Thank Mary L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park is beautiful. Had a nice walk around it with the partner today and stopped for a picnic in the park. If the weather was warmer would have gone for a swim in the pool on the island. Nice day out and easy to...More

Thank Steve L
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Margaret Island
For Budapest, this island between the banks of the
Danube represents a green oasis, especially during
summer when its emerald spaces are much enjoyed by
both locals and tourists. The gardens here are very
picturesque; the flowers in full bloom give the
landscape a variety of hues; the fountains add an air
of freshness, making walks peaceful, joyful and
romantic. A leisurely stroll will uncover a variety of
...More
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EkInsaan17
10 January 2018|
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Response from Mali D | Reviewed this property |
Its really nice to walk most of the way on the river side - highly recommend it
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Denahill
13 August 2017|
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Response from Prachi S | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it exists now!
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Linor A
5 August 2017|
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Response from sztpa | Reviewed this property |
One day. 🙂
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