Must be seen at night. Go up to the castle area and at about 6 p.m. all the lights go up and it is absolutely stunning.
About Chain Bridge (Szechenyi lanchid)
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A short and enjoyable walk across is an alternative to the bus or tram, and it's good to be able to view the sights on both sides of the river, the castle, parliament building and Fisherman's Bastion amongst others, while also watching the boats go...More
We have been in Budapest for 7 days and have run and walked over this bridge quite a few times, from early in the morning with the local workers to late at night when it is alight with strings og lights. You cant go to...More
The Széchenyi Chain Bridge is a suspension bridge that spans the River Danube between Buda and Pest. Worth walking across as it was built by English engineer William Tierney Clark and built by the Scottish engineer Adam Clark, It was opened in 1849.
Got to say a quaint bridge and of interest to anyone who has an interest in bridges. I thought it unusual that it was replicated after it had been destroyed in WW2 instead of building a more modern one with modern materials. It is akin...More
The chain bridge is very impressive when you are able to get to a view point where you can view the whole bridge. The area is very busy so caution is required. The bridge is based on bridges over the thames