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Visegrad Citadel

Varhegy, Visegrad 2025, Hungary
+36 26 398 101
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The historic stronghold, built between 1245-1255 A.D., guarded the Royal Crown for more than 200 years.
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
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Varhegy, Visegrad 2025, Hungary
+36 26 398 101
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Four of my family were in Budapest for a family wedding. We stayed at Hotel Honti and could see Visegrad Citadel from there. The road to it is very steep and then there are steps and more steps. The castle ruins are well-maintained and have...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its really quite city with lot of nature, trees, flowers and hills. and i had delicious food specially the Hungarian soup.

Thank emangogo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Hungarian friends met us at the base of this mountain,we took a ferry across the river to reach the base that alone was an experience.The drive up was amazing the view is so Beautyful.Its a good hike up the steps to get up to...More

Thank rickcardo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was desperate to visit visegrad as it was a royal seat of power and an example of castle architecture in Hungary. I was not disappointed that compared to the great castles of Western Europe it is pretty crude in design and build as that...More

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This reasonably priced attraction (about $6 with no discounts if you don't include the wax museum; senior discounts start at 62; student discounts available) is a wonderful look into history, while offering such gorgeous scenery and surroundings. There are a lot of hands-on things to...More

Thank Elllend
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible combination of nature and panoramic views and beautiful castle! Very clean air, in case it's important for you. In case you like it, it is a must see place!

Thank Tatyana M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on the way, however I recommend a tour even on purpose! A sweeping, exhilarating sight! The castle is simple with no major highlights but the view ... the view is worth the whole trip!

Thank Alfredo C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Magnificent views from the old castle remains. You will find paid parking right at the front door along with some places that sell food and drinks. There will be some steps to climb so a pair of good shoes and drinking water on a hot...More

Thank Firstclass_NZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived here in early June and it was hot. Lots of stairs to climb so not for the mobility challenged. The ruins themselves left me cold, however you get magnificent views from the top overlooking the Danube which was the highlight. Not worth making a...More

Thank sterwuv
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice place Good view point It is good only if you Happened to be in he area and need to walk an it Have small kids that will enjoy the horse riding in a circle or shooting arrows

Thank yaki a
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Soumitro B
10 March 2016|
Response from devilke | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The Citadell is part of it originally, but that is he best view spot there in the area so they chagre for going up to the tower. Once it is worth going there so you see it, but there is a spectacular view anyways from... More