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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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  • When we're in Budapest we often visit this green island and spend a few hours here. Last Sunday we spent a sunny afternoon walking and relaxing. We saw the fountain and listened to nice classical...  more »
  • I visit Margit Siget about once a year while in Budapest visitng family and hands down it is my favorite place to spend time. There are paths to run or walk on, places to sit and enjoy the sun...  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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