Margaret Island, Budapest

4.4
#2 of 162 in Parks in Hungary
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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  • You are able to walk to the island and there is a tram stop directly next to the island. It’s a nice big green space in the middle of a busy city, we walked at night and it’s well lit and felt safe. N...  more »
  • I really enjoyed my walk here, I hadn't been before but there was a lot more to see than I expected. The island is about a mile long and just past parliament. The singing fountain is quite extraordina...  more »
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  • Cool park
  • This place is amazing. Views, gardens, walks, food and drinks. The great water display must watch. Parking a bit expensive but worth it.
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