City Park Budapest
Spend a magical day at the City Park in Budapest!
This is a huge and beautiful public park (in Hungarian Varosliget) packed with the most amazing sights and activities. Its main entrance is from Heroes' Square, one of Hungary's World Heritage sites entering from Andrassy Avenue.
The first trees and walkways were established in 1751 thus City Park became the first public park in the world.
City Park was the main venue of the 1896 millennium celebrations of Hungary, by which time Andrassy Avenue, Millennium Underground and the Grand Boulevard were built.
City Park has the largest artificial ice surface in Europe. The B-group at the Bandy World Championship 2004 was held here and also the Bandy World Championship for women 2007.
Some of the most interesting places and things to do and see in the park:
1.– Gundel Restaurant
2.– Municipal Zoological and Botanical Garden
3.– Capital Circus of Budapest
4.– Amusement Park
5.– Széchenyi Medicinal Baths and Swimming Pool
6.– Vajdahunyad Castle
7.– Petőfi Hall
8.– Transport Museum of Budapest
9.– Heroes' Square
10.– Museum of Fine Arts
11.– Palace of Art
If you are looking for accommodation in the area see our hotel recommendation right by the park:
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