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Margaret Island (Margitsziget)

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Margitsziget 23800, Budapest 1007, Hungary
+36 1 374 2600
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Quiet walkways, flower gardens, romantic ruins and century-old trees make up this popular recreation spot located in the heart of Budapest.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“musical fountain” (201 reviews)
“japanese garden” (136 reviews)
“running track” (134 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Margitsziget 23800, Budapest 1007, Hungary
Margaret Island
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Reviewed yesterday

Island itself is remarkable for doing anything you like from walking or running.The nature is really amazing itself .We had a very nice time there.It is a perfect getaway from crowded city center.

Thank mathiasrud
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot rave about Margaret Island enough! When people asked me what I most enjoyed or recommendations on places to visit this is number one on my list to mention. It is situated in the middle of the river between Buda and Pest with easy...More

1  Thank girlieg2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went for a run around Margaret Island on Sunday morning - superb facilities fro running and cycling as well as historic sights.

1  Thank Malcolm A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Margaret island is nice place to spend time with nature. The park has tours also to offer, bicycles, segways, etc.. can be rented to stroll around the island. Musical fountain is awesome. Walking can be a good alternative to explore the island. There is a...More

Thank mahendra v
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's very easy to get to this island, walk over the boomerang bridge and your on it, today was a bright and mild day in Budapest perfect strolling this island in the middle of the Danube - just a little beyond the parliament building.

1  Thank daymoLiverpool
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful island, the water fountain there is amazing like a fireworks display! Also the BUDAPEST sign is a great place to take photos.

1  Thank turayarichards
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent two afternoons here during our five days in Budapest. We hired electric scooters and saw the entire island, there is a fountain co-ordinated to music, a cafe and it's so pretty. There are pedal bikes to hire, too, and it's located along the hop-on-hop-off...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a bike tour exploring this beautiful island! Quite a lot to see on there, its not very busy either! Was great fun learning about the historic facts about it!

Thank Becca E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Margaret Island is a great way to spend an afternoon. We hired a pedal car to explore the island with... Great fun, well worth a visit.

Thank lewandsoph
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The island is very nice, there are some ruins of an ancient Dominican nunnery, a church and in the north part some Japanese style gardens. It's a great place to go for a nice, quiet stroll.

Thank Andrea M
Margaret Island
For Budapest, this island between the banks of the
Danube represents a green oasis, especially during
summer when its emerald spaces are much enjoyed by
both locals and tourists. The gardens here are very
picturesque; the flowers in full bloom give the
landscape a variety of hues; the fountains add an air
of freshness, making walks peaceful, joyful and
romantic. A leisurely stroll will uncover a variety of
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9 January 2018|
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Response from Mali D | Reviewed this property |
Its really nice to walk most of the way on the river side - highly recommend it
13 August 2017|
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Response from Prachi S | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it exists now!
Linor A
5 August 2017|
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Response from sztpa | Reviewed this property |
One day. 🙂
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