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Revision as of 10:51, 6 April 2012

Not to be confused with Višegrad, Bosnia and Herzegovina.


Visegrád is a town in Pest County, Hungary.

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Get in

Take a train from Budapest Nyugati railway station to Nagymaros–Visegrád (cca. 40-60 minutes, runs every 60 minutes; the station will be on the opposite side of the river so you need to take a 5-minute ferry ride [1] across; ferries are scheduled to train arrivals), or take a direct bus at Budapest, Árpád híd bus station to Visegrád (cca. 80 minutes, runs every 20-60 minutes). A more expensive (but much more picturesque) way to get to Visegrád is an excursion boat and a hydrofoil service run by Mahart [2] (both daily once, only between April and late September).

Get around

See

  • Former royal palace - partially rebuilt in Renaissance style (accessible to people with physical disabilities), a medieval residential tower and an impressive citadel, which is about 30-50 minute hike up from the base.

Do

Toboggan runs near Visegrád, they have two parallel runs, one operates throughout the year, the other one is summer-only. [3]

Buy

Eat

  • Don Vito Pizzeria and Ristorante, delicious food and also pizza delivery
  • Sirály Restaurant
  • Renaissance Restaurant

Drink

Sleep

Pillangós ház [4] cosy double rooms for HUF 13.000. It has wireless internet in the rooms and there is a small kitchen and lounge available for use.

Contact

Get out

Ferry to Nagymaros across river Danube




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