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Scenic arch bridge (circa 1876) connecting the southern part of Budapest with Margaret Island, the city's popular island park and recreation area.
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

I walked over the Margaret (Margit) Bridge several times during my trip in Budapest. I found getting there before sunrise time provided better opportunities for photography. Unfortunately, the parliament building is no longer lit after midnight, but if you walk towards the Buda side and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Murat B
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Margaret Bridge is a lovely bridge connecting Pest and Buda. You can walk over this bridge to get to Margaret Island.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed 7 November 2018

beautiful Bridge, very nice in the night with very nice access to the Danube and a beautiful viewpoint is the end of the island, regretting that there are no steps and the access is quite steep and in wet weather, it's probably slippery to take...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

It's really nice to walk over the bridge any time of the year. You can get a really good view of all Budapest, and the Danube. If you can get there when the Danube is low, you can walk under the bridge and get some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank blian24
Reviewed 30 October 2018

With its yellow colour substructure this bridge is an eye catching from the distance, especially if you see from Buda Castle, awesome. It is the second oldest bridge built to connect two side of Danube River, Buda and Pest, then blown up by German Army...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank santo-trainsspotter7
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Our hotel was near this bridge, its a beautiful sight to visit and it also has access onto the magarite island ( we thought you could only get to it by water until we walked around this bridge). There is also a mcdonalds and a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rhianna M
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Margaret Bridge (or Margit hid) looked very nice with his goden looks, also the Parliament building looks very nice when crossing it. Second-oldest bridge in Budapest was nicely restored in 2011.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Foodie_CST
Reviewed 11 October 2018

The old 1876 Margaret bridge was beautifully restored and improved. In 2011 the work was successfully completed. Now also cyclists and pedestrians can cross the Danube here safely, beside public transport (tram) and cars. I wondered why the bridge has this peculiar curve and understood...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert937
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

The Magrit Hid (Margaret Bridge) is a useful route into Buda by tram from Pest and provides access to the island. The island is mostly an excuse for exercise.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank platypus150
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is one of Budapest's numerous iconic bridges across the Danube River, and giving you access to Margaret Island. Interestingly the bridge does not go straight across the river - it has a bend in it. It is nice walking along the river and across...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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I read about it. These are original French sculptures, because the plan of building made by Ernest Gouin. The man is not Hercules, but he is a mythological figure, and the woman is a general mythologial figure, she has no... More
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