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Reviewed 5 July 2018

This is a wonderful yet hidden place, with fantastic statues - definitely recommend while in Budapest!

Thank Rishi S
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Firstly, tripadvisor shows garden in a werkelele place, but it's not! This garden is few minutes from cytadela. Honestly recommend to make a short walk to this place. There was not many people, so I think it's not a popular place.

Thank tkff
Reviewed 14 May 2018

It is a wonderful experience to feel the energy from this group of statues, found in a hillside park above Erzsabet Bridge. It’s especially beautiful at sunset, as the lights start to illuminate the city.

Thank Zingle
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This is definitely one of the hidden spots on the Buda hills. I suggest everyone to walk by this place even though it only consists of this one monument and a nice part around.

Thank darkdragon-001
Reviewed 20 October 2017

A very nice spot with all the great philosophers. The area is big and quite lovely and it it only 15 minutes away from Citadel.

Thank Voula D
Reviewed 5 August 2017

In a world of so much turmoil, I wish that this setting was real. Abraham, Echnaton, Jesus, Buddha, Lao Tse, Mahatma Gandhi, Daruma Taishi and Saint Francis are all standing in a circle. The symbolism is so dramatic, showing that different cultures and religions can...More

2  Thank psudino
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Once you have walked along the river head up the hill towards this garden. It's a bit of a trek and in the hot weather it was challenging! It is worth it though to see the garden but also the views of the city and...More

1  Thank Marley1984
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

2007, 2009, 2013, and 2016. This place I found it by mere chance when wandering around as a tourist in 2007. I was deeply touched when I saw for the first time this timeless representation of humanism, in art. Let yourself be pulled by the...More

1  Thank Rodrigo P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

While the attraction is just a couple statues of "philosophers", including Saint Francis of Assissi, Jesus Christ and Abraham, it is one of those places where locals would gather to enjoy some time (and wine) together, the views and a pleasant, tranquil afternoon on the...More

Thank Drazsika
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The view from here is amazing. There are not so many tourists as other venues of Gellert Hill. Nice stopover before you walk up to the Citadel.

1  Thank OZS969
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