Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo), Budapest

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Follow in the footsteps of the 19th-century aristocrats as you stroll down Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo). Located between the Chain Bridge and the Elisabeth Bridge on the Pest side, this walkway along the Danube is the city's most famous. As you go, admire the magnificent views of Buda Castle and a variety of sculptures, including representations of Sándor Petőfi and William Shakespeare. The walkway also features one of the city's most powerful memorials. Statues of shoes on the riverbank pay homage to the Jews who were killed here during World War II. Many of the city's famous sights and historic buildings, such as the Parliament and the Vigadó concert hall, are within walking distance from the promenade. If you need a break from sightseeting, the surrounding streets are dotted with cafes and restaurants. Put Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo) into our Budapest driving holiday app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • For decades if not centuries, the wealthy people of Budapest would "hang out" here and/or would take short walks around here.... These days you'll find more tourists than locals...  more »
  • This embankment is excellent for exploring the Pest side of the City and viewing Buda across the river. There is so much to see along its path. Several places you can stop for a coffee. Well worth a s...  more »
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