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Castle Hill (Veszpremi Varhegy)

Veszprem, Hungary
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Panorama!

Well worth the walk through the Castle District to take in the panoramic views this vantage point... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Scuesa
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Hamburg, Germany
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lovely

you can have a lovely walk on the hill, where there are amazing old buildings. the view is also... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Dia G
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A charming district intersected by winding medieval streets and filled with quaint houses and grand palaces, shops, restaurants and a variety of interesting museums.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“old town” (4 reviews)
“castle hill” (12 reviews)
“city centre” (3 reviews)
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Veszprem, Hungary
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Well worth the walk through the Castle District to take in the panoramic views this vantage point offers - look over the rooftops of the town and surrounding hills. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit!

Thank Scuesa
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

you can have a lovely walk on the hill, where there are amazing old buildings. the view is also nice, but other than that there isn't much to see - unless you'd like to visit a museum or two

Thank Dia G
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We went to see the center of Veszprém, more precisely the Castle area. It is a really beautiful place with nice old buildings and churches and a fantastic view on the surrounding from the statues of St Stephan and Gizella as well as from the...More

Thank beabrigi
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The view is beautiful You can see the town and over the town Its a nice walk up a hill and its worth it!

Thank Ilaria16112
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Decided to return from Lake Balaton via "fastest route" on satnav, which took us by Veszprem. Decided to visit the city centre, which I knew had a castle. What I had not expected was the extent of the old town area and the views from...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

It is a beautiful part of the town, you can walk around on the island under the castle, visit the Margaret ruin, enjoy the flowers and fountains while having a nice coffee. Then climb a few a stairs to visit the Benedek cliff, several museums...More

Thank bettis88
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Signs throughout the town are in Hungarian and English. So despite not speaking Hungarian or German, was able to self guide through the historical buildings. Stopped in the museum and saw the "violin workshop". A craftsman making violins - almost out of a movie!

1  Thank Redtomatobone
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Castle hill is one of the main reasons to visit Veszprem. One of the main attractions to see there is the Statues of King Szent Istvan and Beautified Gizella. They stand near the top of a steep rock and behind them you can enjoy...More

1  Thank UAvron
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Real beauty you can see there Historical sites at the city of the Queens Historical Romanesque cathedral.. old churches.. a well .. a gate.. a fire watch tower .. markets.. beautiful scenes.. It's a complete castle to visit

Thank Oliver C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We love Hundary so much we are looking into becomming expats. Property is affordable and the country is amazing! Tihany is our #1 chocie so far.

1  Thank moodyib
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Johnny's Bistro Veszprem
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