Best lookouts in Budapest

Check out the top lookouts in Budapest, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Fisherman's Bastion
1. Fisherman's Bastion
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92 local reviews
5 Szentháromság tér, Budapest
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(1) 458 3030
Establishment
Matt
Fishermen's Bastion is one of the most fascinating sights on Castle Hill. Although fishermen from Watertown (V…
Erno & Maria
Fishermen's Bastion (Halászbástya) in the 1st District is one of the best known landmarks of Budapest. Thanks …
Dóri
Thіs іs the large white tower аnd lookout terrace complex. Іt wаs built between 1890-1905, аnd іs named аfter …
1. Fisherman's Bastion
1. Fisherman's Bastion
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92 local reviews
5 Szentháromság tér, Budapest
Open now
(1) 458 3030
Matt
Matt
Fishermen's Bastion is one of the most fascinating sights on Castle Hill. Although fishermen from Watertown (Víziváros) reputedly defended t…
Erno & Maria
Erno & Maria
Fishermen's Bastion (Halászbástya) in the 1st District is one of the best known landmarks of Budapest. Thanks to the unparalleled panorama f…
Dóri
Dóri
Thіs іs the large white tower аnd lookout terrace complex. Іt wаs built between 1890-1905, аnd іs named аfter both the medieval fishmarket o…
2. Szent István Bazilika
2. Szent István Bazilika
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270 local reviews
1 Szent István tér, Budapest
(1) 311 0839
Establishment
Massimo
One of the most beautiful and significant churches and touristic attractions of the country. This is partly du…
Erzsebet
St Stephen’s Basilica of Budapest is one of the most beautiful and significant churches and touristic attracti…
Kris
The church is named for Saint Stephen I, King of Hungary (c. 975–1038). This is one the most significant touri…
2. Szent István Bazilika
2. Szent István Bazilika
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270 local reviews
1 Szent István tér, Budapest
(1) 311 0839
Massimo
Massimo
One of the most beautiful and significant churches and touristic attractions of the country. This is partly due to its historical heritage, …
Erzsebet
Erzsebet
St Stephen’s Basilica of Budapest is one of the most beautiful and significant churches and touristic attractions of the country.In the cupo…
Kris
Kris
The church is named for Saint Stephen I, King of Hungary (c. 975–1038). This is one the most significant tourist attractions. The dome has a…
3. Normafa
3. Normafa
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32 local reviews
Normafa, Budapest
SublocalityPolitical
Tamas and Judit
The number one weekend destination for Hungarian families, this is the highest point of the city, 500 m. Here…
Petra
It's an excellent thing to do in the Buda Hills to take a walk from Normafa to the Erzsébet lookout tower, and…
Barnabi
A well-known place for everyone living in Budapest. Youngsters and adults all enjoy the beautiful scenery, the…
3. Normafa
3. Normafa
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32 local reviews
Normafa, Budapest
Tamas and Judit
Tamas and Judit
The number one weekend destination for Hungarian families, this is the highest point of the city, 500 m. Here you can look out from Elisabe…
Petra
Petra
It's an excellent thing to do in the Buda Hills to take a walk from Normafa to the Erzsébet lookout tower, and then take the chairlift back …
Barnabi
Barnabi
A well-known place for everyone living in Budapest. Youngsters and adults all enjoy the beautiful scenery, the fresh air and the panoramic v…
4. Erzsébet Kilátó
4. Erzsébet Kilátó
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22 local reviews
János-hegy, Budapest
Open now
(1) 327 1000
Establishment
Tamas and Judit
Elisabeth lookout tower is a beautiful, old stone tower in the highest point of the city (527 m). Open until 2…
Roland
If you would like to take a few hour long tour in the nature, Elizabeth Lookout can be a perfect destination, …
Bettina
If you have time for a little hiking go to Normafa and walk until the lookout. Hiking area with a great view a…
4. Erzsébet Kilátó
4. Erzsébet Kilátó
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22 local reviews
János-hegy, Budapest
Open now
(1) 327 1000
Tamas and Judit
Tamas and Judit
Elisabeth lookout tower is a beautiful, old stone tower in the highest point of the city (527 m). Open until 20:00, no entrance fee. You can…
Roland
Roland
If you would like to take a few hour long tour in the nature, Elizabeth Lookout can be a perfect destination, on the highest point of Budape…
Bettina
Bettina
If you have time for a little hiking go to Normafa and walk until the lookout. Hiking area with a great view and special hungarian deserts (…
5. J?Nos-Hegy Libeg?
5. J?Nos-Hegy Libeg?
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14 local reviews
97 Zugligeti Way, Budapest
Open now
(1) 394 3764
Establishment
Denise
The Chairlift ("Libegő" ) of Buda Hills nearly 1-km-long, cable-suspended conveyance in District XII, takes…
Peter
The Chairlift ("Libegő" in Hungarian) is a popular alternative means of transport in the Buda Hills. The nearl…
Kristóf
The Chairlift ("Libegő" in Hungarian) is a popular alternative means of transport in the Buda Hills. The nearl…
5. J?Nos-Hegy Libeg?
5. J?Nos-Hegy Libeg?
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14 local reviews
97 Zugligeti Way, Budapest
Open now
(1) 394 3764
Denise
Denise
The Chairlift ("Libegő" ) of Buda Hills nearly 1-km-long, cable-suspended conveyance in District XII, takes riders up the side of János H…
Peter
Peter
The Chairlift ("Libegő" in Hungarian) is a popular alternative means of transport in the Buda Hills. The nearly 1-km-long, cable-suspended c…
Kristóf
Kristóf
The Chairlift ("Libegő" in Hungarian) is a popular alternative means of transport in the Buda Hills. The nearly 1-km-long, cable-suspended c…
6. Budai Vár
6. Budai Vár
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92 local reviews
Establishment
Ilona
Royal Palace is the first royal residence on Castle Hill was built in the 13th century, after the Mongolian in…
Terézia
Royal Palace is the first royal residence on Castle Hill was built in the 13th century, after the Mongolian in…
Adam
Great walk around, breathtaking lookout spots, history, culture.
6. Budai Vár
6. Budai Vár
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92 local reviews
Ilona
Ilona
Royal Palace is the first royal residence on Castle Hill was built in the 13th century, after the Mongolian invasion. It was extended in the…
Terézia
Terézia
Royal Palace is the first royal residence on Castle Hill was built in the 13th century, after the Mongolian invasion. It was extended in the…
Adam
Adam
Great walk around, breathtaking lookout spots, history, culture.
7. Gellért Hill
7. Gellért Hill
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80 local reviews
Gellért Hill, Budapest
Natural featureEstablishment
Peter
A hill in the middle of the city, nice photo and lookout themes!
Tibor
Best lookout point to the whole city!
Ada
A pleasant stroll uphill, across the Danube from the flat, and you can enjoy great views of Budapest along the…
7. Gellért Hill
7. Gellért Hill
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80 local reviews
Gellért Hill, Budapest
Peter
Peter
A hill in the middle of the city, nice photo and lookout themes!
Tibor
Tibor
Best lookout point to the whole city!
Ada
Ada
A pleasant stroll uphill, across the Danube from the flat, and you can enjoy great views of Budapest along the way to the top of the hill.