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The Fisherman’s Bastion affords great views of Budapest and the Danube

The Fisherman’s Bastion is a neo-Gothic and neo-Romanesque style terrace and rampart situated in Buda, on the Castle hill, by the Matthias Church. It has a fairytale look, with many turrets, projections, parapets, and climbing stairways. From the towers and the terrace there is a beautiful, panoramic view of the Danube, Margaret Island, the Hungarian Parliament and Gellért Hill.


Bus and trolley bus travel in Budapest

Buses and trolley buses are another easy way to get around beautiful Budapest. There are over 150 bus routes and 15 trolley bus routes criss-crossing Budapest and taking you to every nook and cranny of the city. The buses are blue and the trolley buses are red.