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Korzo - Danube Embankment (Dunakorzo)

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Address: Marcius 15 ter-Roosevelt ter, Budapest V, Hungary
Description: This scenic walkway provides sweeping views across the Danube to the Buda...
This scenic walkway provides sweeping views across the Danube to the Buda side, passing several upscale hotels, restaurants and cafes.
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Nice promenade

This is a lovely place for a walk along the Danube. Several statues, and also a number of cafes. Great views of the Buda castle and Matthias Church across the river.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

with a wonderful landscape in the background, it is an icon of the Danube. fresh, pleasant place in the center of Pest, leaning on the riverbank. Without the kaos of photographers tourists you can always get the best shot.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

This is a lovely place for a walk along the Danube. Several statues, and also a number of cafes. Great views of the Buda castle and Matthias Church across the river.

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Paris
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 604 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The statue of the little princess is located next to the Elisabeth bridge on the Pest side. This is a copy of an original statue created by a sculptor called Laszlo Marton in 1972. He hasd been inspired by his daughter org artist was inspired by his eldest daughter who used to play wearing a princess costume and a crown... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Most modern urban planners lucky enough to have rivers and shorelines available have worked to incorporate embankments and river walks into their city-scapes. It is appropriate that this is called the "Embankment" because it calls to mind London's Thames Embankment. Wonderful vistas, public art installations and cafes, this is a great way to spend a few minutes or hours.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Was a bit cold during my stay there - but the embankment that ran alongside the Danube was a great place to walk. Walked all the way until we reached the Parliament - quite a distance! Very open spacious pavement; would have enjoyed it even further if not for the cold weather!

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Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This is a must-do for every local and tourist every once in a while. This stretch of the Danube bank offers a wonderful panorama over Buda, including Gellért Hill, the Chain Bridge, the Buda Castle, Matthias Church with the marvelous Danube inbetween. For visually impaired, there is a 2 meter long brass 3D replica of the panorama with explanation in... More 

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Timisoara, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Duna-Korzo is a nice street on the Danube's banks good for relaxing walks on sunny days. Great photo opportunities, beautiful views with the river and Buda Castle, nice statues, fountains and some elegant buildings. A lot of terraces and restaurants to stop and have a meal or a drink.

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Trieste, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We were about to take the tram n.2 and we accidentally saw this. Obviously it's worth to take more pics with the statue and others statues nearby!

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Brotton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Currently here in Budapest and it hasn't stopped raining!. However with pleanty of waterproofs we braved the rain and walked along this scenic route. Ok so it was slightly grey and not as picturesque as the photos in the tour books but the statue of Korzo was something we passed on our travels, just beautiful.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Great views across the Danube, some nice restaurants and hotels on the River side. Plenty of space to amble along and admire the sceanary.

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Address: Address: Marcius 15 ter-Roosevelt ter, Budapest V, Hungary
Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > Belváros-Lipótváros

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