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Turul Bird Statue

Szent Gyorgy ter | Buda Castle, Budapest 1014, Hungary
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Another great statue

Take the funicular railroad to the top and look to your left. This is a pretty large statue of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
elindoo
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Interesting Statue

When you take the vanicular railway from Adam Square up to the top of Buda Castle, look to your... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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2 weeks ago
“Another great statue”
May 10, 2018
“Mythical bird of the Magyar people”
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Szent Gyorgy ter | Buda Castle, Budapest 1014, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the funicular railroad to the top and look to your left. This is a pretty large statue of the Turul bird. Many posts before me have talked about the history so I won't go into that, but the view from up here is really...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you take the vanicular railway from Adam Square up to the top of Buda Castle, look to your left and you will see the Sculpture of a Turul bird. This mythical Turul bird (which is believed to be a kind of falcon, is an...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Located on the heights of Castle Hill on the Buda or west side of the Danube, the massive winged statue of the Turul Bird watches over the Royal Palace precinct. Magyar folklore tells of this mythical bird flying with a sword and dropping it in...More

Thank KLE2013
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District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
...More
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