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Sziget Eye - CLOSED

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Prettier to look at than look from.

I thought it was bit expensive for not much than a ten minute view. You can see most of Budapest... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2019
phylissw2016
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Buda, Texas
Nice views

The Eye looks better during night, but the views from it are better during daytime. The "trip... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2018
MarchidanuA1
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Jun 24, 2019
“Prettier to look at than look from.”
Jan 10, 2018
“Nice views”
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Reviewed June 24, 2019

I thought it was bit expensive for not much than a ten minute view. You can see most of Budapest if walk up to the Castle. It is a beautiful city.. Although we stayed at an Air B&B right across the street and THE EYE...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

The Eye looks better during night, but the views from it are better during daytime. The "trip" lasted 5 spins and the ticket was 9 euros.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MarchidanuA1
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

We went on the eye at around 20:30 and the views at night were lovely! There was a small queue but this went down rather quickly. You can have a cabin just for your group which allows you to fully move around and have a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Crazy when it comes to the mill is not especially for 8 euros. The maximum height of 65 meters. For one ticket were laps by 10 min. Offering views of Budapest and even at night! 42 cars and the best in Europe Eye. It has...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank Leepreacher K
Reviewed April 17, 2016

3 years ago summertime we have visited Deak Ferenc ter, and the `eye` in the evening. It was a very good walk from Heroes' Square through the city in late evening, and around the eye there is Basilica, lots of people, youth, tourists, couples, friends,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank Ewyena
Reviewed February 28, 2016

Best by night when you can enjoy the Budapest skyline. Fairly expensive, but gets affordable if you combine with the Hop-on hop-off bus.

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank papinek
Reviewed February 20, 2016

If you look online, the Sziget Eye says it is coming back sometime in 2016 as an even larger and more pleasant ferris wheel, so I can only comment on my experience in September of 2015, allegedly a few weeks before it originally closed. The...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Josh R
Reviewed February 17, 2016

The place give a really beautiful overview of the city, I truly recommend, best at night. If you are a tourist with only a few days, do a "combo" with the hop on hop off bus.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank victorwiltenburg
Reviewed February 17, 2016

We tried it in early January. It was cold, the queue was long, the price was somehow high for a family ticket. Finally we got in with a nice young couple and the round started. As expected my wife was scared, but I become scared...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank Elemér F
Reviewed January 13, 2016

Expensive attraction and the view is not the best. Smaller than in Vienna or London and the windows are dirty.

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank Pavol O
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Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The
Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica
stand out as two of the finest examples of
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more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval
city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while
the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention
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