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Address: Heroes' Square, Budapest, Hungary
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+36 30 869 1426
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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Located behind Heroes' Square, this park is home to the zoo, an amusement...

Located behind Heroes' Square, this park is home to the zoo, an amusement park and a swimming pool.

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Everything a central city park should be

This is the perfect place to spend a day with your family. Or meet friends. Or just enjoy the weather. There are dozens of activities for everyone, including ice skating in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Joe C
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Budapest, Hungary
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Budapest, Hungary
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the perfect place to spend a day with your family. Or meet friends. Or just enjoy the weather. There are dozens of activities for everyone, including ice skating in winter, trampolines in summer. The zoo and circus are right next door.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here initially planning to have coffee, but my husband & I quickly realized we were quite hungry after the long walk from our hotel. We were immediately greeted with warm smiles by the friendly waiters and shown to a table by the window, overlooking the ice skating rink. It was then we met our waiter, Vendelin. He... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

In the UK there is always that token person who has brought their own skates! In Hungary it's the opposite, we were the token couple who had to rent ice skates! However despite skating with the Hungarian Olympic team we had sooo much fun! It's a huge ice skating rink that considerably plays great tunes with the amazing backdrop of... More 

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368 reviews
175 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

After stumbling across this it was great to see all the youngsters learning to skate, it had everyone from total beginners to seasoned pro's and even a couple getting filmed

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London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

One of the oldest park with lots to do and it was built for People who may not have a garden and wish to escape for a day. It has an ice skating, a castle, a lake, a zoo a amusement park and lots of eating places suitable for all budgets. Skating was one of my favourite hobby in my... More 

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Thank EvaM221150
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16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

There is a very large ice skating arena in Varosliget park right across Horos Ter underground exit. You can skate with hundreds of others which i liked a lot. It was my first but I didnt feel any danger because people was really caring and polite to each other. The entrance fee is 2000 ft and the skate rental is... More 

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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220 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is a stunning place to visit, the castle is just beautiful to walk around and admire and the frozen lake with the ice skating made the moment even more special. I didn't personally skate but I watched my friends from a cafe over looking the rink and that was enjoyable. The view was great in the day but at... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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1,015 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

When I was visiting Budapest, I fell in love with this park, its lake, the castle... It's beautiful, but unfortunately it might be destroyed to give place to a condominium. Actuallt, the government has also cut part of the trees there, leaving a very sad landscape behind. There were even some protests going on, by inhabitants who wanted it to... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

It was so beautiful will all the autumn trees and leaves, I couldn't believe it. Just walking around is amazing!

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Vienna, Austria
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I like this place especially on summer evenings. So peaceful and lovely. Many people goes there to walk their pets and sports activities. Nice lake , and zoo nearby

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