"Erzsebet Hid (bridge)" Erszébet Hid - Elizabeth Bridge Tip by edvin_br

This bridge has a very long history which takes us back to 1897-1903 when it was first built just near Budapests inner city. It was the longest chain-bridge in the world until 1926 and in the WWII it was badly damaged by the Germans. After the war it was rebuilt according to desings of Pal Savoly and completed in 1963.
This is one of the cities newset bridges and it attracts many tourists, its situated in the middle of Pest and at the other side of the bridge you can step up to the statue at Gellert hill.

Address: Above the Danube
Directions: Under the famous Gellert hill

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  • Updated Jul 9, 2004
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