Attractions in Esztergom

The Cathedral (Basilica)

The Cathedral (Basilica)

The Cathedral (Basilica) consecrated in 1856, with its 100 m height is the largest ecclesiastic building in Hungary.

Castle Hill

Castle Hill

The Castle Hill raising above the town offers a wonderful panoramic view.

Aquaisland

Aquaisland

At a few minutes walking distance from the town centre, which was the first bath centre in Hungary.

Water Town

Water Town

In the neighbourhood of the Castle Hill, the second most important sight in Esztergom is the Water Town.

Saint Thomas Becket Hill

Saint Thomas Becket Hill

From the downtown a special serpentine walk leads up to the top of the hill, decorated with the country flag.

Primate’s Island

Primate’s Island

One of the most picturesque parts of Esztergom is the Primate’s Island belonging to the Royal Town and the Water Town.

Town Centre

Town Centre

A belváros szervesen összefügg a Kis-Duna sétánnyal, mely párhuzamosan követi a belváros dél felől északra, a Bazilika irányába tartó ívét.

Lake Palatinus

Lake Palatinus

A számos tóval rendelkező Esztergomban a legnagyobb az Esztergom-Kertváros és Dorog határán lévő Palatinus-tó.

Mountains, valleys and lakes

Mountains, valleys and lakes

Beside all its special attractions, Esztergom is also considered the town of hills and valleys, where one can also find several lakes.

Pilisszentlélek

Pilisszentlélek

Surrounded by forests, at a 9 kilometres distance form Esztergom, on the territory of the Duna-Ipoly National Park is situated the very small village of Pilisszentlélek.