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Budapest, Castle, Hungary, Tour -

Buda Castle / Castle Hill (Budai Vár / Várhegy) Part of the 1st district of Budapest. Since 1987, the Buda Castle has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Many medieval and 17-18th century houses and public buildings are located here. It has three main parts: the Royal Palace, St. George’s Square and the historic residential district. Massive walls surround the Castle entirely, the construction of which started in 1243. The building process accelerated in 1246 due to the new  expected Mongolian attack. In a charter of King Béla IV in 1255, it is already mentioned as a completed...

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