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Top places to photograph in Budapest in 2022

These are the very best Budapest Instagram spots, curated by the PhotoHound team. If you've got limited time here, these are the must-see locations to shoot while you're in Budapest!

St. Stephen's Basilica - exterior

The exterior of a Roman Catholic basilica in Budapest named in honour of Stephen, the first King of Hungary.
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Hősök Tere (Heroes' Square)

Hősök tere (Heroes’ Square) is a large, open square in Budapest. The Millennium Memorial features the seven leaders of the Magyar tribes that founded Hungary and a large column crowned by Archangel Gabriel.
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Fisherman's Bastion

A turreted hilltop fortress with views across the whole city - probably the best place in Budapest for photography. From here you can enjoy elevated views of the Danube, the Hungarian Parliament, St. Stephen's Basilica and the Szechenyi Chain Bridge. The bastion itself is of course a notable subject for your images too.
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Chain Bridge - Danube Viewpoint

A great viewpoint of the Chain Bridge in Budapest from the east side of the Danube.
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Budapest Széchenyi Chain Bridge

A landmark chain bridge that spans the River Danube between Buda and Pest, the western and eastern sides of Budapest. As well as being an interesting photographic subject it also has great views down river towards the Hungarian Parliament building.
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Budapest Museum of Ethnography (Néprajzi Múzeum) - Exterior

The grand building in which the Museum of Ethnography is now housed was originally built by Alajos Hauszmann for the Ministry of Justice.
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