The Castle District is the historical part of the side of and consists of the Buda Castle Hill and some other neighbourhoods around it, like , Krisztinaváros and parts of .
Photo: Cristian Bortes, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Halászbástya Hungarian pronunciation: or is one of the best known monuments in , located near the , in the 1st district of Budapest. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5 hu.

Tourist attraction
The is a chain bridge that spans the between and Pest, the western and eastern sides of , the capital of . Photo: Wilfredor, CC0.

The Church of the Assumption of the Buda Castle, more commonly known as the , more… Photo: VinceB, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Art gallery
The , was established in 1957 as the national art museum. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

, Vár or Várnegyed is in , located on Castle Hill. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a bastion at in , . Photo: Globetrotter19, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in . This article describes the outer part of the 1st district, which includes parts of Gellérthegy, Krisztinaváros, Tabán and . Photo: Tsy1980, CC BY-SA 4.0.


47.4992° or 47° 29' 57" north
19.0351° or 19° 2' 6.5" east
Open Location Code
150 metres (492 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2142472585
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: Várkerület
  • Cebuano: Budapest I. kerület
  • Chinese: 城堡區
  • Chinese: 布达佩斯第一区
  • Chinese: 布達佩斯第一區
  • Czech: I. obvod
  • Dutch: District I
  • Dutch: District I van Boedapest
  • English: Budapest District I
  • English: Budavár
  • Esperanto: Vár
  • Estonian: Budapesti I ringkond
  • French: 1er arrondissement de Budapest
  • French: Belbuda
  • French: Budavár
  • German: I. Budapester Bezirk
  • Greek: 1ο Δημοτικό Διαμέρισμα Βουδαπέστης
  • Hebrew: בל-בודה
  • Hungarian: Budapest I. kerülete
  • Hungarian: Budapest első kerülete
  • Hungarian: Budavár
  • Hungarian: Várkerület
  • Italian: Várkerület
  • Italian: distretto I
  • Italian: distretto del Castello
  • Japanese: ブダペシュト市一区
  • Japanese: 一区
  • Persian: منطقه قلعه
  • Persian: وارکرولت
  • Polish: Dzielnica I
  • Polish: Várkerület
  • Romanian: Budavár
  • Romanian: Sectorul I din Budapesta
  • Romanian: Varkerulet
  • Romanian: Várkerület
  • Russian: I район Будапешта
  • Serbian: Будимпешта I округ
  • Serbo-Croatian: Várkerület
  • Slovak: Budapešť 1
  • Slovak: Budapešť I.
  • Slovak: Budapešť I
  • Slovak: Budavár
  • Slovak: I. obvod
  • Slovak: Várkerület
  • Spanish: Várkerület
  • Swedish: Budapest I. kerület
  • Ukrainian: Будапешт/Бел-Буда
  • Vietnamese: Quận I
  • 1. kerület
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  • I. kerület
  • Quận I, Budapest
  • Бел-Буда

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Várkerület. See this page's contributions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.