Buda Castle

Buda Castle is the historical castle and palace complex of the Hungarian kings in . It was first completed in 1265, but the massive Baroque palace today occupying most of the site was built between 1749 and 1769.
Photo: Jakubhal, CC BY-SA 4.0. Photo: Christoph Radtke, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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

The is a library in , . Photo: Gothika, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a chain bridge that spans the between and Pest, the western and eastern sides of , the capital of . is situated 450 metres northeast of Buda Castle. Photo: Wilfredor, CC0.

is situated 120 metres south of Buda Castle. Photo: Vadaro, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

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

or Downtown is the V. District of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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

Buda Castle

47.4961° or 47° 29' 46" north
19.0397° or 19° 2' 23" east
156 metres (512 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: قلعة بودا
  • Aragonese: Castiello de Buda
  • Armenian: Բուդայի ամրոց
  • Basque: Budako gaztelua
  • Belarusian: Будайскі замак
  • Belarusian: Замак Буда
  • Catalan: Castell de Buda
  • Catalan: castell de Buda
  • Chinese: 布达城堡
  • Chinese: 布达皇宫
  • Croatian: Budimski dvorac
  • Croatian: Dvorac Buda
  • Croatian: Dvorac Budim
  • Czech: Budínský hrad
  • Czech: Hrad Buda
  • Danish: Budaslottet
  • Dutch: Burchtdistrict
  • Dutch: Burchtheuvel
  • Dutch: Burcht van Boeda
  • Esperanto: Reĝa Palaco
  • Esperanto: Reĝa Palaco en Budapeŝto
  • Estonian: Buda palee
  • Finnish: Budan kuninkaanlinna
  • Finnish: Budan linna
  • French: Palais de Budavár
  • French: château royal de Buda
  • French: palais de Budavár
  • Georgian: ბუდას ციხესიმაგრე
  • German: Budaer Burg
  • German: Budavari palota
  • German: Budavári palota
  • German: Burgpalast
  • Greek: Κάστρο της Βούδας
  • Hebrew: ארמון בודה
  • Hindi: बुडा
  • Hindi: बुडा क़िला
  • Hungarian: Budavári Palota
  • Hungarian: budai vár
  • Indonesian: Istana Buda
  • Indonesian: Kastil Buda
  • Italian: Budavári Palota
  • Italian: Castello Reale
  • Italian: Királyi Palota
  • Italian: Királyi Vár
  • Italian: Palazzo Reale
  • Italian: castello di Buda
  • Japanese: ブダ城
  • Korean: 부다 성
  • Latvian: Budas pils
  • Luxembourgish: Buergpalast
  • Macedonian: Буда
  • Persian: دژ بودا
  • Persian: قلعه بودا
  • Persian: قلعهٔ بودا
  • Polish: Zamek Królewski w Budapeszcie
  • Portuguese: Budai Vár
  • Portuguese: Budin Kalesi
  • Portuguese: Castelo de Buda
  • Portuguese: Királyi-palota
  • Portuguese: Királyi Vár
  • Romanian: Castelul Buda
  • Russian: Будайская крепость
  • Russian: Будайский замок
  • Russian: Замок Буда
  • Serbian: Будимски дворац
  • Serbo-Croatian: Budimska palača
  • Serbo-Croatian: Budimski dvorac
  • Slovak: Budínsky hrad
  • South Azerbaijani: بودین قلعه سی
  • Spanish: Castillo de Buda
  • Spanish: Palacio de Buda
  • Swedish: Budaslottet
  • Turkish: Budin Kalesi
  • Ukrainian: Будайська фортеця
  • Ukrainian: Будайський замок
  • Ukrainian: Замок Буда
  • Vietnamese: Lâu đài Buda
  • Castello di Buda

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