Budapest is the capital city of Hungary and it is also the most populated city in the country and classified as the 10th largest city in the European Union based on population. The city is also blessed to have many beautiful places that the tourists would love to visit. These places provide extremely stress-freeing environment that every tourist must experience once in their lifetime.
Geography of Budapest
Budapest is situated on the central area of the Carpathian-Basin. The city is situated at an elevation of 1,729 feet from sea level. The total population of the city is 1,764,000 and the total area of the city is 525.2 km².
Climate of Budapest
The climate of Budapest is classified as continental and it experiences cold winters and warm summers during the year. The winter season starts from December and ends in February with average temperature 0 degree Celsius or sometimes it drops below 0 degree. The city frequently experiences snowfall as well due to low temperatures. The summer season is between June to August in Budapest with average seasonal temperature of 32 to 34 degree Celsius.
Tourist Attractions of Budapest
Buda Castle & Castle Hill, Hungarian Parliament Building & Crown Jewels, St. Stephen’s Basilica, Fisherman’s Bastion, The Danube Promenade, Matthias Church (Church of Our Lady)are few of the most attractive and beautiful places in the city. These places are a must visit places for every tourist. If you haven’t visited these places even if you are in Budapest right now, then you haven’t seen the beauty of the city yet.