The capital of Hungary is Budapest, which is also the largest and
most populated city. Budapest is a city of spas, with a unique
composition and temperature of the waters, where visitors can
reinvigorate in one the 19 different thermal baths.
The Buda Castle Hill, with the 700-year-old Matthias Church, the
Royal Palace and the Fishermen’s Bastion, is among the most
charming World Heritage Sites, from where one can look down
at the downtown and the Danube River, with her many bridges,
among them the beautiful Chain Bridge – the first one throughout
the history to permanently connect Buda and Pest.
Regarding the topic of water, the city’s number one reference is
the Danube River, which splits the city into the hilly Buda and the
The logo of the 2019 World Rowing Masters Regatta shows one
of the most famous symbol of Hungary, the magnificent Chain
Bridge, dreamed by earl István Széchenyi, who introduced the
rowing in Hungary.