Esztergom – A peek into the history of Hungary

One of the best places to visit in Hungary, Esztergom is a-must-see destination showcasing the influence of Christianity on the country. Physically, Esztergom is a city in northern Hungary, 46 kilometres (29 miles) northwest of the capital Budapest. It situates in Komárom-Esztergom county, on the right bank of the river Danube, which constitute the border with Slovakia there.

It has – the Esztergom Basilica, the largest church of Hungary and also its museum has the biggest collection of Christian relics. The city was also the capital of Hungary between the 10th and 13th centuries when King Béla IV of Hungary relocated the royal seat to Buda.

is actually the seat of the prímás (see Primate) of the Roman Catholic Church in Hungary, and the former seat of the Constitutional Court of Hungary.

  • Places to visit: Esztergom Basilica, Christian Museum, Castle Museum, Danube Museum

  • Famous for: Interiors of the Esztergom Basilica, Museum with Christian relics

Tip: The Esztergom Cathedral is closed in the winters, so plan your trip accordingly.

Toplist Joint Stock Company
Address: 3rd floor, Viet Tower Building, No. 01 Thai Ha Street, Trung Liet Ward, Dong Da District, Hanoi City, Vietnam
Phone: +84369132468 - Tax code: 0108747679
Social network license number 370/GP-BTTTT issued by the Ministry of Information and Communications on September 9, 2019
Privacy Policy