Most important tourist attractions in Veszprém

The Viaduct in Veszprém

The Viaduct in Veszprém ©korom/Flick

Veszprém is a quiet, modest town, that you should pay attention to. Walk on the streets and squares to understand its particular spirit. Listen to the bells, pay attention to the walls of the buildings. The hills and valleys, arches and towers, the sloping, narrow streets and spacious squares of  Veszprém hide many secrets that are waiting to be discovered. You can not get lost because in the center of the city is always there the Veszprem Castle. Veszprém is also the home of art.

The famous bands of the city offer quality programs throughout the year, and the museums, exhibitions, churches, art galleries of the town also offer a useful program.

Architectural attractions in Veszprem

If you want to see some tourist attractions in Veszprem, after the Castle, you should check out the Dubniczay house on the Castle street . The building is beautiful itself, but we want to mention especially the 16th century cellar with stone arch.

To fully discover the city of Veszprém is essential to visit the Laczkó Dezső Museum near the Elizabeth Park, the Hungarian Mining Museum, the Queen Gizella Museum, the Franciscan Church, the Modern Art Gallery and the Neo-Renaissance style County Hall in a small, secluded area of the Castle Hill.

The Laczkó Dezső Museum in Veszprem

The Laczkó Dezső Museum in Veszprem ©Nóbik Attila/Flick

The Viaduct of Veszprem

As you walk away from the city center, looking to left from the Benedictine hill, you can see an other attraction of Veszprém, the viaduct crossing over the Fejes Valley. The Saint Stephen bridge is stretching over the Sed stream at a height of 50 meters. The Kittenberger Plant and Wildlife Park was developed under the Viaduct in a magnificent surrounding. Today there are about 125 animal species and 600 floral specimens in the 13-acre park. It is a real relaxation for everyone, but especially for families with children or without them. A special pleasure is that the management is trying to provide a comfortable environment for the animals, so that visitors can safely enjoy the trip instead of constantly regret the animals for their living conditions.

The Viaduct in Veszprém

The Viaduct in Veszprém ©korom/Flick

Having fun in Veszprem

Every day of the city Veszprém is as exciting as the history of the city and the surrounding of the town. The locals and visitors are awaited by the Gizella Days, the programs of the Veszprém Summer Festival, the event series of the Veszprém Festive Games and the Street Music Festival. Veszprém is a real college town, cultural and artistic center. It is a great place to learn, work and live. And those who are not lucky enough to fall into one of these categories, it should visit it at least.

Having fun in Veszprem

Having fun in Veszprem ©kami fubuki/Flick

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