Budapest - Erzsebetvaros & the Jewish Quarter (Chapter)
This is the Erzsebetvaros & the Jewish Quarter chapter from Lonely Planet’s Budapest guidebook.
This area takes in ‘Elizabeth Town’ and most of Terezvaros, including Andrassy Ut, the très chic boulevard slicing through. You’ll find much of the accommodation listed in the Sleeping chapter, restaurants serving Chinese to Serbian, and Pest’s hottest nightspots.
- marvel at the exotic architecture of the Great Synagogue, the largest Jewish house of worship in Europe, and accompany the Jews on a 2000-year tour of their history in Hungary at the Hungarian Jewish Museum
- enjoy a performance at the Hungarian State Opera House, the capital’s sumptuously appointed temple to classical music
- restaurants & bars
- stroll along Andrassy Ut, the gracious tree-, shop- and sight-lined boulevard that appears on Unesco’s World Heritage List
Coverage includes: Erzsebetvaros, Andrassy Ut, Terezvaros (East), Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, two Walking Tours, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Sleeping and Shopping.
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