Veszprem

A quiet town of elegant lines that belies its extensive history and has hidden gems of architectural beauty.

Veszprem is one of the oldest urban areas in Hungary, and a city with county rights. It lies approximately 15km north of the Lake Balaton, on both sides of the Sed creek. According to legend, Veszprem was founded on seven hills. The seven hills are Varhegy (Castle Hill), Benedek-hegy (St. Benedict Hill), Jeruzsalem-hegy (Jerusalem Hill), Temetohegy (Cemetery Hill), Gulyadomb (Herd Hill), Kalvaria-domb (Calvary Hill), and Cserhat. Its attractions include a cathedral, the Castle Hill, a bishop's palace, as well as the Kittenberger Kalman Zoo and Botanical Garden.
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