Budapest, Hungary

Margaret Island

A recreation oasis on the Danube, this is is one of the most popular places to run in Budapest. Located 1.2 miles north of the Chain Bridge, the island has gardens, swimming pools, cafes, and shaded paths. For runners, there’s a flat, 5.3 km (3.2 mile) actual running track encircling the island, with good views of the Danube and also pleasant shading in parts. This might be one of the largest ‘tracks’ in the world!

Add-Ons: Other paths on island, and along the river.

  • 5km (3.1 mile) track around island; other paths
  • Flat
  • On Island
  • 4/6 tram; H5 Train