St. Stephen's Basilica

St. Stephen's Basilica  is a Roman Catholic basilica, and it is named in honour of Stephen, the first King of Hungary. This is the most important church building in Hungary, one of the most significant tourist attractions and the third highest church in Hungary.

Equal with the Hungarian Parliament Building, it is one of the two tallest buildings in Budapest at 96 metres (315 ft) - this equation symbolises that worldly and spiritual thinking have the same importance. Current regulations prohibit the construction of any building taller than 96 metres (315 ft) in Budapest. It has a width of 55 metres (180 ft), and length of 87.4 metres (287 ft). The Basilica is only 350 meters away from Hotel President Budapest, reachable on foot in 5 minutes.


1054 Budapest, Hold u. 3-5.

Tel.: +36 1 510 3400

Fax: +36 1 510 3450