Szentendre lies on a fascinating location at the gates of the Danube Bend. With its museums including the Hungarian Open Air Museum and natural wonders, it is also a popular destination for both domestic and foreign tourists. The city is regarded as one of the pearls of the Danube Bend with its cobbled streets and mediterranean-like buildings. Szentendre is often mentioned as the city of arts due to the many museums, art galleries and exhibition spaces to be found there. The destination welcomes visitors with colourful events, festivals and cultural programmes during the whole year.