Excursion, hiking

Near Szigliget…

SZIGLIGET CASTLE

One of the most visited castles in present day Hungary boasting 750 years of history. It is one among those few fortresses that have never been taken by the Turks during the 150 y Ottoman occupation. 

Szigliget

FESTETICS MANSION

Its building started in 1745, completed (with 101 rooms) in 1887. Festetics Earls were generous supporters of culture, literature. The Helikon Library of the mansion is today the biggest baronial book collection (80.000 items) that remained intact in Europe. The mansion regularly accommodates prominent exhibitions and highly acclaimed musical events. The ‘House of Balaton Wines’ is worth to visit in the 500 y old cellar of the mansion. The 42 ha. Château Park is a nature reserve.

Keszthely, Kastély street 1.

HEGYESTŰ (‘PEAKY NEEDLE’)

Hegyestű is a ‘monadnock’ towering on the Balaton Upland between Monoszló and Zánka at the eastern rim of the Káli Basin.

Monoszló, landscape protection area

SEA OF STONES

The ’Sea of Stones’ is a stone field with huge slabs of rocks in a pleasant forest grove nearby Szentbékkálla. It is one of the most precious geological formation of the Balaton Upland. SEA OF STONES, a Balaton-felvidék egyik legfontosabb geológiai kincse.

Szentbékkálla.

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Near Balatonfüred…

VITORLÁZEUM ’SAILUZEUM’

This museum is a practical exhibit about the history of sailing on Lake Balaton featuring a ‘storm simulator’. 

Balatonfüred, Tagore esplanade 1.

JÓKAI MÓR MEMORIAL HOUSE

Opened in 1954 with exhibits about the life of the adored Hungarian writer in his summer house built according his order in 1870.

 Balatonfüred, Honvéd street 1.

LÓCZY CAVE

One of the particularly protected caves of Hungary that has been developed for touristic attendance, hence everyone is welcome to visit it.

 Balatonfüred, Öreghegyi street.

KOLOSKA WALLEY

Koloska lane is situated in the Arács walley where you can find the Koloska wells, excursion sites, forest gym course and the famous Koloska Inn.

Balatonfüred Béke street