Lake Balaton from above is always uplifting – as we have discovered on our tour of its panoramic points. Next: Gulács.
Lake Balaton from above is always uplifting – as we are discovering on our tour of its panoramic points. Next: Szépkilátó in Balatongyörök.
From pit lakes to reservoirs, these seven lakes near Balaton all have different stories, but they are all worth a visit.
Lake Balaton has plenty of statues – some iconic, some lesser-known – but these eight illustrate a story worth telling.
The renovation of one of Keszthely’s historic buildings took a long time, but it was definitely worth the wait. Today the former 18th-century inn houses a fine exhibition...8360 Keszthely, Kastély utca 11.
Founder of the Africa Museum, world-famous hunter and explorer of Africa Dr. Endre Nagy returned to Hungary in 1984, bringing his trophy collection back to his family’s...8312 Balatonederics, Kültelek 11. (71-es főút)
The house in Balatonszárszó, where one of the greatest Hungarian poets of the 20th century, Attila József spent his last month, stands in the street that bears his name...8624 Balatonszárszó, József Attila utca 7.
Come rain or shine, you’ll be able to board the Balaton Screw Steamer anytime, as it is moored on the dry side of the shore. The boat as old as Methuselah is on display...8630 Balatonboglár, Móló sétány 1.
Balatoni Múzeum in Keszthely is the "official" museum of Balaton. As a result of this, the place has everything about Balaton's last 15,000 years: from fishes, through...8360 Keszthely, Múzeum utca 2.
Also known as the “lookout tower of Földvár”, this building is the tallest of its kind around the lake with its height of 25 meters. It’s located on Balaton’s 40-meter...8623 Balatonföldvár, Erzsébet utca 50.
Every Hungarian high school pupil learns about Dániel Berzsenyi, who lived and worked in his mansion in Nikla. The poet’s bust is accordingly exhibited among the flowers...8706 Nikla, Berzsenyi Dániel utca 96.
Besides the larger museums, a number of smaller ones also operate in Keszthely: there’s a Doll Museum, a Renaissance Sex Waxworks Museum, Nostalgia and Kitsch Museum...8360 Keszthely, Kossuth Lajos utca 77.