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Do & See

Badacsony Wine Region

The volcanic hills on the northern shore, the most eye-catching being the table-shaped Badacsony, are famous for their refreshing white wines and breathtaking views. The rich, volcanic soil is perfect for growing wine. The area around Balatonfüred and the nearby village of Csopak, is famed for crisp and dry white wines.
Balatonfüred Resort

Balatonfüred Resort

Balatonfüred has two marinas, three lidos, a string of carbonated mineral water springs and beautiful listed buildings from the 18th and 19th centuries. You will also find many fine restaurants and cafés here.
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Tihany Peninsula

The ‘Pearl of the Balaton’ is just 10 kilometres across the gulf from Balatonfüred. The Benedictine abbey dominates the skyline and the Tihany peninsula was declared Hungary’s first national park in 1952. To escape the crowds, walk inland to the Belsõ-tó (Inner Lake) a volcanic crater filled with calm fresh water and surrounded by grasslands, vineyards, orchards and fragrant lavender fields. Tihany Tourinform:
Tapolca Cave Lake (tavasbarlang)

Tapolca Cave Lake (tavasbarlang)

This is a romantic cave lake. Here visitors can row little boats fed by thermal springs and visit an 18th century water mill that is now a hotel.
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Festetics Castle, Kezthely

The Festetics Castle was built by György Festetics in 1745 in Keszthely and it is one of the largest and most beautifully restored buildings in Hungary. Each of the 101 rooms has its original furniture.
Balaton Museum, Keszthely

Balaton Museum, Keszthely

The Balaton Museum concentrates on the lake and its flora and fauna. Here you can also learn about the history of fishing and boats, its spas and some of its archaeological finds.
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Hévíz

Situated on the southern tip of Lake Balaton, 5 kilometres inland from Keszthely, the lake (Gyógy-tó) dates back to a very early geological period. Hévíz is at its best in winter, sitting in steamy hot water while snow or rain falls gently on your head.
Siófok - Party Central

Siófok - Party Central

The flatter southern shore is famous for its summer party capital Siófok. The 17 kilometre-long beach hosts a summer-long water festival. In winter there is still plenty to do, from walking to yachting to enjoying the endless nightlife possibilities. This place is also packed with nightclubs, discos and bars.
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