A getaway to the Balaton Lake in your trip to Budapest

28 Jul A getaway to the Balaton Lake in your trip to Budapest

It is the favourite vacation destinations for the Budapest’s people and one of those getaways that you should do if you travel to the Hungarian capital for a week. This city seems to be the perfect base trip place and, from it, you can get to discover places like Bratislava or Vienna without problem. The Lake beauty is perfect but also the leisure and water sports offer you will find here.

What to see and do in the fluvial beach of Hungary

This lake is located about 100 kilometres far from Budapest. You can arrive there from the Keleti train station for about 18€ the roundtrip. You can only make a day visit if you prefer as the trip is about 2 hours.

In terms of tourism it counts with many interesting places to enjoy and also to rest if you decide to stay here. Don’t forget that in summer the temperature here is around 25ºC so you can be able to make an outdoor plan everyday. It is really common to see people fishing and also practising water sports as well as sailing.

There are many rural places surrounding this spot and all these possibilities will make your excursion something unforgettable.

If you want to discover more about its own history, you can take your steps to the Tihany Peninsula, where the culture and also the night life are unique and really worth some hours.

Tihany, some notes regarding this magical village

Located in the northern part of the lake, is where the wine tradition has been attracting travellers from all over the world. It has about 1400 inhabitants that will help you in anything you need. You should visit the Pannonhalma Abbey with its Baroque style that also joins the wine aptitudes of the area.

The Balaton Lake and all the activities projected are really near the familiar plans and you will be able to enjoy them no matter what your budget looks like as there are plans for all type of travellers. Hotels, hostels, camping…there are many ways to stay here.