Visitors to Western Hungary delight in the authenticity of regal castles and cathedrals from bygone eras as well as some of the most alluring natural phenomena in all of Hungary. Whether your holiday is one of leisure, adventure or healing, you'll find pleasure and rest in Sopron, Gyor, the Lake Balaton region or elsewhere in Western Hungary.
Whether you're a wine-lover coming to enjoy the cafes and restaurants or you just want to see one of the biggest concentrations of monuments and historic buildings in Europe, you'll enjoy Sopron. The city has few rivals for medieval charm; its gothic and baroque architecture is breathtaking and its surrounding mountains, springs, woods and view of the Alps give it's a seamless blend of urban flair, timeless grace and natural splendor.
Gyor rivals Sopron for medieval skylines and architecture from the renaissance and baroque periods. It's also one of the most important commercial towns in Hungary due to its position on the Danube. It still has many of the marks left from its Celtic origins as well as its time under Roman rule. The Vienna Gate Square is a picturesque baroque commons and one of the highlights of the city.
Lake Balaton is Europe's largest body of fresh water and attracts visitors due to its sandy beaches, while farmers have taken to the fertile regions adjacent to the waterway. The town of Balatonfured is a town of medicine and healing due to its 11 natural springs and proximity to Heviz, the largest thermal lake in Europe.
The Hungarian cottages are the perfect place to prop up your feet after a long day in the market, on the beach, at the spa, or on the square.
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