Hungary is full of amazing destinations. Central Europe’s largest lake, Lake Balaton has become one of the country’s major tourist stops. Each year thousands of visitors travel here to enjoy the summer vacation. Lake Balaton is "a real paradise", it is very popular among nature lovers and water enthusiasts.
Balatongyörök, the pearl of Lake Balaton and its area are extremely rich in sights and natural treasures. This beautiful village is located in one of the most picturesque areas of Lake Balaton. The lookout point of Balatongyörök offers a breathtaking panoramic view onto Lake Balaton and the surrounding volcanic mountains. The village’s picturesque landscape, its sophisticated charm amazes everyone. The unique beauty of Balatongyörök inspired and stunned many artists, impressed many tourists.
Reasons to visit Balatongyörök:
The pearl of Lake Balaton is easily accessible on public roads. The airport of Sármellék is located 25 km away from the settlement.
The village hosts many art galleries and shops to explore.
The sandy beach of Balatongyörök is one of the most popular summer bathing resorts. The local beach has many nice shady spots, a nice playground, a children's pool and water slides.
Balatongyörök is a nice little village where recreation is always in season. The hills of Keszthely are magnificent. The area has many popular hiking, walking and Nordic walking routes. The educational nature trail (Uncle Dormouse) is 8,5 km long. There is no bad weather here only unsuitable clothes.
It is possible to cycle around the lake; the busy bike routes are very popular.
The new golf course, which opened in the summer of 2009, is a big attraction.
The colorful cultural and gastronomical programs of the village attract more and more guests from Hungary and abroad. The Festival of Roman times, Györök wine and song festival, fish soup contest are some of the popular ones.
The local Butcher’s Broom Cave offers a real adventure for the brave ones.
Balatongyörök is a perfect romantic getaway and a wonderful place to start a life together.
Places to visit: Szépkiáltó lookout hill, Soós-bay, Roman spring, landing pier
For more information, please visit: www.balatongyorok.hu