Trip Planner: Europe / Hungary / Northern Hungary / Heves County / Gyongyos / Sightseeing / Kekesteto TV Tower
Kékestető TV Tower is a 176m tall multifunctional transmitter built of reinforced concrete on the 1014m high Kékes mountain, Hungary. It is also an observation tower, including a restaurant.HistoryThe first 20.4-metre high observation tower was built in 1889 and demolished in 1938. The present-day TV tower was built in 1981.Plan your Kekesteto TV Tower visit and explore what else you can see and do in Gyongyos using our Gyongyos itinerary builder.
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It's worth going up in the TV tower, when you are at Kékestető. You can enjoy breathtaking views from here and have a cup of coffee or a pálinka, after a tiring hiking trip up to Kékestető. more »
We accidentally came here and never expected to be able to enter the tv-tower. Admittance fee is very low, only HUF 490 per person, and well worth it. It was a bit fuzzy in the distance, but views are... more »
Go up to the tower and enjoy the view with a cappuccino next to the windows. In the cafe there is signs for the nearby cities. The only negative is the lady who worked in the cafe as a cashier/waitres... more »
The highest point of Hungary. It cannot be given less than 5 stars. Beautiful area, skiing possible in winter.
Highest point of Hungary. Beautiful view to the hill, forest and countryside. Inside of the tower has very "socialist" feeling, as well the restaurant.
Haven't been up in the tower, but the area there is nice and has good views
Amazing view from the tower. Cost fort 1 adult is 480 Ft.
Great view (if weather allows) from the platform as well as perfect espresso.
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