Lake Balaton, Somogy County

4.3
#1 of 13 in Parks in Southern Transdanubia
Lake Balaton, with its smooth waters and sandy beaches, offers entertainment from water sports to traditional gastronomic events. The lake features wineries on the north coast, nightlife on the south shore, and castles and picturesque villages in the hills. Enjoy sailing, fishing, playing golf, horseback riding, beach volleyball, and biking at the "Hungarian sea." The water and the sleek mud of the lake are said to be good remedies for anemia and nervous fatigue. Taste some of the local specialties served with a broad selection of regional wines at one of the many inns and restaurants. With our online itinerary creator, Balatongyorok attractions like Lake Balaton can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • I was visiting Budapest, when someone recommended me to go to take a boating trip on the Balaton Lake. And it was totally worth it! Besides the lake and the cruise itself, the village nearby is quite....  more »
  • Lake Balaton was really nice. Not much was open around it in Keszthely, actually, nothing was open around the lake itself but there were bars and restaurants in town that were open. It was one of my.....  more »
  • two times I already passed by Lake Balaton on a road trip from the Balcan to Budapest. Lake Balaton is a must place to stop, rest and enjoy the lake view. in summer, the villages of the eastern shore....  more »
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  • Absolutely breathtaking. We spent 3 days here and we loved every second of it.
  • Very beautiful place. You can explore a lot there. Perfect if you're looking for place to relax 👍
  • Gorgeous lake. Clean . Relaxing !!!Good prices for all local restaurants and stores .
  • Beautiful scenery around Siofok and across the opposite side of Lake Balaton. Had a brilliant holiday there.
  • Is fantastic, Fantastic Beach, Fantastic Water

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