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Tihany is categorised as Heritage / Lakeside

Lake Balaton (Photo Courtesy: Nobli)
Balatonfured Park
Lake Hévíz
The Tihany Abbey (Photo Courtesy: Civertan)

Reasons to Visit
  • Tihany is a tiny historic postcard-worthy village located on the shores of Lake Balaton, one of the most beautiful lakes in Europe.
  • The entire Tihany Peninsula has been listed under the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
  • Tihany is famous for the echo, existing since the 18th century.
  • Lake Balaton, a freshwater lake and the largest lake in Central Europe, and one of the region's foremost tourist destinations.
  • There are major resort towns around offering artificial beaches and offering sailing, fishing, and other water sports.
  • The area is also renowned for the countryside, hills, wineries on the north coast, and nightlife on the south shore.
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Budapest (137 kms), Bratislava (178 kms), Vienna (220 kms)

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    The Tihany Abbey is a Benedictine Abbey built in the 11th century and the most iconic symbol of Tihany. The Abbey is home to the tomb of King Andrew I. The interiors of the abbey are adorned with beautiful frescoes. A part of the abbey has been converted into a museum.
    Historic Site
    Tagore Promenade is a beautiful promenade along the shores of Lake Balaton. The promenade is named after the Nobel Prize winning Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore, who planted a lime tree in a Balatonfured park, after he had a successful heart cure in a hospital/spa here. The promenade is dotted with many lime trees planted by other famous people who were cured here.
    Lake or Riverside
    City Lake
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    Located close to Hévíz near the northern shore of Lake Balaton, Lake Hévíz is a geological wonder; it is Europe's largest thermal lake, and the second largest thermal lake in the world. The Lake Hévíz region has been a popular spa town for centuries and was populated since the end of the 4th century BC. The lake's unique water composition is believed to be medicinal and particularly beneficial for patients suffering from rheumatic diseases and locomotor disorders which has led to a thriving spa and health tourism industry in the region. Since the early 20th century, several resorts, vacation houses and spas were built around this beautiful emerald lake. Lake Hévíz is an ideal destination for travellers seeking to relax, enjoy the thermal spas and the area's natural beauty. Lake Hévíz can be explored on a day trip from Tihany or Budapest.
    Lake or Riverside
    City Lake

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Nearest Airport in Tihany
  • Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport ( BUD ) , Budapest-137 Kms
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