Natural attractions around the city of Tihany

Natural attractions around the city of Tihany

The Tihany Peninsula is the pearl of the National Park of the Lake Balaton Uplands and it has an only village called Tihany. Tihanyi has a lot of tourist attractions starting with the abbey, the village museum, the well, the doll museum. It is also worth visited because of its wine and excellent Hungarian food. But Tihany is much more than that. There are many beautiful natural attractions around the city of Tihany. Today we want to present a few of them, which involve 2 unique lakes and ... [ read more ]

Tourist attractions in Tihany

Tourist attractions in Tihany

The Balaton is not just a lake, it is a concept, everyone who travels to Hungary should visit it at least once. It is said that Siofok is the capital of the Lake of Balaton, but there is a place that is meaningfully towering over the lake, a real crown jewel of the landscape. The beauty of nature, the enchanting atmosphere of the village and the historic monuments make Tihany so attractive. The peninsula can offer us many interesting things. Today we present you the most important tourist... [ read more ]

The abbey and the monks of Tihany

The abbey and the monks of Tihany

Tihany is not only a region, but a multicolored jewel of Europe. Travelers usually first visit the abbey church, which was the center of the cultural life of the village for centuries and it remained that until today. The Benedictine monastery in Tihany was founded in 1055 by King Andrew I in the honor of Saint Ányos and the Virgin Mary. He built here a monastery and a royal burial place, which he donated to the Benedictine monks. For the protection of the area in the 18th century there ... [ read more ]