The lovely Lake Balaton in Hungary
In the middle of Europe there are several lakes that are so big that one can compare these places with a sea. These include certainly also Lake Balaton. It is located in Hungary and anyone who has seen him time and lives in Europe, would have to go.
A magical and mystical environment
The whole environment has a fabulous, yes you would have to say, even mystical character. The here distributed small villages and historic towns, as well as the dark but wonderful forests make this. No wonder that many centuries numerous fictional legends about Lake Balaton are spread. You would also be tempted to invent one, if you would spend even longer time here.
A magical world unto itself
A church at the bottom of Lake Balaton
According to a legend, there is a church at the bottom of Lake Balaton. For countless years, a wonderful beauty flow many tears there. Probably, their tears fill the entire Lake. Unfortunately, according to this legend, the purity of water resting on your tears. As long as she grieves over their beloved, the Lake will be very clear and clean.
Vineyards are very typical of the area
Do you love the various geographical data? If so, then we have some for you. Lake Balaton is situated in the middle of the Danube plain. The culture that has developed around this, shows many similarities with the Mediterranean. No wonder, because the dynasty of the Habsburgs has copied from much of this region and uploaded it. Their territories were the first who have taken over the Renaissance architectural style and expression in all the other arts to Italy.
The Benedictine monastery on the peninsula of Tihany
Lake Balaton is the largest in Europe. The length is about 80 km and the width – 15 km. The average depth is three metres, but in some places reach even 11 meters. There are very fine sand at the bottom of Lake Balaton. The rays of the Sun can heat thus the water super well. Thanks to the large area and the Mediterranean climate, the water temperature is sometimes higher than the air. The shores of the Lake are about 197 km long. The atmosphere in the area is lively and cheerful.
Caribbean flair in the heart of Europe
Long walks on the shore
Paradise for yacht lovers
You will find here also first-class golf courses
Particularly charming are the blue hours
Romantic sunset over Lake Balaton
Valuable moisture on warm summer days
The proud Castle of Szigliget
Magnificent panorama with volcanic mountains
Magical in winter
Breathtaking views as far as the eye can see