Hungary holidays. Holiday rentals and tourist information

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Hungary is famous for its warm welcoming hospitality. Along with its cordial atmosphere this country is rich in history, nature and delectable cuisine. Budapest is a city that breathes charm and beauty. The capital of Hungary offers one of the most spectacular views of the Danube and is set in a picturesque beauty that looks like it belongs on a postcard.

If you are interested in architectural masterpieces and medieval building take a tour around Budapest and explore its rich history. Shop for the latest fashions or go antique hunting around the city. Enjoy the delicious local cuisine such as goulash, paprika chicken and stuffed cabbage and savor the delicious wines from various regions of the country, each with its own unique flavor and distinct specialty. Revel in the vibrant nightlife such as bars, pubs, casinos and nightclubs. Whatever you are looking for Budapest is the city that is likely to have it. Budapest also claims to have the best spas in the world. Having thermal water that was enjoyed by the Romans as far back as during the 2nd Century, Budapest boasts of having luxurious spas and thermal baths that are guaranteed to help you relax and unwind. These spas also boast of healing properties that will cure minor ailments.

The Lake Balaton is one of Hungary's greatest treasures. Lake Balaton is the largest lake in Central Europe and has a depth of 52.5ft. This lake with its silky green water is rumored to have healing properties along with its spectacular aesthetic value. The water and the mud from the lake are claimed to be good for treating various ailments such as anemia, nervous fatigue and also various nervous complaints. This region also has abundance in rich vineyards and warm hospitality so look forward to being pampered and spoilt when you visit Balaton. If you are looking for adventure indulge in a wide array of water sports that are available or enjoy a memorable day fishing while you relax and take in the wonders of nature.

Visit the Puszta (grassland prairies) and Lake Tiza which supplies Hungary with an abundance of fish, a key ingredient in the recipe for fish soup the country is so famous for. This area is also rich in thermal spas so soak and unwind as you enjoy your holiday and let yourself be pampered in the luxury of a thermal spa.

Hungary has so much to offer travelers that are welcome to the beautiful country. There are so many options for holiday makers to choose from to ensure that they enjoy the holiday of a lifetime.

There is a wide array of options to choose from when deciding how to travel around Hungary. You can choose to travel by using ferries on the Danube as well as Lake Balaton from spring to late autumn. You can also use the railways to get around the country as they are efficient and punctual and tickets can be bought in advance. You can also hire a car and drive yourself around while taking in the scenic beauty of the country. If you are looking for a cheaper method of transportation then there is always the bus, which is comfortable and also a reliable means of transportation. There are no domestic flights around Hungary yet.

The peak tourist season in Hungary is during July and August. However if you wish to avoid a crowd and would like to visit the country when there are less tourists around then the best time to visit would be in May and June as it is quieter. During winter some of Hungary's tourist attractions are closed down.