Lake Balaton is Europe’s largest lake. Lake Balaton is often referred to as the “Hungarian Sea”, and is certainly one of Hungary’s most treasured gems. The southern shore acts as one of Hungary’s most popular tourist resorts, with the shallow waters providing a wonderfully safe place for children to bathe.
Lake Balaton is one of Hungary’s most precious natural assets and her most frequented resort. The “Hungarian Sea” is how the 77 km long lake with silky green-yellow water is best known.The lake is surrounded by an area with beautiful scenerise, volcanic mountains, lovely vineyards, many forests and woodlands.
The warm waters of the lake provide a refreshing way to cool down in summer, attracting visitors to the lake beaches throughout the summer.