Attractions

Historical downtown of Sopron can be easily explored in the course of a trip, which leads us into the past. The Main Square hosts some really magnifficent buildings, like the Fire Tower, The Gate of Faith, Fabricius House, Storno house, Mining Museum, Museum of Pharmacy, The Holy Trinity Column, the revealed part of Amber Road, Goat Church and the wall of the old Castle. Not only the buildings of the town are beautiful, but also the natural environment. There are many tourist routes in the forest, which are signed very well. Along these roads we can reach the Károly lookout tower. From the top of it, we can enjoy the beautiful view of the surroundings. In the near we can explore the „Várhely”, which commemorates to the Celts or spend an unforgettable day in the „Lővér Adventure Park”.
For wine-fanciers, „Soproni Borút” - the official organisation of wine-cellars in Sopron - will provide an exceptional gastronomical experience. There are tremendous opportunities for young parents with children: Visitor Center and The Botanic Garden of the University of West Hungary, bobsleigh run, or the Harrer Chocolate Museum.


Pan-European Picnic - „Breakthrough”

Loyalty and Freedom! – as these are the two most noble ideas in the history of Sopron. Sopron evidenced its loyalty twice, it is longing for freedom, however it was enchained by the iron curtain, which was built up not far from the town. It did not change until the turn of the events reached Sopron at Sopronpuszta on August 19th, 1989. During the event several hundreds of East-German citizens, many families broke through the border. The iron curtain was dismantled here for the first time.

Vienna

The Austrian capital is reachable about in an hour on highway. The historic centre of Vienna is rich in architectural sights, including Baroque castles and gardens, as well as the late 19th-century Ringstrasse lined with huge buildings, monuments and parks. The most signifficant buildings are: Hofburg, Stephansdom, Parliament, Schönbrunn Castle, Opera House, Hundertwasser House. Mariahilfer Strasse is the best known street of the city.

Biking around Lake Fertő

The cycle track which runs along Lake Fertő, leads us through several Hungarian and Austrian settlements. While we are biking on this 160 km long road, we can wonder of the beautiful cities of Burgenland: Apetlon, Ilmitz, Podersdorf, Weiden, Neusiedl am See, Rust, St. Margarethen (opera festival, Tale Park), Mörbisch (See Fest Spiele) In the „Fertő-Hanság” National Park Visitor Centres educational path is awaiting for the guests on both sides of the border.