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Let's see the surroundings in Sopron together, either in Hungary or abroad.
Let's see nearby sights from the Pan-European Memorial Place to Pannonhalma, from Eisenstadt to Vienna.

Sopronbánfalva

Sopronbánfalva

Maria Magdalena church: a church from the Middle Ages with contemporaneous frescos.

Mountain church: first it used to be the church of Pauline, than of Carmelite monks. Originally a Gothic one.

Brennbergbánya

Brennbergbánya

Miner's church: built in the first half of the 20th century, its inner part reminds of a mine path.

Miner's museum: An exhibition recalling the past of the first and deepest coal mine of Hungary.

Sopronpuszta, Páneurópai Piknik Emlékhely

Sopronpuszta, Páneurópai Piknik Emlékhely

It commemorates the events around the breaking of the iron curtain near Fertőrákos in 1989 with its fountain and wooden hearboard.
This place was the scene of the Paneuropean Picnic on 19 August 1989. The events of the time and the opening of the border on 10 October due to a Government decision launched the process of the demolition of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of Germany.

Border-crossing for pedestrians.

Fertőrákos

Mithras Sanctuary: at the border. The sanctuary of Mithras, Persian god of the Sun from the Roman Ages.

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Fertő Lake

Part of the Fertő-Hanság National Park, the Lake was declared a biosphere reservoir by the UNESCO in 1979 and is recognised as a wild water of international fame of Europe.

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Nagycenk

Church: It was planned by Miklós Ybl at the request of István Széchenyi. We can find the statue of István Széchenyi in front of the building. István Széchenyi and several members of the family are buried in the Szécheny mausoleum in the cemetery next to the church.

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Fertőd

Eszterházy Castle: One of the richest noble families of the country, the Esterházy family built their marvellous castle, the "Hungarian Versailles" between 1720 and 1766.

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Fertőszéplak

Fertőszéplak

Village museum: a complex of five peasant's houses from the middle of the 19th century. Exhibition and furniture of flats.

Baroque church of the parish and a Calvary.

Kőszeg

Kőszeg

It is one of the smallest towns of Hungary. The castle built in the 13th century was named after the captain Miklós Jurisics who, with the help of the inhabitants, was successful to stop the Turkish army marching against Vienna in 1532. The guild trade, commerce, vine and wine production and schools of the town have a long past. The town centre within the town walls which are to be seen at several places up to this day was avoided by the storms of the history so houses on Jurisics tér and in the nearby streets managed to keep their original form.

Medicinal Bath of Bük

Medicinal Bath of Bük

Bükfürdő is situated 45 km from Sopron. Being the 2nd largest medicinal bath of the country, it welcomes its guests who wish to bath with 26 pools (being medicinal, thermal and of drinking water). Its thermal wells provide us with a medicinal water of excellent curing qualities, containing alkali elements and hydrogene-carbonate, of 55°C the fluoride, iodide and iron contents of which is also important.

Sárvár

Nádasdy Castle: owned by the Kanizsai and than by the Nádasdy families. In the first half of the 20th century, it was owned by the Royal Wittelsbach family of Bavaria. Now it is a cultural centre and museum.

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Szombathely

The town keeps the remnants of its forerunner, Savaria, being the centre of the former Roman province but it also has a lot of monuments from the Baroque age.

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Pannonhalma

Being a thousand years old and founded in 996 by Prince Géza, the General Benedictine Abbey in Pannonhalma has been part of the World Heritage since 1996.

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Győr

One of the Hungarian towns with the most monuments, Győr was granted the Europe Award of monument protection as a recognition of the reconstruction of the Baroque city centre.

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Sümeg

Sümeg

Castle: from the Middle Ages, partly reconstructed. In and under the castle: knight's games and feasts

Church of the parish: the frescos of Maulbertsch, famous Austrian Baroque painter, and the main work of the artist

Keszthely

Keszthely

Festetics castle: from the 18-19th centuries. It presents a castle museum and a collection of trophies. The first agrarian higher education institution of Europe, the Georgikon was founded in Keszthely by Count György Festetics.
Georgikon village museum: the presentation of old agricultural tools
Museum of the Balaton: exhibitions of local history and the Balaton

Puppet Museum

Zirc

Zirc

Cistercian Abbey: founded in 1182 by King Béla III. The church and cloister from the Middle Ages was destroyed by the Turkish. Buildings which still can be seen were built in the 18th century. The cloister functions now as a library and a museum and is surrounded by a botanical garden. Frescos of the church were recently restored in their original form and, before, they used to be covered with paint.

Herend

Herend

The village is the birthplace of the world famous Herend porcelain. A The forerunner of the Herend Porcelain Manufacture was founded by Vince Stingl in 1826. The manufacture was purchased in 1839 by Mór Farkasházy-Fischer and it was him to make the manufacture and the porcelain production flourish.

Veszprém

Built on seven hills, Veszprém is often referred to as town of the queens: its historical and architectural monuments originate from the age of the occupation of Hungary. It became the town of the queens due to Gisella, the wife of King Saint Stephen, and a major centre of the Catholic Church due to the episcopacy founded here in 1001.

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The Northern shore of the Lake Balaton

Balatonfüred: medical centre and bath A round church from the first half of the 19th century. The houses of the writer Mór Jókai and the actress Lujza Blaha. A traditional Anna Ball at the end of July. Opportunity for bathing, sailing.

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Austria

Kismarton - Eisenstadt:
With its 13,000 inhabitants, at the feet of the Leitha mountain in the centre of Burgenland, it is the smallest of the provincial capitals of Austria, nevertheless, the town formerly being the residence of Esterházy princes offers a lot of sights for tourists.

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Slovakia - Bratislava

The former coronation capital of Hungary and the scene of the meetings of the Parliament. Coronation events were held at Saint Martin hill.

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Csehország - Cesky Krumlov

Csehország - Cesky Krumlov

Nice old parts from the old town and a huge castle with a beautiful garden.