The South Plain – Pearl of Hungary

Grandiose thermalbath – valuable plant and animalworld – wanderrouts – beautiful new-established Spa Hotels – Hungarian hospitability – revitalising Towns of secession

Accomodation in 4* Hotel Best Western Ginkgo-Sas, Hódmezővásárhely (only 26 km far from Szeged). Nowadays the town is pulsing and lively.

The BEST WESTERN Hotel Ginkgo Sas**** is with its 90 rooms a modern building from the 21th century. The building matches the nice, architectural region, built at the beginning of the past century. The logó of the hotel is the Ginkgo Biloba tree, which stands on the premises of the hotel. This tree is around 80-90 ages old and is under conservation. All rooms are with clima, bath, safe, LCD-TV, minibar, water heater + tee equiped.

Day 1:
Meeting with the tour guide. Travel to Hódmezővásárhely. Chek-in, dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2:
After breakfast travel to Ópusztaszer. Here is The National Heritage Park to be found with the well-known Feszty Panorama of the Arrival of the Hungarian. The 120 m long and 15 m heigh circular painting shows us the episodes of the arrival 11 centuries before. Through two years, from 1892 till 1894 was the panorama painted.
Afternoon travel to Szarvas. The town lays at the back water part of Körös River. After shipping we will be heading to Dévaványa. The great bustard is one of the greatest values of the region. The city represents a capable population of Middle-European and Hungarian substances. For the protection of the birds, a bustard-reservation was in 1975 established. Return to Hódmezővásárhely. Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3:
Breakfast in the hotel. In the morning excursion to Szeged, the city of the summershine, the statues, the fountains, inshore of the river Tisza. After the sightseeing freetime, and a’ la cart lunch (here you have the chance to try the famous Hungarian Fishsoup). In the afternoon excursion to Röszke, visiting the Paprika Parks (firm and museum). Here everything will be introduced that you need to know of paprika, from the seeds to the spiceproduction. Lastly back to Hódmezővásárhely. Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 4:
Breakfast in the hotel. Excursion to Békéscsaba (chief town of Békés county). Mihály Munkácsy the Hungarian romantic painter had lived and produced here. During the sightseeing the paintings of Munkácsy will be visited, as well. In the afternoon excursion to Békés, including schnaps-tasting in Schnapsfactory. Back to Hódmezővásárhely, dinner and overnight stay.

Day 5:
After breakfast excursion to Lajosmizse for a Pusztaprogram (reception with schnaps and scones, coachride, horse-programs and lunch). In the afternoon preparation of homeward journey. The tour guidation say good bye.

Price for enquiry

• 4× overnight stay with buffet breakfast
• 4× dinner (3 courses withouth beverages)
• Tourist tax
• Wellness in the hotel (Infrasauna, Finnish sauna, bubble bath)
• Tour guide for 5 days
• Entrance fees (Ópusztaszer – National Heritage Park, Dévaványa – Bustard Reservation, Röszke – Paprika Park, Békéscsaba – Munkácsy Museum)
• Cruise at Szarvas
• Visiting the Shnapsfactory including shnaps-tasting
• Pusztaprogram in Lajosmizse (according to the program)