Day trip

Lake Balaton: Wine Tasting, Castle and Thermal Lake Visit

Lake Balaton: Wine Tasting, Castle and Thermal Lake Visit

From $276.08 per person

Take a day trip to Lake Balaton, where history, culture, and nature meet to offer extraordinary experiences. Enjoy a castle visit, wine tasting, lunch and thermal lake in one excursion.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
You will be picked up at your Budapest or Balaton area hotel.
Small group
Limited to 12 participants


  • Visit the beautiful Festetics Palace, a baroque masterpiece
  • Enjoy an exquisite wine tasting and delicious lunch in a family-owned winery
  • Relax with a spa experience at Lake Hévíz, the largest thermal lake in the world
Full description
Travel to the area of lake Balaton, the largest shallow lake in Central Europe. Discover this 25,000-year-old lake, both on the water and the surrounding shores. Start your morning with a pick up from your hotel in Budapest, then head off to visit the baroque Festetics Palace in Keszthely. Explore the neo-baroque-style museum and the gardens, which have become symbols of the city.   Move on to your next stop, a wine cellar in the Badacsony area, famous for its basalt slopes and vineyards. Here you will have a wine tasting as well as lunch at a family-owned winery. Sample fresh, light, locally produced white wines. In the afternoon, relax during your free time and indulge in a spa experience at the world's largest thermal lake, Hévíz. Escape from everyday life and relax in this natural paradise. After you are fully relaxed and have experienced the calming and healing properties of the thermal water, you will be brought back to your hotel.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide or driver guide
  • Admission to Festetics Castle and the Lake Hévíz spa
  • Wine tasting
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Towel

Know before you go

  • Alcohol will not be served to children under the age of 18
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