Lake Tisza

Take an imaginary journey in a unique water world on the lowlands of the Plains regions, at the meeting point of a surging river and a lake!

Luxuriant tideland forests, golden yellow sand banks, backwaters, islands, inlets… thousands of birds circling overhead and hiding in the reeds…in an environment of tranquillity and harmony. Lake Tisza is the wonder of nature.

Visit the Lake Tisza bird reserve, a truly special World Heritage on the palm-size area of Hungary in Europe, take romantic boat excursions or try your luck in the River Tisza renowned for its abundance is fish.

If you wish to spend your time more actively you can speed with a jetski or motorboat, take a bicycle trip, go riding, visit the tiny villages and thermal baths, enjoy special Hungarian fish soup or mutton stew, and visit Hungary's cherry garden.

Lake Tisza represents the quintessence of holidaying in natural surroundings. Those wishing to explore the area in greater depth can follow one of the network of tours devised by the Lake Tisza Tour Centres. Comprehensive information on opportunities for cycling, riding, hiking and boating is available at these centres. They can also advise on accommodation, restaurants and boat landings along the shores of Lake Tisza, in the protected Heves Grassland and Borsod-Mezőség areas, in the area where Hortobágy meets the Nagykunság, and along the banks of the River Tisza. Between them the network's members can recommend visitors the very best the region has to offer.