Budapest & Hungary - Northern Hungary (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Northern Hungary chapter from Lonely Planet’s Budapest & Hungary guidebook.

Forested hiking trails, superb wine regions, traditional folk culture and hilltop castle ruins beckon you to what are called the Northern Uplands. In a country as flat as a pancake, these foothills of the Carpathians soar above most of Hungary.

  • savour Eger, the unequalled jewel of the Northern Uplands, celebrated for its legendary wine, baroque architecture and easy-going temperament
  • maps
  • spend the night and listening to the silence in the tiny village of Hollókő, where folk art and tradition live on
  • transport
  • taste the famous ‘wine of kings and the king of wines’ in the picturesque little town of To-kaj
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Hollókő, Eger, Tokaj, Bereg Region, Vásárosnamény, Tákos, Csaroda, Tarpa, Szatmárcseke.

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