Guided tours on the area of Kis-Balaton

Kis-Balaton Research Centre or Vönöczky Schenk Jakab Research Centre is located near Fenékpuszta (GPS: 46.701102,17.23823), where previously booked guided tours start with professional guides.

Guided tours on the area of Kis-Balaton:

If you with to visit the strictly protected area of the Kis-Balaton, it is only possible by the previous arrangement of a guided tour, for a guidance fee, with our professional guide. To avoid strong disturbance of the invaluable wetland habitats, only two guided tours by bus are arranged per day from Monday to Friday and only one tour is arranged on Saturday. Therefore a previous appointment is requiered, followed by booking, which is to be arranged by writing to us a letter or an e-mail.

During our guided tours, experienced professional guides help the guests to become acquainted with the history, natural heritage and rich bird fauna of Kis-Balaton.

We recommend to wear comfortable clothes and shoes, appropriate for a lighter tour. On a hot summer day please take a sunhat and drinking water. Please bring your binoculars!

Tour offers, possibilities to visit Kis-Balaton - details
For groups arriving with their own bus - details
For individual guests by minibus - details
For individual guests arriving with their own car - details

More information about guided tours at Kis-Balaton (e.g. starting point of tours) here.
Request form of guided tours can be downloaded here.
Leaflet about ecotourism at Kis-Balaton, services of the National Park Directorate download

Territories which can be visited without restrictions:
1. Kányavár Island, Great-Crested Grebe Nature Trail, lookout tower
2. Interpretive Sites:

Buffalo Reserve, Kápolnapuszta
Vörs, Folk House
Diás Island

Further Information:
Balaton-felvidéki National Park Directorate
Adress: 8229 Csopak, Kossuth u. 16.
Fax: +36-87/555-261