Pécs, European Capital of Culture in 2010 and the fifth lergest city in Hungary. Its history goes back over 2000 years to the Roman times. The downtown of Pécs is a unique mixture of the relics of Early Christianity (part of the world Cultural Heritage).
Pécs has received the prestigious title The European Capital of Culture for teh year 2010. Together with itsmuseaums, art galleries, libraries, cinemas, and musical life, Pécs is a lively university city full of reasteurants, cafés and bars. It has an incredibly vivid student life day and night.
Taste the wines of the Villány production area, the miracles born from blending human skills and nature! Making excellent wines is an art from – enjoy the beauty of it! Discover the architectural and cultural heritage ot the wine region. Enjoy the hospitality of the local people and have a good time in our wine region, a region that respects traditions yet is able to continuously renew itself!
Siklós, the center of the economic and cultural life of the region, is deservedly famous for its wines, its fortress and the large number of monuments in the town. Local inhabitants can now also boast of a renewed historical town centre, its streets providing an atmosphere that is a picturesque combination of the acient past and the promising future.
Siklós Fortress – which has become the symbol of the town – is one of the best preserved and most harmonious of historical remains.
The Duna-Dráva National Park was established along the Danube and Dráva rivers, covering an area of some 50.000 hectares. The two rivers and their water resulted in the development of a great variety of habitats, where a colorful ecosystem can be found. Almost the whole of the national park is located in an area, which was formerly a flood-plain.