Lake Balaton & Herend

Lake Balaton & Herend

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Visit the Herend Porcelain Manufactory and get to know porcelain making technology. Explore Lake Balaton and its surroundings with us. Enjoy the view from the Tihany Abbey and walk along the famous promenade at Balatonfüred.

We will take you to Herend first, to the world’s largest Porcelain Manufactory (founded 1826). Following a guided tour through the rooms, we invite you for a coffee (possibility for shopping).

Next, we drive to Lake Balaton (the largest fresh-water lake in Central Europe) and we will see the abbey (exterior visit), founded 1055 on the Tihany Peninsula. We will go to Balatonfüred (with the oldest spa in Hungary) and walk along the famous promenade. Finally, we return to Budapest, where the tour ends in the city center.


  • Professional tour guide 
  • Air-conditioned vehicle 
  • Entrance fee to Herend Porcelain Factory and Museum 
  • Video and guided tour in the Herend Porcelain Minimanufactory 
  • Coffee or tea 

Departure times:

April-October:  Friday at 09.00 a.m.

Departure point:

Budapest, Báthory utca 19, 1054


9-10 hours

LIVE guide: 

English and German; French, Italian, Spanish and Russian upon request.