First of all, before we get down to the nitty gritty of the Gellert baths, I want to walk you through a brief history. The Gellert baths are world famous and are visited by millions of people each year, they were built in the years between 1912 and 1918 in Art Nouveau style. The Gellert […]
Hungary Thermal Bath Reviews
Here we list all of the thermal bath we have been to in Hungary. If you miss any please do not hesitate to contact us and we will try to visit as soon as we get there.
The Hévíz Thermal Lake is quite unlike any thermal bath on mainland Europe, because it is in fact a lake, and the largest thermal lake in Europe. In Hungary the lake is renowned for its medicinal properties derived from its composition including sulphur and radon. The radon inevitably though does make the lake mildly radioactive […]
The Széchenyi Baths (Széchenyi Furdo) in Budapest, Hungary are one of the world’s oldest and most famous thermal bath complexes. The baths sit in the city’s attractive Széchenyi Park and can be easily reached by Metro, itself the oldest underground line in mainland Europe. The baths make a grand impression from the outside with their recently restored palatial architecture that is quite unlike any modern thermal bath complex.