Lake Balaton, Hungary
Lake Balaton is a freshwater lake in western Hungary. It’s a major holiday destination with beaches, volcanic hills, resort towns and high-rise hotels along its 197km shoreline. The hilly north shore is a wine-growing region, with protected wetlands and hiking trails at Balaton Uplands National Park. The town of Veszprém has a walled castle district, and 13th-century frescoes at the Gizella Chapel.
Cruise Season – March to Dec
Currency – Forint (HUF)
Language – Hungarian
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code – + 36