Kalocsa, which is an atmospheric historical town lying along the middle bank of River Danube, is as old as the history of Hungarian statehood, besides it has been one of the citadels of Hungarian Catholicism for centuries. The town is a real treasure-house of almost invaluable religious relics which can be viewed by visitors in the Archiepiscopal Treasury, Archiepiscopal Library as well as the Main Cathedral.
The region is worthily famous for its handicraft and folk art, which can be proved by a visit to the House of Folk Arts.
Spice paprika made this tiny lowland town world-famous, let us make you familiar with the ’red gold’.
The carefully preserved Swabian culture, the fiery wines in the depths of cold cellars and the tiny village which consists of 1500 cellars and is considered to be unique from architectural point of view will definitely be a good choice for visitors who are seeking for special experiences. Only wine ’dwells’ in the wine cellar village which has been the scene of the locals’ family events and entertainments as well as a destination for those who are fond of fine wines and associating with people. Cabernet Sauvignon, Kadarka, Zweigelt and Chardonnay are all famous wines of the historical Hajós wine country. Strolling around the cellars, the Swabian accordion, the fine wines and the hospitality of the locals create a special atmosphere here. You can make your stay even more interesting by visiting to the German Ethnical Farmhouse in Hajós which aims to present Swabian culture and traditions. The interior and the furniture of the house reflect neatness, cleanliness which were so typical of Swabian ancestors and evoke a cosy home.
This bustling city provides visitors an incomparable variety of cultural programs. You can take a walk and see the Barbican, the Basilica, the Jami, the Zsolnay Fountain, the Early Christian Cemetery, as well as the Vasarely or the Zsolnay Museum. If you get tired after the tour, you can relax with a glass of fine wine in the cool Bishop’s Wine-cellar.
Mohács is one of the oldest settlements of Hungary. The town is a great destination all year round for those who are interested in the history, gastronomy and culture. The multi-ethnic town lies in the nature conservation area. The atmosphere Mediterranean of the town and the sight of the Danube overawe the visitors. The atmosphere Mediterranean of the town and the sight of the Danube overawe the visitors. The town hosts the annual Busójárás carnival, held in the days before the Lenten season. (from 2009, UNESCO World Heritage List) Historical site sin the town: The Votive Memorial Church, The Town Hall, The Water Mill, The Court of Busó and Museum.
Mohács renewed. In the town built a pool and spa, and an outdoor adventure pool. In addition to the cultural values, the eco and active tourism is spearded. With the construction of the pedestrian, bicycle and water hiking trails; and with the operation of canoe rental and bike rental we can easy to get around the Danube and Drava National Park.
Mohács is one of the most important river port in Hungary and in the European Union. Because of the good infrastruture the town is easy accessible.