AND ABOUT THE AREA
In our region you will find a wide range of Sport, Entertainment,
Recreation and Cultural activities to enjoy.
The main beach for Gyenesdias can be found within 800 mtrs of
the Sportshouse. Here one of the best beaches in the whole of
the Balaton region awaits your pleasure with a waterslide, a beach
volley ball court, a place to play ball games in the water and
on the beach, table-tennis and pedalboat hire are also available.
In the area of Gyenesdias you can also go fishing, sailing, cycling,
target shooting, horse riding -plus archery or just discover the
joys of nature with countryside walks.
For more on these activities please visit the Gyenesdias homepage
If you are able to stay a few extra days why not visit the famous
healthspa at Heviz (only 7kms from the Sportshouse). In Heviz
you will find lots to do for more information go to the Heviz
home page www.heviz.hu
Another wonderful experience is the journey by boat on the Lake
Balaton from Keszthely to Badacsony where the best value in hungarian
white wines can be found.
The historical town of Sumeg lies only 20kms from Gyenesdias,
here you will find the largest ruined castle in the Balaton region.
A must for visitors.
In summer there is an organised program of colourful events performed
at the Castle with historical themes such as the 'Turkish times
in Hungry' or 'The dark middle-ages in Hungary' For more information
about these and the Castle in Sumeg visit www.sumegvar.hu
Gyenesdias and the neighbouring town of Keszthely also offer
a wide variety of cultural things to see and do. For more on these
visit the Gyenesdias hompage or www.keszthely.hu
We can if required help you put together a program for those
We hope to see you you soon at the Sportshouse.