Bike tours at Lake Balaton
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At a glance
It is considered a top holiday spot for generations of Europeans because of its charming towns, spas, and beaches.
The northern shore of the lake is mountainous and famous for its productive vineyards. The south shore is flat and famous for its resorts.
Why cyclists love it
The dedicated cycle lanes around the lake are well marked. Cycle routes are characterized by gentle rises or flat terrain on the safe and quiet paths.
Some cycling will occur on roads with little traffic. The lake is an obvious attraction for cyclists.
Summer is a good time to visit – temperatures are warm, making a swim in the clear, blue lake very pleasant. And don’t forget about the Hungarian wine and decadent cuisine that you can sample after a day’s cycling!