|Suburban traffic|| 250 || m ||Airport|| 120 || km |
The city of Gyula welcomes tourists throughout the year with a historic atmosphere, lots of monuments, landmarks, statues, fountains, parks, cultural institutions and colorful events. While here you should visit the following places: the famous healing, wellness and adventure baths, which are also open in winter; Gyula Castle, with its 24 exhibition rooms (the only Gothic castle in Central Europe); the 100-year-old confectionery with its original facilities (this one of the oldest confectioneries in Hungary); as well as many interesting museums. The beautiful, rich and flowery parks in the city offer additional possibilities for an afternoon. Every year there are more than 26 festivals and events held in Gyula. Each month there are 1-2 interesting cultural events including: the Gyula Renaissance carnival in February, the International Brandy Festival in April, Gyula Castle theater and the International Shakespeare Festival in July, and the New Year's Eve celebration. There are many other resorts in the vicinity. You can also go in for sports, take excursions and go hiking, fishing or horseback riding. In Gyula guests can choose from a variety of restaurants, each offering specialties of Hungarian cuisine. The Gyula sausage is now very famous and popular. If you are looking for a quiet, but at the same time, interesting holiday, then this place is guaranteed to be the best choice!