|Shopping|| 800 || m ||Airport|| 150 || km |
|Suburban traffic|| 800 || m |
People say that Fonyód gives the best panorama view of the Balaton. Those who take a look at the Lake from the viewpoint of Sipos hegy or Várhegy, can see the entire picture of the Lake from the bay of Keszthely to the peninsula of Tihany. Beside the beautiful panorama, there are many more reasons to choose Fonyód as a holiday destination. A lately published article said that Fonyód was selected as being among the 10 most romantic towns in the country. There are numerous areas of this place that you have to explore, like the pier, the Panoráma walkway, or the catholic temple, which has the best view of the entire Balaton lake. Besides this, the beaches are also very exciting:
The beach at Vigadó with 8.900m2 of green area, bars, restaurants, paddle boat rentals, slides, playgrounds, beach volleyball and beach soccer pitch. The water is perfect for families as it is shallow and warm.
The beach at the Vitorlás street with 3.500m2 of green area also has playgrounds, numerous bars and restaurants and paddle boat renting as well. This one is also suitable for children as well as for swimming. It has very popular sandy beaches.
Besides this, there are 4 more beaches you can visit. At the Várhegy of Fonyód, there were some refurbishing works going on, but they finished them in 2011. A new 4-story high wooden observatory was built, offering a view over the Balaton lake and the wild life of Nagy-Berek. At Várhegy you will find new trails, rest places and they also placed indicator signs here. Fonyód is definitely worth a visit. Explore this town and the ones around it!