Lake Balaton & Herend Tour - in Budapest - LikeALocal Guide

Lake Balaton & Herend Tour


50 EUR

Visit the Herend Porcelain Manufactory and get to know about porcelain making technology. Explore Lake Balaton and its surroundings with us. Enjoy the view from the Tihany Abbey and walk along the famous promenade in Balatonfüred.

Duration: 10 hours
    Available in
  • French,
  • English,
  • Spanish,
  • German,
  • Italian


  • Tihany peninsula: Fascinating view over the Lake Balato
  • Feeding the swans in Balatonfüred
  • Interior visit of Herend Porcelain Manufactory and Museum


First we drive to Lake Balaton, which is the largest fresh-water lake of Central Europe. After showing you the Tihany Abbey (exterior visit) we take you to Balatonfüred, which is the oldest spa resort in Hungary, where we walk along the famous promenade and feed the swans. We provide you time to have lunch (not included the price).

Then we drive to Herend, to the world's largest Porcelain Manufactory, founded in 1826. After watching a film about porcelain making technology follows a guided tour in the minifactory. This is where all that was seen and heard in the film come to life. Besides, there is a museum where a huge collection of Herend porcelain is exhibited. We invite you for a coffee and provide you free time for shopping.

Finally, we return to Budapest, the tour ends in the city centre.

What’s included & not included

  • Free hotel pick up at 8.30
  • Professional tour guide
  • Entrance fee to Herend Porcelain Factory and Museum
  • Video and guided tour in the Herend Porcelain Minimanufactory
  • Coffee or tea
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Tips

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Meeting point

Budapest, Báthory utca 19, 1054 Magyarország

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