Published: July 16 2023
Are you planning to immerse yourself in the lush green wilderness and serene landscapes of Hungary's national parks, mountains and lakes? Hungary has a wealth of beautiful camping sites, where you can enjoy a variety of activities from hiking and fishing to thermal bathing and bird-watching.
Situated in the picturesque Zemplén Mountains, this adventure park is more than just a campground. It has an exciting selection of activities such as zip-lining, mountain climbing, and wine tasting. The nearby Sátoraljaújhely town is also worth a visit with its historic sites and lovely taverns.
Next on the list is the ever-popular camping destination- Balaton National Park. Set by the famous Balaton Lake, the largest lake in Central Europe, this park offers striking views and a variety of water activities. The campgrounds around the lake provide easy access to beaches and are equipped with modern amenities for a comfortable camping experience.
The Aggtelek National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a must-visit for spelunkers. This park houses the largest stalactite cave in Europe - the Baradla-Domica cave system. Campsites located nearby are an ideal base for cave exploration, hiking, and wildlife spotting.
This UNESCO World Heritage village, Hollókő, provides a unique camping experience. The village is known for its well-preserved traditional houses and the Palócz folk art. Campgrounds, just a short walk from the village, offer a tranquil setting surrounded by beautiful hills and forests.
Those who prefer a wellness holiday should not miss camping by the Hévíz Thermal Lake. It's the world's second-largest thermal lake, known for its medicinal waters. The camping site offers amenities such as thermal bathing, spa services, and wellness programmes.
Learning new skills while camping can be exciting, and Kemence Scout Camp provides just that. Situated in the Börzsöny Mountains, the campground is ideal for larger groups, scout teams, or families. Activities include forest runs, hikes, and the opportunity to learn scouting basics.
For a fun-filled camping holiday, the Orfű Aquapark is your best bet. Right in the heart of the Mecsek Mountains, this campsite combines spectacular natural landscapes with exciting waterpark activities. Nearby attractions such as the Pécsi tudáspark (Pécs Zoo) and the TV torony (TV Tower) add to the allure of this camping location.
So, pack your camping gear and ready the marshmallows, for a memorable camping adventure awaits you in the beautiful landscapes of Hungary.