Village tour in the Őrség National Park 1


                              Őrség in terms of gastronomy

 

Őrség is the ideal place for recreation;it is in the unspoilt nature, far from the hustle and bustle of cities. The national park offers you the experience of traditional folk culture, nature and the gastronomy. Our tours take us to people, who are solicitous for protecting the local values of nature and manage their lives accordingly.

Stay at a guesthouse or book the tree hotel.

Enjoy locally produced and organic meals, any diets welcome.

EUR 120 / PERSON      2 nights/ 3 days

 

Program:

1st day:

Arrival between 16:00 -20:00 hours at  Kisrákos.

Traditional cauldron dinner and campfire on demand.

Testing the products of the nearby pálinka still-room.

2nd day:

9:00 Breakfast with local specialities: eggplant cream, home-made bread and home-made strudel (with marrow and poppy seeds).

 

10:00 Departure to Őrség National Park. The walking tour includes birding, observation of the wildlife.

Visiting the nearby farm (80-90 cattle, 10 goat, 6-8 sheep 6-8, 10-15 Vietnamese potbellied pig and poultry, rabbits) presentation. Local vegetables and cheese tasting.

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13:00 Lunch in a restaurant where an innovative chef trained by Michelin-starred masters is responsible for his own impressive culinary empire. He focuses on local gastronomic traditions with an experimenting attitude.

 

14:30 The freedom of creation

Handicraft program, try out the crafts of the potter and the ceramist.

In Őrség, pottery has a great tradition. The loamy soil made the trade flourish. Professional knowledge was passed on to the children in several families. During the workshop, we provide all the commodities: the clay, the tools, the paint, the glazeand the brushes.

It is also possible to use the electric-powered potter’s wheel, to fire and to glaze the materials.

The duration of the program is 2.5 hours.

18:30 Departure to the guesthouse.

19:30 Dinner: specialities from Őrség.

3rd day

9:00 Ample breakfast and honey tasting

11:00 Departure on spring carriage

Observation of alpacas and visiting the Lake Vadása. You can here hiking and beaching.

During the day you will have a chance to try more local specialities in the restaurants and bufets arond the lake.

 

17:30

Departure.

What’s included?

  • 2 nights lodging in 4 sunflowers guesthouse –
  • 2 x breakfast (all ingredients included)
  • 1 x lunch (all ingredients included)
  • 2 x dinner (all ingredients included)
  • 2 guided tours
  • 1 x handicraft program
  • 1 x honey tasting

Optional programs:

  • cycling tour
  • beekeeping workshop
  • visit a palinka still-room.

Tour dates

April – September is usually a good time to visit the national park.

Guided activities

This adventure includes two guided excursions, a walking tour and a spring carriage ride, which lasts for 6 hours and 5 hours. However you can always choose to do self-guided tours, in this case please contact us.

Lodging

This tour includes lodging in a Guesthouse rating 4 sunflowers. Natural atmosphere, the guesthouse is located in the middle of the natinal park, fully equipped doblerooms or family rooms with bathroom,  Child-friendly accommodation.  Caldron, skewer and grill facilities.

 

For who?

For all nature lovers. Participants should be able to  walk.

Group size

Maximum 8 participants per guide. With 2 guides there may be up to 15 participants.

Minimum 4 participants need for guided tours, but you can apply for self-guided tours. In this case, our local hosts will explain you everything and give you maps and advises. Please ask information for special price.

Location & how to get here

This tour starts at Kisrákos three hours drive from Budapest. It is also easy to get here by public transport. We can also organize you transfer from Budapest. Please contact us for more info.

Travel by public transport

If you arrive by train/bus to Őriszentpéter station, we will organize you a free transfer.

Payment

You can make reservation for this tour by sending an email to the agnes@humtour.com . Our team will manually review the booking to make sure that we still have availability. If everything is okay, we will send you a confirmation by email within 24 hours. When your booking is confirmed you can make the payment with credit card.

 


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