Built heritages

Former Sió and Hullám Hotels

The hotels  were built in 1891. Nowadays those building are used for educational purposes....

Rose Garden

The Rose Garden is in the harbour of Siófok. You can see rose-bushes, shade is given by the gigantic might plane-trees, the humidity of lake Balaton creates some kind of paradise atmosphere. The cross-Balaton-swimming is an event (between Révfülöp and Balatonboglár),...

Viaduct of Kőröshegy

Sió sluice

The first lock-gate was built in 1863 which submerged the water level because of the southern railway building by Károly Klein and László Botka. The port has two important engineering establishments: the sluicide and the lock. Both of them were built in the 1940’s. A memorial...

Villa Jókai

The history of Villa Jókai The construction of the villa was financed by Dávid Braun in 1897 and the building was bought by Dr. Vilmos Fekete, a lawyer from Temesvár at the turn of the century. The villa’s name reveals that it is connected to the famous Hungarian, romantic...

Dock

The first passenger boat dated back to  September 21st 1846. On that day the paddle-steamer named Kisfaludy was launched on water. Nowadays scheduled and pleasure boats put forth. The rentable pleasure boats and the disco boats at night are especially popular. The monument erected to the 100th,...

The Railway Station

The rail line of the Southern Railway Company between Buda and Nagykanizsa was opened in 1861. Since 1863 there has been a stop for the trains in Siófok. The building of the railway station was constructed in 1904....

Millennium Park

The Millenium Park was bulit in 1904, it is located  in front of the renovated building of the railway station, which was designed by Imre Jámbor. In the park there are various sculpture to be found: a Second World War monument made by Sándor Kiss, Showering woman by István...

Harbour, Siófok

The Kisfaludy paddle steamer arrived in 1864when the harbour was 1st open for the public. Among so many ships in the harbour there are boats built in the 1880's such as the 2 motorboats: Helka and Kelén. There are a lot of  different excursions, boat trips (sunset...

The Water Tower

  The Water Tower - the symbol of Siófok By the beginning of the 20th century Siófok became one of Lake Balaton’s most preferred holiday resorts. The development required the construction of modern water and sewerage system. The installation works of plumbing system...

Villa Thanhoffer

The villa was build by doctor Lajos Thanhoffer in 1897. It is not just a treasure of Siófok, also the property of the town....

Port of Siófok

A very interesting scenic spot is the port of Siófok, from where the scheduled and pleasure boats put forth. The busiest boat traffic occurs here on the lake. There is a  monument erected to 100th, 125th and 150th anniversary of steamboating on Lake Balaton that can be found in front of...