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Nyiregyhaza Travel Guide, Hungary

Nyiregyhaza is the capital of Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg County and it is the seventh biggest city in the country. It is also one of the primary cities in Eastern Hungary. The city has the biggest fruit-growing grounds in the country and it is also rich in architectural structures. As a result, it is considered as an agricultural and industrial center in the region.

In addition to that, Nyiregyhaza is also regarded as one of the educational and cultural hubs in the country. Because of its competitiveness and beauty, the city has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in Hungary. If you are eyeing to experience the splendor of the place, better be guided by Nyiregyhaza Travel Guide.

Nyiregyhaza Travel Guide – Travel

As a major destination in Hungary, tourist would certainly want to know how to get to Nyiregyhaza. Since the city does not have its own airport, the best way to reach it is by railway that is connected to Budapest, Debrecen and Miskolc. The best trains are the InterCity trains which have daily trips to Nyiregyhaza and the travel time takes about three hours. It is best to have seat reservations early because a lot of passengers prefer these trains. There are also other trains that connect Budapest and Nyiregyhaza but the trip takes approximately four hours. In addition to that, these trains are quite unclean and uncomfortable.

Nyiregyhaza also has motorways that are linked to other cities in the country. When coming from Budapest, motorists can take the M3 motorway that directly connects Nyiregyhaza to the country’s capital city. Tourists who are coming from Debrecen can traverse Route 34 while those who are coming from Polgar can take Route 36. Travelers can either take Route 37 or Route 38 when they come from the city of Miskolc.

Nyiregyhaza Travel Guide – Events and Festivals

One reason why Nyiregyhaza is considered as one of the cultural centers in Hungary is because it hosts a lot of different events and festivals. The most colorful and most famous festival in the city is the Happy Art Festival that takes place from the last days of August until the first days of September. This event is considered as the biggest free world music festival in Europe that includes performances from famous local and international artists. The festival also presents different shows such as puppetry, theatre shows, visual arts exhibitions, film and literature. The city also organizes the Nyirseg Autumn and Fruits Festival every September when parades and concerts are presented.

As per Nyiregyhaza Travel Guide, you will see how the city delivers what is expected from a tourist destination. It may have been yet discovered by Americans and British tourists, but European tourists such as Romanian, Ukrainian, and Polish already flock in the city. The best month to explore the city is June and August. For those of you who want more when it comes to exploring the cities and sites of Hungary and Europe, read Krakow Travel Guide and Belgrad Travel Guide.

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    We (me and my girlfriend) planned to go on a weeklong trip a long time ago, but we had to wait until our brand new car arrived and all the papers which we needed were ready. So we could start our trip only at the end of November. The weather was a bit chilly on Sunday morning when we left home...
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