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Szombathely Map, Hungary

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Szombathely Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Szombathely with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Szombathely useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Szombathely!

Szombathely Travel Guide

The name of the city was derived from two Hungarian words – “szombat” meaning Saturday and “hely” meaning place. This points out to markets that were put up in the city every Saturday during the medieval times. Szombathely also has other names in some languages. In German, the city is known as Steinemanger. The Latin name of the city is Savaria, its Croatian name is Sambotel, and its Slovenian name is... read more

Szombathely History

Over 2,000 people died in 1710 because of a plague that swept the city. As if this was not enough, the city was annihilated by fire on May 3, 1716. Szombathely was able to kick back these misfortunes and progress. Bishop Janos Szily ordered the construction of many buildings in the city. With this, the city prospered again. read more

Szombathely Sightseeing

Szombathely Cathedral. This is one of the most beautiful religious sites in the city. The structure was constructed from the late 1700’s and was finished in the early 1800’s. The façade reveals a mix of Late Baroque and Classicism styles of architecture. The interior is a fascinating ornate Baroque. Statues of Moses, apostles Peter and Paul, and John the Baptist that are made by Philipp Prokop can be seen at the... read more

Szombathely Nightlife

Gorog Pizzeria. The place has a Greek atmosphere but it specializes in pizzas. This is one of the favorite dining places of the younger crowd. Aside from the scrumptious food, people patronize this place because the price is easy on the pocket. read more

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