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Two-Day Trip to Kőszeg and Szombathely

Hosted by the Consul of the Budapest Going Out Group
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Took place 3 weeks ago
Sat 25 May 06:00 - Sun 26 May 22:00

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This time we are going to visit two of the most significant historical towns in Hungary: Kőszeg and Szombathely on a two-day trip.

The area of ​​today's Burgenland, including the area around KŐSZEG, in the 12th-13th centuries from the 19th century, - due to the prevention of German military incursions - became of military importance. During the time of the Anjous Kőszeg was one of the most important wine trading and wine exporting cities.
SZOMBATHELY (Savaria in Latin) is the oldest city in Hungary, which received its colonial status from its founder, the Roman Emperor Claudius, the first in Pannonia. The city was built on the banks of the Perint and Gyöngyös streams. As a Hungarian city, its regional role grew in Protected content it became the seat of the county of Vas, and then in Protected content , Mária Theresa made it the episcopal seat.

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Program:
Day 1: Kőszeg Day 2: Szombathely
Accommodation: Kőszeg, Harangtorony Hotel 2 bedroom rooms
Departure to Szombathely: Day 2 in the morning

Day 1 KŐSZEG:
Route: Bp-Keleti - Szombathely - Kőszeg
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1. Accommodation
2. Sightseeing
3. Lunch
4. coffee break
5. Sightseeing part 2. - alone
6. Dinner 19:00

Day 2: SZOMBATHELY

Departulre: 10:32 Kőszeg
Arrival to Szombathely:10:55
Sightseeing
Lunch - details later
Sightseeing - details later
Train back to Bp: 18:42
Arrival to Bp: 21:59

See you soon.