This webcam is located in Balatonföldvár, a small resort town in Hungary, situated right on the shore of the beautiful Balaton Lake. Balatonföldvár is a popular holiday destination of domestic tourism, as well as for the Germans and the Austrians.
This webcam is located in the sailing sport center Viharsarok. As their motto declares, this center offers lessons for people of all ages.
Balatonföldvár became famous in the 19th century, many years after Archbishop György Széchényi purchased it and when his descendants decided to use it as a bathing resort for the wealthy Hungarians.
Of course, the Balaton Lake is the central and most important attraction of this town. Still, there are many more places to visit and things to see. First of all you can try sailing on the Balaton Lake. If you prefer to do sightseeing, we can offer the large and well-preserved Iron Age Celtic fortress from the 4th century. Other notable tourist attractions in the area are the Pigeon Island, the beautiful Catholic Church and numerous green parks.