Hévíz Hungary

Arrived in the town of Hévíz and check in the booked hotel “Danubius Health Spa Resort Hévíz”

Arrived in the town of Hévíz and check in the booked hotel “Danubius Health Spa Resort Hévíz”

Hévíz is a spa town in Zala County Hungary, about 8 kilometres from the western shore of Lake Balaton. (Hungarian “hévíz” means thermal in English.)

Map of Hévíz

Map of Hévíz

Checked in at the hotel and got the map, we are going to the famous Lake Hévíz (thermal lake) immediately.

Walking to the Thermal Lake through Park Street and Dr. Schulhoff Vilmos Walkway.

Walking to the Thermal Lake through Park Street and Dr. Schulhoff Vilmos Walkway.

Lake Hévíz is the second largest thermal lake in the world. The flow of water is very strong and the lake is completely replenished each day. The waters are beneficial to patients suffering from rheumatic diseases and locomotor disorders, among others.

The Hévizi Spa (health spa resort)

The Hévizi Spa (health spa resort)

The complex of bathing treatment used in Hévíz has been developed through the centuries as a unique kind of medical care.

Guide Signboard on the Square

Guide Signboard on the Square

Let's get the ticket and go in. Change your clothes here. Walking in the long corridor. Here’s the indoor spa.

Let’s get the ticket and go in. Change your clothes here. Walking in the long corridor. Here’s the indoor spa.

Open deck of the Spa

Open deck of the Spa

People are enjoying in the big swimming pond.

People are enjoying in the big swimming pond.

These lotuses bloom all the year round.

These lotuses bloom all the year round.

I lost my digital camera in the house. So these pictures are from my friends.

I lost my digital camera in the house. So these pictures are from my friends.

Left the spa, and we are going to stroll in the town of Hévíz.

Square on the Dr. Schulhoff Vilmos Street.

Square on the Dr. Schulhoff Vilmos Street.

Kossuth Lajos Street Hévíz

Kossuth Lajos Street Hévíz

 Town Hall of Hévíz

Town Hall of Hévíz

The Town-hall is located at Kossuth Lajos Street, it was constructed between 1998 and 1999 on the place of the former town-house.

Square in front of the Town Hall

Square in front of the Town Hall

I do not know what this image is. But I think this is really great.

I do not know what this image is. But I think this is really great.

Mural of Town Hall Hévíz

Mural of Town Hall Hévíz

There is a modern church on the opposite side of the Town Hall. Let’s enter.

Roman Catholic, Holy Spirit Church

Roman Catholic, Holy Spirit Church

This Holy Spirit Church is the largest church in the town. The foundation stone of the church was laid by the bishop Jozsef Szendi in 1996. The church was built based on the plans of the architect Janos Bocskai, has been completed in three years. It has been consecrated together with the Town Hall by Jozsef Szendi retired bishop on September 9th, 1999.

It is a very beautiful church.

It is a very beautiful church.

The church has the seven sky-high towers which are the symbols of the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit (wisdom, understanding, counsel, knowledge, fortitude, piety, and fear of the Lord).

The interior of the church is also very clean.

The interior of the church is also very clean.

The interior of the church is mixing modern and traditional architecture mainly enhanced by the nice wooden panels. Its seating capacity is about 1000.

After the Holy Spirit Church, we are going back to the hotel for a dinner.

Scenery of the street and from the hotel room in the dusk.

Scenery of the street and from the hotel room in the dusk.

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