Across Balaton to Pécs

We boarded on the ferry at the Tihany port and went to the Szántód village, opposite shore of Balaton Lake.

Tihany - Szántód Ferry; the ferry approaches to Szántód, comes alongside the pier and vehicles and passengers landed.

Tihany – Szántód Ferry; the ferry approaches to Szántód, comes alongside the pier and vehicles and passengers landed.

Szántód is a village in Somogy county, situated on the southern shore of the Lake Balaton. The main industry is agriculture, fishery and ferry business. It has a population of 561 inhabitants (in 2015 census).

Szántód is a really tiny and quiet village.

Szántód is a really tiny and quiet village.

Left the village of Szántód, we are going to the city of Pécs, located in the south-west of the country, close to its border with Croatia. It takes about an hour 45 minutes (120 km).

Running through the very nice scenery.

Running through the very nice scenery, Pannonian Plain.

Arrived in the city of Pécs, and going to the city center.

Arrived in the city of Pécs, and going to the city center.

Arrived at City Center of Pécs, we take a rest a little in a square called Széchenyi tér.

Széchenyi Square; The statue of Trinity and the Pécs County House.

Széchenyi Square; The statue of Trinity and the Pécs County House.

Locals enjoy on the square, we took a rest for a while here.

Locals enjoy on the square, we took a rest for a while here.

 

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