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City of Veszprém, Hungary
The conference is located in Veszprém, one of the oldest urban areas in Hungary, it lies approximately 15 km from the Lake Balaton, and approx. 100 km from Budapest.
The historic centre of Veszprém is the castle, which - together with the surrounding town - was one of the significant centre of our country until the Turkish occupation: it was the King’s and Queen’s seat and an episcopal seat.
The medieval castle and town suffered large-scale destruction in the Turkish period. The present-day historic town evolved during the town development constructions of the 18-19 th and the early 20 th century. WWII and the following period caused relatively little damage to the old centre.
Touristic Attractions in the region
The below links give you an overview of the region and the touristic attractions available.
The City of Veszprém
Bakony Balaton Geopark
Lavender House Visitor Centre, Tihany
Pannon Observatory Visitor Centre, Bakonybél
House of Forests, Bakonybél
ZircLóczy Cave, Balatonfüred