Pápa Tourism, Hungary

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Pápa [ˈpaːpɒ] is a historical town in Veszprém county, Hungary, located close to the northern edge of the Bakony Hills, and noted for its baroque architecture. With its 32,473 inhabitants (2011), it is the cultural, economic and tourism centre of the region. Pápa is one of the centres of the Reformed faith in Transdanubia, as the existence of numerous ecclesiastical heritage sites and museums suggest. Due to the multitude of heritage buildings the centre of the town is now protected. Pápa has a large historical centre, with renovated old burgher's houses, cafes, and museums, including the Blue-Dyeing Museum (Kékfestő Múzeum), set up in a former factory which produced clothes and other textiles dyed with indigo blue under a unique method. The town is also noted for its thermal baths, particularly a newly constructed swimming complex, the Esterházy family's palace, its grand Roman Catholic church, and Calvinist secondary school; the town is an important religious centre. It also boasts a large park near the centre of town. The town has been the main center of trade in the wines of the Somló wine region. Pápa was an administrative regional capital from 1945 to 1983.

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Home to pretty treasures, Pápa is Hungary's best kept secret. A gripping city on its own right, Sopron also deserves a visit. Sopron is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like The Fire Watch Tower, Church Of St Michael, Central Mining Museum Or Kozonti Banyaszati Muzeum. Also, to reach Pápa, you'll have to take a flight to Sopron; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Pápa*

  • Pollution Statistics in Pápa

    Know the pollution level of Pápa before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Pápa - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 79.86 (High)
    • Pollution Index 43.1 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Pápa

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pápa

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.66 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 63.43 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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