Best Things To Do in Siofok, Hungary

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  • Museums: Egg museum, Mineral museum, Toreki colony of arts, Imre Kalman Museum.
  • Churches: Lutheran church and Roman catholic church.
  • Parks: Millennium park, Rose garden, Statue park, Jokai Park.


  • Get a tan on the Siofok beach!
  • Go shopping in the Sio Plaza- a mall in the city centre with a movie theatre, food court and number of shops.
  • Explore the nightlife of Siofok. There are many pubs and bars where you can chill and grab a cocktail. Cafe Molo and Bacardi Music café are the most popular among crowds.
  • Admire the heritage villas of Battyany es Petofi Street.
  • Go on a day trip to towns like Balatonfüred or Tihany, there are frequent boat rides to these towns from Siofok.
  • Hop on the opportunities for adventure activities like kite surfing and wakeboarding, after all you are in the party capital of Hungary!
  • Observe the Canal locks built in 292 AD near the ferry pier or Baross Bridge to the south.
  • Visit the Cultural Centre of the South Region of Lake Balaton to experience the local culture and catch a gala Turn on the Escapade mode! Go for Sky diving!

Below we have a list of things to do in Siofok and the places where you want to spend the best moments of your trip. At the same time, the city offers you the best neighborhoods to explore and new foods to try.

This list should help you in deciding and prioritizing what you should plan on your Siofok getaway. Find a mix of must-see tourist spots, underrated local hangouts, and maybe even a few new experiences you can try out.

Make the most of your trip to Siofok with confidence.

Tourist Attractions in Siofok

Here is the list of things to do in Siofok and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Siofok Water Tower


    Considered a local landmark, Siofok water tower dominates the main square- - Fo ter. With a height of 45 metres, it was built in 1912bu architects Gergely Jeno and Gut Arpad. Rewarded in 2012 by General assembly of Somogy County with the honourable title of Somogy county treasure, this is a must-visit place in Siofok. The ground floor of the tower is dedicated to the tourist information centre....Read more
  2. Evangelist Church

    Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    This architectural beauty is one of the masterpieces of Kossuth Prize winner architect Imre Makovecs and has a unique shape resembling Owl or Garuda- A mythical Hindu bird. Constructed in wood, this structure maintains the homogeneity of the surrounding Oulu Park in which it is located. The wings of the might bird on two sides give it a dramatic effect the enthralling entrance. The church has a...Read more
  3. Palace Dance Club

    Food And Drinks, Dance Club, Disco, Entertainment

    Excellent club to get the dazzling night life of Siofok! Drop in for some great party!!
  4. Siofok Beaches

    Outdoors, Beach, Water Body, Water Sport

    Though there are many resorts and hotels that have their private beach area, the free access beaches of Siofok are great fun too. Splash in the water, get a tan and just let the holiday season sink in! In the evenings, especially in the summer season; the beaches turn into a party destination with crazy nightlife spirit and huge crowds! The silver and gold beaches of Siofok are a must-visit! Th...Read more
  5. Nagy Strand

    Beach, Cafe, Restaurant, Concert

    Also known as Grand Strand of Siofok, this is a popular hangout on Petofi Promenade which is the largest beach on Lake Balaton. Open Air concerts, activities like pedal boats, beach kayaking, surfing and bunch of great restaurants and cafes make it one of the best places to chill in Siofok.
  6. Jokai Park

    Garden, Park

    Jokai Park is a famous residential garden around a grand villa built in late 19th century. Famous Hungarian writer Mor Jokai spent his last days in the villa; a home to a restaurant and a plush hotel operates here today. Spread over 4.6 acres of land, this is the largest Park of Siofok and has well-arranged flower beds, small pond and Japanese style architecture. Spring sees the garden all blos...Read more
  7. Canal Locks

    Bridge, Walking Area

    This impressive ancient irrigation system dates back to the Roman era AD 292 and was widely used by the Turks during their rule in Hungary during the 16th and 17th century. These canal locks can be observed from the Krudy Setany, the walkway near the Ferry pier or the Baross Bridge. These locks are an excellent example of the advanced Roman technology and engineering in ancient times.
  8. Millennium Park

    Park, Monument, Picnic Spot

    Built in 1904, the millennium park stands right in front of the beautiful building if the Siofok railway station. Spread over enormous area, the park also has a war monument dedicated to the 2nd world war. It also has the statue of Hungarian composer and Siofok’s pride: Imre Kalman. During summer, music events are organised by local artists.
  9. Rose Garden

    Garden, Statue

    Located in the Siofok harbour, this romantic garden comprises of a picturesque walking area shaded with gigantic verdant trees and delicate and blooming rose bushes. It is one of the most vibrant and romantic spots in Siofok. Rose garden is also the venue of a popular event- Cross-Balaton swimming. This event is a swimming race between Révfülöp and Balatonboglar and is a huge c...Read more
  10. Roman Catholic Church

    Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Concert

    One of the oldest buildings in Siofok, this church is built in neo-classic style of architecture in early 20th century. The impressive structure includes works of notable artists like Endre Muzsinszki ­Nagy, Bela Buky, György Leszkovszky and Gyorgy Osztie. Stunning triumphal arch, intricately painted doors, stained glasses add to the allure of the structure. The Triumphal arch has the ...Read more
  11. Calvinist Church

    Church, Religious Site

    This majestic church building is located inside the enchanting Oulu Park and is surrounded with beautiful plantations. It is one of the most frequented attractions in Siofok. The original church date backs to 1923 and was reconstructed in 1994 which is today the second largest protestant church in Diocese. The church preserves the memory of Stephen Zsedeny- a Lutheran preacher and the memorial ...Read more
  12. Imre Kalman Museum

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    Imre Kalman Museum

    Museum, Educational Site, Entertainment, Natural History Museum

    The house museum dedicated to the well-known operetta composer Imre Kalman. The museum displays the collection of the artist’s belonging and his piano.
  13. Galerius Thermal Spa And Wellness Centre

    Entertainment, Leisure, Spa

    Pamper yourself on the trip to Siofok. Get a relaxing massage; linger in the steaming sauna or splash in the thermal pool; possibilities are endless!
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  15. Siofoki Viztorony

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    Siofoki Viztorony

    Tower, Observation Deck

    Constructed in the year of 1912, Siofok Water Tower has come to be known as a landmark in Siofok, Hungary. This 41.3-meter tall tower serves as an observation deck, offering a 360-degree panoramic view of the city below. You can reach the different levels of the tower using two spectacular elevators. The upper levels of the tower include a cafe, an oxygen bar, a Samsung experience center, and ...Read more