The small Káli Basin is considered a genuine treasure chest on the shores of the “Hungarian sea”, offering many attractions and special geological values. Absorb the view of the Rock Sea of Salföld, the Hegyestű, gaze at the temple mount of Kővágóörs, possibly discover the vibrant aquatic world by Lake Kornyi, and you will immediately understand why this basin, with only eight villages, is characterized as Mediterranean!
The charming villages and exciting attractions of the Káli Basin
The Káli Basin – a representative area within the landscape of Upper Balaton – was declared protected in 1984. This is no coincidence because this region is extremely diverse geologically, offering many unique natural values to behold. One of the most beautiful jewels of the Upper Balaton National Park includes eight villages each of which reveals a unique charm. It’s worth visiting each of them.
If you choose to discover the enchanting villages of the Káli Basin, we recommend that you plan a whole day for this excursion to give yourself time to absorb the unique, southern European atmosphere. If possible, you should tour the region on foot, by bike or on horseback to appreciate each attraction in the unique, harmonious landscape. We’ll list the things you should definitely not miss in the villages!