Secret of the old cellars
Gál Tibor winery
Bolyki János winery
Old Eger
Harvest
Basilica
Szalajka valley
Cheese tasting
Saliris hotel

Eger

Where wine meets history 

Programs

Accommodation: Saliris Resort and Spa ****Hotel - Egerszalók              

Number of nights: 3 (Thursday-Sunday)
Board: half board
Price: 661 €/person

 

Detailed program

 

Thursday

  • arrival at Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport
  • travel to Hotel Salaris, Egerszalók (2 hours)
  • arrival at the hotel, check in
  • free time activities, wellness
  • 19.00-20.00: buffet-style dinner at the hotel
  • 20.00-22.00: Happy Hungarian Wine wine tasting

 

Friday

  • 09.00: breakfast
  • 10.00: departure for Szilvásvárad
    Szilvásvárad is found in Heves county, in the small area of Bélapátfalva, at the bottom of Bükk hill. The village
    got its name from the slavic earth forts, and by the time being it is a well-known holiday centre. The village is
    located in the Szalajka-valley
  • excursion by small locomotive to Szalajka valley
    Szalajka valley is the part of Bükk National Park, so this area is a conservation area. A place to enjoy beautiful 
    nature, the fresh air, tranquility, the silence of the woods and the roaring of the streams.
    walk back through  Szalajka valley
  • lunch at Lovas restaurant with two glasses of wine or trout roasting in the National Park with various wine
  • 14.30: visit to world-famous Lipizzaner stud farm by coach with guide
    carriage and photo exhibition
    watching grazing horses
    visiting the horse museum and the stables
  • 16.00: visit to Mónosbél - Sándor Tamás, cheese tasting with different wines   
  • 17.00: return to the hotel– free activities, relaxation, wellness
  • 19.00: buffet-style dinner at the hotel
  • 20.00: leaving for Bolyki Winery, http://www.bolykipinceszet.hu/ 

Bolyki opened his spectacular winery in 1993 and since then he produces his fresh, easy-drinking wines. As he
opposes all technical devices, his wines are entirely unique and his winery is a colorful moment.

    • Menu: mixed cold dishes
      • venison sausage, ham, liver pate, crackling spread, smoked spicy sausage
      • spiced butter
      • paprika, tomatoes, cucumber, red onion
      • cheese: trappist cheese, gorgonzola
      • dessert

 

Saturday

  • 09.00: breakfast
  • 10.30-12.30: sightseeing in Eger with guide – walking tour in the baroque city centre
  • Detailed program (entry into the sites is also possible, tickets can involve some extra costs)
    • Líceum
    • Bazilika (the second biggest cathedral in Hungary)
    • Kossuth Lajos street
    • Palace of Nagyprépost
    • Town Hall, Fazola Gates, Old Prison
    • Manuscript memorial (Géza Gárdonyi – The Stars of Eger)
    • Thermal Baths
    • Buttler house
    • Walk in the shadow of the castle
    • Minaret, Europe's northernmost example of Turkish architecture
    • The sights of Dobó square
    • Minorita baroque church, Széchényi Street, Érseki Palace
  • 12.30-13.30: lunch at Fehérszarvas Vadásztanya - The White Stag hunting grounds
    • Menu
      • Boar soup with sour cream
      • Pork filet with ’Hutai’ stew, Hungarian fried bread
      • Sponge cake Somló style
      • Mineral water, wine
  • 14.00: excursion with wine refreshment in the vineyards 
  • 17.00: return to the hotel – free activities, relaxation, wellness
  • 19.00: buffet-style dinner at the hotel
  • 20.00: visit to the Gál Tibor winery, http://www.galtibor.hu/

The Gal Tibor Winery, one of the leading wineries in the Eger region, began its operation in 1993. Its main objective
was to give a new life to the wine culture and the traditions incorporating the most modern of viticultural technologies.

    • Menu: cold buffet
      • sausages, ham, cheese
      • spiced butter
      • vegetables

 

Sunday

  • 08.00-09:30: breakfast. check-out, departure for Budapest 

Notice

Plane ticket is not included!
Prefer a smaller group? Send us an email to travel@happyhunwine.com for details.
Programs: order of programmes can vary depending on the weather
Food and drinks additional to the organised programmes (e.g. minibar consumption, extra hotel services) are charged
and should be paid at check-out.

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