GPS: 46.77337802594639, 17.283554077148437
Important phone numbers:
• Tourinform Gyenesdiás: (+36) 83/511-790
• Major’s office: (+36) 83/312-737
• Doctor: (+36) 83/316-823
• Dentist: (+36) 83/316-429, (+36) 83/314-593
• Pharmacy: (+36) 83/516-010
Search for our advantage card!
Don’t forget to ask for the Gyenesdiás Advantage Card at your accommodation during your holiday by the Lake Balaton. The Advantage Card is valid one week long and it is available at every accommodation that is a partner of the Gyenesdiás Association for Tourism. The card owner can visit the beaches of the settlement for free and take advantage of the services offered by the partners accepting the card at a reduced price. Among the partners you will find restaurants, programs, sights, and spas just to mention a few.
Gyenesdiás became a tourist destination between 1905 and 1907, when the first public beaches were opened. The tourism of the resort village has its roots reaching back to a 100 years and it has been continuously developing ever since.
Gyenesdiás is situated in the West-Hungarian region only 100 kilometers from the western border of Hungary, and has got 3300 inhabitants on an area as large as 18,5 square kilometers. Keszthely, the cultural centre of the region famous for its fascinating Festetics Palace and Hévíz with its unique thermal water and spa are only a few kilometers away. In our active and family friendly resort village we have plenty to offer for each and every age group and a wide range of facilities to enhance recreation and relaxation as well as for entertainment.
Beaches in Gyenesdiás
In Gyenesdiás two different kinds of beaches await the guests. The Diás Beach – one of the most popular beaches in the region- is a good choice, if you are looking for amusing entertainment programs, family friendly services or a widely shaded sunbathing are. Our other beach in Gyenes has a beautiful natural environment and it is more preferred by families with little babies.
Lake Balaton and its surroundings have a lot to offer apart from bathing: from the Yacht Club in Gyenes we can organize unforgettable sailing trips or you can rent an angling boat from the local fishing association. Nature lovers can also choose from many great active programs, as Gyenesdiás is embraced by the Keszthely-hills, where you can hike, cycle, ride a horse or try out skeet shooting.
Among the constantly available activities you can find handicraft programs, sport events, off-road tours and on the beach entertainment programs await not only the kids but the whole family. Our resort village has many traditional events, like the Budding-Spring Festival, the Season Opening at Whitsuntide, our 4 weekend-long family program series called ‘Let the sun shine’, the Gyenesdiás Wine Days, the Week of Tours, Village Hall Evenings, the Festival of Saint Stephen and Saint Helen’s Fair , season closing Vintage Jubilee in September, as well as the Chestnut Festival in December.