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Best Abbey in the world

This is one of Hungary's best sights. It is more, than a thousand years old, although the present... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gyor, Hungary
Pleasant trip to Abbey

This abbey in the countryside is a fine landmark from which there are nice views. Parts of it were... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Ostrava, Czech Republic
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Gyor, Hungary
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of Hungary's best sights. It is more, than a thousand years old, although the present building is much younger. The view from the top of the hill is beautiful, the rich heritage inside is amazing.

Reviewed 29 May 2017

This abbey in the countryside is a fine landmark from which there are nice views. Parts of it were closed when we visited, so for a reduced admission we saw the library of historic books and had access to a photography exhibition, the gift shop...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

The abbey sits atop a hill that gives amazing views over the surrounding countryside. The history of the abbey stretches back over a thousand years and has been an integral part of Hungarian history. The buildings that can be visited are excellent with the library...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

This abbey is picturesquely situated on top of a forested hill. Due to this position, it commands wide views across the Hungarian countryside. You can see Pannonhalma village and the fields of the surrounding farms. The main attraction, however, is the abbey, which has played...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

this was beautiful, the library was unbelievable, absolutely gorgeous scenery that you could see for miles. This Abbey is up on a big hill and it covers alot of area. The monks make wine and sell at the gift shop - pretty good wine too....More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful!! We had the chance to hear the monks sing, very beautiful church and modern furniture (by a belgian monk!) Surely worth it !

Reviewed 6 January 2017

My wife and I visited here on our way to Budapest from Vienna. On arriving the first thing you notice is the location of the Abbey affords stunning views over the surrounding countryside in all directions. The origins of the Abbey go back about 1000...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

Touring the abby was one of highlitghs of my my visit to Hungary. The herb garden and suvenier shop along with a very nice restaurant with a good wine selection. It is certainly a place to visit for the whole family.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Don't miss the Library here, which is fantastic. The Abbey itself is impressive and there is much else to do besides.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

When you arrive at the top of the hill, you have the feeling you are in another world. The time is getting slower the nice of the surrounding environmental is canceled you are in the spiritual world of the Benedictines. The building are renovated and...More

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Questions & Answers
Annette L
28 February 2017
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Response from Annette L
Hi Tunde M, thanks for your reply. I read that the train stop at the abbey is much further than the bus stop. I will check out the bus station in gyor then. Thank you.
6 July 2016
Response from Peter V | Reviewed this property
Yes, of course!
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