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Beautiful view above the lake

The sphere lookout is a really good view point where you have got a good overview above the lake... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Sportbackfahrer
via mobile
Nice fun...

When you feeling bored of the balaton and looking for some adventure, you have it here. Appropriate... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Nelly A
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“nice walk”(2 reviews)
“nice view”(4 reviews)
“nice photos”(2 reviews)
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Kilato utca 8., Balatonboglar 8630, Hungary
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+36 30 282 9599
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic place to visit if you are coming to Balaton in Hungary. You have a fab view of the lake and surrounding area. It's very cheap to go into the dome and there are lots of opportunities for photos. The surrounding area...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The sphere lookout is a really good view point where you have got a good overview above the lake. The sphere is located on a small hill (2/3rd of the way are concrete and accessable with a strawler, the last way are a few wood...More

Thank Sportbackfahrer
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The area is good if you have small children to play and take the rides - there seem to be fees for everything except the lookout.

Thank Progenitor
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Nice lookout with a lot of family-fun stuff around it, but nothing more. The lookout itself looks more interesting from the outside compared to when you are in it.

Thank Gyuri123
Reviewed 1 November 2017

The wive is not that good as I was expecting but the nice tour for a day. (also there is a little entrance fee )

Thank csdora22
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

When you feeling bored of the balaton and looking for some adventure, you have it here. Appropriate for adults and kids. Take shoes with you.

Thank Nelly A
Reviewed 17 August 2017

If you have been staying on the mid-south shore of Balaton then you will probably have seen this iron football on the horizon. Depending on where to come from it can be quite a challenge to reach by car - from Balatonboglár there is a...More

Thank Harykert
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We walked to the top from the car park near the train tracks. It is steep at times but it is worth it. You need to get tickets just under the lookout tower. You have amazing views of the Balaton and east side from this...More

2  Thank Kaccca K
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We walked up there. It is worth to see but it is hard to capture nice photos. It is something interesting from architectural point of view but if you just want to enjoy the view and drink or it something I would suggest to go...More

Thank KBFanni
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Special if weather is not goog enough for swimming it is worth to climb up and have nice panoramic overview over lake Balaton, vulkanoe area in North (Badacsony - Tapolca,...) and quite flat surrounding in South.

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