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The echo does work!

There's a marked place to stand and although I felt incredibly self conscious doing it... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
lonewolf44
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London, United Kingdom
Unexpectedly nice

Tihany is a small place at Lake Balaton in Hungary with an old parish and a well preserved old... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
edysch
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Bistrita, Romania
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

There's a marked place to stand and although I felt incredibly self conscious doing it, nevertheless having watched the technique employed by a couple of other people I gave it a go - and it does sound like your shout is bouncing right back at...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Tihany is a small place at Lake Balaton in Hungary with an old parish and a well preserved old fisher-village, nowadays transformed in a tourist attraction around lavender and the 7x-echo supposed to be heard from the echo-spot when one shouts towards the church. A...More

1  Thank edysch
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Many people say that the Echo was destroyed due to architectural changes in the sights vicinity but we try it every time we are in Tihany and it works, even during daytime, even in the tourist season, even with noise around you, even if the...More

2  Thank Szerendipity
Reviewed 1 July 2017

So we came to try the Echo and I have to admit that my attempts at getting the wall to respond to my shouts were unsuccessful. As we were walking away somewhat disappointed a few lads also tried but they whistled instead of screaming "hello"...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful, turistic area with nice view and many restaurants, shops with souvenirs. Worth to visit.

Thank gabriela g
Reviewed 5 June 2017

A quaint walk up the cobble stone streets , past thatched houses and colourful local shops, you reach Tihany Echo. The view is beuaitful, but male sure you stop at the statue of the girl calling out - you can call too, but the echo...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

I liked the atmosphere of Tihany in May, when the place is not loaded with tourists. We hiked around the whole peninsula during the weekend and we saw unexpectedly beautiful places on each side of the peninsula. There are a couple of trails in Tihany...More

Thank Marta V
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Since the village of Tihany I have already commented in another review, I will discuss really only attraction "Tihany echo". Well, well, well. Although I have screamed louder than at a metal concert, echo somehow didn't work. They say that some trees has grown and...More

Thank Jakub67
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The echo doesn't echo, or at least it didn't seem to work when we were there. There's a lovely old village and souvenir shops, but it is aimed purely at tourists and the prices reflect this.

Thank RobSevens1275
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

There are lovely views from this place but not much else to see apart from the statue which a Hungarian family had draped themselves over - obviously didn't think anyone would want to take pictures! Lots of small children were shouting - obviously trying to...More

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