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Szilvasvarad National Forest Rail

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Szalajka u. 8., Szilvasvarad 3348, Hungary
+36 36 355 183
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Very nice National park

Visited the place in December and June,it is beautiful. In December it is a bit icy and the air is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gideon S
via mobile
Fun for kids

It is a narrow gauge forest rail, fun for kids, the fares are for adult 1000 HUF (one way), 500 HUF... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Márton T
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Budaors, Hungary
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2 weeks ago
“Very nice National park”
Jun 6, 2018
“Fun for kids”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Szalajka u. 8., Szilvasvarad 3348, Hungary
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+36 36 355 183
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the place in December and June,it is beautiful. In December it is a bit icy and the air is very clean the trees are brown evidently. In June it is wonderful, all green ,took the old train and few trails it was very nice...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

It is a narrow gauge forest rail, fun for kids, the fares are for adult 1000 HUF (one way), 500 HUF for children (one way).

Thank Márton T
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

if you head for the cave there is an uphill walk which has a few attraction on the way like lakes and education area. very steep in places and uneven footpaths in some areas.

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

From the center of Szilvásvárad you can also take the forest railway or rent a bike if you prefer not to take the walking tour. The road is filled with spectacle sights: Szalajka stream, wild animal display (with deers, stags, moufflons specific of the Bükk-mountain),...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

It used to be a longer forrest line but now it is reduced to two station Szilvásvárad - Szalajka Völgy. Distance about 5 km and takes about 10 minutes, costs 900 HUF for one direction. It runs along the Szalajka Valley and offers nice wiev...More

1  Thank eva n
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

The ride was about 15 minutes. It is relatively expensive but it worth every money. The forest is beautiful and the air is fresh and birds are singing. It is great for couples but I'm pretty sure that it is best with children.

1  Thank Zsaklin S
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

We took this forest train from Szilvasvarad to Szalajka Valley to the end of the line. It was approx. a 15-minute ride. It cost HUF 900, one way adult ticket. It was much fun! Take the open air carriage and enjoy the landscape and the...More

3  Thank OZS969
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