About

Village with almost 700 inhabitants 16 km north-west of Pécs. Popular resort village in Baranya county. Damming the water of the brook flowing out of hte cave of the village in the 1960s, two artifical lakes were constructed at the place of the former retting-pits, providing facility for bathing, boating and angling. Greatest sight of the village is the cave at the side of Bodó hill. in 1768 miller József Mattenheim searched for the spring of the brook kept moving his mill which was run dry.... tovább Passing through a first cave of 38 m used as a wine-cellar by the local parson, he discovered the entrance of the cave. This first cave is known as 'Paplika' today. Visitors may walk all over a section of 500m of the cave. Fauna of the cave is extremely rich. Species of crayfish, the closest relatives of which live in the caves of France and Spain.

Settlement Info

Legal status: village
County: Baranya county
District: Pécsi
Subregion: Pécsi
Area: 16.09 km2
Population: 618 people
Webpage: www.abaliget.hu

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Weather

Derült
Cloudy: 0%
26 °C
Windchill: 25 °C
Humidity: 54 %
Pressure: 1020 hPa
Wind: 13 km/h E
TUE
34°C
WED
32°C
THU
32°C
FRI
31°C
SAT
30°C

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Tourism

Várhegy utca 4.

Bat Natur Trail

excursion place, nature protection area, nature conservation area
Tópart
Külterület

Batmuseum

professional collection
Külterület

Zabaliget Restaurant

restaurant, inn
Petőfi u.

Map

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Pécs
11.9 km
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Pecs 2
11.9 km
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Máza Kelet-Mecsek
25.9 km
Kaposhegy: Kaposvár − Fő tér
Kaposhegy: Kaposvár − Fő tér
34.4 km

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