About

Sopron is situated near the western borders of Hungary, at the foot of the Alps, 60 km from Vienna and 220 km from Budapest. It is one of the oldest jewelboxes of the country. The 'Gate of Faith', which can be found on the southern side of the Firewatch Tower, the symbol of the city, and which was made in memory of the referendum of 1921.The Goat Church provided a venue for coronations and parliamentary sessions. The Holy Trinity Statue is a masterpiece of the Hungarian baroque, while the... tovább neo-gothic Ursuline Church is one of the most impressive architectural monuments of the past century. The curative and recreating air of the natural environment, the hiking routes of the wooded hillsides, the view towers, the mountain springs, and the proximity of Lake Fertő make Sopron one of the most beautiful and most pleasant holiday resorts of Hungary.

Settlement Info

Legal status: town with county's rights
County: Győr-Moson-Sopron county
District: Soproni
Subregion: Sopron-Fertődi
Area: 169 km2
Population: 60,528 people
Webpage: www.sopron.hu

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Weather

Derült
Cloudy: 0%
7 °C
Windchill: -4 °C
Humidity: 61 %
Pressure: 1012 hPa
Wind: 33 km/h W
SAT
5°C
SUN
7°C
MON
8°C
TUE
5°C
WED
9°C

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Tourism

Fogas Restaurant

restaurant, inn
Előkapu 2-4.

Lővér Adventure park

adventure park
Károlymagaslati kilátó parkoló
Orsolya tér 2.

Fire Tower

local historical collection, open air
Fő tér 1.
Lackner Kristóf út 48.

Sopron Monastery Retreat Center

religious building
Kolostorhegy utca 2.

Map

Street views

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Sopron - Várkerület
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