Sightseeing Sopron

Informative program to discover the sights of Sopron

 

About the tour

We compiled this city sightseeing tour for tourist visiting Sopron. It provides a detailed and comprehensive picture of Sopron, giving for tourists more ideas about worth seeing destinations in the city. It also includes the sights farther away from downtown that would be more difficult to reach on foot.

 

Duration

The duration of the tour is about 1 hour.

Audio guide

  • english
  • german
  • hungarian

 

Sights

The tour covers the following sights

  • Castle district / Old town
    (depending on route)
  • Fire tower
  • Széchenyi square
  • Ógabona square
  • Deák square
  • University of Sopron
  • Lőverek
  • Sopron Mountains

Stories

A few famous people with links to Sopron you can hear about during the tour include

  • King Matthias Corvinus
  • the poets Sándor Petőfi and Dániel Berzsenyi
  • the great statesman Count István Széchenyi
  • the composers Franz Liszt and Johann Strauss

 

Description

During the program, guests can explore the sights of the city at a pleasant pace without having to walk. Thanks to the open wagons of our sightseeing train, passangers have an excellent opportunity to observe everything undisturbed, as well as to take pictures and videos.

The information you can learn during the tour from loudspeakers has been compiled by tour guides and tourism experts.

Exciting stories, legends and anecdotes enrich the interesting facts about Sopron, the so-called poncichters and the famous Sopron wine.

We take the trip on board a sightseeing train that is protected against rain and wind by a transparent foil therefore you can take the trip in bad weather, too.

 

Due to the coronavirus epidemic, our trains are currently out of order.
Sightseeing tours and vehicle rental will be restarted as soon as possible.
Stay healthy, we look forward to seeing you.
Due to the coronavirus epidemic, our tours are out of service at the beginning of the spring period.
First day of operation: May 15 (saturday)
Departure points and times Saturday Sunday
Old town
Fő tér (Main square) Sopron
10:30
14:00
17:00
10:30
14:00
Lőverek
Hotel Szieszta, Lővér blvd 37
10:00
10:00
Lőverek
Hotel Lövér, Bus stop Várisi street
10:05
10:05

Change in the timetable Pentecost:
  • May 22 (saturday): timetable saturday
  • May 23 (sunday): timetable saturday
  • May 24 (monday): timetable sunday

The english / german guiding is only by free waggons available.
In bad weather does not operating.
Departure points and times Monday-Friday Saturday Sunday
Old town
Fő tér (Main square) Sopron
10:30
12:00
14:00
16:00
18:00
10:30
12:00
14:00
16:00
18:00
10:30
12:00
14:00
16:00
Lőverek
Hotel Szieszta, Lővér blvd 37
10:00 10:00
20:00
10:00
Lőverek
Hotel Lövér, Bus stop Várisi street
10:05 10:05
20:05
10:05

Timetable changes
  • August 20 (friday): timetable saturday

The english / german guiding is only by free waggons available.
In bad weather does not operating.
Departure points and times Tue-Wed-Thu Saturday Sunday
Old town
Fő tér (Main square) Sopron
10:30
12:00
14:00
10:30
12:00
14:00
16:00
18:00
10:30
12:00
14:00
16:00
Lőverek
Hotel Szieszta, Lővér blvd 37
10:00 10:00
10:00
Lőverek
Hotel Lövér, Bus stop Várisi street
10:05 10:05
10:05

The english / german guiding is only by free waggons available.
In bad weather does not operating.
Departure points and times Tue-Wed Saturday Sunday
Old town
Fő tér (Main square) Sopron
10:30
10:30
12:00
14:00
16:00
10:30
12:00
14:00
Lőverek
Hotel Szieszta, Lővér blvd 37
10:00 10:00
10:00
Lőverek
Hotel Lövér, Bus stop Várisi street
10:05 10:05
10:05

Changes in the timetable
  • October 30 (saturday): timetable saturday
  • October 31 (sunday): timetable saturday
  • November 1 (monday): timetable sunday

The english / german guiding is only by free waggons available.
In bad weather does not operating.
Departure points and times Saturday Sunday
Old town
Fő tér (Main square) Sopron
10:30
12:00
14:00
10:30
Lőverek
Hotel Szieszta, Lővér blvd 37
10:00
10:00
Lőverek
Hotel Lövér, Bus stop Várisi street
10:05
10:05

Change in the timetable Christmas and New Year's eve:
  • December 25-30: daily, timetable saturday
  • December 31 (friday): timetable sunday
  • January 1 (saturday): no service
  • January 2 (sunday): no service

The english / german guiding is only by free waggons available.
In bad weather does not operating.

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