Pannonhalma Archabbey, Pannonhalma

A haven of faith and tranquility, Pannonhalma Archabbey represents a historical monument that has lasted as long as Christianity in Hungary. Visit the Benedictine monastery founded in 996 CE, which is now one of the largest abbeys in the world. Learn about life in a monastic community, see the collection of medieval artifacts and artwork, and admire the herb house and botanical garden. The monastery also makes wine, and you'll have a chance to glimpse the production process and taste the final products. Religious and cultural events, such as exhibits and concerts, are regularly held at the abbey. Check online for the schedules. Multilingual audio tours are available, as well as a gift shop and a restaurant. Not all of the abbey is wheelchair-accessible, but special arrangements can be made for visitors with walking difficulties. Put Pannonhalma Archabbey and other Pannonhalma attractions into our Pannonhalma trip itinerary builder website , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This place has a commanding view of the valley below and is well worth a visit. The library is reminiscent of Harry Potter’s and it brought tears to my eyes. Simply breathtaking  more »
  • Only short impressions, since the location is known as a tourist destination. Astonisingly dignified within the church-cathedral-cathedral. The library is worthy of our history. Only the Turks would not have!!! Learn from the abbey possibly in it.
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  • Lovely view of the town from the top. Amazing structure and we love the library. Audio guides are provided, definitely worth a visit if you are in the area.
  • Ancient monastery located on beautiful hill. I simple love visiting this ancient places as they evoke mystery in my mind. Besides that the surrounding woods provide a relaxing walk such as in the near Arboretum or the walk in the trees. After that you can reffill the energy in the neighboring restaurant with a outside terrace. Little bit posh though. Alternatively you can have food in the village on the foot of the hill
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