Lavender Weeks

Date: 19. June 2017 - 30. June 2017

Location: Tihany

Time of the meeting: 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.

The Lavender House Visitor Centre, the visitor centre of the Balaton-felvidéki National Park Directorate in Tihany, on the shore of Belső-tó (Inner Lake) is open every day, on weekends and holidays as well, during the whole summer!

Programmes, services: * interactive exhibition about the natural heritage, geological development of Tihany Peninsula and the lavender *  film  *  gift shop and tea house with lavender products *  nature trail

Special lavender programmes of the Lavender House Visitor Centre in the framework of the Tihany Lavender Festival and Lavender Weeks:
between 19. June 2017. – 23. and 26. June – 30. June 2017., from Monday to Friday:

From 10 a.m.: lavender distillation, information about lavender
Between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.: lavender handracfts workshop in the activity room of the visitor centre (500 HUF/person)
From 5 p.m.: Tea time! If you buy the entrance fee to the visitor centre, you are invited to a cup of lavender tea, if you bring your own cup!

25 June 2017. Learn about Hungarian musical instruments! details
26 June 2017. Make lavender facecream in the Lavender House
28 June 2017. The guest of the Lavender House: the House of Nature from Gyenesdiás
30 June 2017. Presentation by Mónika Halmos in the Lavender House

Further information:
Lavender House Visitor Centre
8237 Tihany, Major u. 67.
+36 87 538 033

Lavender Pick It yourself Event on the lavender field in Tihany
Between 19. June 2017 – 25. June 2017

The Lavender Pick It Yourself event is organised depending on the time of blooming, while stocks last, within a marked area of the day. The employees of the Balaton-felvidéki National Park Directorate await everyone on the lavender field located next to the road leading to Tihany village. You can pick lavender while enjoying the beautiful view of the flowering lavender field, then you can take home the lavender you harvested yourself.

More details about the Lavender Pick It Yourself event: here

We keep the right of changing the programme.
We recommend you to look for information on our website and via the above contacts.
Everyone participates in the programme on their own responsibility.
Please arrive to the location 10 minutes before the starting time.

Photos taken at the programme may be used in printed and online communication by the Balaton-felvidéki National Park Directorate. In case you do now wish to be on the photos, please let our colleague or guide know! Thank you!