An excursion to Sopron – the city which bridges Austria and Hungary
Sopron impresses with its cultural diversity
Did you know that Sopron (also known as Oedenburg) was formerly the old state capital of the Burgenland (western Hungary)? Sopron is one of many cultural sites which reflect the glamour of the Habsburg era.
You should set aside an entire day for your trip to Sopron. Located to the south-west of Lake Neusiedl, the city of Sopron forms a bridge between Austria and Hungary. Sopron is just a 15 minute drive away.
A trip to Sopron in Hungary is a real experience. Numerous sights, theatre and music festivals impress visitors from all over the world each year. Sopron’s cultural life is also heavily influenced by the great composers Joseph Haydn and Franz Liszt.