Debrecen Travel Guide – Tourism information Portal of Debrecen

You will find detailed information about Debrecen: accommodation, travel, city guide, things to do, recreation, business and education.


Amusement park Since 1961 the "Ludas Matyi Amusement Park" founded in 1960 awaits its guest together with the zoo under the name of Culture Park in the Great Forest. There are around 240 000 visitors every year. The institute with its 17 games (Magic Castle, Dodgem, ferris wheel, children's train, etc.) is the ...

The Zoo is located on a Natural Reserve rich in Tree s. The garden presents over 1300 specimens of 160 animal species.

Tel: 06 52/310-065; 06 52/413-515; 06 30/450-48-78

SZUSZ Park There are no place, which  offers more relaxing activities for the tired soul then the Szeged street Leisure Centre, the 5 hectares huge, beautiful  dream island. The beauty of the area catches the attention of the tired people. Pond, Hungarian dishes, huge  program marquee, ...

The Zoo is located on a Natural Reserve rich in Tree s. The garden presents over 1300 specimens of 160 animal species.

Tel: 06 52/310-065; 06 52/413-515; 06 30/450-48-78

Debrecen University-Botanical Garden

The Arboretum features the natural flora of Hungary. Alleys and parks on an area of 8 hectares. The primeval Nagyerdő Oak forest can be found on 2 hectares. The Greenhouse harbours the richest collection of succulent plants throughout Central-Eastern Europe.




Discover Debrecen and its neighborhood with our travel guide! Historical sights, world-class education centers, unique natural resources, places to see nearby and live webcam connection.

Attractions in Debrecen

The world-famous Déri Museum can be found in the city center of Debrecen. Here you can see the Munkácsy trilogy: Christ before Pilate, Golgotha and Ecce homo. The Hortobágy National Park is the greatest conservation area in Hungary, several protected plant and animal species live there. It’s a world heritage site. The downtown Kossuth square is the vibrant center of the city, beside historical sights several great cafés can be found there. The cultural park in Nagyerdő is one of the favourite places for children since the Zoo and the Amusement Park are also located there.

Debrecen travel info, services

Travelling to Debrecen by plane is already available from more and more countries. The airport is located directly on the outskirts so you can get to the city center in a few minutes cheap by taking a taxi. You also can reach the downtown quickly if you get on a bus or train.

Things to do

A wide range of leisure programmes in Debrecen for hot summer days or in case of cold weather! You definitely won’t bore, because even children and grandfathers can find the most exciting programme. Sightseeing, event calendar, cultural programmes and sports.

Health and recreation

Do you primarly want to relax and recharge physically and mentally? You can find plenty of refreshing wellness and recreation facilities in Debrecen and its surroundings! Dental clinics, plastic surgeries, eye clinics, beauty salons, wellness and fitness salons in Debrecen.


Debrecen is famous for its great restaurants and hospitality. Try the traditional „Cívis” dishes and combine them with gipsy music! You may have a sit at Csokonai’s or Kossuth’s table in one of the downtown cafés and have a great cup of coffee. There are several Pálinka producers nearby.


Shopping in Debrecen for unbeatable prices! A wide range of world brands and unique handmade products awaits you for reasonable prices. Don’t miss it! Where to leave your car and where to get the greatest discounts in the city? You can learn it from us in time.

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People in Debrecen like going out at weekends and even weekdays very much. Several stag and hen parties are organized in the city due to the reasonable prices of the night clubs. Students and tourist can guarantee the superb party atmosphere with lots of fun and dancing.

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