Leisure-time activities - Varázslatos Bambara Hotel**** Felsőtárkány

Leisure-time activities

The unique and scenic location of Bambara Hotel and its proximity to Eger offer many programs to our guests. The most popular leisure-time program is a journey on the narrow-gauge railway, which departs at the bottom of our four-acre forest, 600 meters from the hotel’s main entrance, and takes the guests to the known tourist destinations of the Bükk plateau; another popular tourist program is the 700-metre walk to the two ponds fed by a forest spring.

Segway

Exciting, active relaxation

Flexible tour routes around the Felsőtárkány Lake and in the surrounding forest areas as agreed with the tour guide.

This service is available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays (except on bank holidays) to maximum 10 persons.

Prices:

    One-hour guided tour: HUF 8,900 / personHalf an hour off-road tour: HUF 12,900 / person

The prices refer to the Segway, so there is no discount for children.

Children over 25 kg may participate. Maximum body weight: 120 kg.

Our guests should arrive at the reception 10 minutes before the start of the tour, where the instructor waits for them.

The use of helmets is mandatory; layered clothing, thin cap in the winter and comfortable gloves are recommended.

NARROW-GAUGE RAILWAY IN FELSŐTÁRKÁNY

The narrow-gauge railway which departs at the bottom of our four-acre forest, 600 meters from the hotel’s main entrance, runs through the romantic and mysterious forests of the Bükk Mountains, in the picturesque Vöröskő (“Red Stone”) valley. Starting from the terminus of the railway, the Stimecz house, a forest nature trail waits for the visitors, who will have insight into the flora and fauna of the forests in the southern Bükk Mountains. The trains carry the tourists on weekends and public holidays; special train service can be ordered for any other day.

RENT A BIKE

We offer hiking trails with different lengths and difficulty, which lead the hikers to the outstanding natural values of the neighbouring areas. On request, map and accompanying person will be provided for the tours. Our Rent a Bike service offers men, women and children mountain bikes in different sizes.

LAKE OF FELSŐTÁRKÁNY

The Szikla-spring comes to the surface at the northern end of Felsőtárkány, at the foot of the limestone cliff which frames the entrance to the gorge. Beyond the hotel’s park, a 700-metre walk takes us to a small pond fed by a spring, which is surrounded by a magnificent leisure park. The surroundings of the lake with crystal clear water are beautifully landscaped, there is a well-designed trail along the lake; it is a popular tourist spot.

HORSE RIDING

Horse riding on the Karap farm in Felsőtárkány and in the Bükk Mountains. Forest horse riding in the wonderful Bükk National Park, riding lessons in Hungarian, English and German languages. On the farm, in addition to horse riding, one can travel on a horse-drawn carriage or enjoy horse sledding. Special horse riding lessons for children over 4 years of age.