Hungary: Second part of the Iron Curtain Trail and a visitor center in Velem inaugurated

19.05.2010: Concrete progress on the ground in Hungary

Good news from Hungary: The second part of the Iron Curtain Trail and a visitor center in Velem have been inaugurated.

The first part of the track between Fertőrákos and Felsőszölnök was officially opened in 2006. Now, the part running from Fertőrákos to Rajka as well as an additional Southern route from Felsőszölnök to Gyékényes have been put in service. Touristic attractions are equally indicated.

As regards the new visitor center in Velem, it pays special attention to the young generation, thanks to the use of new media. You can reach the visitor center in Velem by bike from Kőszeg or from Bozsok. The information is available in 3 languages (HUN,ENG,GER).

Visit the website of the visitor center to find out more. Moreover, there are two other museums on the Iron Curtain Trail in the region (in Hegykőand and Felsőcsatár).