Dobogókő winter resort, Hungary

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Dobogókő is a holiday village just 25 km away from Budapest to North-West. The name comes from Visegrádi Mountain’s and Danube-bend’s highest point, Dobogó-kő, at 699 m. The settlement belongs to the village of Pilisszentkereszt, and has 133 inhabitants.

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Modern history of Dobogókő:

  • 1898 – the first official tourist shelter of the country was built here
  • 1906 – the shelter was replaced with a stone building. The old wooden building still functions as a tourist museum.
  • 1923 – the first ski slope of post-World War I Hungary was opened in Dobogókő
  • 1978 – a cable-car was built on the ski slopes, which is still in operation
  • 1980 – Zsindelyes Inn, designed by Imre Makovecz (a famous Hungarian organic building architect) was built
  • 2003-2006 – thanks to „Dobogókőért” Foundation, several developments started here (cleaning the stones from ski slopes, renovating ski-lift, purchasing ratrak and setting up webcamera)

Introducing of the winter in Dobogókő in some minutes:

If the plans of Foundation for Dobogókő  (ski center development, panoramic viewpoint, adventure forest and forest playground) are implemented, this decade can bring further great developments, too.

Tourinst attractions:

Dobogókő is a climatic health place, hiking and ski resort, with one of the most beautiful panoramas in Hungary.



Dobogókő Sícentrum a facebook-on

Zsindelyes Vendégház a facebook-on

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