The zoo of the city of Nyíregyháza in North-eastern Hungary was ranked first by the foundation of Anthony Sheridan in the category of comprising zoos with between 250 000 and 500 000 visitors a year. The high ranking is due to the rare species of animals and the significant number of visitors, from Hungary and abroad.
Though in general, teens are often treated as grown-ups and expected to pay the same amount as adults, they do of course have different needs and interests. Here we suggest a few fun activities that are good for older children and teens, roughly covering the agegroup 10-17, with some suggestions for poor weather too.
It is not easy, perhaps impossible to finds single activities that the whole family can enjoy on holiday. To be realistic, we always trade off time at grown-up sights, with time at places the kids will love. Here is a list of the latter, aimed at the age-group 4-9 years. We have another list more suitable for older children, and for young toddlers, do read our article suggesting 7 playgrounds near to famous attractions. Please note that most of the state-owned attractions are closed on Mondays. Click on links to take you to our database infocard for each attraction, which normally includes a link to the public website for further info.