Race Spot: Lake Balaton, Hungary
The largest freshwater lake of Central Europe, Lake Balaton is a tourist destination, the most visited area in Hungary besides Budapest. It has a wide range of services, excellent value for money, beautiful national parks and protected areas around Lake Balaton.
Lake Balaton is a rapidly warming, shallow freshwater lake with an average depth of 3-4 m, it has sandy bottom and has small waves. Lake Balaton has shady, grassy beach with groves and well-developed infrastructure. Average temperature in August: 27°C.