Spend your free time in Győr! (free of charge)

The city of Győr offers many leisure programs for young people, their coaches, managers, and parents. The organizing committee of the World Festival awaits the participants with a series of free optional programs for the entire duration of the event.

Aqua Sportpark Swimming pool

Győr, Olimpia Street 1.

The indoor swimming pool of Győr opened its doors in December 2014 to the public, as well as to the representatives of the competition swimmers and other water sports (water polo players, synchronized swimmers). The three-storey facility is located in the immediate vicinity of the Olympic Sports Park. It has also been a venue for prestigious international sporting events since its inception. The Hungary-France women’s water polo match was held here a few years ago, and in 2017 it also hosted the events of the European Youth Olympic Festival. The swimming pool also provides quality service to the population and swimming lessons for the rising generations. The special feature of the Aqua Aportpark is the 26–27 ° C competition pool. The pool, divided into 10 tracks, is 50 meters long, 25 meters wide and 2.2 meters deep. The modern water disinfection technology of the swimming pool is unique. For young children, there is a 16×10 meter, 90-centimeter, 32 ° C hot water swimming pool, which can also be used by those wishing to relax. The wellness area includes two Finnish saunas, an infrared sauna, a plunge pool, and a relaxation area.

Xantus János Zoo

Győr, Kiskút grove

Under shady trees, in a well-kept, pleasant, and beautiful environment, visitors can view the everyday life of the Zoo, which offers a rich program for children and adults alike. There are petting zoos and a multitude of animals to view: tigers, lions, jaguars, bears, dwarf hippos, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, playful chimpanzees, camels, ostriches, birds, and reptiles alike.

Sightseeing by small train

Győr, Bécsi kapu square

The city of Győr has so many historical and architectural treasures that it is a serious challenge for tourists to visit them all, even with a map in their hands. Fortunately, instead of strenuous walking, you can also count on the small train. The light train leaves every hour from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The departure station is located at Bécsi kapu square, in the heart of the historic city centre. The light rail route touches the busiest pedestrian streets, the most significant monuments, and also runs along the quay. It presents the sights of Győr in such a fun way that it will remain an unforgettable experience for visitors. During the 45-minute sightseeing tour, you can experience the special atmosphere of the city in complete comfort. The cruise is accompanied by music and a guided tour.


Győr, Töltésszer 18.

Győr is a beautiful and exciting city. It is full of hidden beauties and curiosities, many of which show a completely different face when it comes to the rivers that cross the settlement – the Rába and the Mosoni Danube. Visitors will have an unparalleled experience rocking on the water. Departure from the port of the Amstel Hattyú Hotel.

The trip on a pleasure boat will be available on 22-23-24 June with departures at 10, 11, 14, 15 and 16 hour pm. The tours last 45-50 minutes.

Participation is free of charge with accreditation card.

Pannon Royal Equestrian Club

Győr, Völgysziget (Valley Island)

At our riding school on the outskirts of the city, 2 km from the Olympic Sports Park, we are dedicated to teaching riders from the basics to the highest sports category. We are proud to have achieved most of our results with our own bred and trained horses. Our horse breeding has everything from foals to highly trained sport horses. We welcome those interested in horses from 10 am to 5 pm to see the special world of a riding school and experience the magical feeling of riding.

Visitor center

Győr, Baross Gábor utca (street) 21.

The Visitor Center awaits those interested in the heart of Győr’s pedestrian street with a wide range of services and an interactive exhibition space. The staff of Tourinform Győr, located on the first floor, welcomes tourists with publications and up-to-date information. Souvenirs from the city and surrounding area can also be purchased at the gift shop on the ground floor. At the Visitor Center, we invite those who choose a non-traditional way to get to know the city on an adventurous tour. We recommend the city exploration game to teams, participants of team building trainings, tourists visiting Győr, in Hungarian, English and German.