Hungary has ten national parks which cover approximately 10 percent of the country's territory. The parks are managed by the National Parks of Hungary government agency (Hungarian: Nemzeti park igazgatóság).
Hungary is a country in Central Europe. Spanning 93,030 square kilometres (35,920 sq mi) in the Carpathian Basin, it borders Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Austria to the northwest, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia to the southwest, and Slovenia to the west. With about 10 million inhabitants, Hungary is a medium-sized member state of the European Union. The official language is Hungarian, which is the most widely spoken Uralic language in the world, and among the few non-Indo-European languages to be widely spoken in Europe. Hungary's capital and largest city is Budapest; other major urban areas include Debrecen, Szeged, Miskolc, Pécs and Győr.
Hungarian is a Finno-Ugric language spoken in Hungary and parts of several neighbouring countries. It is the official language of Hungary and one of the 24 official languages of the European Union. Outside Hungary it is also spoken by communities of Hungarians in the countries that today make up Slovakia, western Ukraine (Subcarpathia), central and western Romania (Transylvania), northern Serbia (Vojvodina), northern Croatia and northern Slovenia. It is also spoken by Hungarian diaspora communities worldwide, especially in North America and Israel. Like Finnish and Estonian, Hungarian belongs to the Uralic language family. With 13 million speakers, it is the family's largest member by number of speakers.
|Hortobágy National Park||1973 (January 1)||809.572 km2 (312.577 sq mi)||Debrecen||Common crane|
|Kiskunság National Park||1975 (January 1)||506.410 km2 (195.526 sq mi)||Kecskemét||Sand dune landscape|
|Bükk National Park||1977 (January 1)||422.834 km2 (163.257 sq mi)||Eger (Felnémet)||Carlina acaulis|
|Aggtelek National Park||1985 (January 1)||201.837 km2 (77.930 sq mi)||Jósvafő||Fire salamander|
|Fertő-Hanság National Park||1991 (January 1)||238.913 km2 (92.245 sq mi)||Sarród||Great egret|
|Danube-Drava National Park||1996 (January 1)||497.516 km2 (192.092 sq mi)||Pécs|| Flora,|
Danube and Drava
|Körös-Maros National Park||1997 (January 16)||512.465 km2 (197.864 sq mi)||Szarvas||Great bustard|
|Balaton Uplands National Park||1997||570.190 km2 (220.152 sq mi)||Csopak|| Butte, Primula farinosa |
|Danube-Ipoly National Park||1997||606.760 km2 (234.271 sq mi)|| Budapest and|
|Őrség National Park||2002||440.483 km2 (170.071 sq mi)||Őriszentpéter|| Western capercaillie and|
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Sighișoara is a city on the Târnava Mare River in Mureș County, Romania. Located in the historic region of Transylvania, Sighișoara has a population of 28,102 according to the 2011 census. It is a popular tourist destination for its well-preserved walled old town, which is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
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Hortobágy is an 800 km2 national park in eastern Hungary, rich with folklore and cultural history. The park, a part of the Alföld, was designated as a national park in 1973, and elected among the World Heritage sites in 1999. The Hortobágy is Hungary's largest protected area, and the largest semi-natural grassland in Europe.
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Central Hungary is one of the seven statistical regions in Hungary. It includes Budapest and Pest County.
Great Plain and North is a statistical region of Hungary. It comprises the NUTS 2 regions of Northern Hungary, Northern Great Plain, and Southern Great Plain.
Aggtelek National Park is a national park in Northern Hungary, in the Aggtelek Karst region. The most significant values of the national park are the special surface formations and caves in this limestone landscape.
Nagyiván is a village in Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok county, in the Northern Great Plain region of central Hungary.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Hungary:
Aggtelek is a village in the county of Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary. It is known for the vast stalactite caverns of the nearby Baradla-Domica cave system, part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Aggtelek and Slovak Karst.
The following lists of tourist attractions include tourist attractions in various countries.
Aggtelek Karst is a karst area in northern Hungary.
Sarród is a village in Győr-Moson-Sopron County, Hungary. It lies adjacent to the Fertő-Hanság National Park, a World Heritage site.
Protected areas of Hungary includes 10 national parks, 35 landscape protection areas and 145 minor nature reserves. The national policy for governing and management of the protected areas is implemented by the Minister of Agriculture. The first national park in Hungary at the Great Hungarian Plain is Hortobágy National Park, established in 1973.