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The Lake Tisza is quite an adventurous place in Hungary. It is an artifical creation by the dame of the River Tisza. Looks very interesting: riverbed, backwaters, canals, lake found here, with several islands. Lake Tisza Hungary tourism and wildlife

Roebuck(Season is opened from April 15 to September 30. July 15 to August 5 is mating period in Hungary)

Its birds, butterflies and rich flora are of particular interest.

Slightly more than one half of Hungary’s landscape consists of flat to rolling plains of the Pannonian Basin: the most important plain regions include the Little Hungarian Plain in the west, and the Great Hungarian Plain in the southeast. The highest elevation above sea level on the latter is only 183 metres.

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The river Bodrog is also very interesting. It is joins the Tisza at Tokaj. The Bodrog is one of the most popular river for Canoeing. It is a fantastic program to canoeing at the beautiful river. Canoe can be rented at Tokaj.

Hungary’s varied habitats, much of which are still tended and farmed using wildlife friendly techniques, are home to a wonderful range of plant and animal life, all easily accessible within an excellent network of national parks.

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The order Erinaceomorpha contains a single family, Erinaceidae, which comprise the hedgehogs and gymnures. The hedgehogs are easily recognised by their spines while gymnures look more like large rats.

Wild boar(Male season lasts whole year, female from May 1 to January 31)

The Lake Csaj and the Lake Feher are very important places for Hungary’s wildlife.

There are approximately 400 species has been appeared in Hungary. Species like House sparrow, Tree sparrow, Magpie, Blackbird, Great tit, Greenfinch, Goldfinch, Great spotted woodpecker, Collared dove, Wood pigeon, Mallard, Green woodpecker, Buzzard, Western Marsh Harrier, Common Kestrel, Pheasant, Golden oriole are the most common birds in Hungary. Species like Bee-eater, Roller also appear here, but not so frequently.

in South part of the Country biggest forest in Central Europe

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Notes: the itinerary for this tour is operated in reverse due to logistical reasons

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next to Austria, Austria’s part of the Lake is double in size

I only found with Hungarian language. White tailed eagles, Hortobágy plain, otters, Gemenc forests

Red deer(Hunting season from September 1 to October 31 during mating, from October 31 to January 31 selective hunting)

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Rodents make up the largest order of mammals, with over 40 percent of mammalian species. They have two incisors in the upper and lower jaw which grow continually and must be keep short by gnawing. Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (100 lb).

Hungary has 10 national parks, 145 minor nature reserves and 35 landscape protection areas. The Aggtelek and Hortobágy National Parks are also UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The Hortobágy is Hungary’s largest protected area, and the largest natural grassland in Europe.

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Wildlife Of Hungary

The bats' most distinguishing feature is that their forelimbs are developed as wings, making them the only mammals in the world naturally capable of flight. Bat species account for about 20% of all mammals.

Hungary is a great place for birding. This short four-day break to the Bükk National Parkoffers some fanastic forest birdwatching. “Pre-breakfast walk at nearby lake with target bird species including Black and Grey Headed Woodpecker, red backed Shrike, and Barred Warbler. Full day in the Bukk National Park. Target species will include White Backed Woodpecker, Red Breasted and Collared Flycatcher, Honey Buzzard and Short Toed Eagle.” 

Day 4/7 Bükk National Park, and Little Hortobágy.

The Bakony forest is a fantastic place for wildlife. It is located at North from Lake Balaton. The central parts: Csesznek, Bakonybel, Zirc, Fenyofo area is the most interesting. Lots of animal can be found there. In our two days we saw foxes, deers, lots of birds there without any big effort. Hunters are also visit the area, so in nighttime it is not so recommended to wondering in the forest. A small railway goes in the Cuha spring valley, which is very picturesque.

Naturetrek offers a range of wildlife holidays and natural history tours to Hungary. Our choice of tours includes spring bird watching in the Aggtelek National Park, a holiday looking for a wide variety of butterflies in north-eastern Hungary, an exploration of the birds, butterflies, dragonflies and plants in the Bukk and Hortobagy National Parks, and an autumn bird watching holiday focusing on the migration of Common Cranes, together with wildfowl, raptors and Great Bustards.

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Hungary is a land of rich scenic contrasts, from the distant horizons of the great Hungarian steppe, to the woodlands of the Bukk and Buda Hills, foothills of the Carpathian Mountain range that sweeps across central and eastern Europe.

Some species were assessed using an earlier set of criteria. Species assessed using this system have the following instead of near threatened and least concern categories:

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Transdanubia is a primarily hilly region with a terrain varied by low mountains. These include the very eastern stretch of the Alps, Alpokalja, in the west of the country, the Transdanubian Medium Mountains, in the central region of Transdanubia, and the Mecsek Mountains and Villány Mountains in the south. The highest point of the area is the Írott-k? in the Alps, at 882 metres.

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The even-toed ungulates are ungulates whose weight is borne about equally by the third and fourth toes, rather than mostly or entirely by the third as in perissodactyls. There are about 220 artiodactyl species, including many that are of great economic importance to humans.

The Northern hills in Hungary are beautiful. The area starts at Budapest, and end in the Eastern part of Hungary at North. Places like Lillafured, Szivasvarad or Miskolctapolca are well worth the visit, as the whole road there. For wildlife the Northern and Eastern less populated parts are more interesting. Eagles, owls, and many other species can be found there, including very rare species as well.