Tihany is a village on the northern shore of on the Tihany Peninsula. The whole peninsula is a historical district. The center of the district is the Benedictine , which was founded in 1055 AD by András I, who is buried in the crypt.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a Benedictine monastery established in Tihany in the Kingdom of Hungary in 1055. Photo: Civertan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Allexkoch, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a resort town in Veszprém county, in , with a population of 13,000, situated on the northern shore of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a famous holiday town in , known for its beaches at and for its music festivals during the summer. is situated 5 km southeast of Tihany. Photo: Civertan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a popular resort town in , , on the southern side of , approximately 120 km southwest from and about 23 km southwest from , the "capital of Balaton". is situated 7 km south of Tihany. Photo: Wiki-wuki, CC BY-SA 4.0.


46.9122° or 46° 54' 44" north
17.8918° or 17° 53' 30.3" east
175 metres (574 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Asturian: Tihany
  • Belarusian: Ціхань
  • Bulgarian: Тиханй
  • Catalan: Tihany
  • Cebuano: Tihany
  • Chinese: Tihany
  • Chinese: 蒂豪尼
  • Croatian: Tihany
  • Czech: Tihany
  • Dutch: Tihany
  • Esperanto: Tihany
  • Finnish: Tihany
  • French: Tihany
  • Galician: Tihany
  • German: Tihany
  • Hebrew: טיהאן
  • Hebrew: טיהיין
  • Hungarian: Tihany
  • Italian: Tihany
  • Korean: 티허니
  • Macedonian: Тихањ
  • Malay: Tihany
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tihany
  • Occitan (post 1500): Tihany
  • Persian: تیهانی
  • Polish: Tihany
  • Portuguese: Tihany
  • Romanian: Tihany, Veszprém
  • Romanian: Tihany
  • Russian: Тихань
  • Serbian: Тихањ
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tihany
  • Slovak: Tihany
  • Slovenian: Tihany
  • Spanish: Tihany
  • Swedish: Tihany
  • Turkish: Tihany
  • Ukrainian: Тихань
  • Vietnamese: Tihany

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