There are several outdoor facilities for families in Balatongyörök and its surroundings.
It is worth to try pleasure boating in lake Balaton. Boats departs from the dock of Balatongyörök. What is more, through the summer, there are party boats, as well.
Amazing view above lake Balaton, which is a perfect photo-point! The hot-air balloon takes off in Hévíz.
The museum has an outdoor zoo, as well, where the visitors can meet with Hungarian and African animals. Visitors can also get acquainted with hunting and fighting equipments and admire African trophies, as well.
The park porvides all-day western show for enquirers near Balatonederics: horse riding, arching, Winnetou-rope, stroking of animals and playground.
Sümeg is located 25 km far from Balatongyörök. It has a famous castle, from which the view is beautiful. Usually there are several articifer exhibitions in the castle of Sümeg.
Szigliget is located 10 km far from Balatongyörök. It is also a perfect choice for families. A castle is located in Sümeg which is worth to visit!