Szálkahalom Nature trail

Szálkahalom nature trail shows the typical surface forms and important plant communities of the Hortobágy steppes. The starting point is the kurgan (burial mound) so called Szálkahalom which was erected by nomadic people. 

Walking along the trail visitors can find all the plant communities typical for the alkaline grasslands of the Hortobágy. 

The nature trail can be visited on foot.


by car along the mainroad 33 at the milestone 79 

GPS: 47.575236, 21.243314


The nature trails can be visited with national park entrance card.

National park entrance card

Daily ticket

Weekly ticket

Annual ticket


1500 HUF

4500 HUF

  20 000 HUF


800 HUF

2400 HUF

Family (2 adults and 2 children)

3000 HUF

9400 HUF

Entrance card can be purchased: 

  • Halászbárka Visitor Centre
  • Tourinform Hortobágy office in the building of Hortobágyi Csárda

Online ticket:

More information:

Phone: +36 (52) 589-000


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