EASTERN EUROPE

Hungary Map

A map of Hungary with major cities, rivers, and highways. It also features a satellite and elevation map. Each map shows Hungary’s unique terrain from the flat Great Hungarian Plains in the southeast to the Matra Hills in the north.

REFERENCE

Hungary Political Map

Hungary is a landlocked country located in central Europe. It borders seven other European countries including Ukraine to the northeast, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia and Slovenia to the southwest, Austria to the west, and Slovakia to the north. Budapest is the capital and most populous city in Hungary with the Danube River cutting through it from north to east.

IMAGERY

Hungary Satellite Map

One of Hungary’s most notable water bodies is the 77 km-long freshwater Lake Balaton. This enormous freshwater lake is the largest in Central Europe with an area of 231 square miles.  The longest rivers in Hungary include the Danube, Tisa, Mureș, Drava, and Mur.  Approximately 22.5% of Hungary is covered in forests with approximately 1.7 million hectares of forest,

HILLSHADE

Hungary Elevation Map

The terrain in Hungary is mostly flat in the southeast with the Great Hungarian Plains dominating the landscape. Next, it transitions into rolling plains and the Matra Hills to the north. Hungary’s highest point is the mountain peak known as Kekes at 1,014 meters in height in the Mátra range. Hungary occupies an area of 93,030 square kilometers (35,920 sq mi), which is almost identical in size to Portugal.