Szarvas is situated next to the main Road 44 from Kecskemét to Békéscsaba, just a few kilometers from the border of Békés county.
In the same time Szarvas is the geometrical centre of the historical Hungary, which is the geographical centre of the Carpathian Basin. It could be a popular destination of trips made either by bike or on foot.
The settlement has around 17 000 inhabitants, it disposes of everything that attracts tourists starting from beautiful natural environment, culture, entertainment, history, emposing buildings to delicious food.
Szarvas is best known for its Arboretum, offering unforgettable experience for nature lovers. Visitors seeking entertainment can watch a performance at the water stage on the banks of the river Holt-Körös, while visitors interested in local history can pay a visit to Bolza-Castle or Slovak Folklore House, the mill or Tessedik Museum. Sport fans can spend pleasant time in Erzsébet-liget os Szarvas Thermal Bath. The last programe of the trip could be a meal with fish soup.
Szarvas can be a nice programe of a holiday spent at Orosháza as it is situated only 40 km from Orosháza and it is easily accessable even by public transport.