©

Rackeve trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Rackeve

3.8
Landmarks · Fun & Games · Sacred & Religious Sites
Ráckeve is a town on Csepel Island in the county of , Hungary. Its residents are Magyars, with minority of Serbs.The Serbian Kovin Monastery, the oldest in Hungary and one of two in the Diocese of Buda of the Serbian Orthodox Church, was built in 1487 in the centre of Ráckeve. Also in central Ráckeve is the Savoy Castle of Prince Eugene of Savoy, built in the baroque style in 1702–50.HistoryAfter the Árpád dynasty was established, the region of today's Ráckeve belonged to the Hungarian king.In the Middle Ages, there was a settlement here called Ábrahámtelke, and also a monastery built in the 12th century, mentioned in official document in 1212 the first time.In the 15th century many Serb refugees came from the South, fleeing the invasions of the Ottoman Turks. In this time, the settlement was called Kiskeue, that is to say "Kiskeve" in modern Hungarian. Kiskeve means "Little Keve" in English, and the Serbs in the town called it Mali Kovin = "Lesser Kovin", or Gornji Kovin ("Upper Kovin") in contrast with the name of other Kovin (Donji Kovin / "Lower Kovin") in the South, where the Serbs had fled from.In the 16th century, Ráckeve was a respectable mercantile town. The Calvinist variant of Reformation was spread in the town by Szegedi Kis István.
With the Inspirock international travel planner, Rackeve and other destinations across the globe can be made central to your personalized travel plans.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Rackeve

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Rackeve

©
Landmark
Water Mill in Rackevei / Rackevei Hajomalom
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
Religious Site
Serbian Orthodox Church
4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Rackeve

Winery / Vineyard
Hernyak Estate Etyek
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
©
Monument
Turul Monument Tatabanya
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Water Body
Lake Velence Velence
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
Wildlife Area
Fenyes Education Trail of Tata Tata
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min