city in Hungary
Flag of Pécs
C.O.A. of Pécs

Pécs is a city in Hungary. It is the fifth-largest city of the country by population. The city is located on the slopes of Mecsek mountains. Many People of Danube Swabians background life there and named local as Stifolder or Stiffoller, because there Ancestors came once from Fulda (district).[1]

Pécs Cathedral
Pécs TV Tower
Magasház ("tall house")


The town center can be recognized by two important buildings:

Pécs also have 1 more recognizable-building:


It's situated between M6 and M7 motorways, both of which originate from Budapest.

There are also minor roads providing access to Pécs. A westward road (Road 6) provides connection (via Road 68) to the western end of M7, furthermore to the Road 8. An eastward road (Road 55) connects the city with Szeged.


Twin-cities of Pécs:


  1. Pécs története Retrieved 6 August 2018