Barantha is a unique martial art of the Hungarians, who lived between the 9th and the 20th centuries. The "barantás" is a skillful fighter, who can handle various types of weapon as whip, sabre, bow, spear and sword, but they can also protect themselves by their bare hands. They know all the elements of Hungarian culture, as folkdance, handicraft, folk music and tales. In a wider sense, Barantha is the collective knowledge of the Hungarian folk.
For those who are interested in history, we prepare a special presentation of Barantha, where you can learn and try all the tricks of this amazing martial art.
Hungarian archery is one of the most famous martial arts in the world. The Hungarian horse archers defeated other tribes many times. A horse archer is a cavalryman, armed with a bow, able to shoot while riding from horseback. In large open areas, it was a highly successful technique for hunting, for protecting the herds, and for war. It was a defining characteristic of the ancient Hungarian tribes, which is enjoying a revival.
Archery is a unique sport, intriguing many of us. Now our guests have a chance to see the presentation of a lightly armed rider with his weapons - whip, spear, sword and archery and a well-trained horse. They can also learn its tricks and secrets from real professionals! We provide the equipment and the targets.