Pécs (about 3 hours from Budapest) is the fth largest city of Hungary, located on the slopes of the Mecsek mountains in the south-west of the country. It is also the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pécs. The early Christian necropolis became an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Pécs was formed into one of the cultural and arts center of the country by bishop Janus Pannonius, the great humanist poet. Pécs has a rich heritage from the age of a 150-year-long Ottoman occupation, like the mosque of Pasha Qasim the Victorious on Széchenyi square. Pécs was always a multicultural city where many cultural layers are encrusted, melting di erent values of the history of two thousand years. In Pécs you can also visit the famous Victor Vasarely Museum and Zsolnay Porcelain Museum.