The oldest of our protected areas, the National Park of Tatras
(TANAP) in the north of Slovakia, was founded in 1949. It covers the
high-mountain area of the Tatras and it is the unique protected area of
flora and fauna among the tallest European high mountains situated north of the Alps.
The National Park of Slovenský raj situated in the eastern part of Slovakia contains one of the biggest ice caves in Europe and an attractive landscape of karstic plateaux, gorges, waterfalls and caves. The monuments that testify the oldest history of the region and the country are also here.
The National Park of Pieniny (PIENAP) is the smallest of
the Slovak National Parks, but as far as its beauty concerns, it is in
no way less beautiful. It is the second oldest Park in Slovakia. It
stretches on the border withPoland; the river Dunajec passes through it. It is possible to hire a raft and admire the wonderful scenery of the Park navigating down the river.
Sliač Air Base invites you to come and admire the art of flying and the beauty of air technology on display at the Slovak International Air Fest 2016 (SIAF) on August 27 and 28, 2016. You can look forward to viewing over 20 participants from around the world.
The historical streets of the free imperial town of Bardejov will again come to life at the end of August through the unusual medley of salesmen, artisans, and visitors participating in the 665th historical and the 45th modern Bardejov Fair.