Places to go

  • National Park of High Tatras

    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.

  • National Park of Nízke Tatry

    Národný park Nízke Tatry (NAPANT) is the largest Slovak National Park. It lies in Central Slovakia and its greatest attractions include numerous karstic phenomena and caves.

  • National Park of Slovenský raj

    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.

  • National Park of Pieniny

    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 with Poland; 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.


Travel essentials

  • 2/11/2016 - 2/14/2016

    IBU Cup Biathlon

    The national biathlon centre Osrblie will also welcome biathletes from around 26 countrys the world this year – 11. – 14. february. Come to cheer and to experience an original sports weekend.

  • 2/12/2016 - 2/13/2016

    Valentine’s weekend at a castle

    Event intended for all who are in love wishing to remind their love on St. Valentine’s Day. 

  • 2/13/2016

    Pezinok wine cellars 2016

    Eighth year of tasting the best wine from Pezinok and surroundings in historical cellars and enjoying Pezinok’s hospitality will take place on 13th February 2016 from 12:00 till 21:00.

  • 2/18/2016 - 2/21/2016

    Sled Dog Race – Králiky

    The city of Banská Bystrica, the village of Králiky, the Slovak Club of Nordic and Japanese Dog Breeds and the Management Team of the Sports and Physical Education Facilities of Banská Bystrica invite you to the FISTC European Championship 2016 – a sled dog race that will take place from 18 to 21 February 2016 at the Králiky ski stadium.