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.
The 7th edition of the global dance and music event Outbreak Europe 2016 will take place
from 29 to 31 July 2016 in Banská Bystrica. Guests can enjoy
concerts, dance battles, workshops, graffiti, streetball, relaxation, partying,
adrenaline, fun, and a truly unique atmosphere. Come and experience the energy with us!
Let us invite you for the unique and unforgettable summer event in the heart of Liptov. The only jazz festival in the Liptov region will open its gates for the 12th time in history, from 29. to 31. July 2016. During 3 evenings full of quality jazz, great food, drinks and atmosphere, the festival will host performances of 6 bands and almost 40 musicians from Slovakia, Czech Republic and Poland.