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

  • 6/30/2016 - 7/3/2016

    The Východná folklore festival

    Genuine folklore, fun and joy of the participants and visitors. This characterises the oldest and largest presentation of the Slovak folklore – Folklore Festival “Východná”.

  • 7/1/2016 - 7/2/2016

    Nestville Open Day

    We would also like to invite you to the Open Day in Nestville Park this year, with a rich full-day program for all age categories.

  • 7/2/2016 - 7/3/2016

    Levoča Marian Pilgrimage

    The Marian Hill in Levoča belongs to the oldest and most famous pilgrimage sites in Slovakia. The annual pilgrimage is held on the first Sunday in July, since the days when the Minorites spreading the Marian devotion of the late 14th century dedicated the chapel on the top of the hill to the feast of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary.

  • 7/2/2016 - 7/5/2016

    Cyril-Methodian celebrations

    From 2 to 5 July 2016, Terchová will host the 27th annual Cyril-Methodian Days.