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.

  • 2/13/2016

    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.

  • 2/19/2016 - 2/20/2016

    Pork specialities of the Bratislava Region

    The aroma of juicy pork specialities will fill the Fresh Market in Bratislava on February 19 and 20, 2016.

  • 2/27/2016

    International Sausage Festival 2016

    Picturesque village Sládkovičovo has a long tradition of home pig sticking. A part of the event is also the Sausage Festival, gaining more and more popularity.