Photogallery: SK, Slovensky Raj – Nature from the Other World
SK, Slovensky Raj – Nature from the Other World
heading (paragraph): Nature
No. of pictures: 37 pictures
In the northeast of the Slovak Ore Mountains there is the Slovensky Raj nature park. It was founded in 1988. Its purpose is to protect rare karst formations such as canyons or gorges. Yet there is also rare flora and fauna. Our photogallery is a trip to one of the most frequented places of this green world - you will walk through Prulom Hornadu, the area surrounding Cingov and also the famous Tomasovsky scenic view.
Text and photos: Oskár Mažgút
In the eastern Slovak in Spiš area is one of the most beautiful mountain ranges - Slovak Paradise, which since 1988 declared as a National Park. In the rugged area laced with ravines, streams and waterfalls are hidden gorge, which is really worth seeing.
To celebrate the 100th anniversary since the foundation of Czechoslovak Republic, a number of events took place last year and several interesting publications were published. One of them is a historical-geographic book, which, through old postcards showing picturesque places in Slovakia and the life of its inhabitants between 1918 and 1939.
"There in the hilltops, on their very top close to the blue skies yet far from fertile soil. There is the beginning of waters and end to the bread. People have not much of wealth yet much of honor as it usually is when one looks God's into his eyes."
Slovakia is full of immense natural wealth, attractive sites that are regularly visited by crowds of tourists from different parts of the world. The Slovak Paradise is undoubtedly one of these key tourist sites. Today we are going to the Piecky Gorge, where we take a beautiful hike in the wild nature.
We have good news for everyone keen on biking. The part two of the Most Beautiful Bicycle Trals which contains a selection of new 50 most beautiful circuit routes chosen to cover the entire territory of Slovakia is soon hitting the bookstores.
After quite a long time we set off to nature again. This time we take you to Kysel gorge in Slovensky Raj national park.
Gemer region is known for beautiful nature and places of history. We visit one of them. Today, we visit the town of Roznava situated in the basin of the same name. It is surrounded by the grandiose Volovske Hills and the unique Slovakian Karst.
Last week we set off to explore Slovensky Raj, the area between Smizany and Cingov villages. This part of the trail goes across meadows, forest paths and roads. However, there was greater challenge ahead. Prulom Hornadu is area known for is know climbing irons and safety chains.
Summer is getting closer. It is the best time for tourism. We take you to a paradise, a Slovakian one actually. We start our trek in Smizany village. There also starts a nature trail.
We have good news for all tourism lovers! These days, bookstores come with beautiful books about the most beautiful pedestrian routes, which will take you on routes of various difficulty, where you can discover Slovak natural gems or beautiful nooks.
Not only beautiful straights, mountain ridges with beautiful views or colorful flora and fauna can lure people into the nature. Many interesting places are hidden underground. There are many interesting places in nature in the National Park of Slovak Karst. We will visit it today.
We travel to eastern Slovakia after a while. There we will see some unique places. The first one is Herlany town, about 28 kilometers from Kosice. The town is in picturesque land at the foothills of the Slanske Hills and the Herlansky creek.
Spisska Bela town is located in the north of Poprad Basin, below the huge Belianske Tatras, at the crossroads to Kezmarok, Stara Lubovna, Zamagurie and the High Tatras. In today's journey across Slovakia we will explore the beauty of this amazing town.
Today we head to eastern Slovakia in the former village Strážky, which is currently part of the local Spišska Bela. Strážky lies on the main route between the Royal City Kežmarok and the previously mentioned city Spišska Bela. Known for its spectacular castle, an English park and a unique bell tower. And for these unusual sights pointed our steps.
Today's photogallery takes you on a trip to Kysel gorge, which has been recently reopened. You ca...
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Today we take you to the magnificent Kysel gorge located in the Slovensky Raj national park. Rece...