Photogallery: SK, Smolenice - Walk to the Waterfall
SK, Smolenice - Walk to the Waterfall
heading (paragraph): Nature
No. of pictures: 22 pictures
Hlbociansky Waterfall is a natural formation which you may observe only in the period of rainfalls or when snow melts. It is the only waterfall in the Little Carpathian Mountains and belongs to the Smolenicky Karst. It situated in the mouth of Hlbocianska Valley which measures 100 meters in depth. Please accept our invitation for a walk there via our photogallery.
Text: Oskár Mažgút
Photo: Jozef Dovičin
Above the old town of Svaty Jur there are forests of the Small Carpathian Mountains. Hidden inside them there is a medieval gem - the ruin of Castle Bily Kamen. In our today's article we visit this Slovakian castle and tell you its story.
In our today’s journey across Slovakia we visit a remarkable ruin located in the region of Trnava only 3 kilometers from Dechtice. People call it Katarinka yet its official name is church and monastery of Saint Catherine of Alexandria.
After a short break yet again we went for a walk the Small Carpathian Mountains. This time we visited Hlbocianska valley near he town of Smolenice.
The ruin of Ostry Kamen castle stood once as a guardian of the so called Bohemian Road. The ruin is near Bukova, Trnava country. Its history isn’t as deep and as rich as in case of other castles nevertheless it is a popular place for tourists to see. And we went there as well.
If you like tourism and beautiful trips come and join us for one easy walk to the Small Carpathian mountains. We start at Plavecky Mikulas village. There are several marked tourist trails going on into the landscape.
Slovakia is a country that is rich in castles, chateaus, and small castles. We could count hundreds of them here. We planned couple of trips for our free time. One of them took us back in time to the middle ages. We saw mysterious Cachticky castle.
Last week we made a tour from Dechtice to the church and monastery of St Catherine. This nice stroll inspired us to make another trip – this time to Dobra Voda town, couple of kilometers away. The town boasts with a beautiful ruin of a castle and Jan Holly.
If you live in the western Slovak or just going there for a few days to visit family or friends, we have another tip for you, where you can spend a pleasant spring day.
Fabulously beautiful Smolenice castle now serves as the congress centre of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, and so many people think it is closed to the public. It is not like that.
Today, we travel to the region of Zahori. There we visit the town of Holic which holds a unique Baroque/classicist chateau, megaliths, and last but not least a windmill, our main destination for today.
Bosacke Valley immersed itself into winter mood. Hajnice hill (341 m) is the main spot in the va...
Thanks to our photogallery today we move about 3 kilometers from the town of Dechtice to Katarin...
In Slovakia’s seismologically most active active area is Dobra Voda village where the famous Sl...
Near the town of Cachtice there stand the ruin of the famous Cachtice castle . Once important tod...
Small Carpathian Mountains is criss-crossed by many tourist and forest trails. They run there fr...
The hill of Devinska Kobyla is one of the highest peaks (514 m) of the Devinske Karpaty, southern...
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The Small Carpathians have many beautiful and magical nooks providing amazing views. To be concre...
Near Bukova town, Trnava district, there you can find the ruin of Ostry Kamen castle. This stron...
The Small Carpathian Mountains hide many interesting localities. One of them is Dobra Voda, a fam...
Today we visit the reservation of Katarínka se in the Small Carpathians 3 kilometers from Dechtic...
Above the town of Cachtice we find ourselves near the ruins of Castle Cachtice. Its purpose was ...
The only waterfall in the Small Carpathians is the so called Hlbociansky Watefall also called Pa...