Photogallery: SR: Vychylovka - Forest Logging Back Swath Railway
SR: Vychylovka - Forest Logging Back Swath Railway
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Vychylovka, part of the village New Bystrica, is located in the eastern part of the region Kysuce. Known is mainly due to Muzeum of Kysuca village, which part is important technical monument - Historical forest Back Swath Railway. Come with us to ride it!
Text and photo: O. Maňáková
Summer makes an ideal season for family trips. Today, we take you to northwest Slovakia, the home of quiant region of Kysuc. Magnificent mountains, life-giving rivers, and beautiful towns, hamlets, and settlements constitute this great region.
One of the Slovakia’s most beautiful villages is Cicmany. There widely popular for their wooden houses with typical white ornaments that look like embroidery. There is much more Cicmany can offer to local visitors as well as those coming from afar.
Not far away from Liptovský Hrádok is situated the newest and the most visited nature museum in Slovakia – Liptov Village Museum in Pribylina. We have already written something about this museum, however, we will look more in detail on its static exposition of a former Povážská Forest Railroad (Považská lesná železnica).
Join us to the northwest of Slovakia, more precisely to the distinctive region of upper Kysuce. We will visit the border village of Svrčinovec and one unique place in the world - a natural monument of Megonka with the appearance of spherical sandstone formations.
This time we will take you to Kysuce, more precisely to the village of Oščadnica, which is one of the largest Slovak villages in terms of population and area. Our goal will be the Cottage on Velká Rača (Schronisko PTTK Wielka Rácz), located about 80 meters below the summit.
Today we´ll visit a distinctive and between Slovak and foreign tourists but also extremely coveted Kysuce region. Today, however, is won´t be just a tourist outing full of beautiful views, but also lots of great fun in the heart of beautiful countryside.
Kysuce Region pleasantly surprised us many times. On one hand its beautiful nature or preserved folk architecture, unique monuments, on the other beautiful hikes, which can uncovered an interesting views cross the borders of Slovak Republic.
Today, our steps will lead to the north of Slovakia. We will visit spectacular Orava region, where we visit the unique technical monument – Orava Forest Railroad.
Beautiful Slovakia thanks to geography and historical development of complex features not only its wealth of natural resources, but also many cultural and historical monuments. Above all they have magnetizing ability to attract not only visitors from far afield, but also from abroad.
Today we are going to explore central Slovakia, again. This time we´ll direct the beautiful north Slovakia Kysuce region, which hides a many beautiful towns and villages, historical or religious monuments, but also the beautiful countryside. There are several attractions that can´t be seen just anywhere. One of them is a unique natural formation morphological Klokočov rocks.
On the way from Klokočov, where we are in addition to easy walks to interesting stone balls spent a pleasant half-day-out in a beautiful environment Sudopark, we stopped at one more unique place. Remarkable natural site, which it is hard to find, we found right in the close village Korňa.
Kysuca Region belongs, no doubt, to most beautiful and most attractive territories of Slovakia, from tourist point of view. Except marvellous mountaneous nature, interwoven with tourist and cycling routes, or rich history, which will touch you really in every village. Apart of this, the biggest group of wooden statues which will allure the tourists there-it is Slovak Timepiece in Stará Bystrica.
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