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Sheep Breeding Country Tour of Slovakia

Sheep Breeding Country Tour of Slovakia, Slovakia Travel, Location Welcome in "LAZY-KOPANICE-SAMOTA" the places of history of Slovak nation.

Many people lived in small villages or lone cottages in the mountains (which are called LAZY-KOPANICE-SAMOTA) in the past. These places were usually very poor. People used to plant corn, potatoes, beans for themselves and for their cattle - sheep, cows, horses, pigs. Old people mostly died and their descendants moved to towns or big villages. All we can find now is peaceful place with feeling of history and hard work and life there. As our grandparents lived there we would like to show this place where old people were working. Socialistic life changed minding of the people but place is still the same.

In present time we use this place for sheep breeding farming in the summer. It's hard job because after 20 years of missing any agriculture, the area is very overgrown. We want to give the life back to the place where modern age doesn't make any sense.

We will visit the sheep farm. We will see sheep milking (you can try). Shepherd will do this handy as in the past. Handy sheep milking is the best method for sheep farming still used in Slovakia.

You will never forget tasting:
- White fresh sheep cheese
- Smoked sheep cheese
- Bryndza - only Slovak famous cheese
- Zincica - milk drink
- Rozovka - Slovak home made whiskey 52%
- Jablkovica, Hruskovica, Slivovica - home made alcohol 55%; ingredients fruits (apples, pears, plums)

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Prices and Conditions:

Code of the trip: SB01
Number of days: 3
Level of difficulty: A, F

Time period available: All year
We organise this trip usually for group of two persons and more. Tour for one person can be organised on request.

Group dates: Individual dates are available upon request.
Our tour guides speak English, German, French, Russian.

For direct booking please complete booking form.
For more information please use contact form.

Price/person (based on two persons sharing) min of 2 persons: € on request ($ , £ )
Group travel discounts are available.

This price includes:
- Accommodation in *** hotel with brekafast
- 1x lunch, 1x dinner, tasting of home made alcohol as Rozovka, Jablkovica, Hruskovica, Slivovica, home made cheese- Bryndza, Zincica
- Trip transport
- Information materials and maps

This price excludes:
- transport to Slovakia and back
- insurance