Highlights of the trip

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Skalka hill - geografic center of mountain ridge Kremnicke vrchy

1232 m EASL, really wonderfull view of south side of the Low Tatras. Nearby tourist resort Skalka offers wide variety of activities, winter sports and hiking in the summer.

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Kremnicke Bane - supposed to be geographical centre of Europe

There is a Roman Catholic church of St. John the Baptist from 1300 and a monastery.

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Spania Dolina - picturesque historic village in hilly forest locality

Spania Dolina village is historic mining village with a rich history located 11 km north of Banska Bystrica.

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Polana peak - situated in the center of volcanic rounded massiv

1457 m EASL, the highest point of Polana Protected Landscape Area. Surrounded by deep forests full of rich fauna and wide meadows with typical Walachian-type farming settlements.

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Sebechleby - Monument Reserve of Folk Architecture Stara Hora

Old wine growing village with preserved wine cellars dug into the tuff.

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Krizna peak - third highest summit in Velka Fatra mountains

1574 m EASL, offers beautifull panoramic view.

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Sitno (1 009 m EASL) is the highest peak of Stiavnicke mountains

The peak offers a wide panoramic view from its top. There is a ruin of an old Sitno castle from the 13th century.

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Demanovska Ice Cave - Demanovska Valley in the Low Tatras

One of oldest known caves in Europe. Total length of the cave is 1975 m. Currently, the route for visitors is 850 m long and takes about 45 minutes.

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Demanovska Cave of Liberty - Demanovska valley in the Low Tatras

The total length of the cave is 8126 metres and 1.8 metres are open to the public. Bones of cave bear were found in a passage now named Bear's Passage.