Highlights of the trip

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Janosikove diery - system of canyons and gorges in Krivanska Mala Fatra

They consist of three integrated parts: Lower holes, New holes and the Upper holes. The beauties of the valley were formed by the stream. The holes include more than twenty waterfalls.

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Strecno castle - on the left bank of river Vah, close to Zilina town

Strečno Castle on top of the massive limestone rock was in the past the safest fort in the Vah region. The castle existed in the first half of the 14th century. The castle was to safeguard the toll collection at a ford through the Váh river in the region. The castle was extended and altered several times, whereas it had the largest area in the 17th century when it reached the status of the castle with best fortifications in the Central Vah region. At the present there is a museum in the castle with an interesting exposition and spectacular views from the tower.

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Sutovska valley - natural reserve with famous 38 m high waterfall

The romantic valley is lined with mountain stream.The object of protection is a biologically important area of Mala Fatra with preserved typical Carpathian mountain forests and alpine mountain nature.