Things to do and tourist attractions in Zilinsky region

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Chopok Hill - 2024 m asl
Hiking

The Low Tatras attract tourists from all over Slovakia as well as the surrounding area. They offer not only beautiful nature, great tourism, but also many attractions and...

Demänovská Dolina
Rafts on Orava River
Museums and history

Rafting - today's romance, once it meant hard calluses of our old fathers. For centuries, rafts have been mainly used to carry constructional timber and various other goo...

Horná Lehota
Kubínska hoľa - 1346 m asl
Hiking

Kubínska hoľa (grassy uplands) together with the neighboring peak of Minčol reigns Oravská Magura. It is the second highest mountain of this mountain range, rising direct...

Dolný Kubín
Museum of Orava Village
Museums and history

The Orava Village Museum is probably the most famous Slovak open-air museum. It lies in the bosom of a beautiful Orava nature surrounded by the peaks of Roháče. You can f...

Zuberec
Greater Rozsutec - 1610 m.a.s.l.
Hiking

Greater Rozsutec (1 610 m above sea level) is located in the northeastern part of the main ridge of Krivánská Little Fatra. With its form and height, it dominates the who...

Terchová
Súľov Rocks
Hiking

The untamed Súľov Rocks rise dramatically to the heights - this is the area with distinctive rock formations in Súľov Mountains. They are located approximately 10 km from...

Súľov - Hradná
Lietava Castle
Castle ruins

Lietava Castle ruins are located 10 km from the regional town of Žilina on the steep ridge between Lietava and Lietavská Svinná.

The castle of Lietava was probably built...

Lietava
Vlkolínec
Museums and history

Vlkolínec is one of the jewels of Slovak folk architecture. Its origins date back to the 14th century. Today, this picturesque submontane settlement is an administrative ...

Ružomberok
Upper holes - Janošík's Holes
Hiking

Choosing to go to Little Fatra and not to overcome the Upper Janošík's Holes would be a big mistake that you would later regret.

The starting point for discovering the c...

Terchová
Museum of Liptov Village
Museums and history

If you want to go back to the ancient times of our ancestors and get to know their way of life as well as folk architecture, the right place is the Museum of the Liptov v...

Pribylina
Lower Holes - Janošík's Holes
Hiking

Jánošík's Holes are a system of gorges and canyons in Krivánska Malá Fatra. They are located in the Rozsutec National Nature Reserve and consist of three coherent parts: ...

Terchová
Polana - 1889 m asl
Hiking

The Poľana Hill is situated in the Low Tatras and is flat and overgrown with grassy and forested vegetation. Poľana has become a sought-after location of active tourism a...

Demänovská Dolina
Veľký Kriváň Mountain - 1708 m n.m.
Hiking

Veľký Kriváň (1,708 m above sea level) is the highest peak of Little Fatra. It is located on the main ridge of the Kriváň part of Little Fatra. It has a wonderful view of...

Terchová
Lookout Tower Dubeň
Lookouts

On the Dubeň Hill (613 m above sea level), there is an impressive observation tower above the city of Žilina. The lookout tower is imposing with its height of 27.4 meter...

Žilina
Čertová brána (Devil's Gate)
Hiking

One of the most famous and most visited valleys of the Greater Fatra is Gaderská Valley. At its end, you will find an interesting rocky portal - the Čertová brána (Devil'...

Blatnica
Lookout tower Zarúbaná Kýčera
Lookouts

THE LOOKOUT TOWER ITSELF IS CURRENTLY INACCESSIBLE DUE TO A STATE OF EMERGENCY.

The unusual name, Zarúbaná Kýčera, is borne by a deforested hill outside the main ridge o...

Veľké Rovné
Žibrid - 867 m asl
Hiking

Žibrid is the second highest peak of the Súľovské Mountains, but the highest peak in the wide surroundings of the village of Súľov is Hradná. Hiking on this hill offers v...

Súľov - Hradná
Janošík's Torture Chamber and Museum of History
Museums and history

The most striking and beautiful historical building of the main square in Liptovský Mikuláš is undoubtedly the building of the First County House. Today, it houses the Ja...

Liptovský Mikuláš
Lookout Tower on Marťák Hill
Lookouts

One of the most beautiful of the Kysuce observation towers is certainly the one that rises on the top of Marťák Hill in Javorníky. And there's no wonder about it. Its bui...

Zákopčie
Rental of mountain electric bikes
Hiking

We invite you to use the mountain bike rental service with maximum range of up to 130 km and enjoy the beauty of Turiec nature from their saddle. If you are in good shape...

Blatnica
New Holes - Jánošík's Holes
Hiking

If you visit Terchová, do not miss Jánošík's holes, which will definitely impress you. Jánošík's holes consist of several gulleys, and the last ones made available are Ne...

Terchová
Museum of Jewish Culture
Museums and history

The Museum of Jewish Culture in Žilina is located in the building of a former Orthodox Synagogue. The relatively simple building conceals the original furnishings (mobili...

Žilina
Symbolic cemetery to victims of the Low Tatras
Hiking

The mountains are beautiful, but they can also be treacherous and dangerous. In the Demänovská Valley, in the locality of Stodôlky, a symbolic cemetery was created for vi...

Demänovská Dolina
Ethnographic Museum in Liptovský Hrádok
Museums and history

In 1955, District Museum of National History of the Upper Liptov people was founded in Liptovský Hrádok, which was a kind of predecessor of the current Ethnographic Museu...

Liptovský Hrádok
Bystrá - 2248 m asl
Hiking

Bystrá Hill is due to its beauty, diversity, but also the altitude considered the Queen of West Tatras. This spectacular two-thousander rises above the Račková, Bystrá an...

Liptovská Kokava
Waterfall in Došná
Waterfalls

The region of Turiec is known for its many natural rarities and attractions. These include the beautiful Došná Waterfall, located in the Greater Fatra National Park, near...

Belá - Dulice
Ferrata HZS - Martinske hole
Hiking

Martinské hole - it is not only about good skiing, but also adventure tourism. The tour of Martinské hole is considered to be one of the oldest in Slovakia.

Recently, ho...

Martin
Liptov Museum in Ružomberok
Museums and history

If you desire to know the complex history of Liptov, learn more about living and inanimate nature, as well as important archaeological finds and localities, visit the Lip...

Ružomberok
Klokočov Rocks
Hiking

The picturesque village of Klokočov in Turzovská Upland is enchanted by the interesting natural phenomenon called Klokočov Rocks.

On an area of about 6 hectares, there a...

Klokočov
Šíp - 1170 m asl
Hiking

The ascent to the peak of Šíp is a compulsory ride of every fan of tourism in Greater Fatra. Beautiful Liptov nature and amazing panoramic views await you here. The peak ...

Stankovany