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Brestovská Cave - attractions in the surroundings

Oravice

Distance from the cave: 7,7 km | Type: Thermal pool

Oravská dam

Distance from the cave: 17,2 km | Type: Places of interest

Aquapark Tatralandia

Distance from the cave: 18,3 km | Type: Thermal pool

Liptovský Mikuláš town

Distance from the cave: 19,7 km | Type: City

Museum of Janko Kráľ, Gallery of Peter Michal Bohúň, walking zone. Wooden articled church in Svätý Kríž, open air museum of folk culture in Pribylina.

Slovak Museum of Nature Protection and Caving in Liptovský Mikuláš.

Pribylina

Distance from the cave: 20,2 km | Type: City

Pribylina village lies at elevation of 745m under the confluence of the Račkov Brook with Belá River. It was established in the 13th century. At present the village has 1,350 inhabitants with whole territory of 8,500 ha. This region offers together with the Račkova and Jamnická Valleys large possibilities for tourists and cyclists in summer and for crosscountry and downhill skiing in winter. A part of the village is the Museum of the Liptov village - the open air museum where you can see the village way of life of this region in the past. Traditionally, there are organized programs like Shepherd‘s Sunday, Children’s Sunday, Natives’ Sunday, Bee-keeper’s Sunday, St. Hubert’s Sunday etc.

Orava: Oravský Castle

Distance from the cave: 21,9 km | Type: Castles and chateaux

Thermalpark Bešeňová

Distance from the cave: 23,6 km | Type: Thermal pool

Liptovský Ján

Distance from the cave: 25,1 km | Type: Thermal pool

Važec

Distance from the cave: 32,0 km | Type: City

Well known village below Tatra Mts., 20 km to the east of the Liptovský Hrádok. The village was based by locator Gerhard in 1280. The inhabitants were farmers, raised cattle and sheep, worked in forests, also wagoners and wooden rafters in the past. The folk architecture of Važec belonged to typical Carpathian architecture with three-spaces houses. The local folklore (peculiar clothes, songs, legends and habits) was interesting for Ján Kollár, Ondrej Halaša and later mainly Karol Plicka and Pavol Socháň. The village was a place for staying of painters Jaroslav Augusta, Ján Hála and painter and writer František Havránek, who was also interested in caving.

Jasná - Záhradky

Distance from the cave: 32,2 km | Type: Skiing and hiking

Tourism and skiing

News

All show caves closed

Dear visitors. We are sorry to inform you that all our show caves are still closed. The opening dates on each individual web pages are only tentative and we shall inform you in advance on real opening. Thanks for understanding.

Sprístupnené jaskyne zatvorené

23.04.2021 Vážení návštevníci, oznamujeme Vám, že stále sú všetky sprístupnené jaskyne zatvorené. Dátumy uvedené na stránkach jednotlivých jaskýň sú len odhadované. O otvorení jaskýň budete vopred v predstihu informovaní, akonáhle o ňom bude rozhodnuté. Ďakujeme za pochopenie.

13. vedecká konferencia - Výskum, využívanie a ochrana jaskýň

Správa slovenských jaskýň pripravuje na jeseň v poradí už 13. vedeckú konferenciu "Výskum, využívanie a ochrana jaskýň", ktorá bude súčasne pripomenutím si 100. výročia objavenia Demänovskej jaskyne slobody, 140. výročím objavenia Belianskej jaskyne, 70. výročím objavenia Gombaseckej jaskyne, 150. výročím prvého speleoarcheologického výskumu v jaskyniach Slovenska a tiež vyzdvihnutím Medzinárodného roka jaskýň a krasu vyhláseného UIS - Medzinárodnou speleologickou úniou s podporou ISCA - Medzinárodnej asociácie sprístupnených jaskýň. Záujemcovia si môžu stiahnuť cirkulár a vyplniť online registračný formulár.

International Year of Caves and Karst

The Slovak Caves Administration as a member of the International Show Caves Association (ISCA) fully supports the initiative of the International Speleological Union (UIS) to declare the year 2021 the International Year of Caves and Karst. In spite of their occurrence, the benefits of caves and karst are not commonly known to many people on the planet. So the main goal „Explore, understand and protect“ is our task for this year 2021.

Underground boat trip in Domica Cave not available.

24.07.2018 Due to low yield of underground water the boat trip in Domica Cave is not available. The short tour is available.

Thank you for understanding

Partner

Správa jeskyní České republikyInternational Year of Caves and KarstHabakukyZajo