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Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Tourist riding club is situated on the outskirts of Kosice, in beautiful in the east of Volovské Hills. Hucul Klub Kosice offers a wide range of services that appeal to both children and adults. You can try recreational riding, guiding horse riding, carriage ride or sleigh. It also organizes courses of riding, trips on horseback into the countryside, multi-day journey and hippo-camps. Spend your free time in a pleasant natural environment in the company of horses. If desired, cleaned and dressed horse will be prepared at the designated hour. All activities take place under the guidance of experienced...

Bobskleigh track Košice-Kavečany Košice

Bobskleigh track Košice-Kavečany

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Summer bobsleigh run in Kavecany near Kosice was the first attraction of its kind built in Slovakia. It is a sports and recreation facility for children and adults. The bobsled track is 800 meters long and a top speed of 50-60 kilometres per hour. It features 9 extreme bends. The track is passing through 3 terrain faults and 3 tunnels. Its average height inclination is 28 percent. The track is located above the parking lot in front of the entrance to the Zoo Kavečany. The bobsled run is accessible by public transportation with bus no. 29. Children under the age of 6 years is allowed ride only...



Jasov (area: Slovak Karst, region: Kosice and surroundings)

Jasovská Cave is located in the Medzev Upland in the western part of the Košice Basin. The cave became the first show cave in Slovakia in 1846, however the upper parts had been known as early as the 13th century and the inscription from 1452, which records the victory of Ján Jiskra’s from Brandýs military force, represents the oldest written mention in Slovak caves. It is located on the most eastern projection of the Slovak Karst, in the Medzev Upland close to the eastern edge of the Jasovská Plateau, on the western side of the Jasov village. The lower entrance to cave is on the right...

Košice children historic railway Košice

Košice children historic railway

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

The Košice children's single-track historical railway with a length of 4.2 km located in the Čermeľ Valley near Košice. The railway was built in the years 1955 - 1956 as the Pioneer Railway, and it was the first recreational railway in the then Czechoslovakia. Children's railway is in fact a historical museum railway. Currently, the children's railway runs until the end of October regularly from Čermeľ to Alpinka, as well as back. Enjoy a ride through the autumn Čermeľ Valley and enjoy historic train sets. The children's railway ends at the railway station. Alpinka (formerly Pionier)...

Kosice Airport Košice

Kosice Airport

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Kosice Airport is a public civil airport for domestic and international air traffic. It provides regular and irregular air transport. Immigration and customs control is available 24 hours. The operation is carried out according to the rules and instrument flight rules for visual flights. History Košice airport started to be constructed on the space behind the city district Barca in 1950. Three years later, runway in the length of 2000m and taxiways were put into operation. In 1954 first part of the building for passengers, hangar later tower for air traffic control were built. In the...

PaniqRoom Kosice, Da Vinci's secrets Košice

PaniqRoom Kosice, Da Vinci's secrets

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Escape - Panic Room is one of the newest attractions in Kosice! The mission of players is to find out where the Holy Grail is hidden. According to legend, it was the chalice from which Jesus drank at the Last Supper. The Templars were the first guardians of the Grail. They were unfortunately not able to sufficiently guarantee its protection. Therefore they asked the famous inventor Leonardo da Vinci, to hide the treasure. Leonardo, of course, meet the requirements and developed a system consisting of the codes and symbols that hides the Holy Grail. According to legend, to solve the puzzle you...



Košická Belá (area: Ruzinska priehrada, region: Kosice and surroundings)

Ski resort KAVEČANY Košice

Ski resort KAVEČANY

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Sport and recreation Kavečany resort is located 6 km from the centre of Kosice, at an altitude of 420-600 meters above sea level. The ski season lasts from mid-December until the end of March. The resort offers 5 ski trails with a length of 2.95 kilometres. For skiers there are 9 lifts with a capacity of 7432 persons per hour. The slopes are artificially snowed and daily maintained. Also, skiers can use the ski service and rental, ski and snowboard school. Cross country ski trails include 4 lapses with a length of 14 km altogether.



Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

In beautiful nature accessible by public transport, app 200 metres from the town centre in a part called Kavecany there has been a modern ZOO since 1979. It is mainly specialised on European and Asian fauna. The area of 292 hectares makes this ZOO one of three biggest ZOOs in Europe. Oak forest grows 228 hectares out of the whole area. About 100 hectares of ZOO are accessible to visitors. The rest of the area is used for breeding 'Hucul' horses, maintenance area, back-up area for quarantine buildings, hospital, and first aid rooms as well as the space for breeding rare and protected races of...

Andrássyho palác Košice

Andrássyho palác

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Barkóczyho palác Košice

Barkóczyho palác

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Biskupský palác Košice

Biskupský palác

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Botanical Garden Košice Košice

Botanical Garden Košice

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Botanical Garden of Pavol J. Safarik University in Kosice is located in the north-western part of the Kosice Basin in site Bankov. It was founded in 1950 and now covers an area of 30 ha. The garden features a greenhouses warm exposure on an area of 3500 m2 with tropical and subtropical vegetation, and an area of 4 ha with exposure of decorative flora. This exposure (2 ha) includes also Ecologicall educational area. The forest part of the botanical garden which consists of forest units of native plant communities from Bankov and Čermeľská Valley lies on an area of 24 ha. Prices / Admission Admission...

Csákyho-Dezsőfiho palác Košice

Csákyho-Dezsőfiho palác

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Dolná brána Košice

Dolná brána

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Dom Rodošto Košice

Dom Rodošto

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

St. Elisabeth Cathedral Košice

St. Elisabeth Cathedral

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

The St. Elisabeth Cathedral is a Gothic cathedral in Košice. It is Slovakia's biggest church. The record on the existence of Košice dating from 1230 in connected with that on the existence of the rectory church. In the process of the settlement's transformation from a rural community into a town, all its periods of success and failures had been reflected on St. Elizabeth's Cathedral. According to historic data the present-day cathedral was built on the site of an edifice of older date which was consecrated to St. Elisabeth as well. It was referred to in the document of Pope Martin V of the...

Dominikánsky kostol Košice

Dominikánsky kostol

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Golf Club Red Fox - Malá Ida Malá Ida

Golf Club Red Fox - Malá Ida

Malá Ida (region: Kosice and surroundings)

The new 9-hole course in the village Mala Ida near Kosice with an area of 30 ha is situated in the beautiful natural scenery. Course with wide fairways, large green with a variable deployment of holes and lakes is only 7 km from the airport and 16 minutes drive from the centre of Kosice. The area comes with clubhouse in the style of Slovak chalet, which gives visitors a place to relax and snacks. The golf course was officially put into use in April 2013. The sporting activities in the new golf resort are managed by the civic association Red Fox Golf Club, which is a member of the Slovak Golf...

Golf Course Alpinka Kosice Košice

Golf Course Alpinka Kosice

Košice (region: Kosice and surroundings)

Alpinka golf course is located in Čermeľ valley, just 15 km from the centre of Kosice. 9-hole golf course is characterized by narrow "fairways" bordered by woods, lined with the Čermeľ Stream along the entire length. Golf Club Alpinka was founded in 2006 with the intention to bring together golfers and promote the development of golf in Eastern Slovakia. The club is a regular member of the Slovak Golf Association (SKGA). Club offers essential golf course to a green card with a golf coach. The second oldest golf course in Slovakia is unique for its natural character. Prestigious...

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