Hrušovská cave (Hrušovská jaskyňa)

Region:Region Košice (Košický kraj)
District:Rožňava
City / Municipality:Hrušov
Tourist location:Gemer
Mountains:Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)
National park:National park Slovak Karst (Národný park Slovenský kras)
World Heritage:UNESCO Natural Heritage
Latitude:48° 35' 57.4674" / 48.5992965
Longitude:20° 38' 26.818439999917" / 20.640782899999977
Included in categories: UNESCO World Heritage in Slovakia, Caves
Unesco world heritage
Situated on the eastern foothill of the Silická Plateau (Silická planina) close to the Hrušov village. The cave was discovered through the inactive Eveteš spring by R. Boroš and T. Lazár in 1978. The spring cave is formed in three developmental levels, having the length of 780 m. Unique are eccentric flowstone forms, helictites, monocrystals and druses of calcite crystals, as well as flowstone shield growing from the floor. The underground stream has rapids and waterfalls. ... Read more
Non-accessible for public
R. Boroš a T. Lazár in year 1978
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