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District: Liptovský Mikuláš
Region: Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj)
Tourist location: Tatras (Tatry) - tourist location
Mountains: Low Tatras (Nízke Tatry)
Demänovská Cave of Libertyis a karst cave in Low Tatras in Slovakia. Discovered in 1921 and opened to the public in 1924, it is the most visited cave in Slovakia. The public entrance is at an altitude of 870 metres. Of the total length of 8,126 metres, 1,800 metres are open to the public. Cave bear bones were found in a passage now named Bear's Passage. Large domes have been created with the largest being the Great Dome, which is 41m high, with a length of 75m and width of 35m.

District: Liptovský Mikuláš
Region: Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj)
Tourist location: Tatras (Tatry) - tourist location
Mountains: Low Tatras (Nízke Tatry)
Demänovská Ice Cave or Demänovská ľadová jaskyňa (in Slovak) is an ice cave in the Demänovská Valley (Low Tatra) in Slovakia. It was first mentioned in 1299 and is one of oldest known caves in Europe. After the opening of Demänovská jaskyňa Slobody in 1924, interest in this cave declined. It was reopened to the public after the reconstruction of wooden stairs and electrical lighting in 1952, with 680 m accessible out of the 1,975 m. Currently, the route for visitors is 850 m long and takes about 45 minutes to ...

City / Municipality: Kečovo, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Kosice and surroundings (Abov) / Košice a okolie (Abov)
Mountains: Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)
Domica is the biggest cave in the Slovak Karst in southern Slovakia, Rožňava District. It is a part of the cave complex that continues into the cave Baradla (Aggtelek) in Hungary. It was discovered in 1926 by Ján Majko. Since 1932, 1,600 metres  of the 5,140 metres are open to public. The cave is included in the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1995 as a part of Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst site.

City / Municipality: Dobšin. Ľad. Jaskyňa, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Gemer
Mountains: Slovak Paradise (Slovenský raj), Peak / Mount: Duča
Dobšinská ice cave belongs among the most important ice caves in the world. Since 2000 it is inscribed on the world heritage list. As compared with known high-mountain ice caves Eisriesenwelt and Dachstein-Rieseneishöhle in Austrian Alps or with the Romanian Scărişoara Cave in Bihor Mts., which has the glaciated part at elevations of 1,100 to 1,120 m n. m., the monumental glaciation of the Dobšinská Ice Cave persist for thousands of years at elevations only 920 to 950 m.

City / Municipality: Plešivec, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Gemer
Mountains: Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)
Located at the eastern edge of the Plešivská Plateau. It is formed by corrosion of percolating atmospheric waters. It represents a system of changing corrosive shaft and breakdown dome spaces, decorated by rich and varied flowstone forms. Dentritic clusters of calcite grow on flowstone coatings on the walls. Some shallow pools have water lilies and pearls on the bottom. The abyss is 123 m deep. Wild boar (Sus scrofa) skeleton covered with thin flowstone layer was found at the depth of 76 m. Abyss opening was known since ...

City / Municipality: Drienovec, District: Košice-okolie
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Kosice and surroundings (Abov) / Košice a okolie (Abov)
Mountains: Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)
It is situated on the southern border of the Jasovská Plateau (Jasovská planina), northerly from the Drienovec village in Slovak Karst (Slovenská kras) -  mountain range of Slovak Ore Mountains (Slovenské rudohorie). It is a spring river cave formed in three developmental levels. The underground stream flows through the lower parts of the cave. Cave length is 1,348 m. Remarkable is the occurrence of crystalline gypsum crusts and druses of calcite with crystals as much as 9 to 12 cm big, sporadically also 15 cm. Among the ...

City / Municipality: Hrušov, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Gemer
Mountains: Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)
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.

City / Municipality: Jasov, District: Košice-okolie
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Kosice and surroundings (Abov) / Košice a okolie (Abov)
Mountains: Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)
It is located on the eastern edge of the Jasovská Plateau, in the Medzev Upland and in the Jasov village and in the national nature reserve Jasovské dubiny. The entrance is at elevation of 257 m. It is formed in Middle Triassic grey Gutenstein dolomites and pale Steinalm limestones and dolomites by the preious ponor flow of Bodva river in five developmental levels. The lowest parts of the cave with flat roofs were formed by solution of limestone under conditions of slowly moving stagnant water. The cave reaches the ...

City / Municipality: Slavec, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Gemer
Mountains: Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)
It is situated on the western foothill of the Silická Plateau in the canyon of the Slaná River between Rožňava and Plešívec. Cave entrance is at elevation of 250 m above the sea. It is formed in the Middle Triassic pale Wetterstein limestones by corrosive and erosive activities of the Black Brook in two developmental levels. The length of the fluviokarst outlet cave is 1,525 m. The cave is unique by thin straw stalactites, which can reach as much as 3 meters’ length. Also other forms of stalactites, stalagmites, sinter ...

City / Municipality: Silica, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Gemer
Mountains: Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)
It is located on the Silická Plateau south-westerly from the Silica village. The entrance of this corrosive-collapse abyss is at elevation of 503 m. The lower mostly horizontal passages were formed by the underground stream of Čierny Brook. The cave is 1,100 m long and 110 m deep. The upper abyss part of the cave is permanently filled with ice due to breaking down the connection with lower parts, by which a close depressive space with cumulation of cold air and formation of ice was formed. The consequence is inversion of ...

City / Municipality: Háj, District: Košice-okolie
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Kosice and surroundings (Abov) / Košice a okolie (Abov)
It is located on the southern foothill of the Jasovská Plateau near the Háj village. The first underground spaces were unveiled along the flood spring route in 1968. The large spaces along the underground water stream with numerous set of siphons and lakes as well as ascending branch with rapids and waterfalls were gradually discovered and measured by speleodivers led by Z. Hochmuth since 1986. Now the cave reaches the length of 5,855 m and vertical distance of 317 m.

City / Municipality: Háj, District: Košice-okolie
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Kosice and surroundings (Abov) / Košice a okolie (Abov)
It is situated on the southern edge of the Jasovská Plateau. The cave reaches the length of 813 m and depth of 203 m. It was discovered by G. Stibrányi sr. in, cavers from Košice came to the abyss in 1986. The set of cascading abysses ends with horizontal passages. The waters from the Kunia Abyss penetrate through unknown spaces to the Skalistý potok Cave. Flowstone fills include straw stalactites, stalagmites, curtains,cascade rimstones and lacustrine water lilies.

City / Municipality: Krásnohor. Dlhá Lúka, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Gemer
It is a spring cave with underground water course on the northern foothill of the Silická Plateau near the Krásnohorská Dlhá Lúka village. The cave was discovered in 1964 by cavers from Rožňava led by Š. Roda,  who penetrated underground through the Buzgó spring. The length is 1,355 m.  A dominant stalagmite has 32,7 m with base diameter of 12 m. There are also interesting pisolites of varius shapes and cave pearls. Large water siphons are in the rear parts of the cave.

District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
It is located in the Ochtiná cryptokarst on the north-western slope of the Hrádok Hill in the Revúcka Highland between Jelšava and Štítnik. A unique natural phenomenon with rich and variety of aragonite fills and specific genesis of underground spaces. It is formed in a lens of Palaeozoic Devonian crystalline limestones situated amidst non-karst rocks – phyllites. A part of the limestones was hydrothermally metamorphosed to ankerites and siderites at the end of the Mesozoic period. Seepage atmospheric waters along the ...

District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Kosice and surroundings (Abov) / Košice a okolie (Abov)
It is located on the Dolný vrch Plateau above Jablonov nad Turnou village. Corrosion-collapse shaft space reaches the depth of 100 m. The first descent to the abyss was done by Hungarian cavers in 1959.

City / Municipality: Bôrka, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Gemer
It is situated on the Horný vrch Plateau in the national nature reserve Havrania skala, northerly from the upper part of the Zádielska Gorge. Crevasse-corrosion gravitationally widened underground fissure with the length of 100 m and depth of 25 m. There are smaller coatings of permanent ice fill at the end.

City / Municipality: Plešivec, District: Rožňava
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Gemer
Corrosive-collapse abyss in the central part of the Plešivská Plateau 101 m deep. It opens to the underground dome with adjacent horizontal passages 220 m long. There are pagoda stalagmites more than 10 m high in the abyss with the highest one of 26 m. Abyss opening is known for a long time. The first descends date back to 1875 and 1882.

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