Region Košice (Košický kraj)

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Coat of Arms - Region Kosice The capital of the region is city Košice, according to the population 239 095 (31.12.2017) the second largest city in Slovakia. Region Košice has area 6 754,32 km2 and population 799 217 (31.12.2017).

Western part of the region has mountain and foothill character. There are mountains Slovak Ore Mountains (Slovenske rudohorie) - Volovské Mountains (Volovské vrchy), Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras)Slovak Paradise (Slovenský raj), Rožňavská valley (Rožňavská dolina).  From the north to the south stretches the mountain Slanec Hills (Slanské vrchy) , there extends also Revúcka highlands (Revúcka vrchovina) and Black Mountain (Čierna hora). The eastern part of the region has a predominantly lowland nature, for the most part it is covered by Eastern Slovak Lowland (Východoslovenská nížina).

There are two national parks - Slovak Paradise National Park (Národný park Slovenský raj) and Slovak Karst National Park (Národný park Slovenský kras) in Košice region.

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Košice
6 754,32
799 217

Objects, services, attractions in Region Košice (Košický kraj)

Krásna Hôrka Castle
City/Municipality: Krásnohorské Podhradie
Slanec castle
City/Municipality: Slanec
Betliar Mansion - Roman waterfall
City/Municipality: Betliar
ZOO Košice
City/Municipality: Košice
ZOO Spišská Nová Ves (ZOO SNV)
City/Municipality: Spišská Nová Ves
Guitar Museum in Sobrance
City/Municipality: Sobrance
Košice Children Historical Railway
City/Municipality: Košice
Ruská Bystrá - Church of the relics of St. Nicholas
City/Municipality: Ruská Bystrá
Zvonivá diera (Zvonivá jama) Abyss
City/Municipality: Plešivec
Snežná diera Abyss
City/Municipality: Bôrka
Ochtinska Aragonite Cave (Ochtinská aragonitová jaskyňa)
City/Municipality: Ochtiná
Gombasek Cave (Gombasecká jaskyňa)
City/Municipality: Slavec
Jasovská Cave (Jasovská jaskyňa)
City/Municipality: Jasov
Boar Abyss (Diviačia priepasť)
City/Municipality: Plešivec
Dobšinská Ice Cave (Dobšinská ľadová jaskyňa)
City/Municipality: Dobšiná
Spišská Kapitula (Municipality)
Spiš Castle
City/Municipality: Žehra
Betliar Mansion
City/Municipality: Betliar
Andrássy Mausoleum
City/Municipality: Krásnohorské Podhradie
Hrušovská cave (Hrušovská jaskyňa)
City/Municipality: Hrušov
Drienovská Cave (Drienovská jaskyňa)
City/Municipality: Drienovec
Domica cave
City/Municipality: Kečovo
Spišské Podhradie (City)
Obrovská Abyss (Obrovská priepasť)
Krásnohorská Cave (Krásnohorská jaskyňa)
City/Municipality: Krásnohorská Dlhá Lúka
Kunia Abyss (Kunia priepasť)
City/Municipality: Háj
Skalistý potok Cave (Jaskyňa Skalistého potoka)
City/Municipality: Háj
Silická ľadnica Cave
City/Municipality: Silica
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