Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)

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Coat of Arms - Region Presov The capital of the region is city Prešov, according to the population 89 138 (31.12.2017) the third largest city in Slovakia. Region Presov has area 8 972,89 km2 and population 823 826 (31.12.2017).

Region is situated in the west - east. It fills the northeastern part of Slovakia (it is the eastern regions of Slovakia). Region has common borders with two states, Poland, Ukraine and three Slovak Regions -  Region Košice (Košický kraj), Region Banska Bystrica (Banskobystrický kraj) and Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj).

The territory of the region has mostly mountainous character. The region covers the subdivisions of mountains - High Tatras (Vysoké Tatry) and Belianske Tatras (Belianske Tatry) The territory also covers mountains and highlands - Šariš highland, Ľubovnianska highlands (Ľubovnianska vrchovina), Čergov, Ondavská Highlands (Ondavská vrchovina), Slanské Hills (Slanské vrchy), Pieniny, Levoča Mountains (Levočské vrchy), Laborec Highlands (Laborecká vrchovina), Bukovec Mountains (Bukovské vrchy), Vihorlat Mountains (Vihorlatské vrchy). Part of the Eastern Slovak Lowland (Východoslovenská nížina) extends here.

There are national parks -  Low Tatras National Park (Národný park Nízke Tatry), Poloniny National Park (Národný park Poloniny), Slovak Paradise National Park (Národný park Slovenský raj), Pieniny National Park (Pieninský národný park) in Region Presov.

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Prešov
8 972,89
823 826

Objects, services, attractions in Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)

Basilica minor of St. Egidius - Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Kežmarok castle
City/Municipality: Kežmarok
Andy Warhol Museum of Modern Art
City/Municipality: Medzilaborce
Stará Ľubovňa Castle - Museum in Stará Lubovňa
City/Municipality: Stará Ľubovňa
Slovak Opal Mines
City/Municipality: Červenica
Batizov waterfalls (Batizovské vodopády)
City/Municipality: Vysoké Tatry
Starý Smokovec (High Tatras) (Municipality)
Tatranská Lomnica (Municipality)
Lake over Skok Watterfall (Pleso nad Skokom)
Waterfall Skok (Vodopád Skok)
Exhibition Hall - Šariš Museum - Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Wooden church Mikulášová - Open air museum - Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Wooden church - Zboj - Open air museum - Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Šariš Museum - Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
The Museum of Folk Architecture - Open-Air Museum - Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Folk Lore Exposition - Šariš museum in Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Exposition of Eastern Rite icons - Šariš museum in Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Historical Exposition - Historical Town Hall - Šariš Museum in Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Vihorlat Museum - Mansion in Humenne
City/Municipality: Humenné
Church of St. Archangel Gabriel - open air museum Humenne
City/Municipality: Humenné
Memorial to Tokajík tragedy - Museum of SNP
City/Municipality: Tokajík
Medieval military camp
City/Municipality: Stará Ľubovňa
Slovak National Gallery - Strážky Mansion
City/Municipality: Spišská Belá
Kežmarok Town Hall
City/Municipality: Kežmarok
Evangelical lyceum - lyceum library
City/Municipality: Kežmarok
Basilica minor of the Holy Cross - Kežmarok
City/Municipality: Kežmarok
Kežmarok - New Evangelical Church
City/Municipality: Kežmarok
Blue lake (Modré pleso)
Hincovo lake - Small Hincovo Lake (Malé Hincovo pleso)
Hincovo Lake - Large Hincovo lake (Veľké Hincovo Pleso)
Ladomirová - Church of Archangel Michael in Ladomirová
City/Municipality: Ladomirová
Levoča (City)
Frog lakes in Mengusov valley
Batizov Mountain Lake (Batizovske pleso)
Rocky Mountain Lake (Skalnaté pleso)
Green lake in High Tatras
Strbske pleso - lake in High Tatras
Popradske pleso - lake in High Tatras
Lomnický peak (Lomický Štít)
Gerlach Peak (Gerlachovský štít)
Natural Sciences Exposition - Šariš museum in Bardejov
City/Municipality: Bardejov
Burgher´s House Museum
City/Municipality: Stará Ľubovňa
Bodružal - wooden church of St. Nicholas
City/Municipality: Bodružal
Open Air Museum of Folk Architecture and Living in Humenne
City/Municipality: Humenné
Open Air Museum - Museum in Stará Lubovňa
City/Municipality: Stará Ľubovňa
Snina Mansion
City/Municipality: Snina
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