Spišské Podhradie

Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
District: Spišská Nová Ves
Latitude:49° 0' 0.3402" / 49.0000945
Longitude:20° 45' 6.0163200001189" / 20.751671200000033
Unesco world heritage
The city and its surrounding area belongs to the most attractive tourist destinations. There are many cultural monuments in  Spišské Podhradie, including Spiš Castle, Spišska Kapitula and some protected areas. The history of the city is connected  with the history of Spiš Castle. The oldest settlement on the territory of Spišské Podhradie is from the Stone Age. Spisske Podhradie was established to the West of the Castle Hill, probably in the 11th century. It was settlement around the Spiš  Castle  in the 12th century, in the next century become a separate town. ... Read more

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