Historical railways

City / Municipality: Čierny Balog
District: Brezno
Region: Region Banska Bystrica (Banskobystrický kraj)
Tourist location: Horehronie (Upper Hron River region / Horné Pohronie)
Mountains: Vepor Mountains (Veporské vrchy)
The operation of Čiernohronská railway is provided on a renovated section of line from the Chvatimech to Čierny Balog, Vydrovská Valley and to Dobroč, all together 20 km. Engine park consists of four steam locomotives, five motor locomotives and a renovated railcar M21 004. The locomotives are in operation along with a set of historic passenger wagons. Part of them, including the restaurant wagon are in design of summer sightseeing wagons, which enhance the direct experience of ride and nature. Services - Special trains on order throughout the year - Train ride for induvidual ...
City / Municipality: Nová Bystrica
District: Čadca
Region: Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj)
Tourist location: Kysuce
Mountains: Kysuce Highlands (Kysucká vrchovina)
The Historical Logging Switchback Railway in Vychylovka (near Nová Bystrica, Slovakia) is preserved section technically most interesting part of the former narrow-gauge zig zag logging railway located in Kysuce and Orava region. It is a part of the Museum of the Kysuce village in Vychylovka.
City / Municipality: Košice
District: Košice I
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Kosice and surroundings (Abov) / Košice a okolie (Abov)
Košice Children Historical Railway was built in Košice between 1955 and 1956 as the Pioneer Railway. The railway was aimed for children, tourists, and for learning of future railmans.The local railway was financed by the Ministry of Transport and was the first recreational railway in former Czechoslovakia. The aperation was financed by Czechoslovak Railways, after origin of Slovak Republic in 1993 it was successor - Slovak Railways. The operation in these years, as it is today, is predominantly financed by the city of Košice. In 2011, all vehicles took over the "Civic association ...
City / Municipality: Oravská Lesná
District: Námestovo
Region: Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj)
Tourist location: Orava
Mountains: Orava Beskids (Oravské Beskydy)
The Orava forest railway was in the past part of Kysuce - Orava Forest Railway. It was forest railway from municipality Oravská Lesná  through the village Zákamenné  to village Lokca and was used for transport of wood. Thanks to the activities of the Monuments Board and Orava Museum and the contribution from the European Regional Development Fund, in the years 2005 - 2007 the Orava part of the railway was reconstructed. In 2008 it was launched tourist traffic between the stations "Tanečník" in the village of Oravská Lesná and "Sedlo Beskyd" (length 3.5 km, elevation 120 m.).