Betlehem
City / Municipality: Banská Štiavnica, District: Banská Štiavnica
Region: Region Banska Bystrica (Banskobystrický kraj)
Tourist location: Pohronie - Lower Pohronie (Dolné Pohronie), Tekov
Mountains: Štiavnica Mountains (Štiavnické vrchy)
Bethlehem in Banska Štiavnica ist the biggest moving betlehem in Slovakia. It shows the evolution, history, and traditions of one of the most beautiful towns in Slovakia  - Banska Stiavnica in wood-carving form.The author of  Bethlehem in Banska Štiavnica is Ing. Arch. Peter Chovan (born 1969), a native of a small village near Banská Štiavnica -  Dekýš. The current dimensions of  bethlehem are approx.: length 21 m,  width: 2.5 m, high: 3 m. There are about 800 characters -  and about 400 is moving. Woodcarving is not ...

Park of miniatures in Podolie
City / Municipality: Podolie, District: Nové Mesto nad Váhom
Region: Region Trenčín (Trenčiansky kraj)
Tourist location: Považie - Middle Váh region (Stredné Považie)
Park of miniatures in Podolie is a unique product of tourism in Slovakia. In the open-air exhibition there are currently 70 models of castles, chateaus, churches, chalets, lookouts and native homes. The aim of the park builders is to save  min. 4-5 objects of cultural heritage per year, made in appearance from the time of their greatest glory.Slovakia has always been rich in castles, chateaus, churches, cultural and historical monuments. Many of them were abolished, or they are in dismal state, few stones in the ...

Medieval Military
City / Municipality: Stará Ľubovňa, District: Stará Ľubovňa
Region: Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
Tourist location: Spiš
Mountains: Ľubovnianska vrchovina
Medieval military camp under the castle of Stará Ľubovňa is a unique attraction. It offers reflection of military life in the 16th century. It is the ideal place for summer camps, schools in nature, trips and for anyone who wants to survive Middle Ages. It is also the starting point for hiking to a nearby forest park and other hiking trails, in the winter season on the maintained cross-country skiing tracks.AccommodationThe medieval army camp offers accommodation in 2 or 6 - bedroom contemporary camps. As the ...