Description

Buková is a water reservoir in western Slovakia on the Hrudka stream. It is located in Bukovská Valley near the village of Buková in the middle of the Little Carpathians.

The water reservoir is a majestic center of the nature reserve and it is no wonder that it is a popular and sought-after resort not only during the summer months.

The Buková Reservoir serves mainly for irrigation of lower-lying villages (Plavecký Peter, Plavecký Mikuláš, etc.). During the summer, however, it serves tourists vacationers who have taken a trip to this wonderful area to cool down, bath and swim.

In addition to swimming, you can also rent water bikes and take a cruise on the reservoir. The water in the reservoir has mildly grassy shores reinforced by deciduous trees that offer shelter from the sun during the heat.

Fishermen also love this area because the water reservoir is a fishing ground. It is also popular with tourists who are attracted by historical monuments - the ruins of Ostrý Kameň Castle are rising above the reservoir.

You will get accommodation in a campsite or in the surrounding cottage area with many recreational bungalows. The surrounding area is interwoven with many hiking trails and cycling trails.

accommodation district Trnava
Map
Tourist map (GPS 48.5351, 17.35817)
Google maps (Navigation)
Accommodation
Booking.com

Nearby things to do at Buková Water Reservoir

3.6 km
Čertov žľab (Devil's gutter)
Hiking

The picturesque village of Smolenice attracts many tourists to visit a fairy tale castle or a mysterious and charming Drina cave. However, it can also offer extensive for...

Smolenice
4.2 km
Čierna skala (Black Rock) - 662 m asl
Hiking

The enchanting white rocky outcrops of the Little Carpathians tempt many tourists or hikers. And it is not otherwise even in the case of Čierna skala (Black Rock). The ro...

Plavecký Mikuláš
4.3 km
Kršlenica
Hiking

If you want to experience a spectacular trip in the Carpathians and at the same time enjoy not only the beautiful nature but also great views, Kršlenica is exactly what y...

Plavecký Mikuláš
4.5 km
Havrania skala - 580 m asl
Hiking

The eastern edge of the Záruby ridge in the Little Carpathians is bounded by the rocky Havrania skala (Raven Rock). The boulder is especially popular among climbers, but ...

Smolenice
4.7 km
Lookout Tower in Cerová - Rozbehy
Lookouts

The village of Záhorská Cerová stands out for its somewhat unconventional observation tower. The lookout tower is not high and does not stand at high altitude, but it wil...

Cerová
4.8 km
Hlboča Valley
Hiking

The Hlboča Valley near Smolenice is something like a small Slovak Paradise. Many people do not even know that the Smolenice karst is full of similar beauty as the gorges ...

Smolenice
4.9 km
Korlátka Castle
Castle ruins

Korlátka is a ruin of a castle from the 13th century. Its task was to protect the western borders of Hungary and guard the so-called Czech Route (Via Bohemica). This trad...

Cerová
5.0 km
Driny Cave
Caves

Driny Cave is the only accessible cave in western Slovakia. Although it is smaller and less rich in decoration, small visitors will enjoy plenty of bats that fly overhead...

Smolenice