Description

The left bank of the Hornád River is surrounded by massive and steep rock walls, which create a unique landscape scenery. The Markušovce Walls represent an ideal and undemanding trip suitable for all ages. You can visit them in any season of the year.

Markušovce Walls are situated near the railway station in Markušovce, from where the yellow marked trail leads. In 1976, this enchanting natural unique was declared a national natural monument.

Probably the most famous rock formation of this locality is mushroom rock Markušovce. By name you already know that it looks like a giant mushroom of stone. It is about eight meters high and its "hat" diameter is about three meters.

The nature trail passes through the locality as well. It begins in the center of the village of Markušovce, the first part of the educational trail is devoted to historical monuments, the second part is devoted to natural sights.The length of the route is about 6 kilometers, the terrain is mostly flat and suitable for trips with small children.

You may need some: accommodation Markušovce
Map
Tourist map (GPS 48.9165, 20.64988)
Google maps (Navigation)
There are no comments. You can add comment or upload photos of this attraction.
Accommodation
Booking.com

Nearby things to do at Markušovce Walls

1.9 km
Mansion and summerhouse of Dardanely
Castles, chateaus, mansions

Charming architectural landmarks of Markušovce are the manor house and the summer house named Dardanely. Both historic buildings are situated in a beautiful French park w...

Markušovce
2.6 km
Icefall of Šikľavá skala
Other attractions

The area between the villages of Matejovce nad Hornádom and Chrasť nad Hornádom is transformed into a fairy-tale ice kingdom during the harsh winter months. Thanks to the...

Chrasť nad Hornádom
6.0 km
ZOO Spišská Nová Ves
Zoology and botany

The Zoological Garden in Spišská Nová Ves covers an area of 8 ha in the southeastern part of the town. It is the youngest large zoo compared to other zoos in Slovakia in ...

Spišská Nová Ves
6.3 km
Vysoký vrch - 874 m asl
Hiking

The Galmus Mountains are beautiful but relatively little known among tourists, and therefore little visited. This mountain range hides several interesting places and amaz...

Poráč
6.4 km
Reduta in Spišská Nová Ves
Museums and history

One of the architectural gems of Spišská Nová Ves is the Art Nouveau building dating from 1899 - 1902. It is a beautiful reduta building built by architect Kálmán Gerster...

Spišská Nová Ves
6.5 km
Šarkanova diera Cave
Caves

The village of Poráč is surrounded by the hills of the Vysoký Mountain. On its northern slope, there is an interesting natural gem - the Šarkanova diera Cave. It was crea...

Poráč
6.6 km
Summer swimming pool in Spišská Nová Ves
Lakes and pools

If you need to get out of the busy city life during the summer, relax a little and feel comfortable, go to the summer swimming pool in Spišská Nová Ves. It is an ideal pl...

Spišská Nová Ves
6.7 km
Indoor swimming pool in Spišská Nová Ves
Lakes and pools

Those who are not able to give up swimming during the winter months will certainly be pleased to use the city indoor swimming pool in Spišská Nová Ves, which allows to en...

Spišská Nová Ves