Things to do and tourist attractions in Novohrad

Šomoška Castle
Castle ruins

The ruins of Šomoška Castle are located about 10 km south of Fiľakovo, in the immediate vicinity of the Slovak - Hungarian state border. It is named after the Hungarian v...

Šiatorská Bukovinka
Ľadovo Water Dam
Lakes and pools

The edge of the town of Lučenec gets its finishing touch with the vast water surface of the Ľadovo Water Dam, which originated on the Tuhár stream. Nowadays, there is als...

Lučenec
Municipal swimming pool in Lučenec
Lakes and pools

The municipal swimming pool in Lučenec is among the locals, despite the larger surrounding resorts,a very popular and popular summer swimming pool with a pleasant atmosph...

Lučenec
Mučínska Cave
Caves

In the mountain environment of the village of Mučín, nature has been creating a small but remarkable cave for 19 million years. The uniqueness of the Mučínská Cave lies i...

Mučín
Tartar cellars
Other attractions

The village of Ľuboreč has many attractions, monuments and historical artefacts. In the forest behind the village, there is a mysterious, ancient place, which has become ...

Ľuboreč
Thermal pool Novolandia
Lakes and pools

Novolandia Thermal Pool is located in Rapovce, 7 km from the district town of Lučenec. The thermal water here has a unique composition similar to sea water - it is salty,...

Rapovce
Synagogue in Lučenec
Other attractions

One of the most fascinating architectural buildings in Lučenec that emits the spirit of history is the building of a neologic synagogue built in Art Nouveau style. The sy...

Lučenec
Museum and Gallery of Novohrad
Museums and history

In the very historical center of Lučenec, there is a monumental building of the former county court. Today, this beautiful historical building is the seat of the Museum a...

Lučenec
Lysec Volcano - 716 m asl
Hiking

The low peak of Lysec in the village of Ľuboreč is an extinct volcano and is one of the more attractive localities of the Ostrůžky mountain range. In addition to the beau...

Ľuboreč
Imre Madách Castle
Castles, chateaus, mansions

In the village of Dolná Strehová, in a beautiful park landscaped area, there is a Mansion of Imre Madách. In this rococo-classicist building, the writer I. Madách once li...

Dolná Strehová
Aquatermal Strehová
Lakes and pools

The Aquatermal Strehová Thermal Pool offers year-round relaxation and entertainment. The swimming pool is located in the picturesque and sought-after Dolná Strehová villa...

Dolná Strehová
Julova Valley Farm
Horses, riding

The traditional family farm in the south of Slovakia is situated in the beautiful surroundings of Julova Valley. It is located near the village of Pleš. The area is large...

Pleš
Horse Riding in Ružiná
Horses, riding

Agrotourism facility of family character in Ružiná is a great place for families with children, but also for people who love horses, nature and especially peace and quiet...

Ružiná
Ružiná Dam
Lakes and pools

One of the many water reservoirs in Slovakia is the Ružiná water reservoir located in the patulous arms of the Lučenec Basin.

The Ružiná reservoir is named after the vil...

Ružiná
Divín Mansion
Castles, chateaus, mansions

In the refurbished premises of the Zichy's Mansion in Divín, there is the Divín History Museum. In its expositions you will see an overview of the history, nature and oth...

Divín
Divín Castle
Castle ruins

The ruins of the Gothic Castle of Divín are located directly in the village of Divín.

Divín Castle was built in the 13th century. In the 16th century, the castle was sei...

Divín
Hillfort at Strieborná
Hiking

The hilffort at Strieborná near Cinobaňa is a rare archaeological site from the era of Kyjatice culture. It is a complex of a fortified settlement, a burial site, as well...

Cinobaňa
Bralce Hill - 817 m asl
Hiking

Bralce Hill is a locally known tourist destination. It is located in the volcanic mountain range Ostrôžky in Central Slovakia, which is rich in the remains of volcanic ac...

Tuhár
Municipal Museum of National History
Museums and history

The building of the city reduta in Fiľakovo was built at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. Since then, it has become a center of social and cultural events in the ...

Fiľakovo
Fiľakovo Castle
Museums and history

The castle is located at the top of the rock almost in the center of Fiľakovo. The first written mention of the castle is from the 13th century, where it is stated that t...

Fiľakovo
Turkish Bridge
Museums and history

The historical jewel of the city of Poltár is undoubtedly the local stone bridge, also called the Turkish Bridge. This material piece of history is said to have been left...

Poltár
Town swimming pool in Poltár
Lakes and pools

In Poltár, there is a modern swimming pool with extensive area and additional services.

The summer season starts every year in early June and lasts until mid-September. ...

Poltár
Lookout Tower on Jasenina Hill
Lookouts

Observation towers attract many tourists every year. Several of them are located also in the Banská Bystrica Region, and new ones are continuously being built every year ...

Ďubákovo
Lookout tower on Karanč Hill
Lookouts

Karanč Hill is located in the volcanic mountain range of Cerova vrchovina, which lies on the border with Hungary. With its altitude of 727 m above sea level, it can boast...

Šiatorská Bukovinka
Belina Rocks
Hiking

Significant natural monument Belina Rocks is a part of PLA Cerová vrchovina. These remarkable rock walls, outcrops, turrets, rocky windows and small caves were created b...

Belina
Kálmán Mikszát Memorial House
Museums and history

The village of Sklabiná is the birthplace of the prominent Hungarian writer Kálmán Mikszáth, who, thanks to his well-known novels such as St. Peter's Umbrella, Last Castl...

Sklabiná
Jánošíková skrýša Cave
Caves

An interesting natural creation near the village Budiná is a picturesque andesite cave called Jánošíková skrýša (Janošík's hideaway) or Janošík's room. This characteristi...

Budiná
Megi Ranch
Horses, riding

Megi Ranch is located in beautiful natural surroundings, about 2 km from the town of Poltár in the local part of Prievrana. So far, there are 12 horses and 2 ponies avail...

Poltár
Budiná Rock - 765 m asl
Hiking

The village of Budiná and its surrounding forests are a place that is extremely rich in natural beauty and creations. It is also due to its volcanic origin and the gradu...

Budiná
The Castle and Museum of Modrý Kameň
Castles, chateaus, mansions

If you have ever walked along the smallest town of Slovakia, Modrý Kameň (The Blue Stone), you have surely noticed the silhouette of the castle ruins in the distance. It ...

Modrý Kameň