Things to do and tourist attractions in Volovske vrchy

Hekerova Hill - 1260 m asl
Hiking

The southwestern part of the Volovské Hills is rich in several distinctive and very attractive hills. One of them is Hekerová Hill, which rises above the village of Uhorn...

Smolník
SkiPark Erika - Kojšovská hoľa
Skiing

SkiPark Erika under Kojšovská hoľa is one of the largest ski resorts and is located about 25 km west of Košice. It is a popular and sought-after resort not only during wi...

Zlatá Idka
Educational Trail Jasov Rock
Hiking

If you are looking for an unpretentious hike in which you can relax and crown it with beautiful views,make sure to follow the footsteps of the Eductaional Trail Jasov Roc...

Jasov
Jasov Cave
Caves

Do you know which cave was the first to be made available to public in Slovakia? This primacy belongs to Jasov Cave. It is said that one of the Premonstratensian monks in...

Jasov
Lookout tower on Kloptaň Hill
Lookouts

Volovské Hills near the town of Gelnica represent an ideal location for tourists of all ages. If you want to enjoy not only good hiking, but also take a pleasure in the m...

Prakovce
Kojšovská hoľa - 1246 m asl
Hiking

Kojšovská hoľa (Kojšov Grassy Uplands) is a well-known and popular tourist destination, as well as a recreational area. It rises between the villages of Kojšov, Opátka, Z...

Zlatá Idka
Betliar Mansion
Castles, chateaus, mansions

Seven kilometers from the mining town of Rožňava, there is the picturesque village of Betliar, which boasts of a magnificent manor house with original furnishings and col...

Betliar
Dam under Bukovec
Lakes and pools

In Slovakia, you will find many natural beauties and phenomena. One of them is the Water reservoir Pod Bukovcom located near the village of Bukovec - about 4 km west of t...

Bukovec
Krásna Hôrka Castle
Castles, chateaus, mansions

Krásna Hôrka Castle is closed since March 10, 2012 due to reconstruction works.

The picturesque Gemer area in the very heart of Slovakia boasts of an unprecedented cultu...

Krásnohorské Podhradie
Andrássy's Picture Gallery
Museums and history

Andrássy's Picture Gallery in Krásnohorské Podhradie was built by Dionysus Andrássy in 1908-1909, the owner of the beautiful Krásna Hôrka estate, in order to place his va...

Krásnohorské Podhradie
Babiná - 1278 m asl
Hiking

Babiná - a hill, which is not mass-visited by tourists, but offers a unique tourism, which will certainly satisfy even the most demanding tourists. The mighty Babiná Hill...

Hnilec
Andrássy Mausoleum
Museums and history

The Andrássy Mausoleum is an extremely valuable monument of Art Nouveau architecture and sculpture. It is located in a quiet and picturesque area of Krásnohorské Podhradi...

Krásnohorské Podhradie
Gallery of Mining Museum
Museums and history

The gallery is housed in a burgher house, the core of which was built at the end of the 15th century, in the terraced buildings of the historic Rožňava Square. It is main...

Rožňava
Ski Resort of Nálepkovo - Krečno
Skiing

In the area of the ski resort of Nálepkovo - Krečno, there is 1 ski lift. Slopes with moderate difficulty are particularly suitable for beginner skiers and are artificial...

Nálepkovo
Hussite church in Lúčka
Castle ruins

The church was built on a hill in the 13th century. Later it was fortified with stone wall and watchtower during the operation of John Jiskra of Brandýs. The church was t...

Lúčka
Jahodná Ski Resort
Skiing

Jahodná Ski Resort is located about 15 km from Košice. There are 3 slopes of easy and medium difficulty with a total length of 1.4 km. 6 lifts in total are ready to serve...

Košice - Kavečany
Sports and recreation center Jahodná
Lakes and pools

Sports and recreation center Jahodná is located in a nice mountain area just 15 km away from Košice. It is an ideal place for families with children. Jahodná offers relax...

Košice - Kavečany
Hájske Waterfalls
Waterfalls

Beautiful Hájske Waterfalls, also called Hlboký jarok (Deep Gutter), are located in the karst gorge Hájska Valley. The Hájska Valley is entered through the village of Háj...

Háj
Mining Open-Air Museum
Technical monuments

The small village of Hnilčík, nestled in the arms of the beautiful Hnilecká Valley, once belonged to one of many villages in Slovakia, that dealt with mining in the South...

Hnilčík
Historical exhibition of the Mining Museum
Museums and history

The historical exposition of the mining museum in Rožňava is located in the building of the former Marko's leather factory. This manufactory was once one of the best pros...

Rožňava
Sentinel - Mining Experience Center
Museums and history

The Sentinel Adventure Center was created by the reconstruction of the buildings of Mining Museum in Rožňava. Its premises include Exposition of mining and metallurgy of ...

Rožňava
Swimming Pool in Rožňava
Lakes and pools

Summer swimming pool in Rožňava can offer its visitors a beautiful and quiet environment and a true summer well-being in the open air.

Four pools are built in the large ...

Rožňava
Swimming-pool in Košická Belá
Lakes and pools

In a pleasant and quiet environment, near the village of Košická Belá, there is a renewed summer swimming pool.

The swimming pool is part of the Garden Hotel, but is als...

Košická Belá
0.3 km
Folkmarská Rock - 915 m n. m.
Hiking

The most spectacular views in the Volovské Hills are offered by the monumental Folkmarská Rock. It is a really distinctive limestone formation, which dominates the northe...

Kojšov
0.4 km
Cukrová Homoľa (Sugarloaf Mountain)
Hiking

The pearl of the Slovak Karst in Zádielská Valley rises to the heights in the form of a massive rock tower called Cukrová Homoľa (Sugarloaf Mountain). This obelisk stands...

Zádiel
1.1 km
Gugeľ Ski Resort
Skiing

Gugeľ Ski Centre is one of the most important ski resorts in the Slovak Paradise. It is an ideal place for skiing and active relaxation for all ages, as well as for famil...

Mlynky - Prostredný Hámor
1.1 km
Hucultour Horse Riding
Horses, riding

It is said that the world is much more beautiful from the horse's back. If you visit Hippo Camp Lesanka, you can try it on your own. Hippo camp will be delighted to welco...

Košice - Sever
1.3 km
Ranch Wattani
Horses, riding

The beautiful environment of the Slovak Karst created the ideal conditions for the creation of the large Rancha Wattani complex.

You will find this cozy and relaxing pla...

Rudná
1.5 km
Dobšinský Hill - 974 m asl
Hiking

North of the picturesque village of Dobšiná, there is a small, relatively deforested hill that is called Dobšinský Hill. This borders the southern part of the Slovak Par...

Mlynky
1.6 km
Educational trail Zádielská Gulley
Hiking

National Nature Reserve of Zádielská Gulley is a monumental karst gulley with length of 3 km. It is located in Zádielská valley near the village Zádiel.

The length of th...

Zádiel