Things to do and tourist attractions in Žiar nad Hronom and surroundings

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Šibeničný Hill - 384 m asl
Hiking
Above the town of Žiar nad Hronom, there is a low, but very popular mountain, which is called Šibeničný Hill (Gallows Hill). It is a place where the locals walk if they w...
Žiar nad Hronom
4.9 km
Kapitulské rock cliffs
Hiking
In the forests above the village of Lehôtka pod Brehmi, there are the Kapitulské rock cliffs formed by rhyolite lava. Active lava flow created remarkable rocky hills, sea...
Lehôtka pod Brehmi
6.1 km
Ruins of Teplica Castle (Pustý Castle)
Castle ruins
In the woods, not far from the village of Sklené Teplice, there are hidden remnants of the Teplica Castle, which is almost unknown among tourists. The castle had an excel...
Sklené Teplice
6.5 km
Szabó's Rock
Hiking
If you are looking for the oldest nature reserve from the old days of Hungary Kingdom, you will find it in the village of Lehôtka pod Brehmi. Since 1907, it has been the ...
Lehôtka pod Brehmi
7.1 km
Bralce Nature Reserve
Hiking
The Bralce Nature Reserve is located at the foot of the Panská Mountain in the Štiavnica Mountains. Its highest point is the Pansky Hill (Kečka), which attracts tourists ...
Hliník nad Hronom
7.5 km
Jastrabská skala - 684 m asl
Hiking
The Jastrabská skala (The Hawk Rock) is proudly towering on the slope of the Kremnica Valley, between the gate to Kremnica Hills, Stará Kremnička and Bartošová Lehôtka. I...
Bartošova Lehôtka
9.7 km
Stone sea in Vyhne
Hiking
The attractive tourist town of Vyhne is located in the Štiavnické Hills in the Vyhnianska Valley. The tourists are attracted not only by the thermal water, Vyhniansky tra...
Vyhne
9.7 km
Demian Hill - 685 m asl
Hiking
The massive wooded hill Demian lies in the northern part of Štiavnické Hills. Its massive slopes are bordered by the village of Hronská Breznica. The hill is of volcanic ...
Trnavá Hora
9.8 km
Rock of Dolná Ždaňa - 612 m asl
Hiking
If you want to see the most beautiful views of the Žiar Valley, head out to Rock of Dolná Ždaňa. It is located above the village of Dolná Ždaňa near the town of Žiar nad ...
Dolná Ždaňa
10.6 km
Žakýlske Mountain Lake
Hiking
In the enchanting environment of the Protected Landscape Area of Štiavnické vrchy, in the immediate vicinity of the village of Podhorie, lies the only mountain lake of th...
Podhorie
10.8 km
Ruins of Žakýlsky Castle
Castle ruins
On the narrow outcropping of the Štiavnica Mountains, sometimes reffered to as Brezový Castle, there are the ruins of Žakýlsky Castle. It is one of the least known castle...
Podhorie
11.0 km
Jelenia skala (Deer Rock)
Hiking
If you have ever been to the village of Vyhne, you might also be attracted by an interesting stone spur that rises above the village. It is* Jelenia skala (Deer Rock)*, w...
Vyhne
13.0 km
Čertova skala (Devil's Rock)
Hiking
Slovakia is truly rich in rare and remarkable natural creations. One of these unique phenomena in which nature has shown its best is the Čertova skala (Devil's Rock) near...
Hronská Breznica
13.7 km
Crystal quarry
Technical monuments
Quarry in Banská Štiavnica is known worldwide for its rich occurrence of minerals of various types of quartz, iron and titanium. For families with children, school classe...
Banská Štiavnica
13.9 km
Educational Trail Boky
Hiking
Kremnica Mountains, the dominant of the central part of Slovakia, hides many hiking and educationl trails in its dense forests, but one of them is truly unique. It is th...
Budča
13.9 km
Mint in Kremnica
Technical monuments
Mint in Kremnica is one of the oldest continuously operating enterprises in the Slovak Republic. Its history began in 1328, when the Kremnica settlement, which grew up ar...
Kremnica
14.2 km
Kremnica Peak - 1008 m asl
Hiking
The beauty of the Kremnica Hills has stolen the hearts of many nature lovers or tourism enthusiasts. This volcanic mountain range offers** a rich tangle of hiking trails*...
Kremnica
14.4 km
Educational Path Green Path
Hiking
The "Green Path" tourist-educational trail will take you through interesting attractions of forests and meadows near the mining town of Kremnica. It is a trail focusing o...
Kremnica
14.9 km
Pokutsky Waterfall
Waterfalls

Pokutský waterfall is located in the Protected Landscape Area of Ponitrie. Pokutsky waterfall or also Waterfall on Pokutsky creek is the only known and distinctive in the...

Kľak
15.0 km
Chimney flue Turová
Hiking
The overwhelming power of nature has conjured up a genuine natural jewel over the village of Turová. If you come here once, you will feel like you are in the Slovak Parad...
Turová
15.3 km
Lookout tower on Krahulský Hill
Lookouts
The lookout tower on Krahulský Hill will enchant you not only with its beautiful views of the nature of the Kremnica Mountains, but also with the architecture itself, tha...
Krahule
15.5 km
Mining Museum in Nature
Technical monuments

In the nature of Banská Štiavnica, in the picturesque valley below the Klinger tajch (water reservoir) on the outskirts of the town, there is the Mining Museum (open-air ...

Banská Štiavnica
15.7 km
Orlí kameň (Eagle Stone) - 1126 m asl
Hiking
The mountain range of volcanic origin, Vtáčnik, is rich in many popular tourist sites. However, it also has plenty of corners, which are not so much explored by tourists,...
Podhradie
15.7 km
Jarabá Rock - 1169 m asl
Hiking
The spectacular volcanic mountain range of Vtáčnik offers a varied tangle of hiking trails that will take you to the most amazing forest coves, observation points and roc...
Podhradie
16.2 km
White Stone - 1135 m asl
Hiking
The impressive peak called Biely kameň (White Stone) is located in the northeastern part of the volcanic mountain range Vtáčnik. It is a location where no tourist marked ...
Cigeľ
16.3 km
Vtáčnik Hill - 1346 asl
Hiking
The Vtáčnik volcanic mountains with the peak of the same name is an extraordinarily nice place, which surprisingly was not hit by the crowds of tourists and lovers of var...
Bystričany
16.5 km
Ostrovica - 855 m asl
Hiking
The small village of Kľak is surrounded by a powerful Vtáčnik mountain range. This mountain offers not only excellent hiking in any season, but also wonderful and majesti...
Kľak
17.0 km
Veľký Grič - 972 m asl
Hiking
Veľký Grič is an inherent landscape dominant near the town of Handlová. This volcanic hill belongs to the popular mountain range of Vtáčnik. The impressive Veľký Gríč is ...
Handlová
17.5 km
Educational mining trail
Hiking
If you always wanted to know the history of coal mining in the town of Handlová, now is the time. The educational mining trail tells you everything about the attractions ...
Handlová
17.6 km
Velestúr - 1254 m asl
Hiking
Velestúr is the fifth highest peak rising in the main ridge of Kremnické Hills. It is certainly not unknown to tourists, as it is one of the relatively well-visited hills...
Kremnica