Oravice - tourism
Orava is located in the north part of Slovakia surrounded by Poland and mountain chains of West Tatras, Choč mountains, Small and Big Fatra. There is many historical, natural and cultural sights in this scenic place.
Above the village Oravský Podzámok the Orava castle rises. It was founded on very importatnt strategic place on Ugrian-Poland trip near the custom-house in Tvrdošín and since 1370 was the county castle as well. Buildings complex consisting of upper, middle and lower castles was created step by step since the middle of 13th century to beginning of 17th century.
Museum of Orava village
Museum of Orava village 850, 02732 Zuberec
Tel.: 0904/444 084
Hviezdoslav woodsman house
Zverovka cottage is located near the ski lifts and tours where you can find the excellent conditions for skiing from November to April.
In Zverovka cottage you can choose the room - from two- to seven-beds rooms. You can get the accomodation in rustic houses which are the best option for four- and five-members groups. The facility of rustic house consists of beds, toilet, wash-basin and electric heating. The breakfast is served in central cottage hall where the showers are available as well.
043/ 539 53 27
043/ 539 51 06
0905/ 973 201
It is situated at the end of Roháč walley on the foot of Ostrý Roháč peak, Plačlivé and Volovec. The crossroads of tourist footpaths is here. You can choose the simple footpath to Roháče tarns and waterfall or you can take the more difficult waz to Rákoň, Volovec, Ostrý Roháč, Plačlivé .
Canteen on Ťatliak lake
Not less interest road is the footpath to Grey peek from what you can continue to the south side of West Tatras. Wild gaps can be found in Kvačiany walley or Prosiek walley too and these trips are the most beautyful in West Tatras.
Tourist trips around the Orava
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