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RECOMMENDED TOURS TO THE NEAR AND DISTANT SURROUNDINGS OF THE DETVA TOWN

VIEWPOINTS NEAR DETVA

Lom beneath Ježová
It is a remnant of the old royal road connecting the old part of Detva with Vígľaš manor. The former stone-pit is a viewpoint to a massive old part of Detva and Poľana. Access: road I/50 (E), III/06628 (Štefánika Street), turning between winter and summer stadium
Transportation: by car, by bus, by bicycle, on foot

View of Lom beneath Ježová

 View of Lom beneath Ježová
Photo: K. Melichová


Kalamárka - natural monument
also archaeological site, popular tourist place, object for sport mountaineers but also a popular place of family trips. It offers a panoramic view to all directions: southern foot of Poľana, Zvolen basin, Bykovo, Javor, Ostrôžky, Štiavnické and Kremnické mountains.
Access: road I/50 (E), III/06628, at the crossroads of the city for the right to Stavanisko and Chrapková
Transportation: by car, by bus, by bicycle, on foot

Prospects over the natural amphitheater
offers a panoramic view of Poľana
Access: road I/50 (E), III/06628, the end of Sládkovičova Street, behind the open swimming pool turn left down the access path
Transportation: by car, by bus, by bicycle, on foot

Calvary
Besides sacred place, it is the site of Expositions with grave carved wooden crosses, and also viewpoint to the old part of Detva.
Access: road I/50 (E), III/06628 in St. Floriánka right on the Cemetery Street.
Transport: by car, by bus, by bicycle, on foot

Hamlet settlements
Hamlet settlements in good conditions are typical for Detva. These types of settlements are unique even within Slovakia. There is also original folk architecture preserved in here.

Piešť II Post
offers views of the whole Detva town, Detva, Korytárky and Hriňová hamlets and panoramic view of Poľana.
Access: road I/50 in SAD III/05098 and turn on the city road to the town part Piešť II. – The post is located near the chapel
Transportation: by car, by bus, by bicycle, on foot

The Ridge between Korytárky hill, and Voliarky
offers views of whole Detva, Detva, Korytárky and Hriňová hamlets and panoramic view of Poľana.
Access: from the road I/50 along the path from Salas Detvan or path from the housing estate, part Námestie mieru (behind the Health Centre)
Transportation: by car, by bus, by bicycle, on foot

Terraced fields
Terraced fields cultivated till nowadays are typical only for Podpoľanie region. They create the unique scenery changing its colors every season.


Informations:  Tourist office in Detva
Address:          M. R. Štefánika 3214/2E, 962 12 Detva
                          (Next to LIDL supermarket, 1st floor)
Tel. No:            +421 045 5459087
Fax:                  +421 045 5459091
e-mail:             tikdetva@tikdetva.sk
http:                  www.tikdetva.sk

 

THE TRIPS TO DISTANT AREAS OF THE DETVA TOWN

HRIŇOVÁ
Hamlet settlements - such as in Detva, as well as in Hriňová, hamlet settlements in good conditions are typical. This type of settlements is unique even within Slovakia. Partly there is preserved folk architecture.
Terraced fields cultivated till nowadays are typical only for Podpoľanie region. They create the unique scenery changing its colors every season.

Báťka linden - protected tree, approximately 200 to 300 years old is located on a hamlet Šulek hill (Hriňová - Krivec I.).

Informations:      Hriňová Municipality
Address:              Partizánska Street 1612, Hriňová
Tel. No:                +421 045 54 97 111-2
Transportation:  by car, by bus, by bicycle
http:                      www.hrinova.sk/?id_menu=0&id_kat_for_open=8956#kat_label_8956


VÍGĽAŠ
Vígľaš Castle - was built in the 14th century. Hunting castle consists of 3 wings - Gothic chapel and hall with a Gothic ribbed vault. The Castle was fortified and protected by shoot tower and outpost tower at the entrance gate and square tower with several levels of loopholes in the northwest corner.
The drawbridge and gateway were built to a high castle wall with round corner towers in the 16th century. In the 17th century two cannon towers were completed.
In the 18th century, during Esterhazy settlement of the Castle, it was reconstructed in baroque style. The castle was modernized and adapted to more comfortable life. In the first courtyard the farm buildings were built, in the second, older courtyard arcades on pillars were built. The rooms on the first floor were decorated with new baroque arches.
At the end of the 19th century the building was renovated in the spirit of romanticism. Several neo-Gothic and neo-Renaissance details were added. The Castle burned down at the end of World War II. It is currently under complete renovation.

Forest railway - technical monument. Part of forest railway kit, which was used for transportation of timber from Kyslinky to railroad in Vígľaš between 1904 and 1975.  It is located in the Vígľaš village by the road I/50 underneath Vígľaš Castle.

Information:         Vígľaš Municipality
Address:              Zvolenská 1, Vígľaš
Tel. No.:               +421 045 53 94 243
Transportation:  by car, by bus, by train, by bicycle
http:                      www.viglas.net


DETVIANSKA HUTA VILLAGE
A late classical Church of the Assumption - from 1843 with the interior of the last third of the 19th and the first third of the 20th century.
Beech  near The Šuleks family - protected tree about 200 years old.

Informations:     Detvianska Huta Municipality
Address:             Detvianska Huta 102
Tel. No.               +421 045 53 76 386
Transportation:  by car, by bus, by bicycle
http:                      www.detvianskahuta.sk


KLOKOČ VILLAGE
Bell tower of the 18th century

Informations:      Klokoč Municipality
Address:             962 25 Klokoč
Tel. No.               +421 045 54 02 880, 54 02 881
Transportation:  by car, by bus, by bicycle
http:                      www.klokoc.sk


PODKRIVÁŇ VILLAGE
Church of St. Martin from 1803.
Tomb of A. E. Timko - cultural monument, the tomb of disseminator of literature in the Slovak language in the second half of the 19th century is located in the local cemetery.  

Informations:     Podkriváň Municipality
Address:             Podkriváň 87, 985 51 Podkriváň
Tel. No.               +421 047 44 93 101
Transportation: by car, by bus, by bicycle, by train
http:                     www.obecpodkrivan.sk


HORNÝ TISOVNÍK VILLAGE
Churches - from the years 1867 - 1875 in the neoclassical style and the church of St. James and Philip, originally gothic, rebuilt today.
Wooden belfry of 19th century
Crowbar wells - original crowbar wells. They were destroyed in other parts of Podpoľanie region.

Informations:     Horný Tisovník Municipality
Address:             Horný Tisovník
Tel. No.               +421 045 53 89 911
Transportation: by car, by bus, by bicycle
http:                     www.hornytisovnik.sk


STARÁ HUTA VILLAGE
Baroque- classical Church of St. Mary – from 1804 to 1818, it was rebuilt in the 19th century, and restored in 1947.
Bell tower - from the 19th century is located on Sliačska Podpoľana - local part of Stará Huta

Informations:     Stará Huta Municipality
Address:             Stará Huta
Tel. No.               +421 045 53 89 000
Transportation: by car, by bus, by bicycle
http:                     www.obecstarahuta.sk/wordpress/?page_id=245


VÍGĽAŠSKÁ HUTA – KALINKA VILLAGE
St. Martin's Church - built in 1802 in classical style.
Bell towers – from the second half of the 19th century are located - one at the local cemetery and the other in Osada u Povaľačov Part.

Informations:     Vígľašská Huta - Kalinka Municipality
Address:             Vígľašská Huta – Kalinka 73
Tel. No.               +421 045 54 02 557
Transportation:  by car, by bus, by bicycle
http:                      www.vhkalinka.sk/obec.php?p=informacie


Detva, 14th October 2008
Updated: 22nd February 2013
Source: archive of municipality Detva – Development Department
Translated by: Mgr. Bohuslav Ilavský


 
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