New cycling route in Slovenský Raj provides both views and safety

Eventually the cycling route should connect national parks.

(Source: Korzár/Lenka Haniková)

There are several villages at the foothills of Slovenský Raj national park in eastern Slovakia where hikers can start their journey to explore the surrounding nature. But now there is something for keen cyclists, too.

In the village of Hrabušice, it is now possible to get to Letanovský Mlyn or Spišské Tomášovce using the newly-built cycling trail.

SkryťRemove ad
Article continues after video advertisement
SkryťRemove ad
Article continues after video advertisement

There used to be a field trail called Ukraine before; tourists and locals used to cycle it to shorten the journey to Letanovský mlyn, for example. Now, an approximately 6-kilometre-long trail is covered with asphalt.

It should connect north of Slovenský raj

The rest of this article is premium content at
Subscribe now for full access

I already have subscription - Sign in

Subscription provides you with:
  • Immediate access to all locked articles (premium content) on
  • Special weekly news summary + an audio recording with a weekly news summary to listen to at your convenience (received on a weekly basis directly to your e-mail)
  • PDF version of the latest issue of our newspaper, The Slovak Spectator, emailed directly to you
  • Access to all premium content on and

Top stories

Igor Matovič

It’s Facebook politics time again in Slovakia

With coalition crunch-time approaching, Matovič turns to his “proven” tactic.

4 h
The Great Pyramid of Giza.

Are there hidden chambers in the Pyramids? Slovaks could help find them

Scientists are studying ancient monuments using a method based on gravity.

7 h
A helicopter was necessary to put out an extensive forest fire near the village of Malá Lodine in the Košice-okolie Distrcit.

Dissatisfaction over ban on entering Košice forests

Dry forests mean higher risk of fire.

6 h
SkryťClose ad