Tips for trip in summer

Virtual map of Kysuce


Epinephrine attractions

Sunparadise Velka Raca - also during summer there are plenty of attractions for children and adults. Main attractions are Bobsleigh track which is 1300 metres long, 276 metres long rope park, climbing wall, various trampolins, four-wheelers...


Velka Raca - is the highest hill of Kysuce mountains with 1236 m over the sea level. It lies at the border with Poland. You can easily pass it and visit the polish hut for refreshment. Under the peak, there are caves, which originated from desintegrated sand-stones. The caves are famous as "Skalne diery" (i.e. Rock holes) and are close to signed tourist path.

Historical forest narrow gauge railway - is a prominent technical monument, which had connected region Kysuce with region Orava. The superelevation of the track is overpassed by steam locomotive, which alternately pulls and pusches ist load. The railway was proclamed for national culture monument in 1991. The railway passes through the area of Museum of Kysuce village in Vychylovka.

Terchova - the statue of Juraj Janosik (legendar slovak rebel, who was sentenced to death and was hung by his rib) and Holes of Janosik.

Rajecka Lesna - Slovak Betlehem - was engraved to basswood by master Jozef Pekara, who begun to work on this in 1980. The beautiful exhibition shows not only birth of Jesus Christ in Betlehem and his life, but also history of Slovak nation. The scene of Christ's birth is integrated into village Rajecka Lesna. There are all slovak regions around with all theirs famous places and memories. Strongholds like Devin, Trencin, Orava, catedhrals in Nitra, Trnava, Kosice and many others. In the background there is Krivan, one of the hills of High Tatras, which represents the symbol of Slovakia.
The whole masterpiece is 8,5 m long, 2,5 m wide and 3 m high. There are approximately 300 figures, of which 1/2 are mobile.

Turzovka - pilgrim place Zivcakova is the destination of believers of entire Slovakia and neighbourhood countries.