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Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of the Carpathian Mountain Area

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A memorable pilgrimage

There are many wooden churches in Slovakia, eight of which have been put on the UNESCO list of... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
PatrickLLLLL
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Beautiful & Spiritual!

I am grateful and fortunate to find Slavo from Kosice in TripAdvisor and got him to agree to take... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2017
Karen L
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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

There are many wooden churches in Slovakia, eight of which have been put on the UNESCO list of world heritage sites. They are scattered over the Carpathian and a few are in obscure locations. The churches are open for visits by prior appointment only. We...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

I am grateful and fortunate to find Slavo from Kosice in TripAdvisor and got him to agree to take me to view these Wooden Churches and we saw 5 in total and blessed to see the interior of 2 of them. Can't thank enough to...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2015

These churches are hidden in small villages on the northern part of Eastern Slovakia. They are made of wood and richly decorated from inside. Some tourist guides do mention them but it's always better to check information beforehand. Usually someone from the village has a...More

3  Thank Tina Q
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Reviewed October 14, 2014

We decided to rent a car from Krakow and explore these churches. What an adventure! We stumbled across a few in Poland on our way to Slovakia. The drive was easy and with the GPS we actually were able to get right to the churches...More

6  Thank NewYorkBulldog
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Reviewed September 23, 2013

I have made three trips to Eastern Slovakia to see many of these historic Carpathian wooden churches. There are 27 wooden churches of National Cultural Heritage in Eastern Slovakia. I have toured at least a dozen of them, and I love the history and uniqueness...More

7  Thank JStephen23
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Reviewed June 25, 2013

We embarked on this adventure with minimum information and absence of knowledge of the language. We boarded an express train in Bratislava that took us to Banska Bystriska and then took another local train which travelled back to Hronsek, since express reain does not stop...More

7  Thank indirakah
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