Sights & landmarks in Zvolen

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  • Lisa S
    Perth, Australia285 contributions
    We had a lovely walk around the castle & environs. All the many lookout points were lovely. Ongoing archeological research is interesting, too. Grounds were well kept & we enjoyed our visit. There are portaloos onsite & a little kiosk / cafe for refreshments.
    Written 7 September 2018
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Symbol of the city, visible from distance. Definitely number one for visitors to interiors and exteriors of castle. Nice walk to discover history
    Written 28 June 2022
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Well maintained place with big walking 🚶 zone, cycling 🚴🏻‍♀️ roads, mixed up with historical buildings, churches ⛪️, coffee places ☕️ , restaurants. Even many people the square is large to take the crowds. Parking option available in neighbouring streets
    Written 28 June 2022
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Unique armoured train 🚂 from second world 🌎 war. Located under the Zvolen castle in the park. You need to park the car 🚗 further and walk there. It could be much attractive when having it in better place with possibility to get on and see what is inside especially for kids. Hope the city understands that as the train is resting there for half a century
    Written 26 July 2019
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Catholic Church ⛪️ one one side of the square and evangelical on other side. Looking at castle and fountain ⛲️. Entrance from
    Square, parking in neighbouring streets
    Written 28 June 2022
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    We go back for centuries and stop at Catholic Church, located just on main square, park from one side, square and old houses 🏘 around. Fully functioning and one dominant place in city
    Written 28 June 2022
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Modern monument to remember brave people going against nazi. Par of square as neighbouring fountain, churches ⛪️, close to castle. No so much to enjoy but definitely to remember
    Written 28 June 2022
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Very easy hiking to see few ruined walls of castle. You drive to village Podzámčok then up the hill and at the end follow the sign to the ruins. You park under the hill. The rest is on your own and last part is on metal stairs. You see the villages around and nice 👍 view to mountainous nature. Welcome to 13th century or some left overs from Dobroniva
    Written 7 July 2018
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Part of square, typically after war’s Second World War monument. Gathering place for celebration end of war and bad times. Many historical buildings, churches ⛪️ or castle in walking distance
    Written 28 June 2022
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  • AndrejaKo
    Maribor, Slovenia1,069 contributions
    If you love castles, Slovakia is for sure a place for you. There are castles everywhere in different stages of upkeeping. We were there on sunday and the castle was closed, so we walk around it. It is not a castle masses go to, but if near, do stop by. No crowd.
    Written 13 June 2018
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Nice 👍 statue to remember the one who made a ground for Slovak language. Situated in nice park environment with many trees 🌳 and other attraction for m walking distance
    Written 28 June 2022
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  • Soko37
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3,880 contributions
    Planning looked like easy hike, reality turned to pretty good, maybe bit demanding 😥 trip. You start the hiking from parking place behind village Budca following green mark, optionally you can start in the middle of the village. We had a great 👍 sunny 😎 wether, water 💧 needed especially in heatwaves, good shoes 👟 is condition. Terrain is up and down on dust, rocks 🪨, dry mud, sometimes jumping over fallen trees 🌳. One hour hiking 🥾 to reach gem 💎 is calculated for experienced people, with kids you spend 50-100% extra. The final scenery is satisfying and really recommended
    Written 27 June 2022
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