The educational trail in the district of Vranov nad Topľou

Forest educational trail Tajch (Pavlovce)

At the foot of Slanské vrchy mountains, near the village of Pavlovce, there is a forest educational trail Tajch. It will take you to the unique seed orchards of the Scots elm, which is a tree endangered in some European localities. About 50 elm seedlings from this area were planted in the castle park of the royal residence of Highgrove in the west of England.

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Tajch Forest Nature Trail
Tajch Forest Nature Trail
Tajch Forest Nature Trail
Tajch Forest Nature Trail

Educational trail Telekia (Hermanovce)

It was created in 2014, its length is 6 kilometers, elevation of 260 meters. The name of the nature trail is derived from a rare flower growing in the valley of Starý potok and at the foot of Oblík hill, called Telekia (Telekia spesiosa). A tourist attraction of this trail is the most extensive rock formation of the Slanské vrchy mountains - Hermanovské skaly hills in the Valley of the Giants.   

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Educational trail Oblík (Hermanovce)

This trail leads around the impressive Oblík hill. At the top of the hill, there is a national nature reserve with the 5th degree of nature protection - it is therefore not accessible for tourism. In the reserve, it is possible to move only on the marked nature trail. It is part of the Šimonka Area of European Importance and the Slanské vrchy Protected Bird Area (both are part of the Natura 2000 system).

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Forest educational trail Herlica (Petrovce)

Herlica educational trail is located above the village of Petrovce in the Vranov district. It offers, in addition to learning about forestry and nature, also a brief insight into the period of partisan resistance in II. world war. The nature trail has a total of 15 stops. The length of the route is 3,400 meters, the elevation gain is 160 meters and it is moderately demanding. More info: View of the Oblík hill from ET Herlica

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Pohľad na vrch Oblík z NCH Herlica
Pohľad na vrch Oblík z NCH Herlica

The Zámutov rail educational trail (Zámutov)

The Zámutov trail in the Vranov district is, among other things, a route focused on nature and the history of forestry in the surrounding Slanské vrchy mountains. There used to be a forest railway here. On the route, visitors will find a replica of the wagon whichused to drive on the railway in the past.

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Relaxation and educational trail Bučí laz (Juskova Voľa)

The Bučí laz circuit is a trail in undemanding terrain with a length of 4 kilometers and an elevation gain of 78 meters. It leads along groomed routes and is marked with a red sign in the terrain. It passes through several natural environments (stream alluvium, meadow, shrubs, deciduous forest).

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Bila Hura Forest Nature Trail (Vranov nad Topľou)

The route is suitable for easy walks in the vicinity of the town. The total length of the trail is 2.5 kilometers with an elevation gain of 70 meters. It provides information about the surrounding nature on 10 educational panels. Visitors have the opportunity to work out at the sports stations of the oxygen track on a section of 660 meters with an elevation of 40 meters. It is a great place for leisure activities for the whole family.

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Bila Hura Forest Nature Trail
Bila Hura Forest Nature Trail
Bila Hura Forest Nature Trail
Bila Hura Forest Nature Trail