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“bell tower”(3 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Vlkolinec, Ruzomberok 034 03, Slovakia
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+421 44/432 10 96
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 March 2012

Visit Vlkolinec, a UNESCO World Heritage site if you find yourself in the mountains of the northern Slovakia. The village has its unique feel and preserved folk architecture and it's amazingly picturesque - photographers'll have a field day here. There is also a small museum...More

5  Thank Tina Q
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 June 2015

The vilalge is nice but I expected a lot more from a unesco heritage site. There was very little to see, and it seems the region still has to learn how to tell its story to tourists

6  Thank Orna R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove to Vlkolinec early morning and the scenery was just beautiful & unique. But the Unesco label makes you anticipate something really really unique and indescribable. But I have to admit we were a little disappointed by the look, how the village is preserved....More

Thank Marian K
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

This place will bring you 100 years ago, you can see how people were living and you ll be impressed by architecture of the old buildings. It is great place to show to young people piece of our history.

Thank K4803PXmartinr
Reviewed 1 October 2018

little bit difficul way to there from Malino Brdo, but was nice! I am glad that I could do it! Typical nice village what is in UNESCO.

Thank Pavlina V
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Hey, mostly tourist attraction then the real view into the old ages, everything was renovated, far away from the real life. But the landscapes were completely beautiful. It really worth the time to go there for couple of hours.

Thank izret
Reviewed 23 August 2018

So glad we visited here on our way from Liptovsky Mikulas to Ostrava. Signposted from Ruzomberok makes it easy to find, once here its easy to park followed by 2 eur admission fee into the village. This is one of the highlights of Slovakia for...More

Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Wooden settlement Vlkolínec is perfect place for seeing unique Slovak folk architecture and it is good place for relax- I am sure that sorrounding nature, mountains, birds singing will have positively effect on your wellbeing. Vlkolínec is situated on the hill, road on hill is...More

Thank SilviaG5019
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this place few days ago. Ww drove up close to a main entrance. Road is very narrow and steep, bare this on your mind shlukd you want to visit this place. There is also a car park about 1 km away and from...More

Thank AnnaKurcinova
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Definitelly a must for every traveller to see, beautiful old traditional Slovak village with feel from 18th century.

Thank fcomunication
Reviewed 23 July 2018

dont forget its not museum. its living village and only 1 or 2 houses are open for tourists. If you are exploring amazing Liptov region this is the must see place to see

Thank korcha700
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Small village, just small museum, but great energy and view. Next time take some refreshment and blanket to sit on the grass and enjoy the antient place surrounded with nature

Thank bronislavab2016
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DeninaBernard
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Response from Helena0213 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there is accommodation there but you will need a car with snow tyres to get up the hill There is nothing else socially in the village just one bar but I'm Not sure which months it is open You would do well to find a... More
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Response from RolandNavratil | Reviewed this property |
Hello, i think not necessary but possible. You can read on internet or from little material given on place.
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