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Botanical garden in Košice

Botanical, Zoological garden

Botanical garden of University of P. J. Šafárik in Košice – the eastern metropolis – is the largest in Slovakia.

The Botanical garden of Košice spreads at the foothills next to the northern edge of the city on an area of 30 hectares. It is open to public since 1950. It contains in total 4,000 plant species, hence it is one of the most important in central Europe.

Its collection of about 1,200 cactuses, allegedly the largest in what was once territory of Czechoslovakia, is particularly valuable. Its exhibition of wonderful orchids, insectivores and subtropical flora in greenhouses on the area of 1,742 m2 is also worth seeing.

The Botanical garden of Košice holds the statute of the Protected Area since August 2002. The staff of the Garden cares after, among other things, 14 protected species from eastern Slovakia including eight critically endangered plant species.

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Places Around

Pokhoi

Ak hľadáte podnik, do ktorého zapadnete v momente, keď doň vstúpite, post-punkový Pokhoi vás určite nesklame.

Hradová Watchtower

Hradová Watchtower

Let´s have a look at Košice from the hight! You can have an experience of a panoramic view of the town from the nearby Hradová Watchtower. It rises on the top of the hill, where a medieval castle used to be located in the past. Access is very simple indeed. You can get there by public transport and a little walking.

Zoological garden in Košice

Zoological garden in Košice

The Košice Zoological Garden in eastern Slovakia's largest city is, in terms of the area that it covers, one of the largest zoos in Europe.

Ružín (dam)

Ružín (dam)

The water reservoir lies not far away from Košice in a wonderful natural setting. The big V-shaped lake is a much sought after holiday resort and active relaxation next to water.

The geyser of Herľany

The geyser of Herľany

The favourite destination in the environs of Košice is undoubtedly Herľany. The special attraction of this former spa is the famous geyser of Herľany.

Jasovská cave

Jasovská cave

The Jasovská cave is situated on the eastern edge of the Slovenský kras karst. Thanks to its significance and unique ornamentation, it was included into the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Raslavkameň

Raslavkameň

K prírodným zaujímavostiam, či neživým hračkám prírody, patria rozličné skalné útvary, ktoré sa v ľudskej fantázii prepájajú s magickými príbehmi a čarovnými schopnosťami. K takýmto miestam patrí aj Raslavkameň.

Slovak opal mines

Slovak opal mines

Several cooperatives seeking commercial utilization of the location emerged after 1989. Opálové bane Libanka, s.r.o. was founded in Prešov on May 19th, 2010. The company received authorization to mine opal in MS Červenica in May 2012, after which surface mining on tailings pile Viliam in October 2012 called Monika. More than 90 years after the last mining operation of the last mining renter, the French consortium Bittner-Belangenay. A permanent exhibition of Slovak Opal focusing on the history and present of the opal mines was opened in the Regional museum in Prešov. The exhibition is available to the public since 6th of June 2016. The underground of Slovak Opal Mines is open to public since July 1st 2015 through tunnel Jozef, the mine can be visited around the year. On October 11th 2016 the Industrial Property Office of Slovak Republic issued a certificate of Designations of origin for products and geographical indications for products. This certificate was registered by WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) on November 10th 2016 under the registration number 1061.

Krčma Letná

Krčma Letná

Krčma Letná má so skutočnou krčmou spoločný asi iba názov. V skutočnosti ide o modernú zrekonštruovanú reštauráciu, ktorá je fascinujúcim dizajnérskym skvostom.

Restaurant & Pension Baránok ***

Restaurant & Pension Baránok ***

Located next to the Kosice Forest Park, this family-run guest house is 1.5 km away from the centre. Furnished in rustic style and situated in the attic, the en-suite rooms are air-conditioned. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the Baranok Penzion.

Góvinda

Góvinda

Navštívte Góvindu a nechajte sa očariť vôňami exotických korení a pravou indickou kuchyňou. Keď hovoríme o indickej kuchyni, máme namysli skutočnú védsku kuchyňu a nie moderné školy indického varenia na spôsob kuracieho karí. Védska kuchyňa je tradične vegetariánska a uspokojí i tých, ktorí odmietajú aj mlieko a mliečne výrobky.

Staromestská piváreň

Staromestská piváreň je typická česká krčmička v prekrásnom dome z 19. storočia, ktorá si vás získa pravou starosvetskou atmosférou. Tú dotvára predovšetkým veselá a komunikatívna obsluha a celodrevený interiér.

Bamboo sushi & grill bar

Bamboo sushi & grill bar

Bamboo sushi & grill bar je prvou košickou reštauráciou špecializovanou na sushi. Reštaurácia má veľmi príjemný interiér, ktorý spája prvky ázijskej kultúry s európskym štýlom stolovania.

Schalkház

Schalkház

Kaviareň Schalkház je pripomienkou rovnomenného košického hotela, ktorý bol v rokoch 1873 až 1963 považovaný za skvost medzi hotelmi. Stretávala sa tu európska aristokracia, diplomati, ale aj cisári a králi z celého sveta. Tamojšia káva bola povestná a obradné vystupovanie čašníkov malo európsku úroveň. Duch hotela – a s ním aj milióny príbehov z vyššej spoločnosti – žije v kaviarni Schalkház dodnes.

Med Malina

Med Malina

Med Malina, to je poctivá stredoeurópska a zároveň tradičná ľudová kuchyňa v nádhernom vidieckom prostredí s folklórnymi prvkami.

Caffé Trieste

Caffé Trieste

Talianske mestečko Terst je miesto, kde sa káva nepije, ale vychutnáva. To isté platí o kaviarni Caffé Trieste, ktorá prináša tradíciu a atmosféru severotalianskeho prístavného mesta do centra Košíc.

Pivovar Golem

Pivovar Golem

Golem je známa košická piváreň s vlastným pivom a s najlepším nakladaným hermelínom v okolí. Nachádza sa priamo v centre Košíc, v 500-ročnomhistorickom dome, ktorého interiér pripomína klasickú českú hospôdku.

Hotel Rokoko ***

Hotel Rokoko ***

Hotel Rokoko is situated close to the centre of Košice.

City Hotel Košice ***

City Hotel Košice ***

The new City Hotel Kosice is located close to the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy and the D1 motorway.

Restaurant & Pension Baránok ***

Restaurant & Pension Baránok ***

Located next to the Kosice Forest Park, this family-run guest house is 1.5 km away from the centre. Furnished in rustic style and situated in the attic, the en-suite rooms are air-conditioned. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the Baranok Penzion.

Hotel Yasmin ****

Hotel Yasmin ****

Situated just a few steps from the heart of the city, the Hotel Yasmin combines stylish guest rooms and suites, modern conference and wellness facilities and superb cuisine.

Hotel Ambassador ****

Hotel Ambassador ****

Family Hotel Ambassador**** is located in the Košice municipal preserve. The original old part of the hotel is a protected cultural monument and its origin dates back to the period around the second half of the 13th century. Hotel Ambassador is located in the Košice municipal preserve. The building originally served as a dwelling house and underwent several reconstructions in the past. The present complex look is the result of a reconstruction in combination with an additional building and a new building completed in September 2009. Family Hotel Ambassador**** is located in the Košice municipal preserve. The original old part of the hotel is a protected cultural monument and its origin dates back to the period around the second half of the 13th century.

Grand Guest - House ***

Grand Guest - House ***

Located in the pedestrian zone of the centre of Kosice, Penzión Grand offers rooms with satellite TV, free wired and wireless internet connections and breakfast every morning. Each room has a private bathroom with a bathtub or a shower, while some room also feature a refrigerator and a seating area.

Penzión Hradbová ***

Penzión Hradbová ***

The guest house Hradbová Košice is situated directly in the historically oldest part of the royal town Košice. It offers accommodation in 24 rooms in a pleasant, quite surroundings. The rooms meet higher accommodation standards.

Vodné športy na Hornáde

Vodné športy na Hornáde

Splavujeme.sk ponúka splavy a kurzy vhodné pre začiatočníkov, celé rodiny s deťmi, ale aj pre pokročilých vodákov. V Košiciach na Aničke prebiehajú kurzy kanoistiky a v tesnej blízkosti Košíc rafting a splavovanie Hornádu.

Ballooning Košice

Ballooning Košice

Let balónom nad Košicami - zaručuje úplne iný pohľad na svet. Balón Vám sprostredkuje dobrodružstvo, romantiku, zážitok, vytvára priestor Vašej fantázii, a to v každom ročnom období.

Ski Kavečany

Ski Kavečany

Lyžiarske stredisko Kavečany sa nachádza v regióne Gemer/Abov/Košice.

Skiresort Jahodná

Skiresort Jahodná

Vo východnej časti Slovenského Rudohoria, 15 km od Košíc sa nachádza Športovo-rekreačné stredisko Jahodná s celoročnou prevádzkou. Počas zimnej sezóny ponúka ľahké a stredne ťažké zjazdové trate.

Golf Club Red Fox Malá Ida

Golf Club Red Fox Malá Ida

Nové deväťjamkové ihrisko v Malej Ide pri Košiciach má rozlohu 30 hektárov. Ihrisko v nádhernej prírodnej scenérii charakterizujú široké ferveje, veľké gríny s variabilným rozmiestnením jamiek, pričom je spestrené vodnými plochami a ramenami potoka.

Skipark Erika

Skipark Erika

The skiing centre Erika Skipark at Kojšovská hoľa mountain is situated 25 km north-west of Košice in Volovské vrchy hills.

Eastern Slovakia Museum

Eastern Slovakia Museum

The Eastern Slovakia Museum ranks among the oldest and most important museums in Slovakia. Its exhibitions provide visitors with an insight into the history and nature of Eastern Slovakia. The museum features a number of unique exhibits. The museum currently houses more than 500,000 objects, a selection of which is on display in five permanent thematic expositions.

Slovak Technical Museum

Slovak Technical Museum

This museum documents the development of science and technology in Slovakia.It is only one of its kind in our country. During its existence it has gathered more than 16,000 collections and thus it offers its visitors several valuable and interesting expositions.

Holy Trinity Church

Holy Trinity Church

The church is the most valuable Baroque object in Košice, with the most beautiful period interior. You simply cannot omit it on your walk through theHlavná street of the town.

Kostol dominikánov (Dominikánsky kostol v Košiciach)

Kostol dominikánov (Dominikánsky kostol v Košiciach)

Je najstarším kostolom mesta, zároveň najstarším zachovaným objektom Košíc vôbec. Je zasvätený Nanebovzatiu Panny Márie. Jeho veža o 8 metrov prevyšuje vežu Dómu sv. Alžbety a preto je Dominikánsky kostol najvyššou historickou budovou Košíc.

State Theatre Košice

State Theatre Košice

História divadelníctva v Košiciach má viac ako šesťstoročnú tradíciu. Divadelné umenie vždy zapúšťa korene tam, kde pre svoj rozkvet a vývoj nachádza vhodnú pôdu. Mesto Košice od svojho zrodu takou pôdou bolo.

Puppet Theatre in Košice

Puppet Theatre in Košice

Bábkové divadlo Košice vzniklo ako štvrté na Slovensku, rozhodnutím zo dňa 17. júna 1959. Prvou premiérou bola hra J. Pehra - L. Spáčila Guliver v Maňuškove v réžii Dr. A. Pogorielova.

Vojtech Löffler Museum

Vojtech Löffler Museum

The artistic core and community centre of contemporary art, which in addition to housing an exposition of the works of the sculptor Vojtech Löffler and unique auto portraits of the most prestigious Košice painters of the 20th century, also maps out and supports the art of painting, also providing space for the presentation of contemporary fine art and the new generation of artists.

Kaplnka sv. Michala v Košiciach

Kaplnka sv. Michala v Košiciach

Z popularity malej Kaplnky sv. Michala "kradne" jej majestátny "sused" Dóm sv. Alžbety. Avšak jedno jej nikto nevezme a tým je jej bohatá história a príbehy, ktoré sa skrývajú za jej stenami, v podzemných útrobách či v jej blízkom okolí.

Wax museum

Wax museum

A unique museum, the only one in Slovakia, is situated in the very centre of the town of Košice. The museum presents personalities of the cultural and social life of the region in a historical context.

St. Elisabeth Minster

St. Elisabeth Minster

The dominant of the square and the town of Košice is the monumental Gothic St Elisabeth Minster. This building, rather isolated from the rest of the square, is the largest church of Slovakia and the easternmost situated Gothic cathedral of western type in Europe.

Events Around

The Gentlemen tour 2018 - Košice

Milé dámy, prestavujeme vám historicky prvé tour našej tanečno striptízovej skupiny THE GENTLEMEN SLOVAKIA, ktoré sa uskutoční od 28. septembra v 18-tich mestách na Slovensku! Skupina je zložená len zo slovenských striptérov, ktorý si pripravili pre vás profesionálne divadelno - tanečno, striptízové vystúpenie. Gentlemeni trénujú pod dohľadom uznávaného tanečníka a choreografa Johnnyho Mečocha

ZUZANA SMATANOVÁ tour 2018 - Košice

Zuzana Smatanová, ako stálica popovej scény, vyráža pri príležitosti 15 rokov pôsobenia  na hudobnej scéne na dlhoočakávané turné po slovenských mestách. Speváčka, textárka, gitaristka a skladateľka s nezameniteľným rukopisom okrem najväčších hitov predstaví aj piesne z nového albumu spolu s pilotným singlom „Horou“. Nenechajte si ujsť turné multiplatinovej speváčky Zuzany Smatanovej

Patríme k sebe tour 2018 - Košice

Kapela Smola a Hrušky vyráža na svoje vianočné turné Patríme k sebe tour 2018. Nová dvojhodinová koncertná show a vianočné prekvapenie!   Súťaže o lístky na turné a nové produkty prebiehajú tu: https://facebook. com/smolaahrusky https://instagram

ALEXANDROVCI EUROPEAN TOUR 2019 - Košice

ALEXANDROVCI – EUROPEAN TOUR 2019 2. 6. 2019 (nedeľa) 19:00, Steel Aréna – Košický štadión Ladislava Trojáka, Nerudova 12, 040 01 Košice Čas/Time: 18:25 h