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The Divín Castle

Castle

he village Divín is situated next to the water reservoir Ružiná in south of central Slovakia. Ruins of the medieval Divín Castle can be seen above the village.

The Castle was built by the end of the 13th century and it played an important role as an anti-Turkish fort in the 16th century. Its ill-famed owner Imrich Balassa, robber knight seated here in the 17th century and undertook assaults in its environs. After his death, the Castle was conquered by the Imperial troops in 1683 and fell in decay. Only parts of some walls survive.

Fortified and likewise abandoned Renaissance manor house, Baroque church and the building of parsonage with the oldest sundial in region of Novohrad are in Divín. Interesting events are organized here in summer months.

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Places Around

Ružiná (dam)

Ružiná (dam)

Thanks to very pleasant climate and favourable geographic position in south of Slovakia between the towns Lučenec and Zvolen, water reservoir Ružiná (called after the near village) – attracts the national and foreign tourist.

Dobročský prales (Primeval forest of Dobroč)

Dobročský prales (Primeval forest of Dobroč)

NNM-Dobročský prales is one of the oldest conservation areas in Slovakia (since 1913). It inheres in absolute altitude of 700-1000 m above a sea-level and its area is 103.85 ha. The reason for its protection is the preservation of original forests that have been shaping for centuries. The development of Dobročský prales takes part in all stages (growing stage, optimum, destruction) and phases (reproduction and decline) that create characteristic image of the wildwood. The development cycle lasts four hundred years. The curiosity of primeval forest of Dobročský prales are trees and animals.

Turistická ubytovňa Hotel Divin

Turistická ubytovňa Hotel Divin

Turistická ubytovňa Hotel Divin is located in Divín and features barbecue facilities. Among the various facilities of this property are a terrace and a shared lounge. The property features a restaurant.

Villa Monica

Villa Monica

Ponúka prenájom apartmánov v unikátnom prostredí priamo pri brehu vodnej nádrže Ružiná s plážou vhodnou na nerušenú rybačku s priateľmi, rôzne druhy vodných športov ako aj na kúpanie s deťmi.

Duvox

Duvox

The Duvox guest house and restaurant is located in the village Krivan near the R2 motorway exit.

Penzion Victoria

Penzion Victoria

Penzion Victoria is located in the Detva district in the picturesque village of Korytárka, which extends under the majestic Polana - the largest deserted volcano in Europe. The pension is situated on the main road between Kriváň and Hriňová.

Penzion Anka

Penzion Anka

The guesthouse is situated in the center of Hriňová, on the main route Kriváň - Kokava and at the same time to jump from the beautiful nature of the Veporské vrchy protected landscape area of ​​Poľana. This area is unique due to its fauna and flora of the extinct Polana volcano, and therefore the Podpoľanie region is a place for hiking and cycling.

Pivnica a penzion pri studni

Pivnica a penzion pri studni

The Pivnica Pri Studni Restaurant is located in a refurbished beerhouse that breathes an incomparable atmosphere. Especially in the winter, right? you can sit under a stone vault in a burning fireplace. Our goal is to make you feel comfortable in the restaurant, tasting a good meal that will be brought to your attention by helpful staff.

Penzión Rocket Club

Penzión Rocket Club

Located in Lučenec, 47 km from Zvolen, Penzión Rocket Club boasts a barbecue and sun terrace. There is a water park on site and guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site.

Hotel Slovan

Hotel Slovan

Located in the center of Lučenec, Hotel Slovan features an on-site restaurant with a terrace and a stylish lobby bar and night club. Spa facilities are also available, as well as a fitness area and a billiards room. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel.

Hotel Clavis ***

Hotel Clavis ***

Situated in Lučenec, 50 km from Zvolen and 150 km from Budapest, Hotel Clavis features air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar.

Miraj resort

Miraj resort

This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Situated in Lučenec, 49 km from Zvolen, Miraj Resort features accommodation with a spa centre and hot tub, and guests can enjoy a drink at the bar. Free private parking is available on site.

Hotel The Grand Vígľaš ****

Hotel The Grand Vígľaš ****

Surrounding by greenery and offering a free usage of an indoor pool and spa area, The Grand Vígľaš, set in a fully restored 13th century castle, is located a 15-minute drive from Zvolen. Free WiFi and free private parking are available.

Park Košútka

Park Košútka

Park Košútka je moderné rekreačné stredisko s vysokým štandardom služieb a starostlivosťou o návštevníkov. Nachádza sa v pohorí Veporské vrchy 1,5 km od centra mesta Hriňová.

Miraj resort

Miraj resort

This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Situated in Lučenec, 49 km from Zvolen, Miraj Resort features accommodation with a spa centre and hot tub, and guests can enjoy a drink at the bar. Free private parking is available on site.

Padaj.sk

Padaj.sk

Adrenalinové centrum z množstvom leteckých zážitkou na celý život.

Podpolianske Museum Detva

Podpolianske Museum Detva

The main purpose of the museum is collection, documentation, professional processing, protection, and exhibition of material and immaterial artifacts of Podpoľanie.

Novohrad Museum and Gallery Lučenec

Novohrad Museum and Gallery Lučenec

Novohrad Museum in Lučenec was established in 1955 as the District Homeland Studies Museum in Halič. In the years 1967 – 1985 it was relocated to Fiľakovo under the name of the Novohrad Museum. Since 1985 it has been located in the monument building of county courthouse in the historical centre of the town of Lučenec.

Turkish bridge in Poltár

Turkish bridge in Poltár

The Turkish bridge over the river Ipeľ in Poltár, in the south of central Slovakia, is the third oldest preserved bridge of its kind in Slovakia.

Chateau of Vígľaš

Chateau of Vígľaš

Východne od Zvolena na strednom Slovensku nad obcou Vígľaš stojí rovnomenný zámok. Počiatky slovanského hradiska siahajú do stredoveku, kde vznikol kláštorný objekt spravovaný templárskym rádom.

Hotel The Grand Vígľaš ****

Hotel The Grand Vígľaš ****

Surrounding by greenery and offering a free usage of an indoor pool and spa area, The Grand Vígľaš, set in a fully restored 13th century castle, is located a 15-minute drive from Zvolen. Free WiFi and free private parking are available.

The memorial of Matej Bel (Očová)

The memorial of Matej Bel (Očová)

The inhabitants of the village of Očová, central Slovakia, can be proud of their famous native Matej Bel, an enlightened man who was called the great adornment of Hungary. In his honour a memorial was built in the village.

Modrý Kameň Castle

Modrý Kameň Castle

Ruins of the Modrý Kameň Castle stand on a hill over the smallest town in Slovakia bearing the same name - Modrý Kameň. Nowadays the Castle houses a unique Museum of Puppets and Toys. The originally Gothic Castle was built around 1137. The first known owner of the castle was Ditrich, head of the Zvolen county, from the famous family of Knight Donč.

The Castle of Fiľakovo

The Castle of Fiľakovo

The distinct dominant of the town Fiľakovo on the Slovak-Hungarian frontier are the ruins of its Castle, which survived the Tartar raids in the 13th century.

Events Around

Temné kecy PF 2019 TOUR - Detva

AK SI Z DETVY TAK POZOR! Temné Kecy sú tu aj v novom roku s ich PF 2019 Tour. Najdrsnejšia a najpredávanejšia stand-up comedy show na Slovensku a ich premiéroví program, ktorý sa rozhodne oplatí vidieť.

Adam Ďurica a hostia akustické koncerty, Lučenec

Adam Ďurica si pre svojich fanúšikov pripravil skutočnú hudobnú lahôdku. Už na jar roka 2019 naplánoval akustické turné v sprievode svojich hostí a skvelých hudobníkov. Divákom sa predstaví v siedmich slovenských mestách od Žiliny až po Prešov, kde odznejú jeho najväčšie hity ako Holubička, Spolu, Jazero, Neľutujem či Mandolína v aranžmánoch a s novým zvukom a dozviete sa ako niektoré z nich vznikli. V každom meste bude mať akustický koncert špeciálneho hudobného hosťa: Sima Martausová, Peter Bič a Viktória z Peter Bič Project, Karmen Pál-Baláž a ďalší. Užite si príjemný hudobný večer a vychutnajte si známe melódie tak, ako ste ich ešte nepočuli. Špeciálni hostia: Peter Bič ,Victoria z Peter Bič Project a Karmen Pál-Baláž V prípade záujmu o kúpu vstupenky ZŤP vozičkár (2 €), prosím kontaktovať na telefónnom čísle 0902 437 590 Predpredaj.sk vám umožňuje online nákup vstupeniek na rôzne hudobné, kultúrne, športové a iné podujatia. Vybrať si môžete aj zo širokej ponuky kurzov, adrenalínových zážitkov, výrobkov a služieb.

ODCHODY VLAKOV - Lučenec

Druhá séria úspešnej, vynaliezavej a invenčnej komédie pre dvoch hercov z pera legendárneho autora Petra Zelenku na motívy hry Michaela Frayna.  ODCHODY VLAKOV sú príbehom dvoch neúspešných hercov, ktorí sa aj za cenu totálneho kolapsu snažia zachrániť svoje predstavenie, dobrú povesť a zvláštny milenecký vzťah. Počas 80 minút prináša hra množstvo zábavných a krkolomných situácií.

Hudba v kruhu: Marc Ribot (USA)

Marc Ribot, jeden z najoriginálnejších hudobníkov súčasnosti, gitarista Toma Waitsa, spoluhráč Johna Zorna, koncertuje v súčasnosti s desiatimi projektami - od koncertnej filmovej hudby cez punk, s hudbou Johna Cagea až k latinskoamerickým fúziám. Čo čakať od jeho sólového koncertu? Medzi jeho 24 albumami je 6 sólových nahrávok, všetky sú štýlovo rôznorodé. Kritika píše, že jeho sólové vystúpenia sú nepredvídateľné, často založené na čistej improvizácii.