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Vlkolinec, Ruzomberok 034 03, Slovakia
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Reviewed August 26, 2019

Worth the visit. Beautiful nature around the village and it's interesting to see how people used to live in the past. The open farm is fun for kids especially.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Peter G
Reviewed August 24, 2019

We were travelling through Slovakia with motorbikes and put Vlkolinec on our road book. Very nice village (better to visit outside of holiday period) with typical wood houses in a wonderful landscape.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank pparys
Reviewed August 18, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful place, protected by UNESCO with residents living in it as normal. Great to wander around and think about what life would have been like in the village a hundred or so years ago. One of the cottages is a small museum fitted out as...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank TaurangaTikiTourer
Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

The whole area is full of nature - peaceful and fantastic landscapes. The typical medieval settlement with unique houses is authentic and with less commercial business concept. The way to get there is not easy to find. Google maps failed.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank steelriver2014
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

We were driving from Žilina towards Levoča and we made a detour to Vlkolinec. It is a very nice village, very well preserved. It was a really wonderful experience walking around an watching those old houses. One of them also houses a little ethno museum.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Soccca
Reviewed October 28, 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marian K
Reviewed October 11, 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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank K4803PXmartinr
Reviewed October 1, 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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pavlina V
Reviewed September 30, 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.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank izret
Reviewed August 23, 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

Date of experience: July 2018
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carl0618
January 1, 2019|
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Response from korcha700 | Reviewed this property |
I dont know about any buses to Vlkolinec but there are buses from Banska Bystrica to Ruzomberok every day and from the station you can take taxi or have a walk throught this small town to Vlkolinec. Or take taxi to B&B... More
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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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