Dobšiná the Amazing Slovak Ice Cave

Slovak paradise is the mountain range, and the cave in it is officially in UNESCO World Heritage. The ice cave has a thickness that can reach 26.5m thus making it one of the most amazing and significant ice caves on our Planet. To make it easy accesible to tourists stairs have been built and they guide you in exploring the ice cave. The mountain itself can be compared with Dachstein-Rieseneishöhle and Eisriesenwelt from Austrian Alps or even Romanian Scărişoara Cave in Bihor Mts. Glaciated part elevates to 1,100 to 1,20 m.n.m., the monumental glaciation of the Dobšinská Ľadová Jaskyňa persist for thousands of years at elevations only 920 to 950 m. Nowadays the main and most visited touristic attraction of Slovak Paradise National Park.

Visit it because: The ice structures are enormous and the developed tourism makes it an enjoyable experience.
Visit it when: The cave is open from May 15 to Sept 30, except Mondays.
Visit it where: Dobšiná village is situated between Poprad and Rožňava.[divider]

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