Caves open to public
No region in Europe is like Gemer with his underground jewels-caves. Five of them are open to the public and are waiting for your visit: 1.) in the north you will be cooled by Dobšinská Ice Cave 2.) in the southeast enchants Domica - the largest cave in the Slovak Karst, 3.) in Krásnohorská Cave you can admire the largest stalagnite in Europe dressed up in cave overalls and with headlight lights, 4.) in Gombasecká cave 3 meter thin stalactites, so-called straws, the 5.) Ochtinská is the most beautiful aragonite cave in Europe and one of the four public accessible in the world.
Ochtiná aragonite cave
There are only four to public accessible aragonite caves in the world - one in Mexico, the other in Argentina, third in Czech republic and the most beautiful one of them, the Ochtiná Aragonite Cave in Slovakia. Visit this world unique at Region Gemer!
The Krásnohorská Cave will offer you a unique adventurous experience. With caving gear you will go through a cave with wooden footbridges, ladders, ropes to the largest stalagmite you have ever seen.
Gombasecká Cave stands out especially for its unique thin sinter straws, which reach a length of up to 3 m and are preserved to such an extent as in any other cave in Slovakia.