Surroundings and activities

Where to go in the Liptov region?

Hotel *** Strachanovka – Jánska koliba is suited in Liptovský Ján, part Jánska walley, that lays in beautiful region Liptov. Liptov is famous because of its beauty of landscape and its great possibilties not only for relax and vacations but for sport activities as well. You can ski, do cycloturism, skialpinism or different water sports.

Undoubtdedly the best relax is in thermal parks. The are 7 thermal well springs in Liptovský Ján where the most interesting is spring Rudolf. This weel spring is used for filling water to swimming-pools at the thermal spa in Liptovský Ján (it is 500m far from our pension). There are some more thermal parks in Liptov – AquaPark Tatralandia and ThermalPark Bešeňová.

There is a nearly suited water dam Liptovská Mara from our pension. It affords opportunity for funn and relaxing or making some water sports in autocamp Liptovský Trnovec that lays at north side of Liptovská Mara. You can swimming, surfimg, yachtimg, windsurfing here or you can voyage on a boat called Liptov.

If you love tourism, you can do trips to beautifiul valleys in Small and West Tatras (Jánska walley, Demänovská walley and Jasná, Važecká walley, Žiarska walley, Bobrovecká walley …) or you can make a trip to show summits of our mountains – Ďumbier, Chopok, Prašivá, Kráľova Hoľa … There are also 3 caves you can visit. They are Demänovská Liberty Cave and Demänovská Ice Cave in Damänovská walley and Važecká Cave in Važec walley.

In winter you can go skiing to ski downhills. The nearest one is Javorovica – 300m far from our pension. Some other ski centers with great downhills and lifts are in Jasná – the biggest slovak ski centre – it is about 20 km far from us.

Thermal springs

  • KAĎA mineral spring – healing thermal water possibility of natural bathing (freely accessible about 800 m from the hotel in the direction of the village Liptovský Ján along the pedestrian zone)
  • Medokýš mineral spring – from Liptovský Ján under the mountain, through Borova Sihota towards Liptovský Hrádok
  • TEPLICA – drinking mineral water near Kadi
  • Uhorčianka – natural source of mineral water in the village of Uhorská Ves
  • Nadina Studnička – on the edge of the meadow by the road in the Jánská valley behind the Stanišovská cave

Caves and underground beauty

  • Stanišovská cave about 2 km from our hotel 50% discount on entry
  • PODZEMIE POD VEŽAMI Liptovský Ján discounted entry for guests
  • MEDVEDIA Štôlňa Žiarska dolina discounted entry
  • Demänovská Slobody Cave – direction Jasná approx. 16 km from our hotel
  • Demänovská Ice Cave – direction Jasná approx. 16 km from our hotel
  • Važecká Cave – direction Važec approx. 30 km from our hotel

Caves and underground beauties of the mountains – lookout towers, mountain huts, cycling, rock climbing, cable cars

  • Poludnica
  • Stanišovské sedlo
  • Wooden lookout tower in Liptovský Ján above the thermal spring Kaďa
  • Ďumbier
  • Smrekovica
  • cycling routes
  • Mountain bikes, roller skates rental – Hotel Ďumbier 10% discount
  • Rock climbing Kanceľ in front of Biely Liptovský Ján-Jánska valley, Machnatô Jasná
  • Chopok cableway

Sport – entertainment – relax

  • Poludnica
  • Stanišovské sedlo
  • Wooden lookout tower in Liptovský Ján above the thermal spring Kaďa
  • Ďumbier
  • Smrekovica
  • cycling routes
  • Mountain bikes, roller skates rental – Hotel Ďumbier 10% discount
  • Rock climbing Kanceľ in front of Biely Liptovský Ján-Jánska valley, Machnatô Jasná
  • Chopok cableway

History, museums, culture – folklore, shepherds

  • Chambers and manor houses from the 16th-19th cent. Liptovský Ján
  • Evangelical church, Roman Catholic church in Liptovský Ján
  • Pribylina open-air museum of Liptovský village
  • Vlkolínec
  • Forest railway Liptovský Hrádok
  • Nestville Park
  • Wooden Articular Church Svätý Kríž
  • Janko Kráľ Museum
  • Liptovská gallery of Peter Michal Bohúň
  • Permanent exhibition “Our Heritage” Liptovský Ján
  • Havránok Archeoskanzen near Liptovská Mara

Families with children

  • ZOO Liptovský Mikuláš
  • Handy Dandy RGB Liptov (children’s arena)
  • BABYSITING Lobelka (professional babysitters)
  • DRAK DEMIÁN’S POKLADY in the Demänovská valley
  • Playground baby land Villa Betula

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