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Hornad Canyon

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Beautiful river canyon in Slovak Paradise

Fantastic hiking adventure along the river Hornad in a narrow rocky canyon surrounded by high... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
DrAtkari
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Mansfield, United Kingdom
via mobile
On thin path

Prielom Hornádu (Hornad river breakthrough) is a major tourist attraction in the north of Slovak... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2016
endrju_74
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic hiking adventure along the river Hornad in a narrow rocky canyon surrounded by high mountains. Multiple steep gorges ascending from the canyon providing opportunities for ladder climbing hiking experience. The canyon can be scaled via narrow footpath with metal steps (via ferrata) in places,...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

Prielom Hornádu (Hornad river breakthrough) is a major tourist attraction in the north of Slovak Paradise National Park. It is about 13 km, but there're options of splitting it into shorter circular walks. The river Hornad brakes through high mountains. It is followed by a...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Nice and quiet easy hike compared to other canyons possible with kids as well. Interesting are parts where you go just above the Hornad river, these places are secured with metal supports and chains. You can connect this hike with Klastorna canyon and after just...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2016

The area Hornad Canyon is located in is full of really nice hiking routes and this is also a must try. Walking along the river is pleasant, but when the path leads towards some metal platforms fixed to the rocks literally above the river, that...More

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keith_aggersberg
22 July 2017|
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Response from DrAtkari | Reviewed this property |
There are short sections with the metal platforms and chains only but in few places can be a bit challenging. I feel that it should be suitable for you though. It's very user friendly and I have seen a wide variety of age... More
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