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Jasovska Cave, Jasov

Jasovská Cave is a speleothem limestone cave and archaeological site in the Slovak Karst in Slovakia. It is located near the village of Jasov, around 25km from Košice city.
The cave was partly opened for the public in 1846, making it the oldest publicly accessible cave in Slovakia. The lower parts of the cave were discovered in 1922 to 1924 and a concrete footpath was built and electrical lightning was installed in 1924. 852m out of 2,148m are open to the public.
Many archaeological discoveries of the Paleolithic, Neolith and the Hallstatt periods have been made in the cave. Along with a number of caves of the Slovak Karst, Jasovská Cave has been induced into the UNESCO World Heritage list as a part of the Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst site.
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  • A 45 minute trip around the caves, which have some beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. The trips leave at particular times, so worth checking online to get there at the right time. Tickets were 5 e...  more »
  • The Jasovská cave is located in the Netherlands and belongs to the National Park Slovak Karst. The highlight is a metropolis located just 28 km from the East Slovak Košice. Cave system of corridors is big/long more than 3 km, but made available to the public is less than one km (720 m). Even so, shortened the length of the cave system is intriguing, which offered the breathtaking beauty of the underground world, shaped by the once-leaking under the zemnou River. Now known as the river flows over the surface and the cave of the Bodva only. In the cave it is possible to see the beautiful stalagmites, whether stalagnaty. Cave provides at the time of the winter haven for bats. Even in the summer it is possible to glimpse a bat in the cave of prelietajúceho. Watch out, the entrance to the cave is trwba to equip strong footwear and adequate clothing. In the cave is a constant temperature of around 8 ° c. Visit the cave takes about. 45 minutes, which is dostr to nepripravní premrzli to the bone! Entrance fee per person is € 5, photography and/or viedozáznam is a particular purchase, costs + 7 Euros to input. If you are in the summer sun, overheated (definitely clothes) to the Jasovskej caves, guaranteed to keep you cool and give you the splendor of any you will the first night after visiting the dream. Before entering the caves are also toilets, clean, fragrant with the SOAP, and free of charge!
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  • It's a beautiful cave, definitely worth visiting! Sadly, there are no audioguides for any foreign languages, but you can get the information by scanning a QR code before you enter. Overall, a great experience!
  • Nice cave ,but they don't have option in other languages then Slovakian. When I was translating for my husband the tourist guide seemed very annoyed, she kept talking over us . Not to mention, the way she spoke, she sounded like she is "over it"big pity as we have beautiful caves, but unable to accomodate visitors from different countries. We didn't know we have to buy sticker to take pictures, even thought i told her my husband doesn't speak Slovakian, she kept talking to him in Slovakian.My husband was very unpleasantly shocked, I was sad as I wanted to show my husband my home country.
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