WRAPPED IN A MYSTERY : VYCHYLOVKA AND MEGOŇKY

Technical phenomenon and “out-of-place artifact” hidden in the deep forests of northern Slovakia.

Historic Forest Railway in Vychylovka uses switchbacks to overcome the local steep inclination and the altitude difference of 217 meters and it is a technological masterpiece of world prominence operating in Slovakia.

Megoňky, mystery stones or boulders. These regular spheres with diameter 10 to 260 cm rolled out after excavation in a rock quarry which was producing rock to treat mountain brook channels in the 1980’s.

How to get there?

- by car using D1 highway to Žilina and E75 route to Vychylovka village, approximately two hours’ drive from Bratislava

Eat here

Hotel Chateau Gbeľany

Sleep here

Hotel Chateau Gbeľany

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