In case, you like to explore new places, we have prepared some good tips for your travelling around. The surrounding of Humenné, as well as the town, offers various alternatives for cultural and sport activities.
Historical sightseeing in the town
Humenné Palace with its gardens and park
The past site of the landlords- Drughets(who owned the town and its surrounding and close castles) and later Andrassys (with a constant exposition of Palace´s history, exposition of natural history and other exhibitions).
The most eastern located gothic building in Europe- national culture heritage. The part of the church´s decorations are the stained glass windows of the academic painter Mikuláš Klimčák, a Humenné man. In this church are also placed the remnants of St. Bonifác.
Open air folk museum
The exposition is situated only 200 m from the Humenné Palace. It represents the folk wooden architecture of the East-Carpatian region.
Burgher´s houses in the town center
Historical sights in the town´s vicinity
Brekov, Jasenov, Čičva a Vinné
Approximately 3 km away from Humenné, on the mountain ridge Rakovec- Hrabovec- Brekov, 26 eneolitic barrows were discovered. It is a gruop of barrows from the end of the eneolitic period (2-3000 yearc BC) and the beggining of the bronze age.
Uličské, Krivé, Topoľa, Jalová, Ruský Potok, Kalná Roztoka, Hrabová Roztoka
The wooden churches are the Slovak curiosity, their interior and exterior was built only from wood materials. Their most numerous presence is here in the East Slovakia
Krásny Brod monastery
The ruins of monastery and church of the basilian monastic order from the 16th century. Only the chepel was preserved. It is surrounded by a park with beautiful and old chestnuts and linden trees. It was a monastic cemetry in the past.
Snina´s Rock (1005 m above the sea level)
Was created by volcanic activity.
Died- out volcano- the highest peak of Vihorlat mountains (1076 m above the sea level).
The biggest volcanic lake in Slovakia, national preserved reservation.
Ponds in Brestove a Volovej
|C1||Humenné, Hažín n/C., Lackovce, Humenné (undemanding trail – 7 km)|
|C2||Humenné, Podskalka, Ptičie, Kamienka, Kamenica n/C., Humenné (trail with undemanding elevation difference – 19 km)|
|C3||Humenné, Chlmec, hrad Jasenov, Jasenov, Humenné (trail with semi- demanding elevation difference to the castle– 13 km)|
|C4||Humenné, Myslina, Gruzovce, Volovské rybníky, Brestov, Humenné (more demanding trail with few elevation differences – 15 km)|
|C5||Humenné, Hažín n/C., Kamenica n/C., Dlhé n./C. – Trist, Humenné (more demanding trail, relatively long, but not many elevations– 36 km)|
|C6||Humenné, hrad – Brekov, Brekov, Humenné (trail with more demanding walk up to the castle– 15 Km)|
|C7||Humenné, Porúbka, Vinianský hrad, Vinné jazero, Humenné (demanding trail with more elevation differences – 40 km)|
|C8||Humenné, Porúbka, jazero Vinné, Zemplínska šírava, Jovsa, Remetské Hámre, Morské oko, Humenné (very demanding trail for proficient bikers– 70 km)|
Humenne’s sport zone
Socces stadium, small football field
Mini- court with artificial grass
Recreational zone of the river Laborec
Outdoor and indoor Lido, 2 swimming pools
Other turistic curiosities
The good soldier Švejk journey
The journey of the novel main character good soldier Švejk starts from the main railway to the Polish town Sanok.
Andy Warhol museum
Constant exhibition of the world known pop- art artist, whose parents came from this town.