Čičmany

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Čičmany (German Zimmermannshau, Hungarian Csicsmán) is a folks village in Central Slovakia.

Understand[edit]

Čičmany is one of the few folk villages which remain intact in Central Europe. It represents a local vernacular style of architecture characterized by the use of dark wood and its white ornamentation in floral patterns similar to gingerbread. This is still a living tradition and such houses are drawn over again and again.

Get in[edit]

The is a sparse bus connection from Rajecke Teplice. Otherwise it is a 30-40 minutes drive from Žilina.

Get around[edit]

The village is small and manageable on foot.

See[edit]

The village main attraction is its folk architecture. There are two souvenir shops vending local crafts. It is also possible to visit the inside of two of the houses.

Do[edit]

Hike in the nearby woods.

Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

There are two restaurants and two bars operating in Čičmany.

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

There are two hotels operating in Čičmany.

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