Sobrance is a small town situated in the north-east tip of the East Slovakian Lowlands
and became shortly the administrative centre of the new district having the same name.
The town´s territory was colonized in XIVth century. The town has a new technical
infrastructure and citizens´ facilities of higher level.
The town was built on fertile grounds and lies near the highlands Podvihorlatská
pahorkatina which is rich in woodlands, plants and animals.
The part of the town is the health resort Sobranecké kúpele. Its main function is
curative but the resort is fulfilling also the function of a holiday centre.
Points of interest, remarkables and rarities
Sobrance neighbours are full of interesting and attractive places.
Lake Morské oko in the country reservation Vihorlat is one of the nicest nature
seclusions of eastern Slovakia. It is a nature reservation with protected flora and
fauna. Sninský kameň (1005 m) known by its circular view to near mountains and valleys
towers above its surface.
Zemplínska šírava is a water reservoir being a very popular summer recreation region
with several well equipped centres.
Near Sobrance you can find very interesting villages with typical houses, picturesque
forests, meadows and vineyards. From tourists´ point of view it is a country of silence
and new discoveries.
map of surroundings