The village of Vyšný Medzev is situated in the Košice region, in the heart of Slovenské
rudohorie which is a mountain complex in the eastern part of Slovakia.
The village is surrounded by hills and valleys, forests full of berries and colorful
flowers and trees. It is an ideal place for tranquil and relaxing time.
These are the major reasons why this village has got the potential for tourism
activities, especially for walking holidays which can be organized all year round.
Vyšný Medzev (the small village behind the Town)
Points of interest, remarkables and rarities
Summer sporting activities: walking, fishing, swimming, playing skittles
Winter sporting activities: skiing, cross-country skiing, walking
Walking footpath: Vyšný Medzev - Tri studne - Biely Kameň - Kojšová hoľa - Chata Erika -
Vyšný Medzev - Košiare - Kloptaňa
Cultural, sporting and religious events: Village fete, Sporting Day, Musical evening, Skittles competition, special services in the local church
Accommodation: local camping site, apartments SOKOL (sleeps 12 people), the local guest
house used for school trips (sleeps around 40 people)
The village of Vyšný Medzev is a very busy place to visit. There is a Village hall
dating from the 17th century which is now a place there the village offices are. The
local Roman catholic church of St. Maria Magdaléna was built in the baroque-classic
style and is now being renovated.